Last Activity:10-18-2009 10:16 AM
Posted in thread: House circuit puzzle ??? on 07-31-2009 at 07:01 PM
I'm sure you've thought of this but could the circuits be labeled wrong? I almost shocked the
crap out of myself when we first moved into our house because our circuits where not labeled
Posted in thread: Basic Soldering of copper pipe on 07-30-2009 at 08:09 PM
Thank you for the post Nestor, very informative. I definitely appreciate knowing why certain
steps need to be taken and the science behind it.
Posted in thread: Small leak in compression fitting on 07-30-2009 at 04:57 AM
Thanks Nestor, I like the idea of the coupling way better and will most likely go that route
once I feel comfortable enough. Thanks for putting up the post about soldering as well, I
Posted in thread: Small leak in compression fitting on 07-29-2009 at 05:11 PM
Well I cut off the compression fitting and put in another one, tightened it up, and it's
working fine. I did have a couple of questions for the future though.First, about the short
pipe coming out of ...
Posted in thread: Small leak in compression fitting on 07-27-2009 at 07:01 PM
Nestor that sounds like great advice. I've read enough to know that you never put a compression
joint inside a wall. I planned on getting a length of copper pipe and soldering away till I was
Posted in thread: Small leak in compression fitting on 07-27-2009 at 05:45 PM
Sounds like a plan. I made sure to leave a little extra length of pipe just in case I messed
things up so I'll tighten it up and see how things go.
Posted in thread: Small leak in compression fitting on 07-27-2009 at 05:01 PM
Hey everyone. My plumbing under my kitchen sink was super corroded and figured I'd sleep better
at night knowing it was fixed so I set out to do my first plumbing job since I bought my
house.I just fi...
Posted in thread: Garage door and concrete slab not matching up on 06-14-2009 at 04:33 PM
Great news! My garage door opener wasn't really cutting it with the new, stronger, heavier door
so I invested in a beefier garage door opener. I installed it today and with the new opener the
Posted in thread: Garage door and concrete slab not matching up on 06-13-2009 at 04:38 AM
Thanks Glenn. I like the hose idea, but would like to look into a little bit more professional
look :). I'm going to look into some of the products available that are glued to the floor to
help seal u...
Posted in thread: Garage door and concrete slab not matching up on 06-12-2009 at 01:24 PM
I just had a new garage door put in and now the door and the slab don't match up so there's a
big gap between the bottom of the door and the floor.It's not a gap underneath the door though.
If you wal...