Last Activity:02-14-2012 5:46 AM
Posted in thread: I want to add switches to three outlets that are tied together on 02-13-2012 at 01:05 PM
The drawing will work. However unless your house is wired with conduit it is not practical to
do it that way since cables have two wires in them. Cables to the receptacles should run direct
from the s...
Posted in thread: I want to add switches to three outlets that are tied together on 02-11-2012 at 02:37 PM
Excellent. Thank you.
Posted in thread: I want to add switches to three outlets that are tied together on 02-11-2012 at 12:10 PM
I have three outlets on the same circuit. Currently they are wired in series where the line
hops from one outlet to the next, as does the neutral and the ground.I want to have each outlet
Posted in thread: Gas water heater seems to be failing on 04-25-2008 at 12:57 PM
I have a 30 Gal kenmore gas water heater from 1981. It is supplying less and less hot water all
the time (the water can start out hot, but almost immediately gets warm, then cool... I can
barely make ...
Posted in thread: Can I have outlets and overhead on same circuit... on 04-25-2008 at 12:42 PM
It occurs to me that I never thanked you guys for the info. So.... thanks!I ran a circuit
(well... 12-2 wire really - nothing is hooked up) to each bedroom in preparation for the day
when I actually g...
Posted in thread: Can I have outlets and overhead on same circuit... on 04-14-2008 at 04:51 PM
In a bedroom?I rewired my kitchen and one thing has led to another... turns out the kitchen
outlets, the two kitchen overhead lights, the hallway light, and one full bedroom were on a
single circuit. ...
Posted in thread: Skim coating over "knock down" texture? on 04-14-2008 at 04:31 PM
Hey guys,Thanks for all your input. I'm still stuck doing some additional (and unexpected)
electrical work at the moment, but once I am done it's on to the walls.crewguy, thanks for your
input. I thin...
Posted in thread: Skim coating over "knock down" texture? on 04-08-2008 at 08:53 PM
Thanks for the quick reply. I used the powdered stuff when I did it but I don't know if it was
the fast-set stuff or not (I suspect not). I was also fairly inconsistent when adding water. In
fact, I t...
Posted in thread: Replacing a subfloor on 04-08-2008 at 12:05 PM
Ok,So I never actually got the time lapse thing going (just too busy and I wanted to get
started on the floor).I have managed to get the existing flooring off and was lucky... the
Posted in thread: Skim coating over "knock down" texture? on 04-08-2008 at 11:53 AM
Hi there,I did a search but I cannot seem to find anyone who has asked this question. Pardons
if it is plastered (no pun intended) all over the place.I have drywall with what I think is
called "knock ...