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  • Posted in thread: GE Profile Refrigerator Whistling Noise on 11-02-2009 at 08:55 PM
    I have had a GE Profile Bottom-Freezer refrigerator for about 2 years now. I've never had a
    single issue with it until recently. It seems like when the fan hits a certain speed it starts
    resonating. I...

  • Posted in thread: Leak Under Kitchen Sink on 08-07-2009 at 05:48 PM
    Well, it's not up to me to decide the gameplan the homeowner should follow. As long as he/she
    is fully aware of the benefits and consequences of each option open to them, then they can walk
    away from ...

  • Posted in thread: Leak Under Kitchen Sink on 08-06-2009 at 02:39 PM
    Thanks for all the suggestions. Would the easier and cheapest way be just to get another brass
    compression valve like the one that's one there (assuming it will probably fail, too, as the
    years go by)...

  • Posted in thread: Leak Under Kitchen Sink on 08-05-2009 at 10:49 AM
    Recently I was under my kitchen sink and discovered a pool of water under it. Upon further
    investigation I noticed a moderate drip on the cold-water valve. What was odd (to me, at least)
    was that turn...

  • Posted in thread: Worth the Switch to Metal/Permanent Air Filter? on 12-24-2008 at 10:09 AM
    I have a 18x24x1 filter that I am thinking about replacing with a permanent filter. It seems
    like a no-brainer as it would seemingly pay for itself over time.Are there any drawbacks to
    metal-filters? ...

  • Posted in thread: Bathtub Spout Leaks Behind Spout (pics) on 10-14-2008 at 03:41 PM
    My wife (Of all people) suggested capping off the tub-spout pipe and putting the old spout on
    just for looks. I am totally fine with this. How hard is it to cap off a copper pipe like that?

  • Posted in thread: Bathtub Spout Leaks Behind Spout (pics) on 10-14-2008 at 10:03 AM
    Then maybe... the O-ring needs to be replaced? :)Yup, that's my next option. I popped it off
    this morning and will head to Lowe's to see if I can find a new one. If this doesn't work I
    don't know what...

  • Posted in thread: Bathtub Spout Leaks Behind Spout (pics) on 10-14-2008 at 01:36 AM
    That adapter works with a specific brand of tub spout. It should unscrew just like the spout
    did, Then you can get the correct length pipe in there to hold the new spout in the correct
    positionI tried...

  • Posted in thread: Bathtub Spout Leaks Behind Spout (pics) on 10-13-2008 at 10:03 PM
    Well, it didn't go as planned. I went out and bought a, "Universal" spout...but it wasn't very
    universal. The pipe that comes out of my wall has this collar-looking bulge around it with a
    rubber-ring ...

  • Posted in thread: Bathtub Spout Leaks Behind Spout (pics) on 10-12-2008 at 10:34 PM
    Welcome Wallix:No, the spout is not necessarily shot. However, there should not be any water in
    the larger part of the spout behind the point where the shower diverter is lifted. InspectorD
    is correct...

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