Hello, We recently moved into a second floor unit in a 8 unit old, condo building in the city of Chicago. We have noticed a sewer gas smell (ro...
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I have a brand new home with 7 mansfield toilets and they all plug alomost every time they are flushed. It does not seem to matter who uses it, ho...
I have two toilets in my duplex appt. The one bowl will fill like its suppost to but it will randomly drain. By it's self. I don't know if I sh...
I have water pressure all over the house that is fine, all of a sudden my toliets (one upstairs, one in the basement) has no water pressure. when ...
Is using a hacksaw blade and folding in the drain flange the best way to remove a bathtub drain. What type of damage can it cause to the tub?
hi i am hoping that you can help me. someone poured pvc glue on my car headlights. and naturally the headlights are plastic so it has bonded and ...
Hi, Can you recommend a good/cheap iron filter and generic water softener? Preferably, one that doesn't use salt. Thanks!
my hot water heater is leaking from the threads around the pressure valve. I was told to remove the whole piece clean it and put teflon tape on the...
My 90 year old parents have a small bathroom. There is water that seems to be coming from under the vanity base. Could the tiolet be leaking betw...
Hello How can I tell if my washer drains into the ground or into the plumbing in the house. Thanks
My house was replumbed in 1994 with qest grey pipe (polywater buteliene) Later found to be faulty . It was made by I believe Exxon and later wit...
Our pipes below our first floor bath vibrate violently after we use water. (i.e. after the washer fills up, after the bath is filled up, after the...
My toilet bowl fills with water but will not allow the water to flush out. However, when i allow the toilet to sit untouched for a period of time,...
ihave a american standard 2770 series whirlpool bathtub that has a jet that is leaking. i know which one it is because when i tape up the jet insi...
My Kohler tub faucet which was installed 4 years ago has been dripping for weeks. There is a single handle which rotates both to turn the water on...
When we flush our upstairs toilet, there is zero water flow out the kitchen faucet. When I use the backyard hose (which has half the flow of our f...
Do not know how to explain this one. I have an exterior door from my basement leading up to an double door to the outside. At the bottom is a water...
We are getting ready to re plum our 1950's Rancher that currently has lead pipe, our question PVC or Copper? Which is best? I do not plan on sellin...
My home is 207 years old with an add on kitchen and bathroom (sleezy work in these rooms!) My bethtub has water running constantly dripping mainly ...
Can anyone tell me what this is? It's a century home, with a full basement. As you can see in the pic, this trap-cleanout thing is close to the s...