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Monthly Archives: September 2011

Use The Soffit

  I wanted to do a post about this for a while and I was gonna take a bunch of pictures and use some diagrams of how the construction features allow for the use of this technique but then I ...

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This is Why We Train

As usual I want to preface my coming comments, that in no way am I trying to be disrespectful to the fireman, or companies in this video. However when you put yourself out there you open yourself up for criticism, ...

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It is that time of year again!

Well folks here in the Metro Richmond area today when folks arose they were met with 60 degree temperatures. While some think this weather is great, a certain portion of our population consider this weather as cold and you know ...

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Richmond Va 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

Well I did it, this morning I climbed 110 stories in honor of the 343 brothers who were murdered on 9/11/01 by faceless terrorists who tried to destroy our way of life, and our country. Its been several hours since ...

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This morning I completed my first 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb. I will be posting the pictures and my thoughts, feelings, etc. in a later post, however I just wanted to take a few moments while I am still getting all ...

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Roof Venting Tactics

Before the Hurriquake hit here in Va I was on a series of Roof venting posts, if you have not read them yet take a look at them here: http://averagejakeff.wordpress.com/2011/08/18/truss-and-stick-built-roof-burn-tests/ , http://averagejakeff.wordpress.com/2011/08/20/more-roof-venting/ ,  http://averagejakeff.wordpress.com/2011/08/22/yes-even-more-vent-stuff/ You all caught up now? Good lets ...

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