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06-13-19, 08:17 PM
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Thanks for the suggestions on the caulk and the...

Thanks for the suggestions on the caulk and the paint, duly noted.

So I got up on the ladder to get a better idea of what I am going to be encountering, I tried to pull off some of the bad fascia...
06-10-19, 09:31 PM
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Posted By ceez97

Ok, so I can get regular not treated lumber which...

Ok, so I can get regular not treated lumber which will give me cost savings, but make sure that I prime/paint all sides after cutting and then install.

And as for caulk, outdoor clear silicone...
06-09-19, 08:52 PM
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Posted By ceez97

Question Replacing fascia boards...

Hello everyone, I have some rot on a few fascia boards which I am going to try to replace myself. I am not certain what type of 'wood' or board to get at the big box store. I know I want something...
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Question Grouting front door steps made from concrete

Hello pros,

​​​​​​I don't know if these are concrete, limestone or what material exactly, but I need advise on how to grout them and with what. I've been told to use cement but don't know if...
05-13-18, 06:30 PM
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Posted By ceez97

Bud thanks so much for trying, truly appreciate...

Bud thanks so much for trying, truly appreciate it.

Marq, yes the t&g is the roof. So if I was to drill through it I would have the tar, materials and the tile.
05-11-18, 10:12 AM
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Posted By ceez97

@Bud, I am in S.Florida, so warm climate indeed. ...

@Bud, I am in S.Florida, so warm climate indeed. I was looking up what R-values are and came across this link. https://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=home_sealing.hm_improvement_insulation_table I...
05-10-18, 09:42 PM
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Posted By ceez97

I agree that it will look different but I doubt...

I agree that it will look different but I doubt that it will look ugly., again looking for an option in which I can keep the current look of the tongue and groove. so far, it looks like I would have...
05-10-18, 08:40 PM
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Posted By ceez97

Question Adding insulation to living area tongue and groove exposed ceiling?

hello diy pro's! I hope I am posting in the correct section, mods please move if needed.

So I've been thinking about trying to add insulation to our tongue and groove ceiling. I've never done...
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Posted By ceez97

Question Ok, I decided to give the LED replacement idea a...

Ok, I decided to give the LED replacement idea a shot....

Replaced all 6 pucklights with these https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01L8BVU6W/ref=twister_B01L8CBNP4?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1

Powered on the...
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Question BUT! there's always a but... What if I...

BUT!

there's always a but...

What if I change my halogen T3 G4 bulb for T3 G4 LED replacements? I watched some videos online which show that the process is just replacing the T3 G4 halogen...
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Posted By ceez97

*sigh* Ok I give up on this, it seems so simple...

*sigh*
Ok I give up on this, it seems so simple and it doesn't work and it's just so frustrating.

I purchased the recommended dimmer but when powered on the green lights started moving quickly...
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Posted By ceez97

ok, I'll look into another model dimmer. ...

ok, I'll look into another model dimmer.
Thanks!
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Posted By ceez97

Pjmax, is the dimmer I am using good for the...

Pjmax, is the dimmer I am using good for the application?

thanks!
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Posted By ceez97

here's the dimmer I am using, it says for halogen...

here's the dimmer I am using, it says for halogen thus why I got it.
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Posted By ceez97

Also the dimmer connections are black, red, red...

Also the dimmer connections are black, red, red white and ground.

The black to the black and the red to the white. I'm not using the red white.

Could my connections with the red cables be...
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Posted By ceez97

Ok so I connected as you showed me but when I...

Ok so I connected as you showed me but when I turn on the dimmer the lights immediately dim down (while dim setting at high) and they flicker at a very low light. If I slide the dimmer to the max...
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Posted By ceez97

Thumbs up A switched loop...time to read up more on that! ...

A switched loop...time to read up more on that!

So the white neutral I should tag it with a piece of black electrical tape on both above the cabinet and at the switch.

I am pretty sure that...
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Posted By ceez97

Question Help figuring out electrical connection to under cabinet lighting

Hello DIY'ers,

So the house I purchased has halogen under cabinet lighting on a dimmer switch, but they have not worked properly since we moved in. The lights would turn on and after some short...
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Posted By ceez97

A happy ending to the story without spending a...

A happy ending to the story without spending a dime....

I tried the shop vac idea as posted earlier. With water clogged up I placed a cap on the disposer side and the shop vac fit perfectly on the...
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Posted By ceez97

Plumber and drain cleaning... Interchangeable...

Plumber and drain cleaning... Interchangeable terms to someone who's never had the need for a plumber or drain cleaning.

What's the difference?
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Posted By ceez97

75' worth of snake later and the clog is still...

75' worth of snake later and the clog is still there :(
The plumber ran it twice, no go. Clean snake with no potato pieces, grease or dirt (in case of root out busted pipe) There's no stack near...
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Posted By ceez97

Well I ended up calling a plumber this morning to...

Well I ended up calling a plumber this morning to get this cleared out and should hopefully be taken care of later today. There's only so much DIY you can get away with.

Thank you all for the...
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Posted By ceez97

Yes I checked the ptrap before anything else in...

Yes I checked the ptrap before anything else in hopes of a quick fix It's on my original post :)

And growing up we had a disposer and never had problems. I've lived in properties that had them...
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Posted By ceez97

darn, I am trying to stay away from the plumber...

darn, I am trying to stay away from the plumber in hopes to save some $ as a DIY.
as a last resort I could insert and remove the snake many times to see what happens, maybe hit the right pipe.
...
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Posted By ceez97

yes, street up top. so when I am fishing the...

yes, street up top.

so when I am fishing the snake it's possibly heading towards the bathroom. Since I have no backup in the bathroom (yet) this means that the peels could be somewhere between...
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