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05-11-20, 08:19 PM
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Posted By newhome10

Sounds like installing an outlet in the adjacent...

Sounds like installing an outlet in the adjacent cabinet is the way to go. I have a few more questions:
1). Can I use the existing wire, run it through a hole in the adjacent cabinet and install an...
05-11-20, 05:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By newhome10

Sorry for the confusion, yes I am changing the...

Sorry for the confusion, yes I am changing the entire assembly. There is no cabinet above the hood, it's a wooden decorative hood. It only has the insert (fan and motor), liner, exhaust going up to...
05-10-20, 09:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By newhome10

New outlet required for range hood

Our old range hood (noisy and ineffective) fan motor stopped working, so I bought a new fan motor insert which is a plug in type. When I took the old one out, i discovered that it was hard wired.
So...
03-21-13, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,105
Posted By newhome10

Replacing main shut-off valve

Our main shutoff valve in the house leaks when turning on or off. It is an old style gate valve. I'd like to have it replaced with a ball valve to have some peace of mind. I had a plumber come in to...
02-26-13, 05:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,475
Posted By newhome10

The toilet is on the 2nd floor so I can't reach...

The toilet is on the 2nd floor so I can't reach this point by removing the toilet.

I'll try cutting the pipe and then use no hub coupling like the one below.

Could you please confirm if this is...
02-26-13, 04:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,475
Posted By newhome10

Here's the pic. I tried to attach it the first...

Here's the pic. I tried to attach it the first time around but the website ignored the second pic. Anyway, the basement is unfinished and the plumbing is easily accessible.

Thanks
02-26-13, 01:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,475
Posted By newhome10

This copper drain runs from the bathroom down to...

This copper drain runs from the bathroom down to the basement where this piece of tile is stuck (inside the house). In the basement it then joins the cast iron system as seen in the pic. It is easily...
02-26-13, 12:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,475
Posted By newhome10

Thanks for the great advice. Yes I did see...

Thanks for the great advice.

Yes I did see on the camera what looked like the piece of broken tile that the contractor could have dropped down the drain by mistake.
He did not want to push it...
02-26-13, 09:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,475
Posted By newhome10

Sewer line replacement, need advice

Hello all,

So after months of renovation and dried up bank accounts, I have found another thing in the house that needs money spent on it.

It started with a bathroom clog, I called a plumber...
01-08-13, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,584
Posted By newhome10

Could anyone please help me with the question...

Could anyone please help me with the question above?

Thanks much in advance.
01-07-13, 07:11 AM
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Views: 6,584
Posted By newhome10

Thanks for all the information. Another...

Thanks for all the information.

Another question, is it OK to put another layer of mortar on the existing mortar bed to make it a little higher or is that going to mess it up?

Also, is there a...
01-01-13, 07:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,584
Posted By newhome10

The original plumbing was done by a different...

The original plumbing was done by a different plumber and the drain riser was installed by someone else later. I had purchased this square drain with it's own base because I wanted something square...
12-29-12, 11:06 AM
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Views: 6,584
Posted By newhome10

Mud shower pan drain riser and tiling

Hello,

I'm having a mud shower pan built in my master bath. My contractor has bailed out and I have decided to finish this myself with some help.

We did the felt paper and then pre-slope on...
08-17-08, 07:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,635
Posted By newhome10

Framing a closet door

I tried posting it in other forum but got no response so posting here. I don't know how to delete the other one.

I'm trying to make a frame for a closet door but don't know where to start. The...
08-13-08, 07:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 935
Posted By newhome10

Thanks for the reply. However, like I said it is...

Thanks for the reply. However, like I said it is in the finished basement and there is a beam which makes it 74 inches. So it can't be made over 80 inches. How hard would it be to cut the door to 74?
08-13-08, 07:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 935
Posted By newhome10

Help with framing a door

Hello,

I'm a newbie here, and I just bought a house. I do not have carpentry skills and was wondering if there is a tutorial on framing.

I want to make a frame and put a door in a space which...
08-12-08, 09:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,237
Posted By newhome10

What I meant was, there are only two wires coming...

What I meant was, there are only two wires coming out of the wall where the thermostat is. So only two wires going into the thermostat. Red and White.
08-11-08, 10:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,237
Posted By newhome10

Digital thermostats

Hello,

I have an old school mercury thermostat in my house and I'm thinking of replacing it with a programmable digital thermostat.

It is a simple two wire Honeywell thermostat. Please tell me...
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