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Nov
12
revised Why would changing ceiling fan speed cause an AFCI breaker to trip?
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Nov
12
comment Just bought a house, 70 years old, want to upgrade 2 prong outlets
It's not likely a 70 year old house; especially one wired with knob and tube, has adequate grounding conductors. Unless; of course, the house was rewired at some point.
Nov
11
comment Special exhaust fan combo hook up instructions, I want the night line always on
No... I mean what wires are between the switch box and the ceiling box?
Nov
11
comment Special exhaust fan combo hook up instructions, I want the night line always on
How many wires and of what color are at the switch, and the fixture. Also please include wire groupings (i.e. wires in the same cables). Photos are always helpful.
Nov
11
revised What causes an open ground on a wall outlet when I turn on the light switch to the ceiling lights?
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Nov
11
reviewed Reviewed How can I tackle thermal downdraught?
Nov
11
reviewed Close Why do utility companies sometimes offer incentives for having equipment that uses less of their product?
Nov
11
comment Why do utility companies sometimes offer incentives for having equipment that uses less of their product?
This question appears to be off-topic because it is about business practices of utility companies, not do-it-yourself home improvement.
Nov
11
comment Can changing the fan speed on a forced air heating system reduce the sound heard in each room?
Typically furnaces have a multi-speed fan, but the speed is selected based on the wiring. This means the speed of the fan is normally not adjustable, at least not easily. When in heating mode, the blower will usually be set to the lowest speed.
Nov
11
revised Can changing the fan speed on a forced air heating system reduce the sound heard in each room?
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Nov
11
reviewed Reviewed What is the best way to replace a large section of 3/4" plastered drywall?
Nov
11
reviewed No Action Needed How can I open an overfilled drawer?
Nov
11
comment How can I get a straight line at the ceiling when painting a textured wall?
I've never seen a "pro" do it like that. A steady hand, or a paint shield are the tools of a painter who wants to move on to the next job.
Nov
11
reviewed No Action Needed How can I get a straight line at the ceiling when painting a textured wall?
Nov
11
reviewed No Action Needed How do I replace rotten Subfloor under a supporting post
Nov
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reviewed No Action Needed How to take down a lath and plaster ceiling
Nov
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reviewed No Action Needed Should I remove my air conditioner for the winter?
Nov
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reviewed No Action Needed Why would I have two wires feeding one smoke detector?
Nov
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reviewed Reviewed Plastic Wall Anchors Without a Collar
Nov
11
reviewed No Action Needed Why is my hot water baseboard heater not heating?