Go Back   BuildingHomes.ca - Building your community! > Search Forums


Showing results 1 to 12 of 12
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: kreutz73
Forum: Building and Construction 2015-12-04, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,280
Posted By kreutz73
Not sure how long you plan on being there, and...

Not sure how long you plan on being there, and what level of investment you are comfortable with but when I quoted various systems for our house (no natural gas) ground-source geo thermal was by far...
Forum: Building and Construction 2015-11-23, 10:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,477
Posted By kreutz73
Should not be anything to worry about as...

Should not be anything to worry about as good2know pointed out... from structure would probably be just fine (I'm no engineer), but depending on the grade and convenience of location I may opt to...
Forum: Building and Construction 2015-11-23, 10:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,418
Posted By kreutz73
no problem! I designed and built mine myself....

no problem! I designed and built mine myself. It was a complete tear down to the foundation and rebuild so a bit of a unique experience. But happy to help if I can.
Forum: Building and Construction 2015-11-16, 08:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,418
Posted By kreutz73
Just built a house and did a pile of research and...

Just built a house and did a pile of research and quoting on this. Ultimately your contractor/builder will advise on best options based on your design. Or if you are contracting/building it...
Forum: Basement Finishing and Renovations 2014-10-19, 02:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,452
Posted By kreutz73
From what I've been through... For ESA.....

From what I've been through...

For ESA.. homeowner is only non-licensed person who can do electrical work. either do it yourself or hire a pro. You cannot have your friend or brother who knows...
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2014-07-20, 06:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,006
Posted By kreutz73
yeah, some old debates on the net. TV power...

yeah, some old debates on the net. TV power cords are actually rated though, at least all of mine are. Not like flex cords or typical consumer extension cords... understand the requirements and...
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2014-07-20, 05:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,006
Posted By kreutz73
This is why I pointed it out... it is definitely...

This is why I pointed it out... it is definitely possible. romex is stapled to the studs, only about 1.5" behind the drywall. The lag bolts for wall brackets are big and can easily miss or poke...
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2014-07-20, 09:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,006
Posted By kreutz73
That's actually the reason I've used chases in...

That's actually the reason I've used chases in the past. Often cases the TV mounts are very low profile and the TV sits very close to the wall. So close that a flush mounted receptacle will not...
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2014-07-19, 01:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,006
Posted By kreutz73
Never heard that putting a tv type power cable in...

Never heard that putting a tv type power cable in a tube chase isn't allowed. a lot of integrated TV stands do this same with higher wattage computer power cords... they are bundled and/or put in...
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2014-07-15, 11:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 14,954
Posted By kreutz73
Last post was fairly old but wondering same...

Last post was fairly old but wondering same thing.... will the link will be restored or could the list could be posted here?

Failing that... anyone have any suggestions on what to run before you...
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2014-07-15, 11:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,006
Posted By kreutz73
I've used 1 1/2" grey pvc tubing to hide cables...

I've used 1 1/2" grey pvc tubing to hide cables for that short run between the bottom of a wall mounted tv and the receiver cabinet or to offset them around a fireplace. The power cord for the TV...
Forum: Home Technology and Electronics 2014-07-15, 08:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,006
Posted By kreutz73
If you put receptacles in the wall as you show...

If you put receptacles in the wall as you show they should be recessed and usually off center both horizontally and vertically so they can be used with any mount.

But I've always found the conduit...
Showing results 1 to 12 of 12

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:19 AM.



Copyright © PHAND Corporation
This document may not be used elsewhere without the expressed written consent of PHAND Corporation.
*** There is no association between this website and any builder. ***

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.10
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.