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Sep
25
comment Doors are sticky and noisy when opened?
WD-40 on paint sounds like a bad idea, aside from the smell you'd never get rid of.
Sep
25
revised How do I move a door hinge out 1/8“ (door is too tight to the stop molding, makes ”paint popping" noise)?
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Sep
25
comment How do I move a door hinge out 1/8“ (door is too tight to the stop molding, makes ”paint popping" noise)?
How do I ensure the new hinges are the in right place relative to the stop molding? Since I only need 1/8" is there any way to cheat?
Sep
25
comment How do I silence or muffle creaky floorboards?
@TheSmallestOne I made a list of name/brand products at guides.obviously.com/Fixing-Squeaky-Hardwood-Floors/1277
Sep
25
asked How do I move a door hinge out 1/8“ (door is too tight to the stop molding, makes ”paint popping" noise)?
Sep
25
answered How should I insulate the ceiling between floors in a ski cabin?
Sep
25
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How should I insulate the ceiling between floors in a ski cabin?
Sep
23
answered How do I silence or muffle creaky floorboards?
Sep
23
comment Is is safe to plug a surge protector into a 2-prong outlet using a 3-to-2-prong adapter?
For background: there was a narrow period of time where grounded wire was used, but outlets were still 3 prong. In some cases it was two wire cable with bare copper ground wire strung through the same holes.
Sep
23
revised Is is safe to plug a surge protector into a 2-prong outlet using a 3-to-2-prong adapter?
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Sep
22
revised What features should I look for in a full-house surge protector?
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Sep
22
answered Is is safe to plug a surge protector into a 2-prong outlet using a 3-to-2-prong adapter?
Sep
15
revised How to prevent washing machine drain overflow
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Sep
15
comment New condenser fan motor burned out
The warranty lasts more than 5 minutes, even on a repair.
Sep
11
comment New condenser fan motor burned out
Why are you not calling the warranty company first?
Sep
11
answered Is fan fold insulation an acceptable underlayment for hardwood?
Sep
11
revised What are the considerations for crawlspace encapsulation barriers / humidity control?
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Sep
11
answered How to prevent washing machine drain overflow
Sep
11
comment How to prevent washing machine drain overflow
An all important question: where does the water go next? Sewer? Leach? How many inches slope might there be?
Sep
10
revised What are the considerations for crawlspace encapsulation barriers / humidity control?
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