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Dimmer Switch TIPS DEAR TIM: I would like to install several dimmer switches to control light output. Do I need special wiring to accomplish this? Older dimmers I have used scared me because the switch is very warm to the touch when they operate. Are
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Electric space heaters break down into two basic types: radiant or convection. Radiant models (such as ceramic and quartz portables, under-floor systems, cove heaters and ceiling panels) emit infrared radiation that heats up objects and people direct
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If it is an electric dryer, then you can vent it into the garage. The exhaust air will be hot and moist, however. If your dryer is a gas dryer, then NO, absolutely do not vent into the garage! The gas dryer exhaust has CO (carbon monoxide) gases in i
Video: How to Connect Wires to Terminal ScrewsTroubleshooting the outletWhen an outlet goes dead, it’s easy to jump to conclusions and assume the worst. But more often than not, the problem is something simple, and you can save the cost of a service
I found this thread because I wanted to pour the middle of a walkway 1/2" lower than the outside boarder of the walkway. Like the OP I wanted to tile the low portion of the concrete -- in my case the low portion is the middle strip of a walkway. I ca
Yes, you should install covers on the boxes. You should be able to pick up covers at the local hardware or big box, fairly cheap. Just make sure you measure all the boxes, and note their shape, before heading to the store
NM-B cable (Romex®) is not designed to be used as a flexible cord, and must be properly secured and supported. It's also not rated for use where it may be exposed to physical damage. Flexible cords have thicker jackets, which are designed to hold up
Video: How to Connect Wires to Terminal ScrewsTroubleshooting the outletWhen an outlet goes dead, it’s easy to jump to conclusions and assume the worst. But more often than not, the problem is something simple, and you can save the cost of a service