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Tester101
  • Member for 13 years, 10 months
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312 votes
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What is the purpose of these holes on my wire stripper?

159 votes
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How can I add a "C" wire to my thermostat?

110 votes

Is there an easy way to measure the height of a tree?

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How to prevent heavy rainwater from jumping the gutter?

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What is the best tool for cutting up scrap wood?

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When drywalling a room, should I do the ceiling before the walls?

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What is the purpose of this Y shaped bit?

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Can Romex (NM-B) cable be run through conduit?

66 votes
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Why Do 240V Circuits Not Require Neutral?

58 votes
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When pre-drilling for screws, how do you determine the correct bit diameter?

54 votes

How to remove screws with stripped heads?

51 votes
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When I turn down the dimmer switch on my lights, do I actually use less electricity?

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Do I really have to fasten interior-wall electrical wire to a stud to keep it from moving?

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Do I really need to fill the tub with water to properly apply caulking?

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What are the guidelines for holes in joists?

47 votes

Should I set fence posts in dirt, gravel, crushed rock, or concrete?

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How can I remove a really stuck screw?

43 votes

Is the Electrician trying to scam me?

42 votes

How can it be dangerous to feed a water heater from two separate panels?

40 votes
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Extension cord and power strip safety

38 votes
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When should pipe dope vs thread tape be used?

38 votes

What kind of gloves should I wear during electrical work?

37 votes
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Is using 15 amp components on a 20 amp breaker against code?

36 votes
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Wind from kitchen sink drainage pipe

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Is it ok to have mixed grounds and neutrals on bars in a breaker box?

34 votes
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How do I properly feed coax through an outside wall?

33 votes

If metal expands when heated, how does heating a bolt loosen it?

31 votes

Are toilets supposed to be caulked to the floor?

31 votes
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How can I drill to an exact depth with a hand drill?

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Are both legs of a home's power supply equally used?

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