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11-23-15, 07:59 AM
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Posted By agielchinsky

backflow preventer leaking with house water shut off

I've got a confusing situation. We had the sprinkler system winterized and the backflow preventer is still leaking a little even though the house water line to the sprinklers is off.

I thought...
07-07-15, 06:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,085
Posted By agielchinsky

It's a Duo UCHW_H24AF2 or CF2. Not sure if it is...

It's a Duo UCHW_H24AF2 or CF2. Not sure if it is an A or C.
Thanks
07-07-15, 06:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,085
Posted By agielchinsky

Thanks PJmax. How do I take off the plastic case...

Thanks PJmax. How do I take off the plastic case to see whats behind it? Does it come off in parts, or does the whole plastic case come off?

Thanks
07-06-15, 08:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,085
Posted By agielchinsky

Noisy Amcoraire ductless mini split AC

I've got a noisy Amcoraire ductless mini split AC. I posted a video of the AC on youtube (see link below). In the video you can see that there is one spot that makes more noise when depressed, and...
06-03-15, 11:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,710
Posted By agielchinsky

door trim too close to corner

I've got some door trim that is really close to the corner. The base trim would have to butt up to the face of the door trim. Is there a way to make that look nice, or a better method?

Thanks
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Views: 11,513
Posted By agielchinsky

Thanks for the heads up on not sanding. I could...

Thanks for the heads up on not sanding. I could repaint it, but I don't mind it that much.
Replies: 10
Views: 11,513
Posted By agielchinsky

how to dull satin paint

I just painted a hallway with 1 coat of satin paint (light green/blue behr marque) and it is a bit too shiny. Would giving the paint a light sand with fine grit sandpaper make it less shiny? Would it...
11-18-14, 06:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,048
Posted By agielchinsky

I was planning on doing one layer of roll, doing...

I was planning on doing one layer of roll, doing some electrical work, and then putting the other layer of rolled insulation on. After thinking about it and watching some videos I think you guys are...
11-15-14, 07:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,048
Posted By agielchinsky

Will one layer of insulation weigh down the layer below it?

Hello,

My attic floor has 2x6 joists with old beat up rockwool insulation in it. My plan was to pull out the old insulation, put in some faced rolls of R19 and then at some later point put some...
08-19-14, 08:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 943
Posted By agielchinsky

Tolyn: The walls have been pulled off the studs....

Tolyn: The walls have been pulled off the studs. you can see the electrical boxes and the attic.
08-18-14, 08:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 943
Posted By agielchinsky

new bathroom without a ground

A neighbor is having a bathroom redone, and I'm looking for someone to double check my assessment of the contractor's work. They ripped out the drywall and flooring and are redoing everything from...
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Views: 1,978
Posted By agielchinsky

I left the per-stain on each for 10 minutes, then...

I left the per-stain on each for 10 minutes, then stained the first piece for 10 minutes twice, the second piece for 20 minutes twice, and the third piece for 40ish minutes twice. Those pictures have...
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Views: 1,978
Posted By agielchinsky

I've started practicing on some pine boards and...

I've started practicing on some pine boards and they aren't coming out so great, are there any tricks i would know for stain dark?
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Views: 1,978
Posted By agielchinsky

What typof wood are my stairs made of?

I removed some carpet, linoleum tiles, and most of the old stain and glue and am getting ready to pre-stain, stain, and poly. As I have no experience finishing wood I'd like to practice on some...
05-27-14, 02:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,080
Posted By agielchinsky

Not sure if it matters, but we usually have one...

Not sure if it matters, but we usually have one or two AC's running even during the winter when we have our main room filled with people.
05-19-14, 08:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,080
Posted By agielchinsky

Yearly tuneup

I'm looking into setting up a yearly maintenance contract for 6 ACs (4 central, 2 ductless) and 4 furnaces. This is for a house of prayer with an attached house. I got a quote for about $1,000 (drops...
03-23-14, 04:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,385
Posted By agielchinsky

Code was 9999, thanks guys! She also managed to...

Code was 9999, thanks guys! She also managed to set the fan on high. I guess I aught to put a lock on it so that wont happen again.
03-23-14, 12:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,385
Posted By agielchinsky

observer thermostat locked up

Hello,

One of my kids locked my Observer TSTAT0101SC thermostat and I can't unlock it. I've tried turning off power from the breaker, taking it off the wall and looking for a reset button, but...
10-10-13, 07:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,168
Posted By agielchinsky

Sorry for taking so long to post the conclusion....

Sorry for taking so long to post the conclusion. You see those antennas on top of the roof? They got beaten up during a storm, and several months later I got a handyman to pull them out during the...
07-20-13, 09:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,843
Posted By agielchinsky

Any idea where I can buy one?

Any idea where I can buy one?
07-15-13, 10:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,843
Posted By agielchinsky

communicating Comfortmaker thermostat

Hi everybody,

I've got an Observer TSTAT0101SC thermostat hooked up to a communicating Comfortmaker G9MVT1002120A furnace with Comfortmaker CCA948GKA outdoor AC. The screen has been flashing since...
06-10-13, 01:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,168
Posted By agielchinsky

one side of the wall insulation below the crack...

one side of the wall insulation below the crack was moist and a few feet of the 2x4 on the floor was also moist. I'm not sure if there is any ventilation in this area but after taping the crack the...
06-07-13, 01:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,168
Posted By agielchinsky

Water dripping in through cracked caulk.

Hi,

I noticed some damp insulation and wood in my attic below a window. I circled the location in red in the picture of my house. I think the water is getting in through a hole in some caulk (3...
05-30-13, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,628
Posted By agielchinsky

I turned the brightness down from 100% to 30% and...

I turned the brightness down from 100% to 30% and that solved the problem. Now the screen flashes but thats not such a problem.

Thanks!
05-22-13, 09:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,628
Posted By agielchinsky

Observer TSTAT0101SC themostat, inaccurate temp

Hi everyone!

I've got an Observer TSTAT0101SC thermostat hooked up to a communicating Comfortmaker G9MVT1002120A furnace (with Comfortmaker CCA948GKA outdoor AC).

The thermostat itself feels...
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