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Oh count the ways to say "That should do it." #171261
11/23/07 01:11 PM
11/23/07 01:11 PM
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I found these jewels in attic. Home owner complained that they were getting shocked in the bath.
GC removed bath flooring (tile) to find knob and tube wiring. K n T was in very poor shape. so we come in to remove and replace and find home owner handy work. I heard today that the seller(Mr.handy man) told the owners that there was NO knob and tube in the house.

- Thomas L.

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Re: Oh count the ways to say "That should do it." [Re: Admin] #171264
11/23/07 02:30 PM
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leland  Offline
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At least they used gromets.Marine tape could've helped aswell.

Re: Oh count the ways to say "That should do it." [Re: leland] #171269
11/23/07 03:06 PM
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steve ancient apprentice  Offline
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No knob & tube? Someone is not telling the truth. As usual no responsibility for the actions !!!! How many times have we heard this ( Not me I didnt do it) GOOD CATCH

Re: Oh count the ways to say "That should do it." [Re: steve ancient apprentice] #171270
11/23/07 03:51 PM
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As a bonus the wire nut on the black wires in the handy box fell off when I barely touched it. I used a small vacuum to remove the insulation


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