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  1. Puddlesx5 replied to the thread Go to routine drain maintenance?.

    Cpvc is rate for your 95c. Pvc is 140° farenheit. Hot water in my house is tempered with liberal amounts of cold water. Yes...

    Mar 23, 2019 at 2:44 PM
  2. Sparky617 replied to the thread Go to routine drain maintenance?.

    We use our disposal sparingly. Most vegetable waste gets composted. Chicken bones, after I'm done making stock from them get frozen...

    Mar 23, 2019 at 2:31 PM
  3. James Holske replied to the thread Adding a power source outside.

    Yes you can do this and it will function as long as like was stated before .... “ you don’t connect to the load side “ on the gfci . The...

    Mar 23, 2019 at 1:50 PM
  4. Solo7 has a new avatar.

    Mar 23, 2019 at 1:41 PM
  5. mabloodhound replied to the thread Missing something???.

    1/2" thick PVC (Azek, etc.) You can buy at HD or Lowes in sheets; cut a strip to fit and nail in place.

    Mar 23, 2019 at 1:21 PM
  6. JoeD replied to the thread How can I house these wires?.

    The fan itself should be the junction box. The cable should go into the fan and be connected inside. It looks like the cover with the...

    Mar 23, 2019 at 1:04 PM
  7. Puddlesx5 replied to the thread Go to routine drain maintenance?.

    First off Stop pouring boiling water down a pvc drain! Pvc is only rated for 160° . Serious deformities can happen in the pvc otherwise....

    Mar 23, 2019 at 12:33 PM
  8. Gary replied to the thread Tornado Recovery.

    Yea, I think I may just see the end of this project pretty soon. I'm not sure what the cloth is made of. But it's designed...

    Mar 23, 2019 at 11:43 AM
  9. farmerjohn1324 posted a new thread.

    How can I house these wires?

    These wires are coming out of a bathroom exhaust fan. There's not enough slack in them to pull them over to a stud and put them in a...

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    Forum: Electrical and Wiring

    Mar 23, 2019 at 6:13 AM
  10. zannej replied to the thread Tornado Recovery.

    Oh wow! I love the rolltop cubbies & the wavy pull for it. What does rolltop cloth look like? I don't think I've ever seen it. I do love...

    Mar 23, 2019 at 5:42 AM
  11. zannej liked oldognewtrick's post in the thread Tornado Recovery.

    Well, looks like you're getting serious about finishing this project up. :thumb:

    Mar 23, 2019 at 5:40 AM
  12. zannej liked Gary's post in the thread Tornado Recovery.

    I got roll top cloth from our next door neighbor when I built the cubby's 20+ years ago. He had some left over from a job he'd done, and...

    Master Bathroom 3 21 19 1.jpg Master Bathroom 3 21 19 2.jpg Mar 23, 2019 at 5:40 AM
  13. Snoonyb replied to the thread Adding a power source outside.

    The bathroom recp. should be a GFCI, so be careful not to connect to the load side. MC is general recommended for damp location, like...

    Mar 23, 2019 at 1:02 AM
  14. Snoonyb replied to the thread Missing something???.

    Something is definitely amiss with the installation.

    Mar 23, 2019 at 12:56 AM
  15. nealtw replied to the thread Missing something???.

    It looks like there was stuccoed at one time, maybe it failed and some one just removed it, the wood looks new and in good shape and...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 11:39 PM
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