Last Activity:08-21-2013 7:44 AM
Posted in thread: indoor/outdoor power on 08-20-2013 at 01:43 PM
Bingo! Thanks to all for the assistance. I just got home from work and looked behind the junk
piled up against the garage wall. Sure enough, there is a GFCI that was tripped. I reset it and
all is fin...
Posted in thread: indoor/outdoor power on 08-20-2013 at 12:52 AM
My apologies. This situation has me tired and stressed. That sentence should have read, Nothing
has been added and there are NO outlets in the soffit.
Posted in thread: indoor/outdoor power on 08-19-2013 at 07:49 PM
There is no power between black & ground. No lights went off. Everything else around the house
is working fine. Every outlet, switch, light, ceiling fans. Just the three exterior outlets are
dead. I h...
Posted in thread: indoor/outdoor power on 08-19-2013 at 06:51 PM
I just shut off every breaker and tightened every screw. I checked all three outside outlets
and everything is tight. Turned on the breakers and checked for power. Each breaker has voltage
Posted in thread: indoor/outdoor power on 08-19-2013 at 06:10 PM
I removed the outlet in question as well as the other two and checked the wires. Everything is
connected tight. Since every breaker in the box has power coming out, I don't know where to
trace the wir...
Posted in thread: indoor/outdoor power on 08-19-2013 at 05:29 PM
I'm totally stumped on this one. I'm having a screened porch built. The sub was here today
using the outside outlet for power in the rain. The power to the outlet cut out and the sub
called me at work...
Posted in thread: window issue? on 11-18-2012 at 06:30 AM
No, I've thought that out in the past. It can happen anytime, with the window sitting unopened
for a long period of time.
Posted in thread: window issue? on 11-18-2012 at 03:16 AM
No, not thermal expansion. This sound is definitely mechanical. I would describe it as a spring
loaded sound inside the window frame.
Posted in thread: window issue? on 11-17-2012 at 05:13 AM
I have two vinyl, single hung windows, side by side in my bedroom. My house was built in 2004.
Ever since the house was built, I'm hearing a "SNAP" sound coming from one of the windows. When
Posted in thread: New guy on 11-10-2012 at 06:05 PM
Hi, my name is Vick and I live in Florida. I'm a carpenter by trade and can hold my own with
electrical and plumbing. I'm currently enrolled in HVAC school to learn something new because
the skills I ...