I've just stripped an old paint-based surface from my bathtub and I'm not pleased with the original tub surface that I found. Can I resurface the t...
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Here's another toilet problem that is becoming like Chinese water torture to me. Water continues to leak through the flapper valve, which causes th...
the sewage in my mobile home(in a park all tied together)is expelling underneath my home through a white 4" PVC pipe coming out of the ground.Went ...
We have been living in our new home for a year (we had it built). We have 2 bathrooms each with a double sink. One on 1st floor the other on 2nd fl...
I have a hot water heating system with a single pipe feed to all radiators above floor, but I would like to tap into the feed pipe in the basement ...
I am trying to decide between two contractors regarding a new tub surround. The first guy does acrylic liners and will just cover the old tiles. ...
We want to install a garbage disposer but we have a septic tank. Are there any problems with this, and if so, ways to correct or prevent them?
What is the difference between a PVC Street elbow and a 'non-street' (for lack of a better term)elbow??
Someone try this one on for size. One of my toilets..when flushed, spins, but seems not to drain, however doesnt overflow with water. No solids i...
I'm putting in a 3" line where I need to have a 90¬∞ elbow be flush with the finished floor (upstairs install). I'm having a tough time finding a P...
I have been advised to install a "back water valve" in my sewer pipe. The sewer line leaves the house at about waist level on my lowest level, and...
The piece of the spout in the tub that allows us to turn the shower on or off by pulling up or pushing down is stuck. It is a Delta brand. Please...
About 30 seconds after I flush the toilet or use the water my pipes in the basement make a sound like a ferry boat horn! What can be the problem?
Does anyone have a trick up their sleeve for removing a drain from a fiberglass shower?The drain in question is the Brass No-Caulk type w/Stainless...
Hi - I have a small leak (drip, drip, drip) coming from a soldered joint between an elbow and a staight pipe off of my boiler. Is there some kind ...
can anyone help me ? we ran outta fule today and the furnce was making all kinds of weird noises so my gf turned off the emergency switch, anyway, ...
Help. I have a slight (but mind-numbing) leak from my shower head.First, I replaced the washer in the shower head. No luck.Then I bought a new sho...
Sometimes when I flush the toilet on the second floor, I can hear water trickling briefly after the tank has been filled. I've checked the toilet a...
We just bought a home that has a garden tub. We found that it has a crack around one of the jet streams. Is there anything that we can buy and fix ...
I'm a new owner of a 65+ YO home. I found that the previous owner had left the bathroom sink drain pipe (PVC) "taped" (with electrical tape!) to a ...