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Changing Battery

I have a 2008 Honda CRV and in the past I have made it a point to replace batteries after 3 years and just before the winter, here on Long Island the winters can be tough, my question is as good as...
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Pilot, yes to all you said, I guess if you pay...

Pilot, yes to all you said, I guess if you pay $3Mil. for a house $8k for the snow guards are not bad. Thanks for the reply.
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slate roof

My son was quoted a price of $8K to install these copper stops at the edge of his slate roof (400 of them) are they needed? What do they do? And is the price high for the long island ny area? Thanks
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Posted By seacilian

Chimney

What is the purpose of running a stainless sleeve up a chimney? Thanks
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Posted By seacilian

Filling holes in stud

What is the best way to fill in several lag bolt holes in a stud in my bedroom? The holes are 7/32"x3" deep from an old wall mount bracket. I can reuse one of the holes for the new LCD TV I'm...
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Posted By seacilian

Mounting an LCD TV

I am going to wall mount an LCD TV in my bedroom and was wondering about hiding the cables to the TV what steps should I take running inside the wall between the studs, One HDMI,one power from the TV...
11-30-09, 02:49 PM
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Posted By seacilian

We bought the house 3 years ago but this crack...

We bought the house 3 years ago but this crack looks like it could be there awhile. It is cast iron but is not suported, this section is only about 40" long so it doesn't look like it is stress...
11-30-09, 09:07 AM
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Posted By seacilian

Cracked 4" waste pipe

What would cause a section of 4" waste pipe running almost horizontal in my basement to crack in several places? The cracks are roughly on the top of the pipe so there is no leak unless there is a...
09-29-09, 07:37 AM
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Posted By seacilian

Thanks, I found it at Home Depot.

Thanks, I found it at Home Depot.
09-28-09, 05:17 AM
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Posted By seacilian

Flat plug

I'm going to Home Depot to buy a new Belkin surge protector for a new flat screen TV and the trouble always is the plugs stick straight out. Is there any adapter I can use that angles 90 degrees so I...
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Posted By seacilian

Bump ----------------------------------

Bump ----------------------------------
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Tacky grease

I have a microwave over the range that gets a film of sticky grease on it. What is the best product to use to cut the grease? I tried various products and soaked the filter grill in the tub but the...
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Posted By seacilian

Protectall Safe

Someone gave me an old safe with some numbers which might not be right. What I need is the rotation, can anyone help me out? There are four sets of double digits plus a key which is in the lock under...
07-09-09, 04:41 AM
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Views: 984
Posted By seacilian

Thanks for all the good advice.

Thanks for all the good advice.
07-08-09, 01:11 PM
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Posted By seacilian

A friend and I are having a discusion about a...

A friend and I are having a discusion about a house he just bought with central air and the 30amp circuit to the unit he claims is not wired properly. He says you need a neutral and a ground? The two...
07-08-09, 08:20 AM
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Views: 984
Posted By seacilian

220 Circuit

Is there a neutral on a 220 circuit? And is the ground conductor the same size as the hot conductors? Thanks
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Posted By seacilian

Thanks for the info, it would not release so I...

Thanks for the info, it would not release so I went to Home Depot and picked up a replacement. Thank You
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Posted By seacilian

Storm door holder

I have a storm door about 2yrs old and one of the two pumps isn't working. The one with the button built in to hold the door open it seems to be stuck in the open position so the rod is all the way...
07-01-09, 08:00 AM
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Views: 868
Posted By seacilian

I didn't have the time to do it myself so...

I didn't have the time to do it myself so sometimes we get stung. Thanks
07-01-09, 04:56 AM
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Posted By seacilian

If the piping is correct and you run the water...

If the piping is correct and you run the water long enough you must get hot water out, period. Did you have any plumbing work done recently or turn any valves?
07-01-09, 01:00 AM
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Views: 868
Posted By seacilian

Hourly Rate

Does anyone know what it should cost for a licensed plumber to charge for one hours work to change two washers on a shower faucet. It cost me $185 here in Nassau County on Long Island. Thanks
06-29-09, 01:55 PM
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Posted By seacilian

I managed to look above the finished drop ceiling...

I managed to look above the finished drop ceiling in line with the outside outlet and I found some 12/2 romex being fed from a junction box and the wire seems to go down the studded outside wall and...
06-28-09, 03:13 PM
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Posted By seacilian

Waterproof box

I have a duplex outlet that I don't need right now but it is sticking up on my back lawn. I was wondering is there a safe way to bury the live wire. It comes from under a cement patio which was...
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Posted By seacilian

Valve/Pipe Chatter

I have a stall shower with seperate wall mount hot and cold valves. All of a sudden when I turn on the cold water as I'm turning the knob the valve and pipe chatter. What is the cause and the fix for...
04-30-09, 05:25 PM
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Posted By seacilian

We do have an easy way out but I want to prepare...

We do have an easy way out but I want to prepare in case something happens to him. A member of our fishing club has a lunch truck and we had the problem solved, all the hot coffee you wanted and he...
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