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Posted in thread: Running a gas furnace off a generator.... on 12-05-2013 at 04:11 PM
Yes that would be the safe way to do it. Now if your generator has a very noisy output (ie AC
not sound) it might be a problem. Hook it up and try it out before you need it for real.
Posted in thread: Toilet water in sump pump pit on 11-23-2013 at 03:52 PM
You need a check valve in the pump discharge line so water will only go 1 way.
Posted in thread: 3way wiring on 11-10-2013 at 08:07 PM
Looks like they just used a 3 way for a single. I have one at another house that used to be on
a 3 way but the second switch was removed.
Posted in thread: I was splitting a bunch of wood today and... on 11-10-2013 at 08:01 PM
I just leave them outside into the cold weather kills any that would be left.
Posted in thread: How to replace this door strip on 11-09-2013 at 08:07 PM
Looks like some of the stuff I had in our old farm house, I think it was a felt type strip and
was glued in place with maby a few small nails.
Posted in thread: Furnace Noise during startup on 11-04-2013 at 07:33 PM
The inducer motor is for combustion air, the one at the bottom is what moves the air through
the furnace into the living area.
Posted in thread: My computer decided I am blind on 10-31-2013 at 07:47 PM
Well at least now you can read the fine print;)
Posted in thread: Well problems on 10-10-2013 at 09:21 PM
Sounds like a leak between the check valve and the pump. When the pump shuts off the leak lets
air into the pipe and when the pump turns on again it pushes the air into your plumbing system.
Take the ...
Posted in thread: NO HEATER at all yet; Tiny Log Cabin.. the options are? on 10-06-2013 at 08:39 PM
First off logs do NOT have an R value but are classed as thermal mass, with only a 4" log it
won't be much. In floor radiant would heat thru out but recovery time would be a lot longer
than a flame of...
Posted in thread: Electric WH - no heat? on 10-06-2013 at 07:58 PM
As Joe D says check across both wires for 240V if you have that check across the upper element
for the same. No light behind the reset button. with a cold tank the upper element comes on
first until i...