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Check your local wiring codes and schedule inspections. Several inspections and permits are required for most residential construction projects, especially when it involves electrical work. [1] To make sure you're up to code, you may need to schedule
There are two basic methods for bonding a portland cement based product to existing concrete; 1) chemically and 2) mechanically. Let’s discuss the mechanical approach first since it is really used in both approaches. The most effective way to ensure
I have roughly 600 sq ft of basement that needs new flooring after some unfortunate flooding this past summer. We had carpet over concrete and are now looking to lay vinyl planks down. There is about 150 sq ft off to the side (L-shaped basement) that
Cook away any serious burn marks. If the pan's burn marks cannot be scrubbed away with baking soda or soap, you can actually attempt to cook them off. Fill the pan with just enough water to cover the damage, and bring the water to a boil on the stove
A GFCI trips when the current coming in through the hot and out the neutral are not equal. The fact that your GFCI trips whenever something is plugged into a LOAD-side outlet, but not when plugged into the GFCI itself, suggests to me that there's a n
Use this method at least once a year to thoroughly clean and lubricate the track to your sliding door. If you have a screen door, remove it first—–it will easily lift up and out of the track. 1 Remove drapes, blinds or any other window furnishings fr
I have a Vaillant ecoTEC combi boiler that was installed last summer from new with no issues . .
My place currently has a small (1 cubic foot?) pit in the basement floor with a sump pump in it, sufficient to catch the occasional flow across the basement floor from the (not well sealed to the foundation) bulkhead space. This pit is concrete lined
Replacing a vanity with a wall-hung sink does more than bring a fresh, welcome look to your old bathroom. It’s also one of the best ways to make a small bathroom feel roomier. As the floor space opens up, the room becomes brighter and easier to clean
A square duct runs parallel to the header, and on the other side of this duct is an I-beam (3" x 3") supported in the center by a single adjustable steel column: Two small bolts (maybe diameter #10 or 1/4"?) run through the column flange and I-beam t