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vanity drain leaking


February 25, 2017, 5:27 am

Vanity sink drain usually has two openings for overflow water to go into the drain pipe. What prevents the water from going down (leaking) through the thread? I just installed a new drain and it... Read more »

How can I improve my cellular or WiFi signal (with and without Internet)?


February 25, 2017, 5:10 am

How have you improved your cellular or WiFi signal (with and without Internet) at home and while away from home connecting to hotspots? Q: With just a phone on foot or in a car, how can I increase ... Read more »

You’re Overpaying for Drugs


February 24, 2017, 10:46 pm

You’re Overpaying for Drugs and Your Pharmacist Can’t Tell You https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-02-24/sworn-to-secrecy-drugstores-stay-silent-as-customers-overpay Read more »

OT: Och aye!


February 24, 2017, 9:08 pm

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-39076023 Read more »

Three Men were sharing an Apartment


February 24, 2017, 7:32 pm

Three Men were sharing an Apartment. Last Saturday one of them was sick with the flu, and he took several shots of whiskey and went to bed. The other two men went to a party. At that party someone ... Read more »

URGETN REQUIREMENT- F2F INTERVIEW


February 24, 2017, 3:01 pm

Role: Data analyst/Data Architect Client: State of OH Mode of Interview: In person(Local candidates only) Location: Columbus, OH JOB ID: 45548 The position is responsible for eliciting and do... Read more »

replacing felt lining on inside of a telescope cover?


February 23, 2017, 8:35 pm

I have a nice little telescope known as a Schmidt Cassegrain type. That's not really important, but what is is that the front of it is covered by a round metal cover. The inside edge of the roun... Read more »

Kenmore Rang Hood Replacement


February 23, 2017, 7:09 pm

I have an old model #233.51645590 that is not made anymore.It is the standard 30 inch size. Does anyone know any other brands that would fit. Read more »

Mobile home skirting damage


February 23, 2017, 5:26 pm

Some of the plastic (fiberglass?) skirting pieces around my mobile home have small (1 dia. or so) in them. From hitting by weed cutter cord, though I doubt it. Probably just decades of weather. ... Read more »

Kenmore Stoves

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February 23, 2017, 4:11 pm

I have an old Kenmore stove that I need to replace and is Kenmore still a good brand? Read more »

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Two-Stroke Engine Fuel Ratios rating: 5

I have a few two-stroke lawn equipment tools that use different gas/oil rat ios. What is it in the design of a two-stroke engine that requires a certai n ratio? Is it the compression ratio? I googl... Read more »

AC condensing unit problem rating: 5

While replacing thermostat I have shorted out control transformer on my AC system. I have split system and I already replaced the 24V transformer for the fan (the unit an the attic) and got it to wor... Read more »

Fixing small gaps at the seams between vinyl tiles rating: 5

Hi, The previous owner installed vinyl tiles of reasonable quality in the basement laundry room. Unfortunately, he must have done it in a hurry and there are small (~1 mm) gaps between some tiles. He... Read more »

prehung door question rating: 5

I 've attempted to install a 48 x 80 double prehung door (made by Masonite, from Home Depot) into a pre-framed entry way in my house, and it's turned out to not be as easy as I thought. When I b... Read more »

Ducts at end of Supply Plenum? rating: 5

I am having some work done on my existing HVAC system have met with 2 contractors. One contractor has pointed out that I have several ducts at the end of my supply plenum and that is a NO-NO. He sug... Read more »

Plastic Kenmore refrigerator plastic/glass shelf corner repair ideas? rating: 5

For whatever reason, the corners of the plastic/glass Kenmore Coldspot (model 106.59422801) refrigerator shelves keeps breaking on the family as shown in this picture taken today of my home-made pu... Read more »

Gas Log Repair rating: 5

One of the actual fiber logs is broke. Can it be glued together? What glue works? Read more »

What's the buzz? rating: 5

I woke up this morning and heard a loud buzzing from one of my bedroom windows, like an insect was trapped there trying to get out. I opened the blackout shades (which more or less effectively sea... Read more »

laying hardibacker on plywood sub floor rating: 5

All the instructions I've read say to install hardibacker on exterior grade plywood. I didn't use exterior grade plywood, but I do have a solid 3/4 plywood sub floor. Do I need to pull up my sub floo... Read more »

weak ignition coil? (small engine) rating: 5

I have an old tiller with a Kohler single-cylinder 4-stroke engine. It lost all power (over about 30 secs), and now won't start. Since then, - Replaced spark plug. (Which does spark, when grounde... Read more »

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