I have outside wall porch lights that are rusted and stained. How do I clean and repaint those outside wall porch lights?
I have some really nice patio/café string lights. They are electric, though, and I don't have access to power. Can these lights somehow be converted to be battery ... See more
I live in a mobile home and my light switch that controls my hall light, living room, wall, and outside lights just quit working. It's not a breaker. Every other ligh... See more
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
The light in my kitchen is controlled by 2 different switches. One at either end of my kitchen. My research tells me it is a 3-way or single pole double throw (SPD... See more
We bought a house and the gas heating and air was installed over our living room. Needless to say it rattles and sounds like a helicopter over head. They installed it... See more
I have one outlet in my bathroom and would like to add another.can I somehow use the existing outlet and connect off it?
3M “Command” Adhesive Strips......do I HAVE to use their hooks? I would like to somehow attach a power strip/surge protector to a cabinet, but don’t want to rui... See more
I want to buy a ceiling fan but I'm not sure if I can put it where the ceiling light is. Do I need a support,extra wiring. I live in a 2012 MFG Home. Doublewide.
I have an old plug that needs upgrade but I have no clue what wires go where.Same thing in regards to the ceiling light fixture.thank you
I can not get electricity to a wall where a lam NEEDS to be.
repaired or replaced? I have a super nice outdoor spotlight. My husband ran over the cord with the lawnmower. Can't find a spotlight as nice anywhere, so would lik... See more
My recently bought our first home and we have been working our little tushies off to make it perfect for just the two of us. The next task to check off our "never en... See more
Our existing kitchen has a painted backsplash. Now that we're adding tile, the outlets need to come out from the wall to be flush with the new tile. How can this be... See more
Our house is old and most outlets are only for two prong plugs and they're so lose the plugs hardly stay in them!
i am thinking to remove ceiling fans but keep light fixtures to avoid using ladders to wipe off dusts on those ceiling fans when I get older.Is it bad idea to remove ... See more
What is a clever way to hide electrical cords along base boards?
The lampshade shredded! The frame is good, how do I recover it and what do I use??? It is a formal lamp.
Is it recommended that window air conditioners and stand-alone dehumidifiers be put on surge protectors? I live in a very rural area that often loses it power durin... See more
I have a hard time throwing out anything with potential. So many creative geniuses out there- what should I do with it? I started to take it apart and was thinking ti... See more
I bought this vintage floor lamp and I just adore the whole thing. I know I will need to rewire it. Do they have new light sockets with the pull chains to look old? I... See more
Finally, the third repair person to check the problem was able to resolve it. He was the first to go up to my attic and check my ducts. He found a large one of them s... See more
There are issues with both lamps at the same time. The white lamp has a three way switch, and the switch will not turn forward or backward. The tall brown metal lamp ... See more