qSpence, a professor of construction engineering and technology..., offers relief in this guide to interior and exterior maintenance and repair. Many potential problems are prevented by proper maintenance, but eventually every homeowner must make repairs...Spence's instructions are outstanding, showing exactly what to do (or ask a repairperson to do). The illustrations...are among the clearest available (the captions are especially informative). This title is among the best on the subject...Essential for public library collections.q--Library Journal.Replacing a Three-Way Switch Three-way switches control a light from two positions, such as the top and bottom of a stairway. ... When this terminal is unscrewed from the faulty switch, put a piece of tape on its end so it can be identified for connection to the new switch. ... Replacing an Incandescent-Light Dimmer Switch Incandescent-light dimmer switches allow the intensity of light to be controlled by ... The wiring diagram for a light on the end of a run that is controlled by two 3anbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Home Maintenance and Repair|
|Author||:||William Perkins Spence|
|Publisher||:||Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated - 2000|