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 angle?(Once when I...
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 valuable. For a cr...
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 you find that pa...
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 masonry cutting blade...
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 hinges is the culpr...
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 it's in their ...
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 results in excessiv...
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 others usually do this?
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 will replace you...
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 an eye bolt thr...
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. This would make...
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 they don't guarant...
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 problem must n...
You can use 1/4-round. You might have to trim one of the flat sides to get it precisely the right height.