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DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 02-13-2012, 12:05 PM
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Posted By bvz
Actually, this isn't in a wall but rather in a...

Actually, this isn't in a wall but rather in a long metal "power strip"... the kind where you have 9 single outlets in a row (but no surge protector). I want each bank of three outlets to be...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 02-11-2012, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 691
Posted By bvz
Excellent. Thank you.

Excellent. Thank you.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 02-11-2012, 11:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 691
Posted By bvz
I want to add switches to three outlets that are tied together

I have three outlets on the same circuit. Currently they are wired in series where the line hops from one outlet to the next, as does the neutral and the ground.

I want to have each outlet...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Appliance Discussion 04-25-2008, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,632
Posted By bvz
Gas water heater seems to be failing

I have a 30 Gal kenmore gas water heater from 1981. It is supplying less and less hot water all the time (the water can start out hot, but almost immediately gets warm, then cool... I can barely...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 04-25-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,805
Posted By bvz
It occurs to me that I never thanked you guys for...

It occurs to me that I never thanked you guys for the info. So.... thanks!

I ran a circuit (well... 12-2 wire really - nothing is hooked up) to each bedroom in preparation for the day when I...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 04-14-2008, 04:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,805
Posted By bvz
Can I have outlets and overhead on same circuit...

In a bedroom?

I rewired my kitchen and one thing has led to another... turns out the kitchen outlets, the two kitchen overhead lights, the hallway light, and one full bedroom were on a single...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Flooring 04-14-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,916
Posted By bvz
Hey guys, Thanks for all your input. I'm...

Hey guys,

Thanks for all your input. I'm still stuck doing some additional (and unexpected) electrical work at the moment, but once I am done it's on to the walls.

crewguy, thanks for your...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Flooring 04-08-2008, 08:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,916
Posted By bvz
Thanks for the quick reply. I used the powdered...

Thanks for the quick reply. I used the powdered stuff when I did it but I don't know if it was the fast-set stuff or not (I suspect not). I was also fairly inconsistent when adding water. In fact,...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Flooring 04-08-2008, 12:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 19,522
Posted By bvz
Ok, So I never actually got the time lapse...

Ok,

So I never actually got the time lapse thing going (just too busy and I wanted to get started on the floor).

I have managed to get the existing flooring off and was lucky... the plywood...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Flooring 04-08-2008, 11:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,916
Posted By bvz
Skim coating over "knock down" texture?

Hi there,

I did a search but I cannot seem to find anyone who has asked this question. Pardons if it is plastered (no pun intended) all over the place.

I have drywall with what I think is...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Flooring 03-19-2008, 12:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 19,522
Posted By bvz
InspectorD, Thanks so much for taking the...

InspectorD,

Thanks so much for taking the time to answer my questions! I really appreciate it.

I'm getting fiber strand bamboo floors from teragren. They emailed me today and ostensibly...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Flooring 03-17-2008, 10:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 19,522
Posted By bvz
Replacing a subfloor

Hello all,

I am about to remove a tiled kitchen floor which is over 3/4 plywood which is on top of the original 1 x 10 (3/4" x 9.5") diagonal plank subfloor. I am not sure if the plywood is glued...
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