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DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 03-16-2013, 08:17 PM
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Posted By Sparky723
Thanks, Villa- The countertop is set. The...

Thanks, Villa-
The countertop is set.
The sink is rectangular, so I should be good on room.
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 03-16-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 919
Posted By Sparky723
Cutting hole in new bathroom vanity countertop...

Should I go ahead and mount it to vanity and THEN MEASURE AND CUT HOLE?

OR should I cut hole before mounting counter to vanity?
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-16-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,314
Posted By Sparky723
Without multiple pics, and the ongoing...

Without multiple pics, and the ongoing problems-you need to get a $1,500 home improvement loan and get a whole house rewire.
SOLVE all these problems. I don't care what others say (Neal), its gonna...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-15-2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,542
Posted By Sparky723
551.53 discusses luminaries in showers at an RV...

551.53 discusses luminaries in showers at an RV park or in RV.
552.54 discusses luminaries in a trailer park shower.

Not disagreeing (yet),lol. Just want to see code.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-15-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,542
Posted By Sparky723
Joe, Do you have a code reference?

Joe,
Do you have a code reference?
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-14-2013, 02:47 PM
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Views: 3,542
Posted By Sparky723
Neal, I read that first paragraph 2-3 times...

Neal,
I read that first paragraph 2-3 times and I have no idea what your talking about.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-14-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,314
Posted By Sparky723
I agree. Even if all was working, your setup is...

I agree. Even if all was working, your setup is very old. Cartridge and glass fuses? Yuk. It's time to upgrade and get safe. Since its a little house, you could probably have whole house done for...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-14-2013, 07:15 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,542
Posted By Sparky723
Guess I should live in Mass. Checked it out-if...

Guess I should live in Mass.
Checked it out-if new install, then it is permissible-but not required.
I just would not want to be on toilet or in shower and lights go out just b/c the GFCI tripped...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-13-2013, 02:42 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,314
Posted By Sparky723
I second Neal. Pics would be nice

I second Neal. Pics would be nice
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 03-13-2013, 02:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,759
Posted By Sparky723
I'm not a tile guy but I did the same thing and...

I'm not a tile guy but I did the same thing and I'm learning it was "wrong".
I put Blue rock AND durarock, obviously I now have the same problem as you. However, my shower has been tiled already, I...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-13-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,460
Posted By Sparky723
Glad it's fixed but if wired right, a 12/3 (3...

Glad it's fixed but if wired right, a 12/3 (3 wire) could've been used instead of 2 12/2's (2-2 wires) and been legal. The 2-2 wires just uses more wire.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-13-2013, 02:22 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,542
Posted By Sparky723
Got a code reference?

Got a code reference?
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-12-2013, 12:02 AM
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Views: 3,542
Posted By Sparky723
Put lights on load side, then they are slave to...

Put lights on load side, then they are slave to the gfci. So when it trips, its lights out.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-10-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,460
Posted By Sparky723
Ok. Yes I'm an electrical contractor and yes, I...

Ok.
Yes I'm an electrical contractor and yes, I know the difference between series and parallel ( to whoever asked).

Lights in general can be wired in series, however, can light housings nowadays...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-09-2013, 01:05 AM
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Views: 3,542
Posted By Sparky723
No. Do not wire this way.

No. Do not wire this way.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-09-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,460
Posted By Sparky723
Joe, They can be wired in series. Your diagram...

Joe,
They can be wired in series. Your diagram shows you taking your line neutral to the last light.
Why not wire it like normal?
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 03-09-2013, 12:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 785
Posted By Sparky723
Are you telling him that's the only reason not to...

Are you telling him that's the only reason not to wire the cans in series? I can understand receptacles, but cans?
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