|Posted by jimbo on April 07, 2004 at 10:52:48:|
|In response to It's like this:|
: We may not like it, but the reality of today's world are that homeowners and "handymen" are doing and will continue to do a lot of the work that in years past would have always been done by a "plumber". I won't even go into the reasons for this, but here's a clue: $
Anyone who does not want to offer his expertise for free is of course welcome to stay away from this board. Some of us actually enjoy sharing our knowledge and experience, and gain some satisfaction that as a result, some job somewhere will get done properly.
Personally, I try to limit my input to areas where I feel well qualified to offer sound advice.
In my area, we have no basements, wells, boilers, steam heat, radiators, etc. You will not see me trying to offer advice about something I have only read about.
Let's just all get along.