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


Aug
1
reviewed Reject suggested edit on How can I convert a closed stringer staircase to an open stringer staircase?
Aug
1
reviewed Reviewed Is there ever a reason for reversing hot and neutral on a receptacle?
Aug
1
comment Is there ever a reason for reversing hot and neutral on a receptacle?
Have you traced the circuits back to the service panel? Are the wires reversed there too?
Jul
31
reviewed Reviewed What should I use for a sandbox bottom?
Jul
31
revised What should I use for a sandbox bottom?
Fix some typos
Jul
31
revised Is it customary to build “built-ins” over carpet?
Fix a typo, clarify replacement
Jul
31
revised How would I go about identifying and matching this wood stain color?
added 3 characters in body
Jul
31
revised How would I go about identifying and matching this wood stain color?
Add [staining], remove [wood]. Update title.
Jul
30
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How to clean grout over grout?
Jul
30
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Possible to refinish hardwood floor without messing with quarter-round baseboard?
Jul
30
revised How can you open the top part of a double-hung window when you are old and short?
edited title
Jul
30
comment What could cause a circuit breaker to trip when an exhaust fan is turned off?
Your help was asked for specifically: see deleted answer below, and revision 1 of this question.
Jul
30
reviewed Reviewed Why is my bathroom vent fan tripping the GFCI when being shut off?
Jul
30
revised Why is my bathroom vent fan tripping the GFCI when being shut off?
Proper linkage to the other question; typos etc.
Jul
30
reviewed Reviewed How can I repair staining on a parquetry floor?
Jul
30
revised How can I repair staining on a parquetry floor?
added 59 characters in body
Jul
30
reviewed Edit How can you open the top part of a double-hung window when you are old and short?
Jul
30
revised How can you open the top part of a double-hung window when you are old and short?
added 18 characters in body; edited tags; edited title
Jul
30
revised Is it OK to have more than one neutral wire in the same connection on the neutral bus bar on a main panel?
rolled back to a previous revision
Jul
30
reviewed Reviewed What are disadvantages of wood floor covering in shower?