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Posted in thread: Clueless Girl's Basement Overhead Light Not working on 02-19-2017 at 12:35 PM
Thank you, bud16415. Sorry to not understand but...how do I check the voltage? Also, I don't
mind buying a new fixture but....What bud's talking about is using a VOM, (VOLT, OHM Meter), to
check for t...
Posted in thread: Clueless Girl's Basement Overhead Light Not working on 02-18-2017 at 03:39 PM
That fixture will have a black and white wire connected to it by screw terminals, so with the
switch off loosen the 2 screws holding the fixture to the box and rotate it counterclockwise so
it comes l...
Posted in thread: Doorbell switch on 02-18-2017 at 09:07 AM
The push button should be connected too 2 conductor bell wire, and while you may feel a slight
tingle when holding the bare ends of the conductors in the same hand. So keep the conductors
Posted in thread: Replacing old light switches on 02-17-2017 at 06:47 PM
ok guys. Sorry been a busy week.I broke off the tab so that outlet has Ground, White, Red,
Black and the switch that did nothing before now is now controlling the top outlet. Now it
appears to be conn...
Posted in thread: Inserting Flat File Drawers on 02-17-2017 at 11:54 AM
Isn't fun when the mfg. assumes your file was empty and unused, instead of full and being
Posted in thread: Problem with interior plaster/render on old brick building on 02-17-2017 at 09:16 AM
Speaking to that area alone, it looks like a brick has deteriorated and you should remove more
of the gypsum plaster to expose any more and replace the brick that have deteriorated, then
apply the gyp...
Posted in thread: low pressure plumbing parts. outdoor shower? on 02-16-2017 at 08:37 PM
You have some "inventive" alternatives from plastic tubing, ABS and pvc plumbing parts, which
are readily available.
Posted in thread: Inserting Flat File Drawers on 02-16-2017 at 05:47 PM
If you know the brand of lateral file cabinet you should be able to find a PDF for them or a
dealer who will have the answer.
Posted in thread: Problem with interior plaster/render on old brick building on 02-16-2017 at 11:54 AM
If they are in the masonry then there is an aggregate caulk by SIKAFLEX and if the are just in
the gypsum plaster, route them out with a "church-key, then fill with putty coat.
Posted in thread: Finding history of our house on 02-16-2017 at 09:59 AM
Often in densely populated areas information you are seeking may be housed in several different
offices.Building permits may be in the planning/building dept., or separated.Successive
ownership in a r...