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Posted in thread: Tips for Painting Cinder Block on 04-22-2016 at 04:34 PM
I have a cinder block wall around my back that is a reddish terra cotta color. The bottom three
rows were painted a matching color to hide staining from mildew. I was told that comes from the
Posted in thread: Switching to electric dryer? on 12-30-2015 at 12:37 PM
I priced an electrician - just a phone conversation - and he guesstimated about $500, including
parts & labor. I had sort of priced things out at a bigbox and I was coming up at close to $200
Posted in thread: Switching to electric dryer? on 12-30-2015 at 12:27 AM
Personally, I'm with sparky. I grew up with a gas dryer, had to buy electric in Texas and
didn't find it nearly as efficient. When I bought the new house in Utah plumbed for gas (yay!)
I paid $100 mor...
Posted in thread: Snap In, No Caulk Shower Drain Repair on 12-30-2015 at 12:21 AM
Yeah, I got that far. Parts from 20 years ago aren't in the flow chart. They apparently have
only the same info I could find. Their job is to look up and sell known published parts, not
actually know ...
Posted in thread: Snap In, No Caulk Shower Drain Repair on 12-28-2015 at 05:28 PM
I meant to include that. It's AB&A, L B 79, ABS-1 2000mm
Posted in thread: Snap In, No Caulk Shower Drain Repair on 12-28-2015 at 03:00 PM
If you don't want to read the story, scroll down to "Repair Question." I like telling my
stories. :). The master shower drain leaks and stinks. I know it leaks, and probably has for a
long time, becau...
Posted in thread: Back to those 3-way Switches... on 10-24-2015 at 08:31 PM
My question before about adding a dimmer to a 4-way configuration was helpful. As it turns out,
I miscounted the switch locations and there are only three. Anyway, I finally got around to
Posted in thread: No Common Wire to Thermostat on 10-22-2015 at 11:08 PM
Yeah, it's an odd contraption I'm not sure about. I get nag reminders about reviews, but I'm
going to have to mess with it a few more times before I can speak intelligently about it. I'm
sure few, if ...
Posted in thread: No Common Wire to Thermostat on 10-22-2015 at 09:56 PM
Done! Now people can hack my HVAC. FYI, I got the thermostat free through a program I'm in with
Home Depot. I'm supposed to review it. All I can say is it was much more difficult than it
should have b...
Posted in thread: No Common Wire to Thermostat on 10-21-2015 at 07:31 PM
You, sir, are a genius. :clap: That's exactly what they did. Now, before I crawl up to see if
it's connected on the air handler/furnace, what are the chances it already is connected if they