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10-26-20, 04:42 PM
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Posted By zhy987

Thanks for the tips everyone! Will give them a...

Thanks for the tips everyone! Will give them a try!
10-26-20, 04:37 PM
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Posted By zhy987

Yes. Thatís where the register is...

Yes. Thatís where the register is located....about a foot away from the wall.
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Posted By zhy987

Remote Desktop

Is there an easy and free way to connect to my fathers desktop remotely? We both run PCs.
10-25-20, 06:14 AM
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Posted By zhy987

Cold room

Hello

this is our main sitting room. Itís gets quite cold in the winter. 0 Celsius (32 F) today and I can feel the cold on my neck when sitting on the couch. Cantilever design. Heat source is...
Forum: Water Heaters
10-14-20, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 104
Posted By zhy987

Haha. Where I live.....people hate it. In fact,...

Haha. Where I live.....people hate it. In fact, they are bringing back optional tiered pricing next month. One rate for below 1000 kw/hr...then a different rate when you go beyond 1000.

we have...
Forum: Water Heaters
10-14-20, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 104
Posted By zhy987

Programmable electric hot water tank

Hello,

I’m thinking of replacing My 12 year old electric water heater. We have time of use (Tou) electricity pricing. I’m looking for models that will allow me to program a schedule around the tou...
10-08-20, 02:04 PM
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Views: 102
Posted By zhy987

Foot valve screen

Can I buy this end screen separately or do I need to replace the whole foot Valve for my irrigation system which draws lake water?...
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Posted By zhy987

Painting stove

Hello,

I’m painting the bottom drawer of our stove. We inherited it from the previous owner and it was rusting a bit and had some yellow staining.

I’m using high gloss tremclad spray paint. The...
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Views: 518
Posted By zhy987

I enjoy doing this stuff and learning most of the...

I enjoy doing this stuff and learning most of the time.....other times, I say.....”why didn’t I hire a pro”.
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Views: 518
Posted By zhy987

And....so I screwed up a little. I cut the...

And....so I screwed up a little. I cut the opening a bit too large. I should have bought a siding removal tool and did it properly.

so, the siding I cut away is now slightly too large. Itís on...
Replies: 25
Views: 518
Posted By zhy987

So I bought the first item you described by...

So I bought the first item you described by XSleeper,

once installed, when water come down the top of the vent, I assume it runs down behind the vent opening....but then.....if face of the vent is...
09-30-20, 07:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 315
Posted By zhy987

Any type of screw, size, length youíd recommend...

Any type of screw, size, length youíd recommend for a vinyl dormer vent?
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Views: 121
Posted By zhy987

Thanks PJ. Yes, I had found those images, but my...

Thanks PJ. Yes, I had found those images, but my cone doesnít seem to stay up firmly. Itís got tabs so I need to figure out it locks into place.
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Views: 121
Posted By zhy987

Thanks mine fell out and I wasnít sure how far to...

Thanks mine fell out and I wasnít sure how far to push it up. It has 2 tabs on it, so not sure if I need to push it and rotate. Need to figure it out, since I think it may fall to the bottom of the...
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Views: 121
Posted By zhy987

Central vac plastic cone

Sorry..having trouble inserting pics. Keeps freezing at 90% upload. Is there a maximum number of pics allowed over time?

went to empty our vacuflow 260 central vac after cleaning up some blow...
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Views: 518
Posted By zhy987

Thank you. whats the preferred method...

Thank you.

whats the preferred method routing the vent pipe? Iíve got about 15-20 Foot horizontal run from the fan to the gable.
i know it should be slightly sloped. So do you just come off the...
09-28-20, 09:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 315
Posted By zhy987

How should I install the hardware cloth to the...

How should I install the hardware cloth to the vinyl gable vent? Iíve already painted the cloth to match.
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Views: 518
Posted By zhy987

Got it. Was finally able to find these at our...

Got it. Was finally able to find these at our Home Depot (in Canada). Haven’t purchased yet....awaiting colour decision from wife.

in terms of process.....do I still go ahead and drill the 4 inch...
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Views: 518
Posted By zhy987

Struggling to figure this out. Can you use or do...

Struggling to figure this out. Can you use or do you need to use a mounting block to screw the vent onto?
i have vertical siding and if I mount it directly to the siding, it will create a bit of a...
Replies: 25
Views: 518
Posted By zhy987

And whatís the best end cap style for use with...

And whatís the best end cap style for use with vinyl siding in a area with bats?
09-21-20, 02:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 315
Posted By zhy987

Iím in Canada, so yes, it gets ďcoolĒ. Lol. ...

Iím in Canada, so yes, it gets ďcoolĒ. Lol.

i saw the bat last week but we installed a plastic exit trap and it appears to be gone and not returned.
09-21-20, 02:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 315
Posted By zhy987

We have vinyl siding so I assume the vent is...

We have vinyl siding so I assume the vent is vinyl too.

recommended fasteners?
09-20-20, 10:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 315
Posted By zhy987

Gable vent and bats

Hello, I have a gable vent similar to this. There is mesh on the inside to prevent critters from entering the attic. However, this hasnít stopped bats from living in the gable vent. How would I...
Replies: 25
Views: 518
Posted By zhy987

Are there restrictions on how close the exhaust...

Are there restrictions on how close the exhaust vent can be from an existing gable vent?
Replies: 25
Views: 518
Posted By zhy987

Hmmmmmmmmmmm..............

Hmmmmmmmmmmm..............
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