Home Improvement Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for contractors and serious DIYers. It only takes a minute to sign up.

Sign up to join this community
Anybody can ask a question
Anybody can answer
The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

Top Questions

0 votes
2 answers
21 views

Replacing main breaker in Eaton All in one Service panel

0 votes
0 answers
2 views

Is there a smart thermostat that can be set to turn on at a temperature, and heat to a moderately higher/lower temperature?

0 votes
0 answers
2 views

I have an old boiler with no "C" terminal for wifi thermostat

0 votes
2 answers
27 views

Under what circumstances is a common trip breaker required?

1 vote
1 answer
21k views

Running electric to swimming pool pump

0 votes
4 answers
132 views

How do you accomplish equipotential bonding for an above ground polyester/PVC pool if the filter pump provided is not compatible?

0 votes
2 answers
166 views

Surfactant bleed through

1 vote
1 answer
60 views

Ceiling Light Wiring Issue

2 votes
2 answers
13k views

How often should our septic aerator run during a day?

0 votes
1 answer
46 views

9-Year-Old Kenmore Auto Dry Not Working

0 votes
1 answer
152 views

Ledger board too low

1 vote
2 answers
35 views

How to route #8 THHN wires into an existing panel

4 votes
2 answers
448 views

Can I have a 200 amp rated box but only run 100 amp service

1 vote
1 answer
1k views

Outlet with 2 white and 1 red connected, 2 unconnected black wires

1 vote
1 answer
51 views

Current on ground conductor with main breaker off

1 vote
1 answer
165 views

Are brush pass-throughs safe on junction boxes with 120V power?

0 votes
2 answers
75 views

Is my wiring to subpanel adequate?

0 votes
1 answer
64 views

Staircase Issue

1 vote
1 answer
36 views

What is a good way to reclaim counter space from an inbuilt draining board? [closed]

1 vote
1 answer
43 views

Safety Switch for utility disconnect placement

0 votes
1 answer
46 views

Hardwood Flush mount registers and air flow reduction -how can you build large air returns that won't collapse and won't reduce the air flow?

2 votes
2 answers
6k views

How to stop whole house water hammer?

4 votes
3 answers
601 views

Should I bother with this 10-20 plug or replace it?

0 votes
1 answer
53 views

Converting a Maytag 4 prong dryer cord to 3 prong

0 votes
0 answers
31 views

Should new UPVC windows let water into the lower frame from just heavy rain

0 votes
0 answers
26 views

conduit above drop ceiling

4 votes
3 answers
2k views

How do I repair a split stud in load-bearing wall

0 votes
1 answer
25 views

14/3 to add neutral in light switch, is it possible?

0 votes
2 answers
48 views

Safe to run LED strip extension wire under an oven?

0 votes
0 answers
22 views

Cutting plaster walls

1 vote
1 answer
52 views

Would a box lined with rock wool help to soundproof noisy plumbing?

4 votes
3 answers
767 views

How do I avoid this white residue around brick after my first attempt at mortar repointing?

0 votes
0 answers
17 views

Should I add sand or more crushed limestone crush to raise paver gravel base 1/4"?

0 votes
0 answers
9 views

Runtal Baseboard Pipe Hole Spacing From Wall

6 votes
2 answers
2k views

What is "functional earth"? (In the context of an electrical socket)

0 votes
1 answer
62 views

Can an isobutane (R600a) compressor be safely and legally removed (leaked)?

15 votes
4 answers
3k views

What does the colour of drill bits mean?

1 vote
0 answers
80 views

Mystery green plastic underground pipe [closed]

0 votes
1 answer
53 views

Is this fuse box necessary?

2 votes
1 answer
36k views

Appropriate register for duct size?

1 vote
2 answers
64 views

Trouble with solvent welding waste pipes

0 votes
1 answer
223 views

Fascia, drip edge, starter shingle, code, in Texas

0 votes
0 answers
29 views

Is there a tool to clean/vacuum the walls after hardwood was removed and installed?

2 votes
1 answer
11k views

Goodman gas furnace limit switch opening, blower only runs with a/c

0 votes
0 answers
23 views

Why there is a hole in the middle of HVAC damper plate?

0 votes
1 answer
23 views

Fan/Light combo with Remote. When turned on with switch, the led flash once

2 votes
2 answers
3k views

Should water reach inside my window sash before draining out?


Looking for more? Browse the complete list of questions, or popular tags. Help us answer unanswered questions.