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by dschafer1
Mon Sep 23, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Root Cellar Ceiling Leaking
Replies: 0
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Root Cellar Ceiling Leaking

Hi All, I have a house circa 1915 which has a two-room root cellar under the back porch floor decking. The ceiling/roof of the root cellar is the actual flooring of the porch. When it gets particularly rainy & windy I get water coming in from the floor deck and stored items get wet. Thanks in advanc...
by dschafer1
Wed Aug 25, 2010 8:31 am
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Not sure if Gas light line
Replies: 4
Views: 1949

Not sure if Gas light line

Hi All I'm about to replace an electric light fixture in my kitchen ceiling. My deed says the house was built in 1925 & is in the city of Cleveland in Ohio. I removed the old fixture & I have a mounting bracket with a gas pipe through the center with a cap. Was it used just for mounting or could it ...