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How Hammers Are Made

How Hammers Are MadeThis video shows you the process from start to finish on how hammers are made. I find this video very interesting and I think you will to. If you like what you see please like and share this post. Thank you very much and... Read More »

Understanding Alternating Current (AC) vs. Direct Current (DC) – Which is Better?

Understanding Alternating Current (AC) vs. Direct Current (DC) – Which is Better?What is the main difference between AC or alternating current and DC or direct current? Based on its name, direct current is an electric current travelling in just a single direction as compared to alternating current that occasionally reverses direction. Negative and positive poles in an electric or magnetic field create a condition wherein electrons... Read More »

What water pipe should you use?

What water pipe should you use?Today, there are many different options when it comes to what you can use for a water pipe. In nearly all older houses, you can find a mixture of different types of pipes. This is usually due to repairs and remodels that a house has gone through over the years. This can lead to many,... Read More »

Support Beam Constructing For Bearing Walls or To Eliminate Floor Sag.

Support Beam Constructing  For Bearing Walls or To Eliminate Floor Sag.I recently  had a job that I was doing and tore everything apart to find 16 ft. runs with no middle support and very little on each end,    ( VERY SCARY )  . I considered using a piece of steel for a ballast beam, but I searched YouTube for an alternative way to install... Read More »

Black Mold In Houses – What We Did To Get Rid of It

Black Mold In Houses – What We Did To Get Rid of ItI recently had a project that consisted of black mold. I mean it was infested, What we did was rip out all the carpets and drywall, all the way down to the studs. Most of the lower floors and joist  were rotted. We used screw jacks to support the load bear beams and walls. We... Read More »

PEX – What is it and why is it used

PEX – What is it and why is it usedPEX Tubing What is PEX? The full name for this product is cross-linked polyethylene, but it is more commonly known as PEX. This type of tubing is ideal for use in plumbing, including domestic water, and is also often used as insulation for high voltage electrical cables. It can even be utilized in the transportation... Read More »

Wago Connectors – A Great Replacement For Wire Nuts

Wago Connectors  – A Great Replacement For Wire NutsThey take up less space than the “twisties” and you know each wire is well connected. Not to mention they are much faster to connect. Highly recommend... Read More »

PEX Tube – How To Cut Correctly

PEX Tube – How To Cut CorrectlyIn this very short quick to the point video, I show you how to properly cut Plumber PEX Tube. If you found this video helpful please Like and share. Thanks for watching. This is the link to buy the exact tool that I used in this... Read More »

Q&A on Youtube. Is there Helicoil sets for 7/16 bolt diameter- Yes

Yes but you need to know what the thread pitch is. Here is a link to two different common thread pitches. I hope this helps. Here is a video on how to find the bolt size and thread pitch and below is a video on how to use a helicoil set / fix stripped threads.... Read More »

3D Printed Real Houses

3D Printed Real HousesPost by Handyman Problem... Read More »