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    I asked prospective tenant why she was moving,...

    I asked prospective tenant why she was moving, she said house she had been living in burned. I asked what caused the fire, she said it was an electrical fire.

    Turned out that grease spilled on...
  2. May have something to do with supply and demand?:)

    May have something to do with supply and demand?:)
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    That was funny, but would have been better with...

    That was funny, but would have been better with Clint avatar
  4. Because they would then sell fewer lugs

    Because they would then sell fewer lugs
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    I don't know if the personal attacks will bring...

    I don't know if the personal attacks will bring you the results you hope for, maybe there is a more tactful way than using words like "ignorance" and "arrogance."
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    Older thread, but this was the cliffhanger last...

    Older thread, but this was the cliffhanger last post. Any fresh answers?
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    I'm having a problem with Lutron dimmer...

    I'm having a problem with Lutron dimmer controlling 9 @ 9.5 watt LED cans, LED's are whatever Utilitech Lowe's had that day, customer says switch is making a hum (too high pitched for me to hear).
    ...
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    Well that 1st link mentions gas explosions and...

    Well that 1st link mentions gas explosions and judge-shopping, but doesn't seem to mention smart meters?:happysad:
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    Most of my success and my failure stories are...

    Most of my success and my failure stories are probably boring, but maybe not this one:

    Working on a house where few or none of the subs got paid. HO's father-in-law was police chief. HO had GC...
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    Liens helped me get paid a few times, other times...

    Liens helped me get paid a few times, other times didn't work. Customer can go bankrupt, or can bond around a lien.
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    If it's a chain, write a letter to the...

    If it's a chain, write a letter to the corporation, bet you'll get some coupons.
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    temporary platform until deck is built?

    temporary platform until deck is built?
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    I don't like AFCI's. Then again, I didn't like...

    I don't like AFCI's.

    Then again, I didn't like GFCI's in the late '70's-early 80's, now I do.
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    I did not mean to imply that you are a liar. ...

    I did not mean to imply that you are a liar.

    Most of the time, when someone says they have never had any complaints, there is more to the story. Usually that they are not listening to their...
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    Well after all he did put in 800 AFCI's with no...

    Well after all he did put in 800 AFCI's with no customer complaints!
  16. One possible answer: Remember a few years ago...

    One possible answer:

    Remember a few years ago when many non-essential government workers were laid off or furloughed? Perhaps they have been rehired, and needed something to do.:)
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    Sometimes its a little tricky to compare. I...

    Sometimes its a little tricky to compare. I heated an empty house with NG furnace last month, used 20.5 therms @ .399. Base charge brought the bill to $32.85, so really I paid about $1.60 per...
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    Well you may be right, considering that you have...

    Well you may be right, considering that you have installed 800 AFCI breakers with no complaints.
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    1897 it's 22 a.

    1897 it's 22 a.
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    It is possible that it has never not been in the...

    It is possible that it has never not been in the code book
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    I agree with this, have seen a few times...

    I agree with this, have seen a few times receptacles show "open ground" on HI's plug-in tester, solved by adding wire nut to apparently well-twisted bares.
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    But did any of those customers happen to complain...

    But did any of those customers happen to complain about having to throw away their vacuum cleaner or treadmill?
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    39% of total fires from fixed wiring? Doesn't...

    39% of total fires from fixed wiring? Doesn't sound like most.
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    mineralac straps:happyyes:

    mineralac straps:happyyes:
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    "Most electrical fires result from fixed wiring ....

    "Most electrical fires result from fixed wiring . . ."--is that true? I'd always heard the opposite, most electrical fires caused by the stuff that's plugged in to fixed wiring.
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