Frank,If the insulation is in a batt between two vapor barriers, it is what's called balsam wool. I've seen it many times, and it does not look lik...
A drip line should be installed on the T&P relief valve to extend within about 6-8 inches of the floor. The pipe should be the same size as the rel...
Is there any way to secure a loose newell post that lands on the bottom tread. The type that is in the middle of the tread, not the type bolted to ...
Would quarry process be suitable for backfilling because it compacts well? Or should stone be used for better drainage.
caper,The sump pump should discharge to the exterior to the yard or the storm drain at the street. Some towns don't allow the sump to pump into the...
The water softener adds sodium to the water through the ion exchange process while the calcium and magnesium are removed.ACD, Does the R.O. unit al...
Ron,You might first want to determine if the circuit itself is grounded or not. How old is the house? If it has knob & tube wiring it is not ground...
arcblast,I scored 100% on the electrical quiz. I am ready to give advice on the electrical forum.
Frag, Part of the problem sounds like the tankless coil water heater in the boiler(I think that is what you described) is clogged from hard water....
AJB,Are you referring to a chimney for a fireplace or a heating system? The signs would be loose and crumbling clay liner on the interior of the ch...
You should be able to add a tandem type breaker in the panel to install an additional circuit. Make sure the total number of breakers is not exceed...
I built some bird houses with my kids using information and brochures I got at the local Wild Birds Unlimited retail store.
Same reasoning why I don't use the shutoff valves below the sink if I need to change a washer in the faucet. I know from experience that if I shut ...
Tru,If you drain enough water from the boiler, you wan't have to shut off the valves at the top and bottom of the glass gauge. The valves could end...
mj,Have you looked very carefully at the jamb about 6 inches up from the bottom. The cut in the jamb could be obscured by paint or covered with a z...
The gas stove will be less expensive to operate, but it is not more efficient. I doubt you will notice the difference in the energy bill no matter ...
He does state that he wants to design a CRUDE system! Reading that post helped start my day off with a hearty LOL.
We have had our Neptunes for two years now. The dryer is actually noisier than our 15 year old GE, which we still use on occasion. We bought the Ne...
I like the Juno recessed lights. They are good quality and carried by alot of lighting stores and supply houses.
I need to cut a few inches off the end of a countertop. The countertop has an integral backsplash. I have a hollow ground circ saw blade and a lami...