Last Activity:12-21-2014 6:41 PM
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Posted in thread: Troubleshooting ceiling light on 12-21-2014 at 10:22 AM
The lighted switch will make a CFL flicker. Are you sure the old switch is also not a lighted
one that does not light anymore?
Posted in thread: Firebox modification on 12-16-2014 at 11:37 AM
Maybe. Only someone who can see the fireplace can tell if the structure can handle the
Posted in thread: Used Hot Tub/Spa - Help figuring out what size breaker and GFCI to use on 12-15-2014 at 09:37 AM
#8 is only good for 40 amps. You need to use the #6.
Posted in thread: Footing above natural grade requirements on 12-10-2014 at 11:51 AM
Pressure treated wood or not, all wood should be at least 8" above the grade on the outside. I
think the stem wall is your best option.
Posted in thread: Befuddled over a fireplace! on 12-04-2014 at 04:33 PM
Post some picture. Fireplaces I have seen usually have a fire brick as the base not mortar.
Posted in thread: Furnace regulations on 12-04-2014 at 08:31 AM
Those would be in the manufacturers install directions under minimum clearance specifications.
Posted in thread: Yes, it's for cats on 12-03-2014 at 09:03 AM
I wonder what it would take to snake-proof something like that. One mongoose.
Posted in thread: space above new room in garage on 11-24-2014 at 09:45 AM
I would just insulate over the entire garage. There are time I want to work in the garage a bit
more insulation is always helpful.
Posted in thread: fixing a wooden door that's coming apart at the seams on 11-21-2014 at 10:08 PM
Doesn't matter if it is interior or exterior rated. You want a door that is fire rated, the
same size and the same thickness.Then you will need to mount the hinges and lock set onto the
Posted in thread: Need help wiring range on 11-21-2014 at 09:28 AM
The appliance can be rewired with a 4 prong cord. There is no need to continue to use a three