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Forum: Plumbing 12-26-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,635
Yes, the PVC ones have a tendency to clog. This...

Yes, the PVC ones have a tendency to clog. This is why I try to always use the brass ones, if I can't talk the HO out of a disposal and dishwasher, which are 2 of the most asinine inventions for the...
Forum: Electrical 12-26-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,193
Posted By C'est Moi
Yes but it would be very hard to overfill a panel

Yes but it would be very hard to overfill a panel
Forum: Vehicles 12-24-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,940
Posted By tedanderson
I wouldn't compare the cost of the van to the...

I wouldn't compare the cost of the van to the cost of an upgrade.

I wouldn't make the investment until I find myself in a situation where I wish I had it.

I got a 4x4 thinking that it would...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-23-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,414
Posted By 480sparky
Then they should try here...

Then they should try here (http://www.target.com/c/curtains-blinds-shades-home-decor/-/N-5xtu1) first.
Forum: Electrical 12-23-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,474
Posted By 480sparky
Still, a veteran of the trade should be smart...

Still, a veteran of the trade should be smart enough to know new codes are enacted, and should take it upon himself to study and learn said new codes.



'Round my neck of the woods, it's part of...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-23-2015, 02:08 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,906
Posted By griz
Look at the frame for rust, stress cracks and...

Look at the frame for rust, stress cracks and repairs.

Check wheel bearings, tires, electric & overall appearance.

If it looks good I see no reason not to go for it.

Talk to your accountant...
Forum: Construction 12-22-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,352
Posted By hdavis
Sounds like a resonant frequency issue...

Sounds like a resonant frequency issue (structural should have been spotted right away). To get rid of it, you have to increase the resonant frequency of the floor system. Stiffen it (like...
Forum: Electrical 12-22-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,474
Posted By C'est Moi
The rods are not required if you have a ufer and...

The rods are not required if you have a ufer and the ufer is a far superior electrode. Around here I did a 3 point test and had 89 ohms with 2 rods and on the same property I got 13 ohms to the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-21-2015, 11:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,300
Posted By Tom Struble
i have purchased guns that don't work just for...

i have purchased guns that don't work just for parts
Forum: Concrete & Paving 12-21-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,929
Posted By fisher44
a couple of things to consider... 1) what's...

a couple of things to consider...

1) what's causing the movement? is it a seasonal thing (do they move apart in winter, come back together in spring)? tree roots drinking up all the water? is the...
Forum: Concrete & Paving 12-21-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,929
Posted By greg24k
Randy, he is right, concrete should never be...

Randy, he is right, concrete should never be joined together because when concrete moves while being tied to structure or even to itself, there is a force which called restraint, and that force...
Forum: Electrical 12-20-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,997
Posted By wml52
Worse case scenario for me would be to the well...

Worse case scenario for me would be to the well pump and furnace starting together so that is what I tried. The generator was able to start both with the voltage drooping to about 108 volts upon...
Forum: Masonry 12-20-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,917
Posted By superseal
One would need to rule out the many other sources...

One would need to rule out the many other sources of water leaks, water supply, sewers, rain water management, etc... determining if these sources are playing role in the rising damp.
...
Forum: Landscaping 09-30-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 11,368
Posted By Morning Wood
I just cut and run.

I just cut and run.
Forum: Electrical 08-04-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,658
Posted By Tinstaafl
You really ought to stick with commenting on...

You really ought to stick with commenting on things you actually have experience with.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-03-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,767
Posted By Rustbucket
That's pretty much how the law works. Lawyers...

That's pretty much how the law works. Lawyers write laws so ambiguous that more lawyers are needed to interpret them. Job security!
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 08-03-2015, 12:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,126
Posted By Metro M & L
Whenever you feel like you're charging too much...

Whenever you feel like you're charging too much ask yourself if there is a magical fairy that will:

-pay you if you don't sell any work, like an employee who gets unemployment
-pay you if you...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-02-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,851
Posted By Morning Wood
If you don't like the mattress keep the money.

If you don't like the mattress keep the money.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-02-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,851
Posted By Inner10
I was at a local bar years ago, a place I went to...

I was at a local bar years ago, a place I went to about once a week, probably spent about 200 bucks a month. The waitress tosses the bill on the table upside down. I toss my credit card ontop...
Forum: Electrical 08-02-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,189
Posted By C'est Moi
Look again-- they most definitely are approved....

Look again-- they most definitely are approved. :thumbsup:






These would not be compliant. I didn't realize an LED had to be enclosed until I read what I posted from the 2014 NEC. There...
Forum: Framing 08-01-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,410
Posted By slowsol
Generally lift with a bar through the trusses....

Generally lift with a bar through the trusses. Gets built on simulated wall plates that are flat and leveled.
Forum: Roofing 08-01-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,736
Posted By Mr Latone
It is IMO. The cost isn't ultimately "extra"...

It is IMO. The cost isn't ultimately "extra" when longevity is factored into the equation. Movement from thermal stress and degradation from UV are two primary contributing factors to failure. ...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-30-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,883
Posted By fourcornerhome
Top College

Another proud moment. My son's college is ranked 1ST in the Forbes college rankings. Not the easiest school to get in to.......
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 07-27-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By Cricket
Under "my account" in the upper right hand corner...

Under "my account" in the upper right hand corner of the community, select "my settings". Then scroll down until you see "Edit Options" just below the "Settings & Options" section in the left side...
Forum: Plumbing 07-27-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,866
Posted By CompleteW&D
And raccoons can sh&% in the woods and no one...

And raccoons can sh&% in the woods and no one will smell it. What's a WH exploding have to do with anything? Anything under pressure can explode....

People buy gas WH's because they've got natural...
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