We moved into a newly constructed house two years ago. Recently when the washer is used, both toilet bowls gurgle and the water in the bowls is dr...
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Our copper pipes all over the house have pin hole leaks. Why is this? The house is about 35 years old. I thought copper was a good thing.
We just bought a house last month and this morning since it was raining we figured that water was leaking from the ceiling exhaust fan in the bathr...
My drain field has developed a hole at the top and is now leaking. The problem might be clogged drain pipes. Is there anything I can puchase to f...
I am about to build (small 24 x 24 cottage) and am considering a point of use electric water heater under the kitchen sink and another unit in the ...
OK here it goes. I wanted to replace the whole bath drain. The old twist and turn plug has been broken since we moved in. So I took my plyers pu...
We have a circa 1930's bathtub with lead pipes that drain very slowly. I have been told to not try and snake them out. Sometimes a good plunge he...
I'm installing a new bathtub (not a tub shower combo).Is it neccessary to set the tub in grout or redimix?
Background:We recently bought a house that is on well water with pressure regularly between 35-45psi. There is an older water storage tank that re...
I have a 50 gallon gas water heater (installed 10/00) and a water softener (installed 11/94). Last November I started getting reddish-brownish par...
I am interested in using Kitec piping for my water supply lines in a 3 season house in northern Ohio. Since the water will be drained every winter...
We are going to build on a lake lot in Northern Missouri and would like any suggestions on geo thermo heating and spetic systems used in Missouri o...
I recently installed a new Price Pfister shower valve and there is no (i.e. a trickle) of water flowing to the shower head when turned on. It is in...
The plumber put in new shower controls in both bathrooms; now what do I attach to the studs before re-tiling? Some sort of water-proof drywall or s...
Can someone explain the differences between an Aqua Booster and a direct fire water tank?
About two weeks ago my hot water started sputtering as if air had gotten into the lines. I also noticed the water coming out cloudy sometimes. I ...
This is good to hear. I was thinking of this, but drum trap was in a tight spot and I was concerned that too much torque would damage the connectin...
What i wanna know is if I'm gonna do work in my bathtub where do I shut off the water? Do I have to shut off the main water supply or what?
After living in a city all my life I now have a home in the country. It's great other than I liked the water pressure that the city provided. I hav...
I have a slight problem with my shower. In the morning I've noticed that I need to have the shower all the way to hot just to get a luke warm show...