Skip to main content
HelpEric's user avatar
HelpEric's user avatar
HelpEric's user avatar
HelpEric
  • Member for 10 years, 5 months
  • Last seen more than a week ago
7 votes
4 answers
8k views

Is a vertical crack in a wall stud okay as long as the wall isn't load bearing?

4 votes
2 answers
3k views

Gap where two different roof lines meet - best way to close up?

4 votes
3 answers
377 views

Okay to remount this metal box from a metal wiring cabinet directly to the stud?

3 votes
1 answer
411 views

Is this an alternate vent connection for my clothes dryer or does it serve another purpose?

2 votes
1 answer
2k views

Dedicated circuit for **Sub Zero** refrigerator - any code requirement?

2 votes
2 answers
1k views

Clean foam residue off windows

2 votes
4 answers
1k views

Magnetic Mortise Latch for American Style Doors

1 vote
3 answers
3k views

Stiffen Floor with bridging between open web floor Trusses?

1 vote
1 answer
928 views

Under Cabinet led strip lights appear to be different colors/temperatures

1 vote
2 answers
2k views

Effective way to remove trapped lint inside blower wheel? Maytag mgd8630hw0

1 vote
1 answer
792 views

Add Accessible Waterline shutoff for built-in style refrigerator

1 vote
1 answer
3k views

Classy way to hide unused low voltage cut outs or should I just drywall over and paint?

1 vote
1 answer
53 views

Intl Mechanic Code 309.1 "Space-heating systems" clarification

1 vote
2 answers
815 views

Fix shiny spot after fixing scratch with rubbing nut oil

1 vote
1 answer
6k views

Ok for garage door chain to sag on one side when door is closed?

1 vote
4 answers
154 views

Whole house vs localized water filtering?

1 vote
1 answer
644 views

Where to feed in wires in this retrofit shallow electrical box (Carlon B117RSW)

1 vote
1 answer
111 views

Running exposed wiring from outdoor light fixture to other lights/camera? Exposed nuts? safe/code?

1 vote
1 answer
60 views

How to determine the proper capacitor for my air conditioner unit? Tech claimed the one installed is wrong

1 vote
2 answers
22k views

What should I do with the exposed grounding wire during a conversion from hardwired to plug in light fixture?

0 votes
2 answers
767 views

Drywall thin crack above door repair

0 votes
1 answer
3k views

Adjust Multi-Speed Carrier Furnace via thermostat as in manual, or need to rewire?

0 votes
2 answers
967 views

Joists in Basement (for main floor) black - is this mold?

0 votes
1 answer
127 views

Deflector add on for 4" led recessed light / wall wash / highlight or need to replace?

0 votes
0 answers
581 views

Air conditioner outside unit / condenser does not come on when thermostat calls intermittently / usually works after switching break/pulling fuse

0 votes
2 answers
2k views

Normal to see staples in hardwood floor? If not, how best to handle/fill?

0 votes
2 answers
211 views

Can an outlet be installed at a splice?

0 votes
1 answer
2k views

What is an acceptable temperature difference for rooms over garage vs not over garage in a new home?

0 votes
0 answers
738 views

Spray foam vs injection in garage ceiling with bedrooms above?

0 votes
1 answer
284 views

Frost free hose bib for garden hose takes about a minute before any water comes out