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Connecting 8 gauge electrical wire in junction box: how to (ANSWERED!)

A junction box is needed to safely make a 8 gauge wire connection. This makes sure that everything is properly connected. 8 gauge wires are often used for radios, mounting switches, receptacles, and light fixtures.  An 8-gauge wire is thinner than a 6-gauge wire. An 8-gauge wire has a diameter of 3.264 mm. Its cross-section […]

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Is the drain of the toilet bowl and the shower drain connected? (SURPRISING Answer!)

You probably take the presence of a shower and a toilet in your bathroom for granted, but they are actually two separate systems with very different requirements. However, it is possible that the drains of these two systems are connected. This is not always allowed and can lead to undesirable consequences. Read on to find

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How to connect or join PEX to copper pipe without soldering or welding (EASY Method)

PEX is a great material if you want to install indoor plumbing. Sometimes you want to keep the existing copper pipes though. Connecting both is quite easy as you can just solder a special attachment to the copper pipe. In some places, it can be hard to solder though. Even if you don’t want to

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How to connect dishwasher drain hose to garbage disposal: A step by step guide

Connecting your dishwasher to your garbage disposal can be a convenient way to get it installed in your kitchen as you don’t have to open your drains. Let’s take a look at how this can be done. We have discussed how to install a dishwasher HERE.  These instructions are used for most dishwasher machines. It

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How to connect and join copper water pipe without soldering: 2 Easy Methods

Copper pipe is a commonly used material for plumbing in homes and businesses. It is essential that the pipes are properly connected if we want to avoid leaks. Soldering the pipes together can be a hassle and not always practical. Luckily there are some great alternatives. -The most common method for connecting copper pipes without

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