I don't know what the name of the part is, but the wood beams that go underneath the eaves, I was looking at some of the areas to my place. I n...
What is the practical value of rain gutters? My house is in the shape of a "U." The area between the arms of the "U" has been roofed over a...
Hi all, I live in California. Apparently there is a new code that states that houses built on foundation, that the stucco has to be a certain ...
Something went wrong with the (gas) fireplace on a house less than 3 years of age. With this I need to know: What kind of guarantees/warranties...
A year ago I installed a Lennox central heating system. I don't have the model number but from what I was told, it is the latest advance tech mode...
In November I had the electrical company who has always done the work at my place come over to replace the light fixtures. The first time aroun...
This is getting to be really odd! Between the holidays I had 2 electric contractors out to my place to do work. I've asked both to give me an e...
Thanks for the info. On appliances, where is the amp reading located? Actually, I'm looking at things like a TV or DVD machine.
Thanks for the info. If I plug a surge protector into one of the 2 outlets and plug 2 or 3 appliances into the surge protector unit, could that...
The typical outlet only allows you to plug in 2 appliances. Where I work workers have been told not to use extension cords. Why? Will using a ...
Prior to my putting a state-of-the-heart heating system of my place last year, the cost of heating the place was sky high. I just got the lates...
Will someone please enlighten me as to the definition of these words/phrases: * High efficacy * Manual-on occupancy sensor * Occupancy sensor...
I had a problem with raspberries growing semi-wild in my yard. To kill the plants I would cut off a tip of a stem and put a length of the cut...
I'm interested in putting sun tunnels at my place. What questions do I need to ask when purchasing and installing the product? thanks,
My house was built in 1946. What I need to know is this. Under what circumstances should one need to consider rewiring the house? The w...
How much more heat do these halogen bulbs put out and do they pose more of a fire hazard compared to the incandescents?
I'm looking at putting in those new halogen lights and need to know how much of a cost difference there will be compared to the old incandescent ...
Does it make sense to install a light motion sensor in an area of fairly high traffic? I have them installed in the hallway but wonder if pu...
I'm looking into getting a track light unit that can be shaped up to a point. Each unit has 5 of those little spot light type bulbs. The less exp...