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02-17-21, 06:58 AM
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Our furnace is only a few years old. I believe...

Our furnace is only a few years old. I believe its high efficiency. So, I guess it's probably doing what its supposed to be doing.
02-16-21, 03:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 443
Posted By dorlow

Heat pump, do I need to turn on aux heat when it's 10 degrees outside?

So, our upstairs is heated by a heat pump furnace. Someone told us if it's below like 30 degrees or something, we're supposed to turn on the aux heat. Right now it's like 10 degrees outside but the...
08-13-20, 06:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 735
Posted By dorlow

Ive watched enough Bob villa and home improvement...

Ive watched enough Bob villa and home improvement episodes, im almost to the point of ripping the drywall apart, buying a framed door and extending the studs and drywalling it all in. Ive never done...
08-12-20, 07:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 735
Posted By dorlow

How do i partition a room?

ok, due to the covid thing going on, I am now a work from home employee. Problem with my situation is I have 5 kids in a 3 bedroom house. (We bought tbe house as a 5 person family... but shortly...
07-18-20, 08:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 344
Posted By dorlow

These fuses are tiny. Would the tool have a fuse...

These fuses are tiny. Would the tool have a fuse i could replace the blown fuse thats probably less than half the physical size of a normal fuse?
07-18-20, 07:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 344
Posted By dorlow

How do I trace a circuit off a fuse in a car?

I'm having some major electrical issues with my car. My back hatch won't open, my blinkers don't work and my dashboard doesn't light up and all the gauges are dead. None of that makes sense to me...
Replies: 10
Views: 588
Posted By dorlow

Oh, and I didnt mention, I hooked the vacuum to...

Oh, and I didnt mention, I hooked the vacuum to the pool hose using a 2" to 1.5" rubber hose reducer. It has those metal bands on both sides where it has the screw where you can tighten it down. It...
Replies: 10
Views: 588
Posted By dorlow

Well, just finished the second load in the dryer....

Well, just finished the second load in the dryer. This one took exactly 1 hour and the Cloths are dry. So maybe the first load was just a fluke.
Replies: 10
Views: 588
Posted By dorlow

Ok, I'm baffled. I cleaned the dryer vent today....

Ok, I'm baffled. I cleaned the dryer vent today. I first used the brush thing with a ton of extensions and pushed it through. It got stuck about half way. Then I used a pool hose from the outside...
Replies: 10
Views: 588
Posted By dorlow

So, I just ordered a 50 ft pool hose, a 30 ft...

So, I just ordered a 50 ft pool hose, a 30 ft brush thingy, and some fish tape just to make sure I have enough length for the brush.
Replies: 10
Views: 588
Posted By dorlow

Is that going to work as well as hooking a long...

Is that going to work as well as hooking a long hose to a vacuum and vacuuming it out? Seems like just having a brush at the end of a long fish tape would just push the lint around, but not...
Replies: 10
Views: 588
Posted By dorlow

Where can I buy supplies to clean out my dryer vent?

So, our house is setup weird with the dryer vent. For one, our laundry is on the second floor, which I like a lot. But the laundry room is on the front side of the house, but the dryer vent outside...
01-11-20, 12:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 751
Posted By dorlow

I first bought a USB ac outlet, but then changed...

I first bought a USB ac outlet, but then changed my mind and returned it.

So, I did what one person recommended and got a loopy thing to put the wire through. It's small enough that the USB end...
01-11-20, 11:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,438
Posted By dorlow

So, I finally called tech support for the...

So, I finally called tech support for the treadmill today. They said it's a known problem. They're sending me an ARC filter that is supposed to fix the issue. Does this make any sense to any of...
01-07-20, 01:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 751
Posted By dorlow

I have no idea why they need the charger. A few...

I have no idea why they need the charger. A few months ago, we caught one of the kids. They found one of the smartphones that we took away from them and that's why they stole the charger. My wife...
01-07-20, 10:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 751
Posted By dorlow

I wonder if the outlet with USB ports would work....

I wonder if the outlet with USB ports would work. Not every ac to USB adapter charged the remote. Only certain ones do. I might try it.
01-07-20, 05:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 751
Posted By dorlow

But Everytime it comes up missing, I have 5 kids....

But Everytime it comes up missing, I have 5 kids. They all swear they didn't take it. If I do figure out who took it, I doubt beating my kids is the answer. I can't take away their electronics...
01-06-20, 05:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 751
Posted By dorlow

How do I lock a brick plug into an outlet?

It's a silly question but it's frustrating. We have Logitech Harmony remotes that have a charging base. The charging cables has the same USB connector as Android devices use. I don't quite...
12-01-19, 10:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,438
Posted By dorlow

I unplug it when I'm not using it and the breaker...

I unplug it when I'm not using it and the breaker hasnt tripped since doing this. On the same breaker, our tv, dvd player, stereo, etc are on it.
12-01-19, 09:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,438
Posted By dorlow

It's a 15 amp breaker with no reset button on it....

It's a 15 amp breaker with no reset button on it. (Not a gfci)
12-01-19, 08:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,438
Posted By dorlow

Treadmill keeps blowing breaker

Ok, we just got a new treadmill. When I'm on it and using it, the breaker has never blown. But after I'm done using it, I turn it off by the toggle switch. Some reason when its plugged in but...
03-25-17, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 613
Posted By dorlow

Forget it. I had my wife look too and she busted...

Forget it. I had my wife look too and she busted one of the levers same as I did. Gave up and busted all of them out. We're getting new windows in a few weeks that come with new screens, so it...
03-25-17, 08:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 613
Posted By dorlow

How do I remove my screens?

Ok, this seems like an overly trivial stupid easy question, but I cannot figure out how to remove my screens. I need to remove them because we have a major water leak and I need to caulk in between...
Replies: 2
Views: 604
Posted By dorlow

Brick sealer? Need a really thick sealer...

So, we're having a weird issue with our house where the window sills of the upstairs windows are leaking and water is running into the top of the downstairs windows. We know 100% for sure the water...
Replies: 7
Views: 1,180
Posted By dorlow

I haven't updated my profile. I live in spring...

I haven't updated my profile. I live in spring hill, TN now
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