I have a 5BR/3bath home in NNJ, orig. built in the '30's but now had many additions and upto date services, but, still much speghetti plumbing in t...
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I need some advice on which type of sewer pipe is best for underground use. I have been getting some conflicting advice from our local lumberyards ...
OK, it appears that I didn't do this very well. I just tore out and rebuilt my bathroom. The new tub was level when I installed it, or so I thoug...
the pipe coming out of my boiler was leaking last year. gotta fix it before i fire up heat this year. i cannot get it loosened. i have used a liqui...
I recently installed a new sewage ejector pump in my basement. When it discarges it makes a loud "thunk" at the end of the discharge. Is there anyt...
what size sewge ejector we look for our basement? How should we evelaute sewege ejector?
I HAVE A BALL TYPE THAT CONTINUES TO LEAK IN MY SHOWER.SINGLE DIVERTER,LEAKS FROM SHOWER HEAD.DO I NEED TO PULL THE DIVERTER. ANY IDEAS APPRECIATED.
does anyone know what type of brackets to use to hang cast iron septic lines under a concrete foundation in a crawl space, and meet code, as we are...
For 25 years my steam boiler and hot water zone (coil) heater worked fine. I then had a new system installed. Now, every fall, when I turn the ...
I want to replace the drainpipe coming out of the wall, but don't know what I can use to do this. I think the pipes are cast iron. A plumber repla...
My husband (who is a contractor) & I are remodeling a bathroom in our house. We would like to put in a 36x48 tiled shower. We are considering elimi...
I have a shower door that is metal with a class center. it will not stay shut. I have tried applying magnetic tape but this "metal" did not catch. ...
I have a toilet in my house that is incredibly loud when flushing. Is this typically the fault of the toilet or the plumbing? I'll replace the to...
I have a steam boiler with a small hot water zone (for heating the kitchen). My old system worked for decades. With the installation of a new s...
I have a shower head which has a ball on the end of the goose neck. it is permanently attched. I would like to get a new shower head to lower the...
We have an American Standard Cadenza Elite 6060E series whirlpool and the drain flap has disconnected itself from the mechanism so when we try to u...
My Mother in law wants a free standing soaking tub installed, and upon looking at literature i see there is no overflow. My question is how do I ve...
Is it normal for faucets to drip slowly (every 2-3 seconds) after the main water valve to the house has been turned off? Thanks, Alex
I love American Standard's Retro Pedestal Sink (Lowe's), but I'm concerned it may be too difficult to install it to the studs on the wall. It will...
First I would like to thank LarryG for your response to my previous post. Since I have been paying attention to the hot water heater I have been n...