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11-02-16, 07:58 AM
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Posted By boster

Thank you to Paul and Ray. Your tips led me to...

Thank you to Paul and Ray. Your tips led me to check bathroom GFCI's where I never suspected I'd find the solution, and I found the solution.

Last night (before finding the tripped GFCI) I found...
11-02-16, 07:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 632
Posted By boster

First,I tested and reset it (according to the...

First,I tested and reset it (according to the installation instructions, if it wasn't wired correctly the reset button would not work). Second, I plugged a hedge trimmer into it, and had power....
11-01-16, 08:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 632
Posted By boster

Absence of power in outside receptacles

Today I was using an electric hedge trimmer to trim some hedges, as I do every Fall. And, as I do almost every Fall, I cut through my extension cord with with my hedge trimmer. After getting a new...
Replies: 6
Views: 541
Posted By boster

Okay, I put new washers in the old hose, and it...

Okay, I put new washers in the old hose, and it still leaks. I have a new $10 hose in there now, but I'd still like to know if anyone has a recommendation for a higher-quality hose or online source....
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Views: 541
Posted By boster

Hmm. I'll check that out.

Hmm. I'll check that out.
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Views: 541
Posted By boster

It sprung a leak where the metal coil meets the...

It sprung a leak where the metal coil meets the nut which screws onto the shower head. (I assume that's a weak point for any such hose, and in this case the inner hose must have failed.) The sprung...
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Views: 541
Posted By boster

Shower Hose Recommendation?

I have a $10 shower hose which lasted less than 4 months, and I need to replace it. I'd like to buy a quality hose which will last a few years at least. I'd also like good value, if it's possible to...
12-03-15, 06:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 795
Posted By boster

Thank you, @XSleeper. I'm not terribly worried...

Thank you, @XSleeper. I'm not terribly worried about the mold, except:

1) To the extent that any framing/flooring has become a problem with regard to support and needs to be replaced,

2) To the...
12-03-15, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By boster

Thank you, all, for the guidance. I will test for...

Thank you, all, for the guidance. I will test for a leak, but the condensation on the cold pipe in a warm moist environment makes sense.

-boster
12-03-15, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 606
Posted By boster

Thinset Removal

I have a notable project going on, to deal with a shower leaking into the kitchen below. I can't fix the leak without ripping out a lot of wall and tile around the shower, so a fix has become a...
12-03-15, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By boster

Plumbing Leak?

Hello. I am dealing with a shower which has been leaking into the kitchen below. I have identified that there was poor construction (no concrete backer board behind the tile, and no membrane or...
12-03-15, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 795
Posted By boster

Question How Bad Is It?

I turn to the experts for some help. I am dealing with a built-in shower which has been leaking. The owner waited too long to deal with it. I am helping out. I am handy with tools and with my hands,...
07-25-15, 02:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,042
Posted By boster

Built-In Shower Questions

I have acquired a built-in shower which I'm thinking might need some work.
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Lovely, isn't it?

I am handy with a hammer and a screw driver. I've done engine repair, I've done landscaping,...
07-22-15, 07:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 668
Posted By boster

Solved

Thanks to the help from this forum, I did solve this problem.

I had two valves acting up. One just needed cleaning. After I pulled it apart and rinsed the parts, I could not find anything wrong,...
07-03-15, 07:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 668
Posted By boster

Thanks, Pilot Dane. Where do I get a diaphram and...

Thanks, Pilot Dane. Where do I get a diaphram and solenoid? From Amazon? Or would my local Home Depot carry this?

-boster
07-02-15, 09:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 668
Posted By boster

Sprinkler System - Valve Replacement

I have a 5-station sprinkler system, and have 2 stations not working. I already knew my master control/clock was having problems, so I replaced it yesterday. The same 2 stations are still not...
07-02-15, 08:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By boster

Thank you for the help.

Thanks for the tips, all.

-boster
07-01-15, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By boster

Weeds on a Patio

Hi, all.

I help my mother-in-law, who has a brick patio. There's no mortar between the bricks, just soil. I am single-handedly raising the stock price of Monsanto by spraying RoundUp in a battle...
09-26-14, 05:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,437
Posted By boster

olimits7, I was hoping to find a reply to...

olimits7,

I was hoping to find a reply to your question, as I'm in exactly the same spot. I've been thinking of purchasing a broadcast spreader and starting my own lawn treatment plan.

Did you...
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Views: 2,241
Posted By boster

PJMax, I am unable to find that tech sheet. Would...

PJMax, I am unable to find that tech sheet. Would you please email it to me? I'll send you a PM with my email address.

-boster
Replies: 4
Views: 2,241
Posted By boster

Thank you for the reply. No I do not have this...

Thank you for the reply. No I do not have this resolved. I will look for that sheet today and get back to you.

-boster
Replies: 4
Views: 2,241
Posted By boster

Anyone......? Anyone......?

Anyone......? Anyone......?
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Views: 2,241
Posted By boster

Question Maytag QuietSeries 300 (MDB8600AW) Dishwasher Won't Wash

I have a Maytag QuietSeries 300 (MDB8600AW) dishwasher.

It has periodically refused to drain. I've always been able to resolve this by taking it apart until I can get to the screened drain at the...
07-07-14, 04:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,164
Posted By boster

So where's the boundary between okay to put close...

So where's the boundary between okay to put close to the house and not okay to put next to the house?

Maybe your answer is that no tree is okay next to the house. But some bushes are really no...
07-06-14, 08:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,164
Posted By boster

Ah, that ugly place where government and crab...

Ah, that ugly place where government and crab apple trees come together.
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