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Oct
16
revised Why would the power only to the upstairs lights go off mysteriously?
added 1 character in body; edited title
Oct
14
awarded  Famous Question
Oct
13
reviewed Reject suggested edit on How to wire multiple thermostats
Oct
9
awarded  Notable Question
Oct
8
awarded  Popular Question
Sep
30
awarded  Explainer
Sep
26
awarded  Famous Question
Sep
23
comment How can I remove a stud from a load bearing wall?
Interesting point. I'd be curious to see how much load transfers laterally vs vertically in such a scenario. I agree, some will transfer - but what percentage, I wonder?
Sep
22
comment How can I remove a stud from a load bearing wall?
Any particular reason why? The bottom plate won't transfer load laterally very much.
Sep
22
comment How can I remove a stud from a load bearing wall?
A good consideration but does not answer the question asked.
Sep
22
answered How can I remove a stud from a load bearing wall?
Sep
17
comment how to cool your roof naturally?
Do you have an abundant water supply? Spraying the roof with water will help cool the roof.
Sep
17
comment What should I look for in a battery backup sump pump?
Brand shopping questions ("What brand should I buy?") are generally considered off topic per the faq.
Sep
16
reviewed Looks OK How to loosen a nut when bolt and nut move together?
Sep
13
accepted What could cause my oven not to light?
Sep
13
accepted Why does my shower head drip when the tub faucet is on?
Sep
13
comment Why does my shower head drip when the tub faucet is on?
I FINALLY replaced the line between the mixer and the spout with copper. Works perfectly now. (Don't ask why it took so long - 2013 was a very bad year for us...)
Aug
22
reviewed No Action Needed Washing machine hot water leaking. Is it ok to use with the hot water shut off?
Aug
22
reviewed Reviewed Why are “Wire Nuts” not used in the UK?
Aug
22
comment Why are “Wire Nuts” not used in the UK?
I'm a landlord with 6 units and every time we've bought properties my inspectors have used outlet testers. I have no idea why they'd want to open up the outlet and play around with bare wires...