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Working on my second practice home; one of these days I hope to learn something about home improvement.


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comment vintage lockset missing parts
@MichaelKaras See reply to you in a suggested edit: diy.stackexchange.com/review/suggested-edits/28539
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comment vintage lockset missing parts
@diyer If you'd like to merge your accounts, which will allow you to edit your posts and reply to answers and comments on it, select "contact us" at the bottom of the page and then "I need to merge user profiles" from the drop down.
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reviewed Reject vintage lockset missing parts
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revised Why is water from the dispenser slow after replacing the water filter on my refrigerator?
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reviewed Looks OK How to accurately cut plywood with unpowered hand tools?
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comment Asbestos vacuum. To confine stray dust when I gently remove register stacks wrapped with asbestos tape
I'm voting to close this question as off-topic because this sounds like an absolutely terrible idea. Asbestos abatement is a job for professionals, and disposal takes more than just dumping it in your yard.
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reviewed Reviewed Are there any other reasons to use 130 volt halogen light bulbs instead of 120 volt bulbs?
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reviewed Approve Specialty stove wire and box fill
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reviewed Reviewed Wiggle, wiggle, wiggle wires on Furnace Pressure Switch makes it work — should I replace Switch?
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comment Wiggle, wiggle, wiggle wires on Furnace Pressure Switch makes it work — should I replace Switch?
I presume you're talking about a York furnace, but more detail please. How did you squeeze the connectors: your fingers, pair of pliers, etc? A photo would help too.
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revised Wiggle, wiggle, wiggle wires on Furnace Pressure Switch makes it work — should I replace Switch?
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reviewed Reviewed Could our electric baseboard heaters be causing soot damage in our kitchen?
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revised Could our electric baseboard heaters be causing soot damage in our kitchen?
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reviewed Reviewed How should I run power wiring and Cat-5 to the perimeter of my huge yard?
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revised How should I run power wiring and Cat-5 to the perimeter of my huge yard?
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reviewed Close I am having trouble removing the bathroom fan and motor
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reviewed Looks OK What is an appropriate sealer for a Papercrete bench?
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reviewed Reviewed Why does a GFCI trip when anything is plugged into the other outlets?
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revised Why does a GFCI trip when anything is plugged into the other outlets?
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reviewed Reviewed I am installing a Honeywell RTH6580WF with a TACO SR504