Dear Dave,Yes to your question. Any Home Depot should have a sump pump that will run off a battery backup system. If the new pump dosen't come with...
It might be an idea to request the askers country of origin be added in the profile. I agree. Before answering or giving advice, that info would be...
Dear Vinnie,I've got noyjing but good to say about the roto-zip. The key word is practice. Alot. Follow the same use rules as with a router.Len
Dear Inter,The best hydronic system I've installed is the Weil-McClain gv series boiler with an Amtrol Hot Water Maker. The water heater runs off t...
Dear San,I've installed copper piping into steam boilers for years with no adverse results. Since steam heat has almost no presure you can save mon...
Dear Murph,First you need to buy a grout saw. Home Depot has them. Saw out the old grout, clean the area and regrout, then seal the tile again. To ...
Dear Thorr,What I use for removing tacking strips is an " ice chopper" I layer the back with duct tape and hold it very close to the strip and push...
Dear Chelsea,I know the tool you used. First, you need a 1/2" drill as the carbide tile hole saw needs a lot of torque. Second, keep the cutting ar...
I use a regular screwdriver with the rubber padding on the handle. Simply press the handle end into the broken lightbulb socket, press and turn. Do...
Dear T,I bought a roto-zip just to see what it could do. It performs as advertised. I rennovate homes for a living and now can't get along without....
Dear Goddess,I renovate homes for a living. The experience I've run into with "painted" tubs is horrible. The paint just dosen't last and will star...
Jason,Before you get all dirty going under your house, check the siding to ascertain that it is not allowing the rain to get in. Second, make sure ...
Alan,What you could have is a leak before the pump and between the well which would allow siphoning abd not produce any tell tale water. A faulty c...
Just joined and a little more about me. My Great Granddad, Granddad, and Dad were all Plumbers. I started with my Dad at 7 years of age. I'm 48 now...
Dear Sandra,Try using an auto polishing compound available at your local auto patrs store. It may work.Len
Dear Dave,Use a bug bomb or spray an offending bug spray into the area and get out of the way. It worked for me.Len
Dear Benrobin,The tool you seek is a Faucet handle puller. It can be found at Home Depot. However, I would utilize WD-40 first, as corrosion will c...
The most important thing to consider is to use gravel instead of cement to anchor your poles. Tamp the gravel in tight and the pieces of gravel wil...