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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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reviewed No Action Needed Is there a way to unscrew a light bulb that has broken?
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reviewed Reviewed Why don't I have any power in my kitchen despite a socket testing hot?
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comment Why don't I have any power in my kitchen despite a socket testing hot?
As said already, we need more information to be able to answer your question effectively.
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reviewed No Action Needed Replacing G4 halogen bulbs with LEDs
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reviewed Reviewed How can I repair damaged corrugated transformer tank fins?
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reviewed Reviewed What is the best way to seal caulk tube?
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comment What is the best way to seal caulk tube?
Please report back once you know if this works.
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comment Home security alarm system in the uk
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comment New reliable and effeicent boiler
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comment How to check transformer rating?
Presumably it's the same transformer as in your other question but without more information, we have absolutely no way of answering this.
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comment How can I repair damaged corrugated transformer tank fins?
This question appears to be off-topic because it is about repair of electrical distribution equipment, not anything that a homeowner should be doing.
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reviewed Looks OK Is there a way to unscrew a light bulb that has broken?
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comment Is there a way to unscrew a light bulb that has broken?
To do what, exactly?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on What do I need to verify before taking down a wall?
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reviewed Looks OK Is there a way to unscrew a light bulb that has broken?
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comment Is there a way to unscrew a light bulb that has broken?
You should clarify to turn the power off at the breaker; lots of light circuits out there have their switches at the end of the run so the fixture will still have live even when off.
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comment Is there a way to unscrew a light bulb that has broken?
You use the potato to hold the broken piece of glass. From the sound of it, the OP doesn't have any glass left to grip onto.
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reviewed Edit suggested edit on What's the recommended order for completing these bathroom remodel tasks?