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remedying ceiling fan horror-show
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TL;DR: That is a Hunter Original Hanger Bracket, which consists of a rubber bushing and U bolt rocker assembly. Your option #2, drill box and attach through, is the correct installation: you just need ...

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Toilet code - 15" from baseboard heater?
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Most codes require at least 15 inches (measured from the center of the toilet) from any side wall or obstruction and not closer than 30 inches center to center to any other sanitary fixture. (The NKBA ...

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3-prong to 4-prong conversion - EXTRA MISLABELLED WIRES - Dryer cable upgrade and installation
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I believe Mirinth's answer is correct, the thick green/yellow stripe wire is a ground strap and the smaller green wire is an electronics ground. Here's why: I have a Samsung unit, model DVE52M7750W, ...

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Dark hardwood floor stain
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my general question is, whether this stark contrast in finishing is something people have come across before. The last house I purchased and renovated had red oak hardwood in not one, not two, not ...

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Porch roof support question
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If it has a roof, build it on a solid foundation: piers, slab, etc. Save the poles-in-holes business for fences and gates.

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Does NEC require a separate circuit for a whole house fan?
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Sounds simple, but it's not. Assuming this is a "normal" attic fan, one manufactured recently and packaged for that purpose (not a super-charged home built model or a last-century model reclaimed from ...

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