Problem: can't stop flush valve leak.Background:Upon returning from vacation, I noticed the upstairs toliet was leaking (refill valve came on about...
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I am installing a toilet in a basement that will be on it's own separate septic tank system. I don't have an easy way to install a vent pipe witho...
I recently finished my basement and about two weeks ago started noticing a strong kitty litter or cat urine odor coming from my water (both hot and...
My husband has just installed a water line for our icemaker (on our side-by-side Whirlpool refrigerator). The problem is with the water flow from t...
Does anyone have any experience with having their home repiped with PEX vs. copper?
I am preparing to pour a concrete floor in a basement, located in an existing structure. We want to add a toilet to the finished basement, however ...
Can you help, please? New house bath tub drain leaks. If we put small amount of water in tub it leaks out on its own. When it leaks out a small ...
Lately, my gas dryer, when in use, has been emitting much heat. It is extremely hot, so much so that everyting on top on the washer and dryer is f...
After shutting off the water, my pipes moan for several seconds. What causes this and how can I fix it? House is only 6 years old.
We bought a Jacuzzi tub to install in our new bathroom in the basement. The problem is that the drain pipe coming out of the cement floor is 2" to...
My home is on a well and I have noticed a "runoff" going down my driveway even when there has been no rain during the day. I live on the side of a...
I live in California and I am wondering if I can use PVC to exstend a HOT water branch (underground) to my detached garage, about 20 feet. I know t...
I am replacing my old shower stall because the old one leaked.I removed the old shower and found that under the shower stall base was some mortor o...
I am looking for info on exactly which water heaters (93 to 96) are defective by manufacturer and model. I saw a web site in a national home cente...
I have a toilet that fills up to much and goes down very slow. I unscrewed the outside cap and then flushed and the water went down just fine, so ...
I am remodeling my kitchen and bathroom and I will be replacing the bathtub with a stall shower and moving the kitchen sink to a corner position.Th...