I moved into my house a year ago. Previous owner had replaced the hot water heater a month or two before they moved out. Ever since I moved in, I ...
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We recently noticed that our bathtub has a soft spot. When you stand on it you can hear water "squish". The bathtub is a guest bathtub and hardly...
Having trouble getting a wingnut loosened from the toilet bolt. Have tried Navel Jelly, WD-40 and other lubricants,have even tried to gently tap th...
In December, I had a pipe burst in my garage that led to the front hose bib. In October I had shut off and drained the hose bib, so when it burst ...
I have a 30 year old ranch house with three bathrooms. Bathroom #1 is in the basement and has new plumbing and a new single lever shower facet. Bat...
Well, the drain itself works. It's the lever mechanism that opens and closes the tub train that has broken. It appears as though the female side ...
Can anyone tell me if copper is the way to go and if so some basic feedback on what to expect roughly cost wise? Also any other helpful hints you w...
Water constantly drips from either the shower head or the bath faucet. I've tried to get the knobs off the hot and cold, but with no success. I'll ...
We are getting bids to find the location of a sewer leak beneath our slab foundation. The water gravity test showed that it is leaking 12inches pe...
I have a slab leak and the plumber wants $1650 to run a new line after opening the wall where he says a manifold will be. He will then verify whic...
For a basement bathroom I am considering using a Sanipack or Sanipro macerating/pump system as opposed to breaking up the concrete to install a sum...
I want to vent a new bathroom in my basement. I have access to 4 inch cast iron vent stack. However, the pipe is in the rafters and there does not...
I live in Central Massachusetts andwas wondering if anyone new how much an indirect water heater would cost installed. -Tom
can i turn off the electric to my oil hot water heater for a week when i go on vacation?
I just finished remodeling a bathroom, and installed new pedestal sink, the only problem im having is the drain leaks, is there any advice or speci...
I'm in the process of putting in a vent for the masterbath on the second floor. I know this is probably a really stupid question but can I hook up ...
I have two questions. First one is--- How do i keep mildew off bathroom walls? I have scrubbed with bleach and it disappears but then few weeks lat...
I need to know the max distance for 1 1/2" drain pipe for a bathroom vanity that I will be installing. The distance is 5 feet to the vent pipe. I l...
Here's the deal. I can turn the hot water until I can't turn it anymore but the water still keeps running. This is only the hot water. I took th...