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by Rmc041714
Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Dimming lights
Replies: 5
Views: 227

Re: Dimming lights

No dimmer switch just a regular old light fixture. I’m sorry I may have confused people. The light is literally dimming on its own, usually twice.
by Rmc041714
Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Dimming lights
Replies: 5
Views: 227

Dimming lights

I have one ceiling light that will start out bright when turned on, and then immediately dim , sometimes dimming twice. I thought this was due to running an air conditioner on that circuit, but now it’s happening with no air conditioners running as well. Any ideas?
by Rmc041714
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Rectangular depression in yard, with sink hole.
Replies: 3
Views: 179

Re: Rectangular depression in yard, with sink hole.

Thanks for your reply Shannon. After doing some research it appears it is an old cesspool. My concern is a possible collapse. I would hope that it was filled in properly, but if it was, why would it be creating this depression in the grass? Is there any way to tell if it was properly abandoned witho...
by Rmc041714
Tue Aug 27, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Rectangular depression in yard, with sink hole.
Replies: 3
Views: 179

Rectangular depression in yard, with sink hole.

Hi everyone, i have asked questions on here before and received great answers , so hopefully someone can help me out with another one. A grassy area next to my driveway has always been a little uneven, however lately I have noticed a rectangular depression, with a small sinkhole at one corner of it ...
by Rmc041714
Sun Aug 18, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Home foundation/structure question
Replies: 3
Views: 178

Re: Home foundation/structure question

Thanks for your response Shannon. In regards to the crack in the basement wall, how would you recommend fixing that? Is it something major?
by Rmc041714
Sun Aug 18, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Home foundation/structure question
Replies: 3
Views: 178

Home foundation/structure question

Hi everyone, I have recently purchased a home on Long Island New York that is not too far from the ocean. It is an older home that was built in 1961. Recently I have noticed that there are a lot of wall cracks in the house. Some of them appear to have been previously repaired or covered up. As of no...