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Thanks. The answer to both (implied) questions is...

Thanks. The answer to both (implied) questions is yes. I already have a permit from the city to alter the curb, and the groundwater will be the same stuff that would otherwise take days to drift out...
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Posted By bookfinder

Core drill bit and the curb out front...

I am working my way through my first French Drain install and am almost ready to drill the curb for the outlet.

Should I drill from the backside of the curbing (where the fill-dirt and sod is...
06-08-19, 08:05 AM
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Posted By bookfinder

Yes, roger that on the screens. Reading your...

Yes, roger that on the screens.

Reading your comments and looking at it again this morning I agree. Plus, the blinds will have to come down to ease access to the top of the runs.

I have to...
06-08-19, 05:31 AM
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Posted By bookfinder

Peekchures. Just a general shot of the...

Peekchures.

Just a general shot of the window for perspective.
<img src="https://i.imgur.com/NluCSW3.jpg" width="450" height="600"/>

The screen pins. They pull down easily enough to release...
06-07-19, 01:15 PM
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Posted By bookfinder

Need window screen and ballast cable help

Murphy sez, "every good deed is appropriately punished."

Amen to that.

So I have a set of double windows in the kitchen. Double pane types in a side by side arrangement. The uppers of the...
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Posted By bookfinder

:coffee: Well, as the morning has progressed I've...

:coffee: Well, as the morning has progressed I've concluded the problem is with the refrigerator.

As I noted above the other use of that particular wall plug (which incidentally houses the GFI) is...
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Posted By bookfinder

Thanks for the feedback. Also (usually, but...

Thanks for the feedback.

Also (usually, but not at this moment) plugged into the same receptacle is an extension cord that powers my carport workbench and a compressor. Those are rarely used to...
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Posted By bookfinder

Seeking wisdom dealing with GFI receptacle

My home has a ground fault type wall plug in the carport that keeps throwing. The only thing plugged into it is a spare refrigerator.

This has happened a time or two in the past but this week it...
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Posted By bookfinder

Thanks to you both for the feedback. I'll take...

Thanks to you both for the feedback. I'll take another look at the flooring and plot a replacement move from there.
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Posted By bookfinder

Laminate flooring questions- doofus strikes again

Okay, so yesterday I am helping my son-in-law move some stuff and we used a piano dolly that I've used before. I've used it on wood and vinyl flooring and the wheels have never "marked" anything I've...
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Posted By bookfinder

After my wife and I talked we concluded that...

After my wife and I talked we concluded that dryer was some ... 18 years old. And I had already replaced the heating element at least once.

So I concluded it was the motor and that prudence would...
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Posted By bookfinder

Thanks again. I felt the exhaust stream at...

Thanks again.

I felt the exhaust stream at the vent outside and thought it felt right.

The dryer kicks off and will not come on again immediately. I'll have to get home tonight before I can...
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Posted By bookfinder

Okay. It ran 3-1/2 minutes and then stopped....

Okay.

It ran 3-1/2 minutes and then stopped.

While it was running I could hear a slight squeak and "whoosh" sound but no clanging or sharp noises.

And it was blowing a strong stream of air...
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Posted By bookfinder

Thanks for the suggestions. I'm not sure as...

Thanks for the suggestions.

I'm not sure as my wife typically does the washing chores.

I'll have to check it when I get in from work this evening.
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Posted By bookfinder

Dryer randomly kicking off

As in, it will run a few minutes, or maybe 20 minutes, but then it kicks off.

I can still hear the timer clicking off the minutes but the drum has stopped turning and the element is no longer...
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