We live in a 50+ year old home. The cast iron waste pipe is rusted through (a slight hole) leading to the septic tank. I've put a temporary patch...
This is only a test, nothing more.[This message has been edited by toshalex2 (edited December 23, 2002).]
Does anyone know how to attach electrical boxes for outlets to the light gauge steel framing members? I have the plastic boxes with the nails atta...
I have scissor trusses on 24 inch centers should I run 2x4s perpendicular on 24 or 16 ich centers for drywall or just nail the drywall straight to ...
Well I stepped up to the plate and bought my first house. 2 story with a large basement. It's a great house and I love it, but unfortunately it doe...
hey there, i am a new home owner and have been visitng the board for a few months now. i have a question for the brains that be...my 1913 house ha...
I want to replace the carpet in my kitchen (ugh!) with adhesive tile or laminate flooring.I know I will have to remove the carpet and sand the subf...
A friend and I was sitting watching the game, he jumped up and yells the wall is on fire!!!! I look over and see a outlet with a small flame sparki...
I've read the previous messages regarding a ventless fireplace. I'm not sure if I understand the differeence between a ventless fireplace and usin...
I am considreing picking up a 12 volt Dewalt, but am also considering the 14.4 volt. The drill will be used for light to medium work. (the heavy wo...
I saw a commercial for a wood working power tool with Bob Villa. You could drill designs in the wood, saw through wood in the shape of a circle, a...
I have this problem with my burner shutting down. I changed from a 1.0 gallon tip to a 75 and had an oil smell on start up, I then changed back to ...
I have one steam radiator in my house that HISSES very, very loudly. The others all seem to work fine---just a short psst every now and then. ...
I pulled out the knob for the shower to turn on and the water still came out of the faucet, I pushed in the knob and the water is still coming out ...
Hi, I just bought a new house, (First Time), and there are a few doors that are dragging against the carpeting. I don't own a planer. And I was w...
Hi. I recently installed a programmable thermostat in my new apartment, to replace the default mechanical thermostat (on/auto fan settings, heat/of...
Does anyone have a good idea on a good dehumdifier for my 800 square foot basement or a good electric heater. Thanks.
box A has black wire box B has white wire. light is between switches and black and white wires go to box B. also between box A and B are black and ...
Here's the problem:The breaker tripped without any electric appliances attached. The circuit is mapped to two rooms and an outside recepticle and ...