We live in a 50+ year old home. The cast iron waste pipe is rusted through (a slight hole) leading to the septic tank. I've put a temporary patch...
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I pulled out the knob for the shower to turn on and the water still came out of the faucet, I pushed in the knob and the water is still coming out ...
Not being too much of a handy man, I find myself in a precarious position. I am trying to replace the cartridge in the shower's mixing valve (whate...
My home is approximately a year old. The sump pump that was installed in the house used to run ok (a little noisy), but now it runs continuously. ...
I am doing renovations to my basement that includes relocating my laundryThe new location is not practical to reach either of the two waste stacks....
I recently had asbestos insulation removed from the steam pipes that run from my boiler to the radiators in my house. Now I'm wondering what kind ...
I have a Kohler undermount bowl and a granite top that I need to assemble. The instructions for the top specify a Kohler bowl which I have. The top...
Does anyone have any experience with thermal expansion tanks? My water pressure increases noticeably after the hot water has been running. I don'...
I am having problems with my hot water that just don't make sense to me. I have a hot water tank (gas) that is plenty big enough for my house and ...
How tough a job is this? The existing sink is wall-hung with two metal legs at the front corners, bendy tubing leading to the faucets (I'm replaci...
I'm currently having problems with what I assume is the hot water cylinder, 6 months ago we used to get a full bath of hot water, this has diminish...
I recently saw an Amish home for sale and the house was built on a concrete slab. There is no plumbing installed in the house whatsoever. How har...
Hi,In my basement, there is a toilet installed with an odd thing about 3 feet away from it, to its left. Basically, an opening of some sort is on...
While I am relatively adventurous when it comes to do it yourself projects, I am a bit wary of replacing the tub drain in my bathtub. The problem ...
I have a bathtub with a tiny tiny crack near the drain. It looks like it used to be covered up with some sort of putty or caulk that surrounded th...
I just replaced the flush and fill components in the tank, and everything looked good (no leaks!) When I look in the bowl when flushing,there is a...
I saw the show about the Aquastar tankless heater and I am interested in hearing from anyone who has them installed. Are they working well? Are t...
I saw a "Home Again" show yesterday where a tankless water heater was installed. Any idea where I could find one of these? Thanks for your help!