The Other Steven
  • Member for 10 years, 6 months
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  • American Mid West
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Is there a trick to applying caulk using a caulk-gun?
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52 votes
209k views
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How can I fix electrical outlets that don't "hold" plugs that are plugged in to them?
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41 votes
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How can I paint over mold to prevent it from coming back again?
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36 votes
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How do I secure my house against intruders?
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29 votes
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What are the most important things to check/do after buying a home?
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20 votes
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Which Kitchen outlets do NOT need GFCI?
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20 votes
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What types of home radon mitigation systems have you used, and how well do they work?
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19 votes
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How do I safely replace a worn out electrical outlet?
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17 votes
763 views
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What precautions should I take before moving my family into a pre-1978 (lead-paint-era) house?
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15 votes
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How to drill a hole in a space too small to fit a standard manual or electric drill?
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14 votes
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What is involved in DIY swimming pool maintenance?
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12 votes
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How can I insulate my attic on a tight budget?
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9 votes
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Fix a Leaky Faucet?
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8 votes
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How can I paint over a glossy surface that might contain lead paint?
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8 votes
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How can I ground old 2-prong receptacles? (120V)
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8 votes
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What should I do with leftover sulfuric acid from a sump pump battery backup?
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8 votes
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Should I superchlorinate a freshly filled pool?
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7 votes
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How can I determine if my outlets can easily be grounded?
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7 votes
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Is there any level of radon in the home that is *immediately* dangerous?
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7 votes
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How can I efficiently heat a pool?
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6 votes
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How can I determine if my receptacles are grounded, and how can I fix it if they are not?
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6 votes
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How can I get rid of the weeds and moss growing between the paver stones in my driveway?
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4 votes
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Replacing a bathroom fan?
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How can I fix a broken face on a kitchen drawer?