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Posted in thread: Finished basement not level. on 01-21-2014 at 04:31 AM
My basement floor slopes toward a floor drain. Th actual drain is in the unfinished portion of
the basement. I did nothing to level the floor and it has caused me no issues. It is a carpeted
Posted in thread: Running a gas furnace off a generator.... on 12-05-2013 at 10:50 AM
Not sure if this is the proper forum or not......There seems to be so much conflicting
information on how to make this work. From what I have read, many furnaces will not operate off
of a generator. I...
Posted in thread: Replacing Sewer Line under basement floor on 09-27-2013 at 12:13 PM
My main sewer line (circa 1959) is beginning to fail. My basement is finished and I don't
relish the thought of demolishing walls to get to the sewer line. One plumber has a system
where he digs a hol...
Posted in thread: Concrete around drain and heaving... on 08-15-2013 at 09:14 AM
It is in a lawn but one of my concerns is the fact that lawn mowers etc.will run over these and
I'm concerned over time will possibly break the pipe without some additional support around
Posted in thread: Concrete around drain and heaving... on 08-15-2013 at 06:15 AM
I installed some drainage pipes in my backyard using six inch plastic pipe. The surface drains
use the grates that just slip into the end of the pipe to allow the water to enter. To protect
Posted in thread: Best faucet??? on 04-15-2013 at 06:50 AM
That is like asking what is the best car. Depends on your budget, what room (kitchen, bath)
among a myriad of other things. All things considered, I've used a lot of Delta faucets.
Posted in thread: Best Practices? on 04-10-2013 at 07:22 AM
The boss has requested a fan with a light since this one died and I think I need a few more CFM
Posted in thread: Best Practices? on 04-10-2013 at 06:58 AM
I have blown in insulation in my attic that was rated as R40. Anyway it's a foot deeper than
the tops of the ceiling joists. Seems my bathroom vent fan has died and needs replacement so I
need to get ...
Posted in thread: Two Circuits Sharing Junction Box on 04-03-2013 at 09:31 AM
Exactly my plan....
Posted in thread: Two Circuits Sharing Junction Box on 04-03-2013 at 06:52 AM
I currently have a junction box inside a wall where a switched line separates to drive a light
and a fan. (1 switch turns on the light and fan in a bath) I am pulling a new line to drive the
fan but w...