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How to tell if your fire place is gas or wood

If you just bought a house and are not familiar with your fireplace, you may be at pains to use it, repair or replace it? How do you go about establishing the nature of your fireplace? Inspect the fireplace The difference between a gas and wood burning fireplace can be derived from their design. Gas …

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How to Jack Up a House to Replace Rim Joist

Serious damage can occur to the sill plate and rim joist over the years. The problem is quite severe where the contractor never took the time to ensure the home was waterproofed before attaching the deck to the house. Although new houses may have this problem, most homeowners find the need of replacing rotted sill …

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How to remove the agitator from a GE washer

The agitator in washing machines is the part that looks like a large screw in the middle of the washing compartment. It helps stir the clothes being washed. If your GE washer agitator fails to work properly, part of the repair and maintenance works may include its removal. To avoid causing any damages and incurring …

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