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comment How do I wire a GFCI with 5 wires?
possible duplicate of How do I wire a GFCI receptacle using two black wires and two white wires?
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comment How do I wire a GFCI with 5 wires?
it's possible that the other set is to the next receptacle so you can have that one GFCI protect the rest of the chain as well
Jun
10
comment Can i fix or run my 110V pedestal fan on 220V?
some travel kits will have a step down transformer (others will have a step up so be careful)
Jun
10
comment What trim material can be used around a 6" circular permanent hole in drywall?
a bit of string and a pencil will help a bit
May
30
comment Fried ground wire
@FiascoLabs oh, Belgium
May
30
comment Fried ground wire
@FiascoLabs main panel; the second breaker after the power enters the house. aka it trips and you have no power in the house
May
29
comment Fried ground wire
@FiascoLabs I meant the GFCI for the whole house, in my jurisdiction those are mandatory
May
28
comment Fried ground wire
but if current went to ground and the GFCI didn't trip then there is a problem in the wiring in the house
May
20
comment Can I repair this crack in my sprinkler backflow preventer?
you should be able able to replace only the cracked part
May
20
comment What could cause my water to taste metallic after a water filter cartridge was changed?
is the lid (where it touches the enclosure) made out of the same metal? dissimilar metals encourage corrosion on one of the metals
May
9
comment ceiling fan rotate slowly in my bedroom only
check the volts overt he fan while it is working, is it is lower than you expect then it is in series with another lamp or something or there is a dimmer switch
Apr
23
answered What can I fill a trench around my house with to avoid creating a drainage issue?
Apr
23
comment What can I fill a trench around my house with to avoid creating a drainage issue?
@User58220 normally footings should extend to under the frost line. So if the footings were to code: no.
Apr
21
comment What considerations do I need when wiring a string of light bulbs in parallel?
one thing to add maybe to this (more comprehensive answer) add a label of the max wattage for the bulbs on the finished project, so the guy who gets it later knows what is safe for it.
Apr
21
answered What considerations do I need when wiring a string of light bulbs in parallel?
Apr
8
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Apr
8
revised Dormers with ridge vents lower than main ridgeline
tag typo fix
Apr
8
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Mar
28
answered Which thermal circuit breaker should I buy?
Mar
12
comment Can I let rainwater run along the wall?
or use a shorter ladder so it rests below the gutter