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Gas fireplace venting issue

I have a Empire CIBV-20-30 natural gas fireplace I installed in my home. It has 5.5 ft of vertical stack and 19 inches of horizontal stack going through the wall....

Asked on 11/29/2021

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How do I smoothly transition vinyl plank to tile?

I’ve read you can use schlutter or flexible caulk which is better...

Asked on 11/29/2021

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How long should I wait to drill holes into brand new mortar?

I just repaired loose bricks on my house in preparation to install new window shutters. When would it be ok to drill holes into the mortar and install the shutters?...

Asked on 11/29/2021

2 answer

Graphite packing rope squeezes out between valve stem and packing nut

I'm repairing an old brass hot water valve for my washing machine. I've removed the old packing material and replaced it with new graphite packing rope. I've tightened...

Asked on 11/29/2021

2 answer

Is #10 wire correct for my mini-split system on a disconnect?

I have a disconnect box that is on a 50 amp breaker connected to a disconnect box using 6 AWG. In order to connect my mini split system to the...

Asked on 11/29/2021

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Should loose underlayment nails be driven in or removed?

When installing vinyl sheet you should not allow nails etc to be sticking out because these will show in the floor. When taking up the old floor you will often...

Asked on 11/26/2021

3 answer

Open duct found in ceiling

I cut a hole in a basement ceiling drywall and found an open duct at the end of the span between the joists (see photo). I'm sure this isn't...

Asked on 11/26/2021

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Transformer won't work for US plug

I live in the UK but have a few US appliances in my possession which I would like to use here in the UK. To avoid having to rewire all...

Asked on 11/26/2021

2 answer

Grounding question

I'm replacing track lighting with slim recessed led lights. Metal electric box has black wire, white and there is a twisted copper wire that is not secured to anything. Pretty...

Asked on 11/26/2021

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Would vinyl plank flooring allow liquids to leak through?

I'm looking to replace carpet on an upstairs bedroom and was thinking about going vinyl sheet (12' x whatever I need) to avoid seams. I need to have a hardwood...

Asked on 11/24/2021

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