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Posted in thread: DIY Radon Mitigation Help on 02-02-2015 at 08:36 AM
My old house has a large, open crawlspace besides a small basement. I am going to do a radon
test to determine if I have excess radon in those areas. Even if I do not find high radon
levels I would li...
Posted in thread: What's your Temp? on 01-16-2015 at 09:29 AM
39 and sunny here right now. Supposed to be in the 40's. Nice day here but got back from St.
Pete FL yesterday. Still adjusting to wearing long pants and shoes.
Posted in thread: 14ga switch leg on a 12ga circuit on 09-10-2014 at 09:31 AM
Yes the things the uniformed do to electrical circuits is amazing. As I said as a fireman I got
to tear open things when there was a problem and see what had been done providing the building
Posted in thread: 14ga switch leg on a 12ga circuit on 09-09-2014 at 09:25 AM
OK I am going to play devils advocate here and ask a question I know will be controversial. I
do not have access to an NEC code book so I can't look at the code language, but I agree that a
20 amp cir...
Posted in thread: How to dig a pond? Concrete related. on 08-29-2014 at 02:19 PM
Our local rental place has about the same setup made by Toro. I have never used one but they
have several attachments, are compact and look easy to operate.
Posted in thread: One Word Game on 08-21-2014 at 01:25 PM
Posted in thread: What can I do to save money on a new walk-in tile shower? on 08-21-2014 at 11:57 AM
Shower bases are like most things. Too cheap is probably not the way to go, but you won't
necessarily need the very top end either. The lower end ones are usually all plastic, not very
rigid and thin....
Posted in thread: What can I do to save money on a new walk-in tile shower? on 08-20-2014 at 03:11 PM
OK, First you need to find a shower base that you like and get it there so you can adapt your
drain plumbing to work with it. Even if you want a plumber to do that job he will likely want
the shower b...
Posted in thread: Question Regarding Ground Wire for Light Fixture on 08-19-2014 at 05:19 PM
Sorry was not trying to confuse the issue. Guess I was trying to address Wuzzat's question as
Posted in thread: What is my subfloor made of ? on 08-19-2014 at 04:29 PM
I'd agree with Neal. Looks like lightweight concrete. Often used on upper floors in place of
double 5/8 sheetrock on the ceiling below to reduce fire spread.