In Michigan, there is a service called Miss Dig for identifying buried utility lines. We've just moved from Michigan to New Hampshire, and we would like to know where our utility lines are buried. ...
I've tried various goggles (some with more ventilation than others) and resorted to swimming goggles, but they all steam up after 60 seconds at the most. Maybe I sweat too much(!), but whatever I try ...
Are there any guidelines, rules anywhere?
How do I tell if I have asbestos cement sheet? How should I remove an asbestos cement sheet?
When doing DIY what safety kit should everyone have (and use)?
There are many makes of pushfit pipe fittings that make it a lot easer to join pipes, incluing copper pipes, e,g: John Guest Speedfit Cuprofit®- copper push fit Hepworth-HEP20 Are they safe to ...
When looking at a wall, how can I tell if I can safely remove it?
I've got an old house with some asbestos tape on the heating vents, and some old floor tiles which are asbestos suspects as well; duct cleaning firms won't do cleaning on the vents with the tape ...
What is an Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter (AFCI) and where should they be used?