Attic Air Handler Components

How to Clean AC Evaporator Coils

Photo tutorial showing how to clean AC evaporator coils with no-rinse spray foam cleaner for routine seasonal maintenance. If you’re not comfortable cleaning the AC evaporator coils yourself at least you’ll what’s needed when calling a Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) professional. Central Air Conditioner Routine Maintenance Routine inspection and maintenance is very important […]

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How to Watch Netflix Instantly on your HDTV

This tutorial explains how to watch Netflix Instantly on your HDTV by connecting your computer to your TV. I subscribe to Netflix and mostly watch DVDs on the plasma HDTV. Watching Netflix on a tablet or PC is nice, but there are times when I’d like to take advantage of Netflix’s “watch instantly” streaming internet […]

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Burnaby Natural Gas Plug G0101-SS-50 120DC

Burnaby Natural Gas Plug Overview

Burnaby Natural Gas Plug Overview – detailed photos, features, gas inlet & outlet connections and selection criteria. A gas plug is also called a “gas outlet box” and is used for hooking up natural gas appliances such as BBQ grills, patio heaters, fire pits and hot tubs. (more…)

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Burnaby Gas Plug G0101-SS-50-120DC Valve Assembly Install on Natural Gas Pipe

How to Install a Burnaby Natural Gas Outlet

This project shows how to install a Burnaby Natural Gas Outlet model G0101-SS-50-120DC on a wood deck for a BBQ grill. This project is continued from Burnaby Natural Gas Plug Overview. Problem & Motivation When I bought my home several years ago the previous owners had installed a natural gas branch line out to the […]

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Camco 10324 Gas Leak Detector

How to Check Pipes for Natural Gas Leaks

This project shows how to check pipes for natural gas leaks with a spray-on gas leak detector. I installed a natural gas branch line and Burnaby gas outlet box on my wood deck for the BBQ grill. The house gas supply is turned back On and it’s necessary to check all pipe joints for gas […]

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Burnaby Gas Plug G0101-SS-50-120DC Stainless Steel Cover Closed

Burnaby Natural Gas Outlet Final Installation

Burnaby natural gas outlet final installation steps – connect the BBQ grill gas hose, verify the gas flow and install a pipe strap to support the gas line. This project is continued from How to Check Pipes for Natural Gas Leaks. Also see Burnaby Natural Gas Plug Overview for the intro of this project series. […]

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Kreg Pocket Hole Jig HD

Screen Porch Window Framing with Kreg Pocket Hole Jig

This project shows how the Kreg Jig HD is used to drill pocket holes for fastening 4×4 headers and sills between the posts to install Eze-Breeze windows on the screened porch. Pocket hole screws have the advantage of being recessed in the lumber so it won’t interfere with the window installation. (more…)

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Screened Porch 4x4 Framing for Eze-Breeze Windows

How to Install 4×4 Framing for Eze-Breeze Porch Windows

This project shows how to install 4×4 window headers and sill plates to mount Eze-Breeze windows to complete the screened porch. This series is continued from Screen Porch Window Framing with Kreg Pocket Hole Jig. The window headers and sills are the 4×4 horizontal cross members between the vertical support posts in this photo: (more…)

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EZE-Breeze Fixed Lite Inside and Outside Mount Vertical Four Track Windows

Eze-Breeze Porch Windows Installation Overview

Eze-Breeze windows are installed on the newly built porch to make a three-season outdoor living space that’s rain, wind and bug proof. I purchased and installed the Eze-Breeze windows and Cabana door (a.k.a. “storm door”) myself saving about 40% versus the deck builder’s installed price estimate. The results are worth premium price of Eze-Breeze compared […]

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