Last Activity:04-25-2009 3:30 AM
Posted in thread: "Sealing" can lights in 2nd floor ceiling (to attic)? on 04-24-2009 at 09:26 PM
I'll check to see if the cans are IC rated. I hope they are - they are covered with cellulose
insulation in the attic.Do you buy the gaskets?
Posted in thread: "Sealing" can lights in 2nd floor ceiling (to attic)? on 04-24-2009 at 12:05 AM
Heard that you can reduce cooling and heat leakage by sealing can lights in your 2nd floor
ceiling. What's the best way to do that? I could lift the ring from the ceiling and caulk under
that, but not...
Posted in thread: Interior flood light keeps burning out on 04-23-2009 at 11:56 PM
Thanks for the feedback. I decided to try a CFL lamp drawing 15 watts, I decided toin stall a
15W CFL producing 65W equivalent lighting. I'll let you know what happens.
Posted in thread: Question on venting mircowave oven on 04-19-2009 at 05:57 PM
Just got new cabinets and a new microwave over the oven. I have a problem with the venting. The
new microwave uses a 11" by 4" rectangular opening in the back center of the cabinet. The
exhaust vent t...
Posted in thread: Interior flood light keeps burning out on 04-19-2009 at 05:24 PM
I have an interior flood light over the sink in my kitchen. I've lived in this house for 7
years, and have occassionally had to replace this light. Lately, however, when I replace the
bulb, it burns o...