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How can I mount speakers that don't have mount adapters?
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If the speakers are reasonably small, there are small mountings used to hang mirrors and paintings, that you could screw onto the back of the speakers. Something like these:

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Why does this receptacle have the ground tied to the neutral?
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No, the neutral and ground should never be wired together. This is wrong, and potentially dangerous. When you plug in something in the outlet, the neutral will be live, as it closes the circuit. If ...

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Can a cheap angle grinder be used to cut concrete and ceramic tiles?
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It looks like a fine tool for using occasionally. One reson for some tools being a lot more expensive are that they are intended for professional use. For cutting concrete is seems that you just need ...

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What could cause my toilet to 'Gurgle'?
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The gurgling noise and the low water level in the toilets is because the pressure in the sewer line is lower than outside. The water is sucked (or more physically correct, pushed by air pressure) down ...

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What methods can be used to make a dark colored window become opaque?
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During the daytime, the daylight outside reflects in the window and drowns out the light that comes from inside. The darkening of the glass only reduces the light that comes out the window, and at ...

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Why is my washing machine so loud during the spin cycle?
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The spin cycle is normally the loudest part of the washing program. To compare the sound of your machine with others, you should consider whether it's designed to be extra quiet or not, and whether it ...

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