We need the cable moved out of the floor (the typical way it's installed) and moved to a wall jack. We've tried to ask our cable company to do it, but they only have ... See more
But I'm not sure. We had a bunch of rain the last few days and there was some water seepage into my utility room. Yrs ago the same thing happened -- lots of rain and ... See more
My son was sitting in his room and called to me. He said he heard a cracking noise and looked up and his ceiling light fixture began cracking on two sides.
I'm trying to replace the existing old-school thermostat with a Nest, but there are only two wires between the air-handling unit (SpacePak ESP-3642D) and the thermost... See more
I'm trying to replace my ceiling fan and can't seem to figure out if the wire with the orange cap in the bottom of my picture is the ground wire?Thanks for any help!
Not really a question, mainly reporting something I've never seen before. We purchased this house built in 1970, has a fairly late model looking Siemens 200 amp break... See more
How can I safely install a combination switch/outlet so that the switch activates the outlet? I want to plug a lamp into the outlet and turn it off and on with the sw... See more
I put new batteries in my garage door remote, works sometimes but not others. When leaving house it does not want doors to go down, but when coming home always goes... See more
My outside GFI Will not work. I replaced it with a new one and it still won’t work what should I do?
Hello all, Similar to this https://www.hometalk.com/34406068/q-installation-of-wifi-light-switches, I was installing another WiFi switch at my place. However this tim... See more
This fixture is in afternoon sun and an electric eye screwed into the fixture has darkness too early in the day to be a dusk to dawn light, as is needed.
Hi, I have a reasonably sized kitchen which is in an extension to a 350 year old cute thatched cottage in the UK.However, in it there are loads of 1980's horrid spotl... See more
I have the kitchen , 3rd and 2nd bathroom and 3rd bedroom light not working. Also island lights in kitchen. The bathroom light also have fans in them.
Recently they change the tile in the ki chen. There is a crack around the one toggle electric switch what can I do? There are 3 single toggle near each other.
Please suggest methods to remove a broken light bulb from a lamp.
I am replacing the two overhead light fixtures in our kitchen from the older tubes to the T-8 type. I bought two new fixtures that come with ballast. They work off on... See more
My lamp suddenly dimmed and went out. I tried it in other outlets, and it works fine. I know the outlet works because other lamps will work there. So, if both the la... See more
We're thinking of replacing this light fixture but have no idea how to go about it. Can we simply pick any one we like at the store? Can we install it or should we hi... See more
I am giving up on sanding by hand, LOL well mostly, and I have a few larger pieces of furniture I want to sand, So I started to look for a electric hand sander but ... See more
Garage has two 8' long fluorescent lighting fixtures. one side works great, the other side gets dull FAST.... I keep replacing bulbs and almost bought 2 new fixtures ... See more