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    Re: How to best cut outlet covers?

    Buy the VINYL coverplates, like those from Leviton.
    They are more flexible and easier to modify.

    Any electrical supply house will know what you are talking about.
    Most are trade only, so call...
  2. Thread: Joists?

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    Re: Joists?

    Seconded on the DriCore subfloor system.
  3. Thread: flooded room

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    Re: flooded room

    I did some work for a company who specializes in disaster clean up, and asked the owner about a similar situation at my home.
    It was recommended to me to use Zinsser Perma-Wash to thoroughly scrub...
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    Re: Picking a Whole House Water Filter

    You need to consult a plumber and decide how many area you will need/want with filtered water.
    Sometimes, the way the plumbing is designed will make some of those decisions for you (ie: certain...
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    Is PEX tubing BPA-free?

    There is a big push in drinking water containers to go 100% BPA-free in the choice of plastic composition.

    This brought up a question for me...
    Is the PEX tubing commonly recommended for new...
  6. Re: Can you do a pocket door behing a shower wall?

    Is this a 2x4 or 2x6 framed wall?

    If it's 2x6, you can have a light switch in a shallow box in the same space as a pocket door.

    I would avoid the door behind the shower.
    You are thinking...
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    Re: Hiding HDTV cables

    These band-aids are usually only compatible with the lowest common denominator of connectivity options, and certainly cannot be counted on for compatibility with future connectivity.

    To leave...
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