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  1. leonardomr

    Fix Leaking Valve

    Hey guys, The valve that goes to my washing machine is leaking when I open it. The leak comes from the black arrow in the image. I would like to know if the part circled in red is a nut that I can tighten to solve the problem. Note: I tried but that piece didn't move (maybe I need to apply more...
  2. M

    Porch Breakage - How to fix? DIY

    The porch is chipped near the stairs, any thoughts on how I can repair this myself? Can't afford right now to hire someone and replace the whole porch.
  3. T

    New to siding - rotten wood siding, how to fix

    Hello everybody We've got some vertical oriented wood siding on our house that has started to rot away. 1. Can anybody tell me what kind of siding this is? It seems like some kind of pressed/formed wood imitation 2.Wife's worried about black mold. Do I/ how do I check for that? 3. What's the...
  4. R

    Need help!

    We just had a new AC unit installed about 4 months ago. I noticed a small line forming about a week after the AC guys left. Now it has turned into this! We have noticed more settling noises in the house than usual, especially on the left side of the house (garage is on the right side). What do...