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What is the correct way to screw wall and ceiling drywalls?

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5 answers
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Does touch ups painting (adding paint on a previously painted wall with the exact same paint) create noticeable marks between old and new?

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How to run under-cabinet lights cables (18AWG) in walls so that the junction box is neither apparent under the cabinets, nor in the cabinets?

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3 answers
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Does a gas pressure test lose pressure without leaks?

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Can a sanitary tee be used to connect a dry vent to a drain?

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Drywall Finish - Can an existing "Orange Peel" finish be upgraded or sanded to a "Smooth" finish?

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4 answers
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Can two skylights be mounted side by side separated by one rafter?

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1 answer
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Can a laundry sink drain be moved downstream of an existing vent? [closed]

2 votes
1 answer
146 views

What type of wood-boring insect cause this type of damage in a rafter?

1 vote
1 answer
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Do drywall butt joints between joists need to be reinforced to be flush?

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0 answers
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Can the exhaust of a range hood be insulated between the 6in duct and the chimney casing?

1 vote
2 answers
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How to prevent kitchen backsplash tiles from countertop to ceiling from cracking? [closed]

1 vote
1 answer
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Door Flashing - Is it ok to use multiple sheets of metal overlapped rather than one solid one?

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2 answers
2k views

How to fix the gaps between kitchen counters and wall, if wall is not straight?

1 vote
3 answers
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Can kitchen backsplash tiles be placed directly on drywall?

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1 answer
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Why type of drywall-like material to use on a gas fireplace?

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2 answers
142 views

Do wires connecting to an external electrical panel require outdoor rating?

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Plumbing 2018 Uniform Plumbing Code - Need advice on adding a kitchen and dishwasher drain to laundry and clother washer drain

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2 answers
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Plumbing - What is the min size of a Kitchen + Dishwaser drain in California? (1.5in or 2in)

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Anchor Bolt for Double-Stud Wall to Install a 9in deep Multi-Slide Door in California

1 vote
2 answers
373 views

Framing Question - Connection of end of rafters and joists to a beam replacing a load bearing wall

1 vote
2 answers
542 views

What fitting should I use to combine a kitchen drain, a laundry sink, and a vent?

1 vote
1 answer
521 views

Can a S trap be converted to a P trap by adding a horizontal pipe in the "S"? [duplicate]

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1 answer
142 views

Plumbing - If a 1.5" 42in long sink trap arm connects into a 2" drain line - How far from the connection does the vent has to be located?

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1 answer
394 views

Window Flashing and Stucco - Does a new vinyl window need a drip cap?

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0 answers
148 views

Sealing - Do sheathing and bottom plate have to be sealed (caulked) in CA?

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1 answer
334 views

Framing Question - 4x4 Post with Perpendicular Beam Next to Patio Doors

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1 answer
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Shingles Setup for California Addition - Valley between New and Existing

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1 answer
601 views

Gas Water Heat + Dryer - Can a gas dryer and washing machine be placed next to a gas water heater?

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What type of weather proof house wrap to use around an exterior gas fireplace 225F minimum?