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Jul
9
comment How do I reuse a fluorescent light fixture?
What kind of fixture? How many bulbs?
Jun
3
comment What do as-built drawings need to look like?
I've found that the permit office is happy to answer questions like this. Have you tried calling them?
May
15
comment How would I wire a 4 position switch?
If you want to go super cheap just buy 3 switches and only turn one on at a time.
Apr
30
comment Hang 3 flat-screen monitors from a tilted wooden beam
Try "monitor ceiling mount" in your favorite search engine.
Apr
28
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Feb
7
comment Superglues for higher heat applications?
What are the parts? What are they made of? If the clip is holding on a heat sink they make adhesives for that specific purpose.
Jan
28
comment Why little holes/dots when I apply joint compound?
I found an old potato masher works well for mixing the drywall compound.
Dec
13
answered How to add door trim where there isn't enough room?
Nov
27
answered Are extension cords safe for permanent use?
Nov
1
answered How would I make a whiteboard for an odd sized space?
Oct
23
awarded  Enlightened
Oct
19
awarded  Announcer
Oct
8
comment Why is the red ground light on, on my AVBar10 surge suppressor?
According to the manual on the Tripp Lite site the ground LED should be lit if it is properly grounded. Why they make it red I don't know.
Aug
16
comment Why isn't this water softener shutoff valve configuration preventing water from running in my house
In our house some of the water lines bypass the water softener. (e.g. the outside water faucets and some cold water lines)
Aug
2
awarded  Yearling
Jul
1
comment How can I clamp two 325 mm planks while gluing them together?
If I correctly understand what you want to do, yes.
Jul
1
comment How can I clamp two 325 mm planks while gluing them together?
I think what you want is a "1000mm F-clamp" (or perhaps 750mm)
Jun
24
awarded  Revival
May
29
answered Can I warm up a swimming pool by submerging black-painted milk jugs in it?
May
21
answered What can I use as an alternative for an underwriter's knot?