Mobile Home Doors Have Gaps At The Bottom Of The Door

Why do mobile home’s interior doors always have gaps at the bottom? You need them for your heating and air system to work. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Intro00:22 Mobile home doors, what you need to know01:28 Follow us 🙏 Subscribe, 👍, it helps a lot!!➤❓/ 💬: ask@straightarrowrepair.com➤ Follow https://straightarrowrepair.com/pipf ➤➤I get a little for the channel-no charge for … Read more

Why Does My Inside Door Have Gaps #Shorts

Why Does My Inside Door Have Gaps #Shorts

On a mobile home. You’re going to have to replace your doors sooner or later because they make them about as cheap as they can, make them, including the knobs. You can use a house door. In this case, somebody put in a six panel door. But something you need to keep in mind, you … Read more

Simplex Jack – Mechanical Jack

Simplex Jack - Mechanical Jack

Phil shows you how to use a simplex jack. We jacked up a porch with this tool. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 How to work simplex jack01:34 Be an American, not an American’t 🙏 Subscribe, 👍, it helps a lot!!➤❓/ 💬: ask@straightarrowrepair.com➤ Follow https://straightarrowrepair.com/pipf ➤➤I get a little for the channel-no charge for you … Read more

When Releveling Always Keep Level

When Releveling Always Keep Level

Dig it out til it’s level, where you won’t be sitting tilted. “Okay.” Not that we have that much weight, it’s just good habit. And that 2 by 10, or whatever it is, right there beside you can be knocked out. I don’t think that’s doing anything. Should be able to go on up. “Yeah.” … Read more

Why Bottom Steps Break First #shorts

Why Bottom Steps Break First

The screws will hold some, but some 250 lb people walking on that stepping. The thing about people, they’re overweight. They say when they start going down steps, they step really hard. I have a place that has like 15 steps down and the bottom steps are the ones that get the most impact. You … Read more

Mobile Home Water Damaged Exterior Door

Mobile Home Water Damaged Exterior Door

We are replacing an exterior door that has water damage. The door itself was replaced but it still leaked. They tried reinforcing it, but didn’t fix the core problem, a roof leak. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 We are working on an exterior door01:15 Sealed the door all around01:30 Had to shim out the … Read more

Remove A Garden Tub And Shower In Mobile Home

Remove A Garden Tub And Shower In Mobile Home

Phil takes out a garden tub, and shower in a mobile home bathroom remodel. He also goes over some of the plumbing you need to know about. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Intro00:12 Horrible weather00:43 Today we are remodeling a bathroom, what all we are doing03:05 What we are doing to the other bathroom04:00 Pulling out the garden tub04:38 … Read more

Mobile Home Ceiling Water Damage

Mobile Home Ceiling Water Damage

We’ve been called out to clean up a rental property and repair all the water damage from the ceiling and various other leaks throughout the trailer. It’s a bit of a mess. We have seen worse. This is a good example of what unattended water damage can cause. This is also after we have hauled … 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

How To Remove a Garden Tub in a Mobile Home

How To Remove A Garden Tub In A Mobile Home

If you ever needed to pull out a garden tub, this is the video for you. Here they are, pulling out a garden tub from the mobile home master bedroom. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Intro00:12 Pulling off the trim00:48 All the screws were stripped out01:20 The trim is a quick way for factory to make it look good … Read more

Taking Out A Garden Tub

Taking Out A Garden Tub

We are taking out a garden tub to install a free-standing shower. This first video shows you exactly how to take out a garden tub from a home or mobile home. You have all asked to watch him do all the taking the tub out. This video shows you how, particularly if you’re replacing the … Read more

Mobile Home Skirting Installation – Black Metal Skirting

Mobile Home Metal Skirting Installation - Black Skirting

Follow along with a mobile home metal skirting job. This one is pretty simple, very few cuts. We have other skirting videos that go through difficult cuts. They do the corner trim, and show simple cuts. The results are beautiful. The tool list: Materials you have top-front, j-channel, corner trim, and metal panelsWant: straight snips, … Read more

If You Need to Keep Your Mobile Home Tub

If You Need to Keep Your Mobile Home Tub

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 together. So when you’re coming to a tub like this has these pieces that go over the top of the edge … Read more

Why Your Mobile Home Tub Has Cracks and What Needs to be Done

Why Your Mobile Home Tub Has Cracks And What Needs To Be Done

The mobile home bathroom that we are working on has some cracks. Phil goes through how and why that happens. We cover what you need to do to fix it. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Close up of the tub and the crack00:32 How the tub is setup00:48 Why the tub has cracks01:08 How … Read more

Mobile Home Metal Skirting – How To Cut Around the Mobile Home Tongue

Mobile Home Metal Skirting - How To Cut Around the Mobile Home Tongue

Tough cuts, in this video we show you how to cut around the tongue of a mobile home. He covers why the metal panels have 2 different cuts on the end. We try to cover all the various things you could run into when installing your mobile home, home, or general metal skirting. I could … Read more

How to Fasten Metal Ductwork Under A Mobile Home

How to Fasten Metal Ductwork Under A Mobile Home

The guys are re-securing ductwork in the underbelly of a mobile home. Metal skirting was open so animals could reach and dig into the insulation. The weight of animals has pulled down the ductwork. Phil takes a metal strap to strap the ductwork to the floor joists. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Need to … Read more

Removing A Door in a Mobile Home putting a House Type Door In

Removing A Mobile Home Door to House Type Door In

Removing A Mobile Home Door to House Type Door In. How could you make sure a door is square? Phil goes step-by-step on how the door is out of level, why this is a problem. They remove the door, brick molding, and the door jam, showing you each step. We’ll be back later with the … Read more

Putting a House Type Door in A Doublewide or Singlewide Trailer

House-Type Door

No matter what you have heard you can put a beautiful house type door on a single or doublewide trailer. Here’s a look at what you can accomplish. 00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 You can have a regular house door in a mobile home01:10 Check out how nice the house door looks01:46 Be an … Read more

How to Do Corners With J Channel Mobile Home

Mobile Home J-Channel Corners

Phil helps you cut J-channel inside and outside corners.

Mobile Home Metal Roof Limon, CO

Mobile Home Metal Roof Limon, CO

Phil and Clay drive all the way to Limon, CO, to put a metal roof on a mobile home. Between being sick before he left, missed work for 3 weeks. And while there, he got altitude sickness. Not a good trip. We were glad to help the gentleman in Colorado. He couldn’t find anyone locally … Read more

Who’s Cutting the Trees

Who's Cutting the Trees

Always know who you hire to cut trees. Not all are the same and you could end up with it on your house. 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 … Read more

Drywall Tips – Fast Mud

Foil Tape - Duct Sealing Tape

You’ve seen some of the other Tic Toks or little films, the insulation that you put around ductwork, and insulation that’s already there, or just sealing up ductwork. This is a foil face tape. This one doesn’t have any paper to separate it, but it’s pretty strong more than you would like to sometimes be, … Read more

Foil Tape – Paper Backing #shorts

Foil Tape - Paper Backing #shorts

Foil Tape w-Paper Backing Hey, guys, this is another type of foil tape It has a like a wax paper back on it. Once you start peeling it, working it, you get to where you want a length that you want and you can just take your hand and tear and then you put it … Read more

Metal Duct-work Insulation

Metal Ductwork Insulation

Updated 4-12-22 Metal Ductwork Insulation Here’s another thing that you can buy in a 75 foot long, four foot wide rolls as insulation that goes around metal ductwork. And that way you don’t have condensation and you don’t lose the heat or air conditioning to the outside elements, and that constant batttle. But we wrapped … Read more

Jacking Up A Deck – Jacking A Porch up

Jacking Up A Deck - Jacking A Porch up

Updated 8-11-22 Phil shows you how to use a simplex jack and lag bolts to jack up a deck. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Fixing a little problem that the deck has00:18 Old simplex jack, mechanical jack we use for lighter weights00:56 How the simplex mechanical jack works03:00 Anytime you’re jacking up things you want to keep yourself level06:05 … Read more

Metal Siding Advice – What You Need To Know About Metal Siding

Metal Siding Advice-What you need to know about metal siding

Updated 12-26-21 What you need to know about metal siding. Tips and tricks about what you can do with the metal siding, remove dents, cover with siding, even paint. He’s talking about the original metal the trailer, mobile home comes with. ⏱️Chapters00:00 Talking About Metal Siding-original metal on your mobile home00:20 Extremely hard to match … Read more

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