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DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum Yesterday, 03:58 PM
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Posted By Wuzzat?
Cutting a hole in the wall by hand to view the...

Cutting a hole in the wall by hand to view the pipe is a low skill job and may have to be done anyway but first probe through the wall with a dull ice pick and if you hit something you can caulk the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Pest Control Yesterday, 03:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 148
Posted By Wuzzat?
We pay $1 per 100 gallons for city water. ...

We pay $1 per 100 gallons for city water.

I guess you could gamble some and run water into this drain for a few hours at a high flow rate and see if that makes the smell go away permanently.
...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Refrigerators Yesterday, 03:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 157
Posted By Wuzzat?
Thanks, folks. . . I printed out this last link. ...

Thanks, folks. . . I printed out this last link.

IIRC, I called the Whirlpool people about a schematic and they evaded the question. They may not want to incur liability by enabling me to work...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 04-18-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 951
Posted By Wuzzat?
Wanting a starlet is not the same as wanting to...

Wanting a starlet is not the same as wanting to be one although I've heard some have it both ways. :D
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 04-18-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 543
Posted By Wuzzat?
I had a '75 Triumph Spitfire with pins through...

I had a '75 Triumph Spitfire with pins through the rear axle that I couldn't remove. Turns out to get that interference fit you put the pins in liquid nitrogen or some such thing before you press...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 04-18-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 951
Posted By Wuzzat?
Thanks. At what point would you say it's...

Thanks.

At what point would you say it's not business as usual? Day 55? It was around then that I started with a vegan meal every 48 hours and pretty much liquids the rest of the time.

With...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Refrigerators 04-18-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 157
Posted By Wuzzat?
My bad. xxxxxxxxxxxx

My bad.
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DIY Home Repair Forum: Pest Control 04-18-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 148
Posted By Wuzzat?
The last time I did it I had to plug the roof...

The last time I did it I had to plug the roof vent with a little inflatable barrel-shaped stopper that had a Shrader valve on it.

It depends on how much pressure you need. 10' of water column in...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 04-18-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 951
Posted By Wuzzat?
10 lbs in 60 days. Five more lbs and I'll get my...

10 lbs in 60 days. Five more lbs and I'll get my cholesterol checked.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Refrigerators 04-18-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 157
Posted By Wuzzat?
Anybody got a schematic for my fridge

model gb2fhdxwq02?
The exploded view is online but no schematic that I could find.

It takes two weeks for a layer of ice to form in the freezer so I will be pulling it out from the wall and...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HouseRepairTalk Website Help 04-17-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 70
Posted By Wuzzat?
This ...

This
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Insulated_glazing
is about as complicated as it gets.

I'd try to find a standard size and modify the window to make it fit, extensively if necessary. A...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Tools 04-17-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 92
Posted By Wuzzat?
These parts are expensive and you may use them...

These parts are expensive and you may use them only once.

I'd look for ways to use tools for this job that are more versatile and commonplace, or rent the tools.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Pest Control 04-17-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 148
Posted By Wuzzat?
Run a garden hose from a faucet to the drain,...

Run a garden hose from a faucet to the drain, pack rags around the hose nozzle to act as a gasket, and with a helper, turn it on full blast.
GPM is gallons per minute. You might get 6 GPM from a...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Pest Control 04-17-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 148
Posted By Wuzzat?
It could be a dead animal in your drain, probably...

It could be a dead animal in your drain, probably a rat who came from the other direction. Force hot water under pressure down the drain from your water heater drain until it runs cold.

If he's...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 04-17-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 126
Posted By Wuzzat?
I think I have trouble imagining framing for...

I think I have trouble imagining framing for complex roofs. :(

My hole saw blades get pretty hot at high RPM unless I wax or soap the sides. Probably the teeth need to be reset, if somebody even...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 04-17-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 543
Posted By Wuzzat?
I would like to be somewhere else when you run...

I would like to be somewhere else when you run that test!:hide:
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 04-17-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 543
Posted By Wuzzat?
I got curious about how much force the chain...

I got curious about how much force the chain cutter in the hardware store needed to cut chains and it's easy to figure the same thing with this project.

With a 3' long handle and a person...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 04-17-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 543
Posted By Wuzzat?
Also a jack that registers the force it is...

Also a jack that registers the force it is pushing against. A steep increase in force means rethinking the project. Since civil engineers are building from scratch they may not have to worry about...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 04-17-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 126
Posted By Wuzzat?
The plywood comes from the store flat/planar. If...

The plywood comes from the store flat/planar. If it's bent downward there must be a force doing this.

I also remember PV=nRT, so
for a fixed attic volume V
as T (attic temperature) goes up...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 04-17-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 324
Posted By Wuzzat?
Makes other property values go down rather than...

Makes other property values go down rather than raising its value.

Accommodates one person, or two (in love).
DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 04-17-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 126
Posted By Wuzzat?
If the plywood is not deflected at midspan it is...

If the plywood is not deflected at midspan it is not carrying a downward force so then you can cut holes if you want.
Use a straightedge or taut string to check this.

If you cut a hole and...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Framing and Foundation 04-17-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 543
Posted By Wuzzat?
I'm gonna' push my luck

and ask some questions about this.

The main reason to use 30 days vs. 30 seconds to raise this building is to let the soil resettle and accommodate the new angle of the building floor?

As the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Chit-Chat 04-17-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 176
Posted By Wuzzat?
We talkin' Miley Cyrus?

We talkin' Miley Cyrus?
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 04-16-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 180
Posted By Wuzzat?
Well, that's one way to put it. Between this...

Well, that's one way to put it.
Between this and waterboarding I think I'd choose the shock.

If you can feel it it's >1 mA. I think the GFCI people have declared that 1/4 A is the most you can...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 04-16-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 180
Posted By Wuzzat?
And current through your hand is much better than...

And current through your hand is much better than current through your chest unless you are getting defibrillated.
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