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10-04-16, 08:35 AM
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Posted By tldoug

You asked a good question (highlighted). Did you...

You asked a good question (highlighted). Did you test for an answer? In other words, did you take measurements starting at the Service Panel instead of a randomly chosen outlet downstream?
Replies: 4
Views: 655
Posted By tldoug

You will want installation cable with solid 24...

You will want installation cable with solid 24 ga. conductors for the punch block. The convention is Red/Green are line 1, Yellow/Black are line 2. In a pinch, you could also use CAT5 cable and...
01-12-14, 08:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,451
Posted By tldoug

Those bearings look to be permanently sealed...

Those bearings look to be permanently sealed which means replace the motor because you can't lubricate it.

I have had good luck entering the part number of a device (turntable motor in an old...
01-12-14, 07:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,732
Posted By tldoug

I disagree with your roofers and mold inspectors...

I disagree with your roofers and mold inspectors about sequence because until your correct your attic ventilation you will not be able to remediate your mold problem. On top of that, are you aware...
Replies: 3
Views: 1,030
Posted By tldoug

Can you install a length of 2x cut to fit snugly...

Can you install a length of 2x cut to fit snugly perpendicular between the joists and attach the restraining link to that? That's the simplest solution I can think of.
05-06-13, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,312
Posted By tldoug

If, in fact, you ordered and were provided...

If, in fact, you ordered and were provided Hardie's Colorplus (R) Technology siding, your first complaint should go to Hardie's USA/Canada office:

26300 La Alameda, Suite 400
Mission Viejo,...
05-06-13, 08:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,615
Posted By tldoug

What you have there is a "three-way switch." ...

What you have there is a "three-way switch."

Mod Note: what is shown is a single pole switch that is splicing power in and power out on the bottom of the switch. It is not a three way.
05-05-13, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 11,584
Posted By tldoug

Welcome to the forums. There is a combustion...

Welcome to the forums.

There is a combustion air flow sensor switch that prevents the furnace from igniting if there is insufficient air flow due to any of several reasons. What I normally hear...
05-05-13, 08:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 32,247
Posted By tldoug

Texas doesn't have a license requirement home...

Texas doesn't have a license requirement home builders. More specifically, only specialty contractors, including HVAC, fire sprinkler systems, plumbing, electricians and well drilling/pump...
05-05-13, 08:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 51,199
Posted By tldoug

The only change I would make to Furd's advice is...

The only change I would make to Furd's advice is to have the glass shop come out to measure. While they are there, they might even have a suggestion to make your task easier or less expensive.
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Views: 2,721
Posted By tldoug

Welcome to the forums. Do you have a...

Welcome to the forums.

Do you have a question?
04-26-13, 04:35 PM
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Views: 2,824
Posted By tldoug

Welcome to the forums. Yes, the door can...

Welcome to the forums.

Yes, the door can usually be removed and set properly. God only knows what the gorillas that screwed that up did to secure it though. You can try to get them to come back...
01-22-13, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,328
Posted By tldoug

The gusset plates used to manufacture engineered...

The gusset plates used to manufacture engineered wood trusses are set into the wood using a high pressure ram. I don't recommend trying to use them for in place repairs, even if you could find them,...
12-07-12, 07:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,162
Posted By tldoug

Have had and used many by different manufacturers...

Have had and used many by different manufacturers in the 4KW and up power range without problems. We use them to run emergency communications trailers as well as jobsite tools. I think your worries...
11-28-12, 09:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,276
Posted By tldoug

In a word, features. It appears only the 1010...

In a word, features. It appears only the 1010 has "armchair programming" which I take to mean a remote programming control. And so on.
If you do a search for "Honeywell <modelnumber>", you will...
11-07-12, 07:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,913
Posted By tldoug

It's already been demonstrated they haven't a...

It's already been demonstrated they haven't a clue how to do it right. Why would you consider giving them an opportunity to make it worse? The best that can be hoped for is a refund so that a...
11-07-12, 06:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,913
Posted By tldoug

Welcome to the forums. Should you re-grout? ...

Welcome to the forums.

Should you re-grout? Have you tried to get your tile-layer to come in and correct his work? In order to re-grout, you must first remove most of the old grout or the new...
11-02-12, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,620
Posted By tldoug

There are numerous books available through...

There are numerous books available through outlets like builderbooks.com and craftsman-book.com that provide forms to use as well as instruction.
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Views: 57,190
Posted By tldoug

I have owned two of the Little Giant 23ft ladders...

I have owned two of the Little Giant 23ft ladders for over 10 years and my crews have put them through ladder hell. They weigh a lot, my employees hate to have to move them, they weigh more than...
10-13-12, 12:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,788
Posted By tldoug

The easiest and probably least expensive way to...

The easiest and probably least expensive way to accomplish what you want, believe it or not, is to saw an opening/path in the slab and then repair it with concrete when you are done.
10-13-12, 12:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,123
Posted By tldoug

Birch, The amount of insulation needed in a...

Birch,
The amount of insulation needed in a ceiling is irrespective of the slope or type of roof. Check your state Energy Conservation Code for recommended R-values for your area. Local building...
10-12-12, 11:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 888
Posted By tldoug

Don't worry about the existing insulation. You...

Don't worry about the existing insulation. You are dealing with two conditioned living spaces. The temperature difference between the two will be minimal meaning that you won't have the problems...
10-01-12, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,053
Posted By tldoug

These appliances need to be on separate circuits....

These appliances need to be on separate circuits. The 40 amp breaker should be adequate for the oven. Check the installation manual for the cooktop to see if a 50 amp or 60 amp breaker is...
Replies: 3
Views: 1,255
Posted By tldoug

Where can we see the details?

Where can we see the details?
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Views: 1,520
Posted By tldoug

Other than placing it in your Lessons Learned...

Other than placing it in your Lessons Learned file, I doubt you can do much unless you spoke to someone at the head hunters and they told you explicitly that the signed letter was on its way and...
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