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06-16-08, 07:06 AM
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How to identify my current conditioner?

I have a rather old conditioner that I believe to be defective. Is there a way for me to identify it? It has a single salt bin and a single resin tank, with a valve on top. I cannot find any...
06-11-08, 12:32 AM
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Posted By Ntrikit

To DIY or hire a pro?

I have an existing water softener of unknown name. It looks like it came over on the Mayflower; I'd guess it was installed at the time my house was built, 1979. I want to replace it with a...
06-11-08, 12:29 AM
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Views: 1,412
Posted By Ntrikit

To DIY or hire a pro?

Wrong forum. Sorry
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Views: 842
Posted By Ntrikit

So the spanner bars attach to the drop ceiling,...

So the spanner bars attach to the drop ceiling, not the floor joists? As far as depth, the locations of the cans will not interfere with the joists, so I don't think the size of the cans will be an...
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Views: 842
Posted By Ntrikit

Is this what I want? ...

Is this what I want?

http://www.homedepot.com/catalog/productImage/f496841c-e868-4a81-8aa7-3f3618658fd5_300.jpg

If so, what do the spanner bars attach to? My drop ceiling sits 6.5" below the...
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Posted By Ntrikit

What is a spanner bar? Thanks again.

What is a spanner bar?

Thanks again.
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Views: 842
Posted By Ntrikit

Yet another recessed lighting question.

I have a suspended drop-tile ceiling in my den. There is currently one pendant style fixture hanging near the door. This provides little light, so we have a table lamp in the other corner. We...
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Views: 10,583
Posted By Ntrikit

To wrap this up, I ordered and replaced all the...

To wrap this up, I ordered and replaced all the parts, the springs, rubbers, and the cartridge...and it don't leak a drop now. Great fix and great help. Thanks a lot for the help!!
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Posted By Ntrikit

5.8GHz Telephones

I have 3 phone lines in my home. I have a Motorola 5.8GHz phone that accepts 2 lines. For the 3rd line, I want to buy another wireless phone (base and handset, of a different brand). Is it ok to...
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Views: 10,583
Posted By Ntrikit

In this photo, on the bottom, is that the way...

In this photo, on the bottom, is that the way this thing is supposed to look, or is it broken?

http://www.ntrikit.com/images/house/12.JPG


http://www.ntrikit.com/images/house/1.JPG
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Views: 10,583
Posted By Ntrikit

Really? They give free replacement parts? I am...

Really? They give free replacement parts? I am the second owner of this home, and it's hard to tell how old these parts are. How do I get the stuff free?
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Posted By Ntrikit

Is this what I need? Delta # RP4993 ...

Is this what I need?


Delta # RP4993
http://ec1.images-amazon.com/images/I/41EXWP6HE5L._AA280_.jpg

and

Delta # RP1991
http://www.lawsupply.net/brass_ware/Delta/parts/RP1991.jpg
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Posted By Ntrikit

Thanks Paul. So in this picture... ...

Thanks Paul.

So in this picture...
http://www.ntrikit.com/images/house/1.JPG
Those little black rubber grommets come out? And there are springs behind them? When I remove those little black...
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Views: 10,583
Posted By Ntrikit

I took the white part off the end, and this is...

I took the white part off the end, and this is behind it.
http://www.ntrikit.com/images/house/1.JPG
Does this come off?


Here are a few shots of the white thing....
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Views: 10,583
Posted By Ntrikit

Scald-Guard Shower Faucet Replacement?

Since I bought this house 3 years ago, this shower has leaked a slow drip. I finally took it apart, and this is what we have.

http://www.ntrikit.com/images/house/DSCN0835.JPG

We have a lot...
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Posted By Ntrikit

I put it back together last night, and it has yet...

I put it back together last night, and it has yet to leak a drop. Thanks guys.
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Views: 20,404
Posted By Ntrikit

I read to use it on a forum that Google led me to.

I read to use it on a forum that Google led me to.
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Posted By Ntrikit

I have it currently installed with Bolt - Rubber...

I have it currently installed with Bolt - Rubber washer - tank - rubber washer - metal washer - nut - and it's sitting on my bench waiting for some clear silicon sealer to dry. Once it's good and...
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Views: 20,404
Posted By Ntrikit

I bought the toilet at Lowes, so perhaps I'll...

I bought the toilet at Lowes, so perhaps I'll check there for the gasket.

I double nutted the mounting bolts. I just used nuts smaller in diameter than the holes that the bolts pass through. ...
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Views: 20,404
Posted By Ntrikit

I did take the take off the bowl because I was...

I did take the take off the bowl because I was worried about cracking the tank during removal. I removed the toilet by myself, and was worried about the tank flexing where it bolts to the bowl, and...
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Views: 20,404
Posted By Ntrikit

Thanks for the reply. Is it more likely to be...

Thanks for the reply. Is it more likely to be the tank to bowl gasket, or the tank to bowl mounting screw gaskets (rubber washers)?

Thanks!
Replies: 16
Views: 20,404
Posted By Ntrikit

Toilet tank to bowl...won't stop dripping.

I recently installed a new toilet, and it worked fine. This weekend, we pulled it up to lay down a new floor. After we put the toilet back together, it will not stop leaking between the tank and...
Replies: 6
Views: 10,799
Posted By Ntrikit

Are those things tricky to use? Will I end up...

Are those things tricky to use? Will I end up breaking my lens and end up with little pieces of scrap?

Thanks
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Views: 10,799
Posted By Ntrikit

Can you send me a link to the proper tool? I do...

Can you send me a link to the proper tool? I do not own a table saw. Is it like a scoring tool of some sort?
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Posted By Ntrikit

How do you cut light diffuser?

I am replacing the flat sheet lens that covers the fluorescent light tubes in my kitchen. First off, are these things properly called "diffusers" or "lenses" or what is the term I'm looking for? It...
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