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comment What type of connector should I use to connect recessed light fixtures?
You're planning to make electrical connections outside of a box?
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comment Gravity furnace won't turn off
What are you trying to fix?
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comment Gravity furnace won't turn off
Not sure how your system is powered. If it's connected to the electrical system, flipping the breaker would probably work. If it's powered by a thermopile, turning it off at the gas valve might be the only way.
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comment Installing Honeywell Wifi on Ruud Furnace with G wire replacement
What's the model number of the furnace?
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comment Installing Honeywell Wifi on Ruud Furnace with G wire replacement
The pictures appear to be the same.
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comment Gravity furnace won't turn off
What's the make and model?
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comment my generator trips one pole /30 amp generator breaker even when the transfer switches are off
Does the transfer equipment switch the neutral as well as the hots, or only the hot? Is the neutral bond in place on the generator, or has it been removed?
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comment Mystery Electrical Voltages in Duplex Junction Box
NOTE: If you're comfortable doing so, taking the cover off the panel should make finding the other breaker easy (assuming the 3 wire cable comes all the way back to the panel).
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comment Can dryer venting into crawl space cause excessive moisture?
Venting a dryer into the crawlspace, will surely add excess moisture. Whether or not that's contributing to the mold issue, is different to say without inspecting the crawlspace.
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comment What is the lifespan of plywood as roof decking?
@Ecnerwal I'll jump to the conclusion that air has moisture in it, and be concerned that it could possibly also be salty.
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comment What is the lifespan of plywood as roof decking?
@Ecnerwal My main concern would be salty moisture laden air, flowing along the underside of the decking. As I said, I'm not a material science expert. I also don't like to jump to the conclusion that everybody is trying to rip me off.
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comment What is the lifespan of plywood as roof decking?
@Myles I'm not an expert at material science, but wood does tend to expand and contract due to temperature and moisture changes. I'm not sure what 30-40 years of expansion and contraction could do.
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comment What is the lifespan of plywood as roof decking?
@Ecnerwal That's a bad example, since subfloors don't typically endure the extreme temperatures that a roof deck would.
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reviewed Edit Mounting 40" Monitor/ TV in a Corner & facing slightly downwards; adjustable angle?
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