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sharptooth
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What's the best way to account for saw blade width (kerf) when cutting boards?

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What projects should never be DIY?

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Is there a technique to make a shower mirror fog-free?

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What is the name of this tool? It almost looks like an Allen without the wrench

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Can I safely use a switch rated for "1A at 125V" with 240V, assuming I stay below 125W?

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What are the consequences of building without a permit?

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How can I protect my kids' toes from this evil grating in the floor?

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What is the best way to fill a 3 inch gap under my concrete front porch?

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How do I silence a creaking wooden spiral staircase?

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How can I hang a shelf with no visible fasteners?

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How do I get a cement patch in my basement to dry quickly in humid conditions?

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Can you use plywood as roofing?

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Can I perform a large ceiling drywall repair myself?

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How should I go about fixing a faulty 240 V Electrical Outlet

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Is it safe to touch the ground contact?

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How can I enlarge a hole in a brick wall without drilling?

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Do you really *have* to mortise for hinges and other door hardware?

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Should I get a keyed chuck for cordless drill?

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What units are the clutch settings on a drill?

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Why would there be a 50 amp plug on a 30 amp appliance?

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My fridge runs way too much - is this because it doesn't seem to be level?

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How good do I need to make my primer coat?

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How do I know when concrete needs replacing rather than just mud-jacking?

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Is the ability to save pictures worth it in an inspection camera?

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How do I know if my power drill needs to rotate clockwise or counter clockwise to drill forward?

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How do I remove a drill bit that is stuck due to an overtightened chuck?

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How can I stop Lego bricks from falling in to a register?

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Can I connect ground to neutral in a 3 wire outlet?

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Why are cordless drill batteries so expensive?

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Is this cracking foundation under a jack post a problem that requires repair?