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When doing electrical work, what do I use to check wires are safe?

23 votes
5 answers
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What types of electrical outlets are found in a typical home in the USA?

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3 answers
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How to calculate the maximum safe load on a horizontal wooden beam?

10 votes
5 answers
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Tongue and groove floorboards - which way up?

6 votes
1 answer
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What's the difference between a No.4 and No.5 hand plane

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2 answers
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Unexpected voltage with switch turned off

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1 answer
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Should I reinforce my lap-joint?

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1 answer
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How can I repair the chuck on my cordless drill?

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1 answer
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How can I repair a sticking temperature gauge on heating valve?

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3 answers
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Should I trim or bend the lip to a strike plate?

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4 answers
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How to slightly enlarge a worktop hole for replacement kitchen sink

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2 answers
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Why does water in a radiator not flow directly from inlet to outlet without passing through the upper part?

1 vote
1 answer
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Making or obtaining replacement parts for a multi-point window locking mechanism

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2 answers
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What diameter pipe do I need to adjust this basin waste pipe?

0 votes
1 answer
201 views

Trimming timber support to remove suspected mold