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Exterior metal door with wood core - needs repair @ bottom


December 12, 2019, 6:59 pm

Hi, I have an exterior metal entry door and noticed that the doorsweep fell off the bottom. When I looked closer, I realized that the interior of the door is made of wood and the bottom INTERIOR f... Read more »

What is this?


December 12, 2019, 3:24 pm

What is this: https://imgur.com/a/G8VCY7L I found it iirc in a parking lot while on vacation. Yes, it's broken but what did it used to be? Read more »

Labels on my breaker box


December 12, 2019, 5:09 am

I have a 15 breaker labeled CP and another 15 labeled TC. I can't figure out what they go to all I know is it's downstairs. I'm a new homeowner. Read more »

Drivers wait in line to charge Teslas


December 12, 2019, 3:06 am

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/video/news/video-2062936/Video-Watt-drag-Drivers-wait-half-mile-long-line-charge-Tesla.html Drivers waiting hours to charge their Teslas. Interesting that they all have... Read more »

Christmas tree question


December 12, 2019, 12:31 am

I put up the Christmas tree. It is presently female. I want to be properly PC and use the right term. Once I put balls on it, does it become a male tree or is it transgender? Read more »

Product review


December 11, 2019, 11:53 pm

  We decided to go with 6 car siding - basically T&G V-groove boards - for the vaulted ceiling in our dining room/kitchen area , material chosen is Southern Yellow Pine . It has beautiful grain... Read more »

Looking for water softener


December 11, 2019, 6:07 pm

For a single-wide and double-wide mobile home. Single residents in each. Both on same well pump. The cheaper the better. Best price I've seen is ~ $350 at Amazon - free shipping. Trying to cure ... Read more »

OT Suspender strap slipping


December 11, 2019, 5:05 pm

Anyone else who uses suspenders have this problem? A belt doesn't work for me. I've tried to keep the strap from slipping off my shoulder with an adhesive material attachment - not effective. Ad... Read more »

Microwave with door open


December 11, 2019, 12:56 pm

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Car warranty

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December 11, 2019, 3:15 am

Have not posted here in a while as all is going well. Today a friend told me he canceled a night trip because he noticed a headlight was out. I asked him why he did not just take it to the neares... Read more »

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Starbucks ceiling insulation batts

rating: 5

I have a warehouse that I like to add some insulation batts under the roof panels. These batts would be exposed and not hidden by a dropped ceiling. We like the foil backed batts to be black or green... Read more »

Kenmore Gas Range Does Not Heat

rating: 5

Hello, I have a kenmore range and the broiler and oven do not heat up 50% of the time. The stovetop always works but I get the following symptoms with the range and broiler half the time: 1. press BA... Read more »

Door knob -- can't replace!

rating: 5

I need to replace my bedroom door knob with a new one. I went to the hardware store and bought a Kwikset that claimed to fit all doors. It probably does if you know what you are doing. The insides of... Read more »

What size inverter

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I would like to know what size inverter would be required to run an electric chain saw that uses 120 volts and 10 amps. I have some trees down in the woods that I need to cut up. I can get the tra... Read more »

Scorched Outlet and Plug from Furnace Blower Motor

rating: 5
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In a rental I own the tenants called because they smelled something burning in the closet where the natural gas furnace is located. I went there last night and saw that the standard AC plug that com... Read more »

ESA-SAFE inspection

rating: 5
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Just had an ESA-SAFE inspection on my 40 year old house so I can change insurance providers The Ontario Electrical Safety Authority does the inspection (at a cost of almost $400 canadian) and it is... Read more »

Snake kitchen sink too often

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Had to call plumber to snake kitchen sink. Looked back in check book-- had it done in FEBRUARY! Each time, plumber said it was grease and ? sludge? That is TOO OFTEN! Never used to need it more t... Read more »

New housing

rating: 5

Looks like we may have opportunity to help our fellow man. Just got out of jail? You get a new house. Managed to sneak across the border? You get a new house. Earn a good living and pay taxes... Read more »

Opinions Sought on Williamson Boilers

rating: 5

Hello, My GF has just been told that her oil burner/boiler needs replacement. (It is a 30-yr old Ultimate.) I will not be at her location for some time and can therefore not do an assessment of th... Read more »

Is there a "special" tool for moving dead brush 100 feet away?

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I own a wood chipper, but I've learned that a 2-inch chipper takes forever ... so ... for fire prevention, I need to arrange brush for professional wood chipping next week, so, last night, I creat... Read more »

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