loose neutral wire from your meter located in your house all the way back to the transformer that services your house. Is it all of the lights? at...
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is it drywall cracking? do you know if it was framed with wood? how long has it been since you have completed any major work performed ? Thanks...
The thermostat settings depend on your comfort level, 67 h and 76 c is not a bad place to start. Ceiling fans are very beneficial in the summer, w...
Al, You want to first inspect the boiler to make sure it is good condition and and properly sized for the house. If all is well there then you wi...
You can use the epoxy as your contractor suggested or cut out the section over the pipe and re pour, that would require rebar to be installed (dril...
It is very possible that there is staining from the chemicals. You can Have the grout steamed and it should show a great improvement, If it comes c...
J, Without looking at the entire driveway I can only suggest that there are not enough/any expansion joints, from the picture it appears the pvc i...
Do you close the door to that room at night ? Because the room is the farthest from the furnace does not always mean it will be the coolest, the ...
You are limited to possible problems, it sounds like you wired the light correctly based on your description. I would replace the switch next. The...
Do you know how old the existing one is ? Duane bobvila.com expert moderator
There are several things you can try, First you can try closing the vent to 50% open. The better option would be install a damper at the trunk d...
Depending on how much rain/ snow you get, you should consider having the problem fixed right away to limit the amount of wood rot and possible mode...
If your contractor is coordinating other subs and material purchasing and delivery, it would not be uncommon, generally not if they are just perfor...
Steve, I can offer some reasons why the industry is not gaining market right now. During the housing boom labor cost soared as well as material, ...
Can you tell me about the drain further,? 1- was the drain installed around the perimeter on the inside or outside of the foundation. 2- if the ...
If there was no smoke or dust around the smoke detectors then it sounds like you could have a bad detector. I would recommend to buy a new one swa...
I would recommend to use a string and tie it off on the right side and left side well above the firebox, then tie off the stockings to the string. ...