How To Adjust And Keep Roof Square #Shorts

How To Adjust And Keep Roof Square #Shorts

All right now, we’ve got a metal coming from there to here. You can’t always count on the framing on the sofit and fascia or the roofing to be square. So you want to try to catch it as you go along. Hey, I’m running out of square. You want to squeeze the top in … Read more

How To Seal A Metal Awning #Shorts

How To Seal A Metal Awning #Shorts

All right. So what we’ve done is run screws through the rib right here into the one by four about every two feet or more or less. More is not going to be worse. And then we’re going to seal this up here so water doesn’t stay in there and leak behind, which is what … Read more

How to Measure For Roof Penetrations #Short

How to Measure For Roof Penetrations #Short

Okay, guys, there’s another dilemma that you run into is having to cut the penetrations for the roof. In this case, it doesn’t fallout anywhere on. It’s going to go right over the top. What I’m going to do again is to lap over, going to measure to show 4″ to 14. Then measured from … Read more

DIY Baluster to Support Metal Awning

DIY Baluster to Support Metal Awning

An easy thing to use for support of your diy metal awning is a baluster. They are usually cheap and can do a lot. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Using Balusters as Support02:00 Be an American, not an American’t 🙏 Subscribe, 👍, it helps a lot!!➤❓/ 💬: ask@straightarrowrepair.com➤ Follow https://straightarrowrepair.com/pipf ➤➤I get a little … Read more

How To Cut Down Sun In A Window #Shorts

How To Cut Down Sun In A Window #Shorts

What I use these type of inexpensive awnings for us to keep sun off of the windows. Now, you don’t want to be too high up because then the wind will catch it and blow it over. You don’t want to be too low, then you’re not going to be able to see out of … Read more

Why I Don’t Use Roof Sealant #Shorts

Why I Don't Use Roof Sealant #Shorts

I’m going to tell you something about sealant. before I even show you how I do it. A lot of people, you’ve got some really high engineered and expensive silicones that come in tubes and they work, okay. Anything that comes in a tube, is going to shrink and that’s why I quit using it. … Read more

Marking Roofing Metal For Cuts #Shorts

Marking Roofing Metal For Cuts #Shorts

Okay, the 13 and the 4″. Let’s see a 4″ and a 14, actually. A four right there, right beside the rib. 14 right there, and then there’s a mark right here here, so we can… See the mark is right here. All right, so we have a square here. 🙏 Subscribe, 👍, it helps … Read more

Mobile Home Kitchen Makeover

Mobile Home Kitchen Makeover

We are moving the cabinets, changing the stove. and where the sink will be for the customer. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 What the customer wants done to the kitchen01:00 Trick to removing mobile home cabinets01:38 That counter/cabinet may be much worse than you think02:00 But when you look under the cabinet…03:00 They pulled … Read more

How To Remove Mobile Home Kitchen Cabinets #shorts

Short Tips and tricks By Straight Arrow Repair

Whenever you’re working with these cabinets, we can’t find the screws on the bottom or nothing. There’ll be some up here above the trim and there’ll be some down here. And you can’t see them, and you’re like, Oh, what do I do? You take a, something to pry it. Watch out for all the … Read more

Subfloor – Across the Joists #Shorts

Subfloor - Across the Joists

When doing subfloor, you always want your plywood to go across the floor joists, not with them. If you go with them, you will end up with humps and dips in the floor. Transcript:So, we’re going to go across the floor, for the strength. Across the floor joist, not with it. Across, if you go … Read more

Water Damage Under Linoleum #shorts

Short Tips and tricks By Straight Arrow Repair

Hey, guess what? We’re working in a mobile home that has had water damage from underneath. There’s a leak that was underneath spraying on the bottom floor, got a hole held into the bottom of the plastic and held water there and damaged the bottom of this floor, so of the floor is deteriorating because … Read more

Wet Subfloor Under Linoleum #shorts

Well, we pulled the linoleum up, and if you notice, you can tell it’s been wet. Even though, it was wet from underneath. This is what will happen if you let that water stay underneath and spray. The bottom of it. You won’t show through the linoleum, but it’s already swelling up and going down. … Read more

Plug In Electric Tester #shorts

Short Tips and tricks By Straight Arrow Repair

We ah, tore down a wall, and the wiring has got to be figured out. It actually is hot. I have this plug in tester which I think is one of the most comprehensive tools that you can have, particularly the individual. Who doesn’t have a lot of experience. Tells you a lot of different … Read more

Toilet Fill Valve #Shorts

Short Tips and tricks By Straight Arrow Repair

So if you see water running, trickling down in here, making movement in the bowl, there’s one or two things. Either the flapper down below is not seating, or in this case, the fill valve runs until it overflows. So it’s not stopping. It should be stopping. And it’s like you would normally adjust it … Read more

Metal Roof Coating

Metal Roof Coating

So what we’re using is this called asphalt, cement for roofs, all weather, roofs, cement. Now it’s getting harder to used to be just it was called tar, but that has changed. And so this this is from Lowe’s is made by blackjack. We want to make sure it’s stiff not something liquid like. I … Read more

Ryobi One Circular Saw

Ryobi One Circular Saw

New Ryobi One circular saw. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Unboxing Ryobi One Circular Saw03:57 Be an American not American’t Hi, I’m Phil Bridges, owner of Straight Arrow Repair. Ever want to know how a repairman fixes things? Well come with me, and I’ll show you how I solve problems. Let’s make things better … Read more

Folding Razor Knife

Folding Razor Knife

Here’s a tool you will need on just about every job. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Folding razor knife01:23 Be an American not American’t Hi, I’m Phil Bridges, owner of Straight Arrow Repair. Ever want to know how a repairman fixes things? Well come with me, and I’ll show you how I solve problems. … Read more

How To Check An Electric Water Heater

How To Check An Electric Water Heater

Phil runs through the steps of checking an electric water heater to see if it’s working. We were called out because there’s no hot water. There will be other videos showing how he replaces the water heater. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Checking an electric water heater that has no hot water00:45 Not a … Read more

Shower Base Installation On Wood

Shower Base Installation On Wood

We’re installing an Allen and Roth acrylic shower base 60×30″ into the mobile home that we just replaced the flooring in. This is part 2 of that mobile home bathroom repair and remodel. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:20 Unboxing the shower base00:30 Showing the instructions00:40 Need to take off the blue plastic00:50 You’ll be … Read more

Water Level

Water Level #shorts

Hey, guys. This is a, what I have made is a water level. It’s made from PVC adapter and then a test plug to keep it solid bottom, and then a barbed fitting coming out of here and then silicone here. And then with 50 foot of, of the three eighths line. Then I put … Read more

Using Pergo Flooring for Releveling

Using Pergo Flooring for Releveling #shorts

Using flooring to Relevel a trailer. Hey, as opposed to using sometimes wedges, oak wedges and things that might compress. I did find that this old pogo snap together floor, this stuff does not and I repeat, does not crush much at all. It’s already compressed as hard as it can be. So a lot … Read more

Swenson Shear for Cutting Roofing Metal

Swenson Shear for Cutting Roofing Metal

Hi guys. This is another tool I don’t use very often, but it’s called a Swenson shear, s-w-e-n-s-o-n shear And you can change the profiles to the metal that you’re cutting with this. This is used for cutting metal, metal roofing, metal siding for commercial metal building It’s not something that most people can afford … Read more

Rain or Shine Plumbing – Wet or Dry PVC Glue

Rain or Shine Plumbing - Wet or Dry PVC Glue

Hey, guys. This is a chemical we use a lot for PVC. It’s called rain or shine because you can put it in wet situation and you can put it on. It’s it’s done in blue. So, you know that blue have been used, but like a lot of times sewer lines are running water … Read more

Quick Run Through Curved Metal Roof

Quick Run Through Curved Metal Roof #shorts

This is the fastest run through on a metal roof. I never would have thought the guys could hit everything needed, but they DID! So you can do a metal roof on a rounded roof mobile home. Let me show you how. You’re going to use one by fours that are sixteen foot long. You … Read more

Oak Wedges for Releveling #shorts

Oak Wedges for Releveling #shorts

Hey, guys, I’m getting ready to go under house and or other buildings and use wedges to get that final little bit of adjustment. The difference between the wedges I use and most wedges is these are made up oak so that whenever the weight gets on it, it doesn’t crush I don’t lose what … Read more

Non-Contact AC Voltage Tester

Non-Contact AC Tester

Non-contact AC Voltage tester. This is a real handy little tool that I use when I can find it. Don’t get lost or taken for somebody else’s convenience. This is what I call a voltage tick, but at Harbor Freight, which is a number of other places you can get at. Pretty much a lot … Read more

Magnetic Light

Magnetic Light

One more time into the breach. We’re fixing to go underneath a house. And also when we go in the attic, we have need for lights. This is a particular light that’s great for going underneath a mobile home, jacking it up. And or working on plumbing because it has a magnet right here. And … Read more

Unusual Breaker Problems Electrical

Unusual Breaker Problems Electrical

Unusual problems you can run into with breakers. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Breaker still not working00:53 Try pulling the breaker completely out01:26 Be an American not an American’t Hi, I’m Phil Bridges, owner of Straight Arrow Repair. Ever want to know how a repairman fixes things? Well come with me, and I’ll show … Read more

Inexpensive Headlamps #shorts

Inexpensive Headlight

Inexpensive Headlights Because I’m getting ready to go into underneath a house. It’s gonna be a lot of darkness. This is a very inexpensive headlamp. I buy them, almost lose them constantly because they get misplaced. But there are only 3.99 at Harbour Freight, and it really does a pretty good job and doesn’t use … Read more

Get Rid Of Bad Smells In House – OdoBan

Get Rid Of Bad Smells In House - OdoBan

Just a little tip on how to combat nasty smells. We have been cleaning up a lot of nasty trailers and this product works every time. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Cleaning up nasty trailers from renters00:49 OdoBan great product01:28 Be an American not an American’t Hi, I’m Phil Bridges, owner of Straight Arrow … Read more

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