A group of teens with nothing to do decided to egg our house! We now have egg stains on our roofing shingles. What can we use to remove these sta...
Just installed a 3 way dimmer for one of the two switches but it only works when the other switch is in the on position, did I wire wrong or does t...
My house is only 7 years old. I have lived here three. I am a single mom, but I do a lot of simple handyman stuff. Last summer, my dad and I rep...
Wiring a recent dormer addition, the cathedral ceiling lights are located in the rafters. Local code inspector notes he adopts the NEC code. Does n...
How many minis or twins can you use in a panel (100a) before you max out and have to upgrade a panel to 150 or 200 amps.Thanks Joe!Ed
I'm building a storage shed,4'wide,12'long,sidewalls 4'high.The problem I'm having,is the degree of cut for the trusses,any info on this,would REAL...
Can I run 10/3 NM-B through 1/2 emt? If not, then what size? I am running it to my exterior breaker box. I only need to run it through a six inc...
I presently have a 100 amp service with a circuit breaker panel and everyone at work tells me I have to upgrade to a 200 amp service. But after re...
We have a small second floor bedroom, measuring 9.5'x 14', over our garage. It's always freezing in the winter. There are two floor registers and...
This is a heads up - I just have to pass this on because I'm quite peeved. Home Depot has a deck program which will figure out how much wood you ne...
Can I sheath interior garage walls that are not part of the house walls in 1/2 " OSB in- stead of fire rated drywall?It will make it easier to moun...
I am converting a 220 air conditoner circuit to 110 air conditoner circuit. It has 10/2 wire. Do I use a double pole 20a breaker or single pole? ...
I'm buying my husband an air compressor and I'm looking for a recommendation. Brands I've identified include Campbell Hausfeld, Porter-Cable and S...
I'm in the process of installing a Ledger board to my concrete foundation and I am using TAPCON screws. My 3/8" B&D drill will not drive the scre...
I am new to buying power tools and just bought a house and need a drill? I will be building a privacy fence, deck, need something that will drill ...
Hi everyone,this is my first message.I am just starting to take woodworking up seriously,over the next few weeks my dad and i are going to be worki...
I have a gas boiler, hot water heating system, three zones, three circulators. With increasing regularity, the call for heat results in some very ...
Can anyone compare the sound insulating qualities of blown cellulose and blown fiberglass? We are dealing with quite a bit of exterior noise infil...