Yes...the fellow's suggestion to bring in the broken part was good. I will do that next time. 'Cus I know there's going to be a next time. My dad taught my brothers so much; dads--no, parents!--need to teach all their kids the same life skills :) Good for you, rebuilding an entire thing! I'd think running a B&B, you'd have to learn quickly! Thanks for the read. I will be checking out your retirement site, thanks.

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