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Posted in thread: Cleaning sewer line on 04-11-2014 at 05:59 PM
I've heard that recommendation told to me countless times. But I think is was in the context of
clearing the drain line in general, not to unclog a toilet.To close out my original problem
Posted in thread: Normal temperature variation on 07-29-2011 at 05:04 PM
Thanks. I'll do some monitoring of the defrost cycles to see if it's related. Just one of the
many issues I have with this fridge. Not a happy camper.
Posted in thread: Normal temperature variation on 07-23-2011 at 12:47 AM
I've noticed that my side by side refrigerator's temperature varies up to 10 degrees or more at
times. I use a dial temp gauge which sits in the same area to observe this. I notice no pattern
as to wh...
Posted in thread: Cleaning sewer line on 11-07-2010 at 10:30 AM
I have some muriatic acid, which I'm told can work. The question is; how much and how do I use
it? I recently had family visit, and no drain problems before they came, so a house full of
women and hal...
Posted in thread: Cleaning sewer line on 11-06-2010 at 05:02 PM
Hello,My main drain line is starting to back up when draining large amounts of water into it
(washer or bathtub). Is there an effective drain cleaner I can pour into my basement floor
drain? I'd like ...
Posted in thread: Drilling in brick on 09-16-2010 at 01:35 PM
Thanks. I checked out hammer drills and out of my budget for this use. I used my 3/8" drill and
masonry bit. I used a 1/4" bit w/same size lead anchors into the mortar. They fit in loosely. A
Posted in thread: Drilling in brick on 09-14-2010 at 10:56 AM
Although a great idea, mounting a separate post is not an option for a couple reasons;A
sidewalk runs adjacent to the wall (which is actually the garage wall),and a downspout runs
w/in inches of the e...
Posted in thread: Drilling in brick on 09-13-2010 at 11:14 PM
Hello,I have a gate which adjoins the side of my house, with the latch side against my brick
exterior wall. When installed several years aqo, the contractor butted a 2x4 against the brick
to hold the ...
Posted in thread: House settling? on 11-18-2008 at 07:23 PM
Looks like a concrete foundation. Now that I think of it, the majority of cracks happened
during a relatively short period of time, and may speak to the drought we had in CO over a
period of several y...
Posted in thread: House settling? on 11-17-2008 at 11:11 PM
Hello,I have a 1962 brick ranch with full basement. As I was considering its purchase 10+ years
ago, I noticed a crack in the living room drywall which ascended up the wall and half way
across the cei...