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  1. halb replied to the thread Red potatoes.

    No time to teach that in HS because they were preparing for college. They'll probably get to potatoes in grad school.

    Oct 23, 2018 at 6:02 AM
  2. halb replied to the thread Why people have no taste.

    Parenting 101: You don't ASK you TELL. And if they won't eat what you put in front of them they don't eat. You'll see how fast they...

    Oct 23, 2018 at 5:57 AM
  3. halb replied to the thread Why people have no taste.

    No, I don't think offering fruits and veggies in place of junk food is unacceptable but what difference does it make if they won't eat...

    Oct 22, 2018 at 6:07 PM
  4. halb replied to the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    So that would mean that the building was once a restaurant (or some other food service operation) converted into a residence? And if so,...

    Oct 18, 2018 at 7:43 AM
  5. halb replied to the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    Not here in NY. HD is a state agency and inspectors are civil service employees on a fixed pay grade. It would be their DREAM to get...

    Oct 18, 2018 at 1:28 AM
  6. halb replied to the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    Nahh. He doesn't even have to let them in.

    Oct 18, 2018 at 12:19 AM
  7. halb replied to the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    Otherwise how would the HD even know the kitchen existed?

    Oct 17, 2018 at 9:09 PM
  8. halb liked sgsvirgil's post in the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    With this issue, the devil lives in the details. The detail at issue here is the term "commercial" in description of this person's...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 9:07 PM
  9. halb replied to the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    No, but he shouldn't get carried away. We had a topic here recently where somebody had a personal chef and was inviting from 30 to 100...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 7:29 AM
  10. halb replied to the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    It's part of your homeowner's insurance. You don't have to have homeowner's... unless you have a mortgage.

    Oct 17, 2018 at 5:12 AM
  11. halb liked Tyler520's post in the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    they do require certain equipment...but sometimes consumer grade products are acceptable; and sometimes there isn't a difference. it all...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 5:03 AM
  12. halb liked Tyler520's post in the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    maybe...maybe not. all depends on what equipment is there. after all, you dont "have" to have fire insurance for a residential kitchen....

    Oct 17, 2018 at 5:02 AM
  13. halb liked sgsvirgil's post in the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    I don't know if you are in the US or not, but, here, most jurisdictions determine if a kitchen is commercial or residential by how its...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 5:01 AM
  14. halb liked Tyler520's post in the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    as an architect who specializes in restaurant design, i agree with halb; that it was in the house before he moved in is probably the...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 5:01 AM
  15. halb liked Tyler520's post in the thread Do you think this is an unusual health code regulation?.

    not necessarily, because a home owner has every right to install those things without operating commercially, if they wanted by...

    Oct 17, 2018 at 5:01 AM