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comment Range hood exterior vent close to window?
When quoting from a source, please use block quotes and cite the source.
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revised Range hood exterior vent close to window?
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comment When doing electrical work, how do I check wires are safe?
This seems like dangerous advise to give to DIYers.
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revised short to earth 120 v ac breaker
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comment Is it possible to reheat sweat joints to fill a slight leak with solder?
Thanks @gbronner, updated
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revised Is it possible to reheat sweat joints to fill a slight leak with solder?
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revised short to earth 120 v ac breaker
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answered short to earth 120 v ac breaker
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comment short to earth 120 v ac breaker
If the grounding rod is part of the grounding electrode system, the breaker should trip.
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comment Which brand of furnace is more reliable and lasts longer?
@CarlGammaSagan you'll have to take that up with the site designers. You can always ask questions about the site on the meta site.
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comment Which brand of furnace is more reliable and lasts longer?
@CarlGammaSagan we decided long ago that shopping type questions would be off topic. The text in the banner is simply an automatic response that's displayed when a question is closed for this reason.
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answered Vacationing - water heater off?
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answered Is it possible to reheat sweat joints to fill a slight leak with solder?
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revised Is it possible to reheat sweat joints to fill a slight leak with solder?
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comment KItchen backsplash tile cut too short and grout line too thick
Some photos might help. "a bit too short" is not a SI unit, so it's not clear how large the gap is without seeing it.
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answered Would a wall mounted TV count as an appliance for the purposes of tamper resistance outlet code requirements?
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revised Would a wall mounted TV count as an appliance for the purposes of tamper resistance outlet code requirements?
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comment Is tungsten wattage different from regular wattage?
What is the make and model of the device you're referring to?
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revised Thermostat will not power on with C wire, but it has voltage
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comment Does this NM cable require protection?
If the inspector really pushed the issue, I'd use a clamp similar to the one securing the thermostat cable, and secure the cable to the unit within 12" of the box.