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08-11-09, 07:17 PM
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Posted By given2fly

Why is my family room hot?

Hi,

My family room and garage are on opposite sides of a wall. The garage has a plain ceiling with an attic, the family room has a cathedral ceiling with no attic. In summers the family room...
06-21-09, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By given2fly

odd light behaviour

Hello,

My audio receiver output interrupts briefly whenever I turn a light on or off in my utility room. Could this be because there are too many devices drawing current on the circuit?

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10-11-08, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 19,708
Posted By given2fly

OK. I removed all outlets, light receptacles etc...

OK. I removed all outlets, light receptacles etc from the circuit. There were some outlets where wires were back stabbed. I removed them and wound them around the screws.

Here is what I found .....
10-09-08, 07:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 19,708
Posted By given2fly

I did turn the breaker on and off. The weird part...

I did turn the breaker on and off. The weird part is I found out that there are additional outlets connected to the circuit that are working. Does that make sense?

I will open all non-working...
10-09-08, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 19,708
Posted By given2fly

Question No voltage between hot and neutral

Hi,

The lights and outlets in one of my bedroom and bathroom go out all of a sudden one evening. I checked the circuit breaker box, nothing has been tripped.

The bathroom has a...
Replies: 3
Views: 787
Posted By given2fly

Thanks for your replies... Im going to watch the...

Thanks for your replies... Im going to watch the coolant level daily ..
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Views: 787
Posted By given2fly

Cooling system problem in Lancer

My lancer overheated a couple of months ago and I replaced the radiator and hoses. After driving for a few miles, the coolant level dropped and the engine temperature rose again. I topped off the...
Replies: 2
Views: 883
Posted By given2fly

Deck maintenance voodoo

I have a decent sized deck which had some paint peeling off, so I decided to strip and re-paint the deck. So I rented a pressure washer, got some cleaning solution and thought I would be done in a...
Replies: 2
Views: 1,126
Posted By given2fly

Due to icy rain/sleet last week, my mailbox has...

Due to icy rain/sleet last week, my mailbox has blown over as well. Mine is the one over an extending arm. On observation I see that one of the wood in the extending arm has rotted and is split into...
Replies: 1
Views: 1,046
Posted By given2fly

Unhappy Water leak from shower door

Hi,

I have water leaking from under the aluminium rails in one of the bathrooms whenever I take a shower. The water hits the fiber glass doors and then leaks onto the tile floor by the...
Replies: 4
Views: 986
Posted By given2fly

Is this something that a DIYer can do?? I have...

Is this something that a DIYer can do?? I have done most of the work in the house myself , connecting appliances, painting etc
Replies: 4
Views: 986
Posted By given2fly

Question hardwood flooring needs some tlc

Recently got a house that has has minor scratches in hardwood floors in certain sections and floor "shine" has gone in certian sections. What is the best way to get the floors on a uniform shine ?
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06-08-05, 09:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,768
Posted By given2fly

in the same boat

I am in a similar situation as try2doitright. I have been given a price for 2000 for initial installation and a yearly renewal fee after that.

I am interested in what others have to say in this...
Replies: 1
Views: 704
Posted By given2fly

Question living room lighting problem

Hi,
Just got a house where the living room has high sloping ceiling(cathedral?). There are no lights attached to the ceilings and am using floor lamps at the moment. But lighting is not...
Replies: 2
Views: 1,072
Posted By given2fly

problem solved

Basically I removed the opener cover and I saw these 2 knobs. These were for setting the up and down limit. They were not visible from outside since the opener cover was not connected properly so...
Replies: 2
Views: 1,072
Posted By given2fly

another garage door that wont close fully

By mistake I kept my blower in the path of the garage door and closed it . It reversed when it touched the blower and I heard a series of clicking noises after it stopped.

Now when I try to...
Replies: 2
Views: 842
Posted By given2fly

Heat gun?

Do I need to use a heat gun to remove paint off the door first?
ALso, do I need to go for different kinds of paint for door and walls?
Replies: 2
Views: 842
Posted By given2fly

Painting doorway .. and door

I would like to paint my doorway and the door over the weekend. Both of them are in blue color and I would like to paint a beige semi gloss color. I have a few questions:

a. Should I use a...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,005
Posted By given2fly

Thanks !

I knew I had to re-paint the ceiling, but I was wishing for an alternative. Joneq, I will try out the options you mentioned.

Overall I feel satisfied since I have gained a lot of practical...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,005
Posted By given2fly

Help needed to remove paint

Hi,

THis is my first post so be gentle. I recently painted my bedroom walls, this was my first paint job ever. My ceiling paint is different from walls. And there are some instances of the...
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