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  • Posted in thread: Where do I need a GFI in my kitchen? on 10-20-2014 at 05:44 PM
    You need to add your location. It makes a difference.In the USA, for kitchen small appliance
    branch circuits, you do not a GFCI receptacle at each location. You do need GFCI protection at
    each locatio...

  • Posted in thread: Help? I got pictures! on 10-19-2014 at 08:02 AM
    That nub is a bleeder designed to drain the valve when the water is shut off. Usually for
    systems that are shut down for winter. You should be able to just tighten it and stop the leak.
    If that doesn'...

  • Posted in thread: Moving my outlets. on 10-19-2014 at 07:57 AM
    Thanks for the info slownsteady........ JoeD every wall in the house was covered in the lovely
    wood paneling from the 70's. I carefully took it down because it was only nailed on. But yes
    some of the ...

  • Posted in thread: What should i do about the walls? on 10-18-2014 at 06:49 PM
    Here a link to a good info site.

  • Posted in thread: Moving my outlets. on 10-18-2014 at 06:47 PM
    Why would you want cover up nice plaster walls? Are they badly damaged?

  • Posted in thread: Offset Flange Leaking - Best options?? on 10-15-2014 at 05:11 PM
    The rusted flange look like a repair flange to fix a plastic flange that has broken. Unless the
    plastic has cracked a wax ring should seal it.Does the toilet sit flat on the floor and not
    rock? Try a ...

  • Posted in thread: New concrete that got wet hasn't dried on 10-12-2014 at 06:57 AM
    The water was good for the curing of the concrete. It did not damage it. It will be fine over

  • Posted in thread: Home Electrical Oddity on 10-08-2014 at 08:49 AM
    When the POCO comes make sure they check in the meter can also not just the connections at the
    pole, the transformer and the weather head.

  • Posted in thread: Hutch blemish on 10-08-2014 at 08:47 AM
    That is not going to remove. The finish and stain have been removed. You will need to refinish.
    You might get lucky and be able to touch it up but best results will be a total redo of the

  • Posted in thread: Concrete stained oak cabinets. on 10-06-2014 at 03:52 PM
    Any water with iron in. Could be from rusty nails or iron content from source.

December 4, 2013  •  01:26 PM
You were right about the neutral reading 120 V with ground, the neutral could not have been in contact with hot anywhere because that would cause a short and trip the breaker