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    Motion sensor add on

    Is it possible to add a motion sensor or a remote motion sensor (not dusk to dawn) of some sort to an existing outdoor wall mount light sconce? We don’t want to buy a new fixture that isn’t going to match. Attached is the fixtures I have that do not have sensors. Thank you.
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    Pavilion Ceiling wood

    I am having a pavilion build on our patio. The vaulted ceiling will either be cedar or pine. Leaning toward pine as it is much cheaper. I realize cedar holds up better in the long run but I have heard good things about pine. It will be sheltered from rain. It will be stained or painted if...
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    Problems with Florescent Shop/Garage Lights - Convert to LED

    So you kept the old ballasts that powered the fluorescent? If so that is not a good idea at all. Also the Chinese brands are low quality. LED require constant low voltage. Ballasts will burn them out in a short time. Ballast are designed for fluorescent and not LED. Titan LED makes USA...
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    Capped Garage Patio foam

    Our new concrete patio will cap our storage area underneath. I will store my utility trailer and who knows what else. This storage area is attached to a two car garage and separated by a full wall. This storage area has a door in the rear wall leading to our finished basement. As an...
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    Outdoor stairs lighting

    Great ideas everyone. Endless possibilities. I will take it from here. Stay safe
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    Outdoor stairs lighting

    Hi Jeff. The digging just started. Nothing built yet. I am trying to keep a head of everything and if I need to run wiring and so on, to be able to do that before it is constructed. Basically we will have a concrete patio with a vinyl privacy fence surrounding it. The fence will have a gate...
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    Outdoor stairs lighting

    Though the season is about over, we are adding on to our home which includes adding outdoor stairs from our patio to the lower garage. The stairs will be situated behind a privacy fence. Has anyone added lighting to stairs that has worked well? The yard is graded so that it runs down hill and...
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    Kitchen LED-strip Installation

    On a side note Rick, if you have any other fluorescents such as 4' lamps in the garage or other areas, if you want a high quality LED tube to replace those lamps, check out 12 year warranty and a 155,000 rating on all their USA (Phoenix, AZ) manufactured LED Lights. I am a rep...
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    Tapping dryer plug for grow room

    Hey Onion. Check out Titan LED. They manufacture LED grow lights out of their Arizona factory. I can get you information if needed. Titan has had beta sites set up in order to have Titan's brand compared to other brands which are primarily coming from China. Thanks
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    Gas firepit propane to natural gas

    In my original message I mentioned fire pit and grill. It is a fire pit I was referring too. Thanks Snoonyb
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    Gas firepit propane to natural gas

    We want to convert our propane gas grill to natural gas. I see Lowes has a natural gas conversion kit...
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    Leaking faucet handle top

    I purchased a couple cartridges at the hardware store. I took the bad one with me to match up. Their is a slight difference in the Stops so I am not able to get the faucet to stop in a 1/4 turn. It turns 1/2 turn before it will stop regardless of where I set the stem location. My original...
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    Leaking faucet handle top

    Update. So low and behold I found an allen wrench in a bag in my file cabinet marked faucet. I was able to remove the threaded stud that the handle screwed onto. Now I can remove the handle housing. Do you think that by replacing, if possible, the Stem unit, that would fix my problem...
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    Attic light

    Just to update. All completed. I installed a junction box and then a wall light switch (one that illuminates) in the perfect location. Thanks again for all the help.
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    Leaking faucet handle top

    I have a dual handle Delta Classic bathroom faucet. I don't know the model #. The cold handle leaks out of the base right above the chrome ring. Weird part is that when it leaks out of the cold handle side, it is when the HOT handle is turned open, not when the cold handle is opened. The...