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Jan
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reviewed Reviewed Can I backfeed a portable generator into my house's electrical system?
Jan
14
reviewed Reviewed Do gfci's have to be on a 20 amp circuit, or can they be on a 15A?
Jan
14
reviewed No Action Needed Why did I lose power to half the house when the breakers did not trip?
Jan
14
reviewed Reviewed How long should I wait before plugging in a new refrigerator?
Jan
14
reviewed Reviewed Can I use 14/3 wire and a 20 amp double pole breaker for a 240 volt baseboard heater?
Jan
14
revised Can I use 14/3 wire and a 20 amp double pole breaker for a 240 volt baseboard heater?
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Jan
14
reviewed Close How to refill a fire extinguisher
Jan
14
reviewed No Action Needed How do I uninstall a velux blackout blind?
Jan
14
comment The soil over the pipe from the well is subsiding
What is the soil like in your area (sandy, clay, etc.)? What is the topography like in the area (hilly, flat, etc.)? What is the weather like in the area (rainy, cold, etc.)?
Jan
14
revised Is there a limit to the number of holes bored in a joist?
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Jan
13
revised HVAC air handler with a built-in humidifier
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Jan
13
revised Why is my wiring hooked up like this
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Jan
13
revised What could cause the furnace to not come on after airing out the house?
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Jan
13
comment What could cause the furnace to not come on after airing out the house?
What is the make and model of the furnace? Does it show any error indicators?
Jan
13
revised Do I need a hydraulic jack to do main beam jacking?
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Jan
12
revised Wiring residential internet router through existing smoke detector
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Jan
12
comment Wiring residential internet router through existing smoke detector
@SpeedyPetey Having fire safety devices on a general use circuit could be dangerous, and in my opinion should be avoided. So I guess we will have to disagree on this.
Jan
12
comment Wiring residential internet router through existing smoke detector
@SpeedyPetey Hopefully in an upcoming code version they will become one and the same. There's no reason to put general use receptacles and lighting, on a smoke detector circuit.
Jan
12
comment Wiring residential internet router through existing smoke detector
@SpeedyPetey That may be the case; but in my opinion, it's bad form to have general use receptacles on the smoke detector circuit.
Jan
12
answered Why is my wiring hooked up like this