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Yesterday, I replaced the lift cords on a 2″ wood blind that had one broken string and another that was badly frayed and probably would have broken soon. Restringing a wood blind is usually a bit of a yawner, but this one was kind of interesting because it illustrates a problem that is common with…
One day last week I was scheduled to install some woven wood shades in a cabin in the Tahoe City area of Lake Tahoe. I was told that a key would be left under the mat by the front door and I was to let myself in, install the shades, and then lock up again…