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A Big Bubble Comes Up From The Bowl When I First Flush. How Do I Fix...
First the toilet started flushing slow then/now a big bubble rises out when you first flush. I removed the toilet and flushed out the hole thing there was no standing sea in the pipe in the ground i...

A Black Bird Has 'nested' Outside My Kitchen Door. Is My Coming And...
Not likely. She must feel comfortable with the environment at your place because birds are slightly picky as to where they build their nests.

A Box Of Christmas Decorations Got Wet In The Garage. Several Items...
Very hard to get mold out of cloths.You could try washing them within javex or some other bleach.You can buy a liquid at a trailer dealer,that will take mold bad of canvas,it would probably take it off of plastics and ceramics. Hope...

A Chessboard Contains 32 Black Squares And 32 White Squares Arranged...
8 There are 8 squares along each side. 8 squared is 64, the total number of squares on a chess board.

A Contractor Mentioned A Septic Tank System With A Motor To Filter...
This is called a treatment plant. Treatment plants are usually used when the soil does not perk , because it is too tight or it has a restrictive layer contained by the soil.If it is too rocky, that is also considered restricted.The...

A contractor told me that I have 6 layer of on my flat roof and adjectives...
I would suggest you get another estimate. The six layers on a house only 55 years frail sounds suspicious. Depending on the size of the roof and the job though it could be on target, but the whole thing sounds...

A couple of weeks after birth to attach spend veg peelings to my...
A couple of weeks after beginning to add waste veg peelings to my exotic compost bin, every time I remove the lid, a swarm of tiny flies emerges. These are most likely fruit flies. Their eggs are probably already planted...

A cultivator and his friend hired assistance be carrying small piece to the barn....
Explanation 1: They carried the same amount, the farmer was a girl, and the assistance was a male, the man carried 2 sacks, one between his legs. 2. Farmer carried more, because the one carrying 2 have to rest...

A Friend Banged A Wall Light Switch And Cracked The Case. Now The...
The switch was probably old so just replace it next to a new one putting the old wires in the exact position as on the frail one and youll be just fine

A friend give me a 1250 watt counter top convection oven near no instructions....
Did you try the company's web site or Googling? You can find a manual by Google. 1250 watts is usually 120 volts. Connect all colors white to white, black to black,etc.

A Green Towel Got Washed With My Whites, How Do I Get My White Clothes...
You can try bleaching them just be sure not to use a whole lot of bleach at one time

A Have A 3 Way Switch I Want To Add A Ceiling Fan To A 2 Pole Switch...
Okay , what youre describing sounds like a 4 way switch that is used contained by a 3 way system to control something from more than two spots. If each of the blacks and reds has...

A Label On A Can Of Cleaner Says To Use The Product In A Well-ventilated...
This means in an area where on earth there is plenty of air circulation, like outside, or surrounded by a room with open windows. The cleaner probably contains chemicals which are detrimental when breathed in!

A New Septic System Was Installed 20 Years Ago, Before Installing...
I would have a complete system check because a septic system( the leach field) should be replaced at 15 yrs but have it checked by a licensed leach field company not your septic company unless they are licensed to avoid ripping up the...

A Noise Like Water/air Is Seeping Out Is Coming From The Tank. When...
Sounds like it might be a bad stopper jim123

A pen exploded on my investigational jeans. What can I do?
My Pilot Ball Point pen exploded when I tried to use it while traveling on vacation. When I returned home, it was treated with Spray and Wash and consequently laundered. But I cannot remove stains at all. Any suggestions? Well there is solitary...

A Rectangular Garden Is To Be Surrounded By A Walkway Of Constant...
(30 + 2x)(40 + 2x). So the total area is: (30+2x)(40+2x)=1800 multiplying and by simplifying we have: 4x^2+140x-600=0 dividing both sides by 4 we have: x^2+35x-150=0 using quadratic formula, x= (-35 +/- 42.7200)/2 = 7.7200/2 = 3.860ft >>>answer

A Red House Is Made From Red Bricks, A Blue House Is Made From Blue...
A greenhouse is made from energy efficient bricks It's made from glass & supports to hang on to the glass together.

A Rough Costs For Fitting Only/oak Flooring.
I am looking for average costs for fitting only of oak flooring. Not to supply materials. Do fitters usually charge per M or per hr Installers typically charge 2.50 a sq ft. This price is for Central New York and it varies throughout the country.

A skirt bled contained by the wash appliance, everything is pink, how do I...
I just discovered blurtit, and will become a huge fan and promoter if anyone can help gather one of my favorite tee's. I just noticed (but haven't used) Rit dye has a product to lift color out of clothes that...