2.5″ Desk Grommet Outlet w/ USB Charger

You can spend a lot of time searching in vain for a 2.5″ desk grommet power outlet to fit firmly in the wire-routing hole of your desk.  After painstaking googling, here’s the best solution I found by far with 5/5 stars on Amazon.  It comes with hardware for edge mount and through-hole mount from 2.0″ (maybe slightly smaller) […]

Extremely Slow Leak on a FlowTite Water Valve

Problem After replacing a broken kitchen faucet, the “builders’ special” cheap plastic FlowTite water valve began to leak extremely slowly at the annoying rate of about one drop every 5-10 minutes. Discussion A few years ago, another FlowTite valve had a similarly excruciating leak after slight movement during some plumbing work.  That leak, so slow that […]