Some showers have safety mixing valves designed to prevent burns from too-hot water. You probably have one of those and it's not working properly.
Maybe the original seal is cobbled up on the bottom of the toilet. Is it a beeswax seal? Have you turned it upside down and examined from that ang...
I've had good sucess with the compression fittings. You didn't say where the heater will be located. If it will be indoors, then a pan is very val...
The obvious question is: does the sound come from the location of the drain pipe? Do you have a basement or a crawl space underneath? If so, can y...
It'll probably work OK. Don't forget the electrical outlets.[This message has been edited by rpxlpx (edited March 20, 2003).]
If you have #2 (a puddle in the middle) you might consider cutting a small channel in the patio to drain the water to one edge.You can get a masonr...
Is it open equally from top to bottom of the door? If not, then the door is probably warped. Otherwise, it's likely that the position of the hing...
When you say it continues to move, do you mean in one direction, or back and forth?
"escrow" is the money that is held by the mortgage company for the purpose of paying your yearly taxes and insurance premiums. They do this because...
There are 2 good reasons to insulate pipes in a crawl space. One is to prevent freezing; the other is to prevent sweating in warm weather that resu...
I recently saw an article that said you should have your ductwork cleaned every 4 to 8 years. Opinions on this?I've never had this done. Do other...
You can get a new junction box that's made to support a ceilig fan for a small price. They come in a variety of styles, and you can find one that w...
The reason ground wires are bare (not insulated) is that they are not dangerous to touch - either yourself or your wall insulation.
OK, here's one thought.Most shower curtain rods are placed so that they are firmly pressed between 2 walls. This is not necessary. You could put ...
It sounds as if the width of the flat surface is the determining factor. Apparently, they are made with one of the surfaces wider than the other. ...
Not sure I understand your question. By "fall out of escrow", do you mean for the closing to "fail"?
Here's the URL for Hardie. http://mfdhousing.com/james_hardie/ Notice that it doesn't mention paint. Someone in another post recently said that the...
When you say "I still do not have enough..." this suggests to me that you had the same problem before getting the new heater.True? If so, then the...
You can use 1/4-round. You might have to trim one of the flat sides to get it precisely the right height.