My friend has asked me to help her with a dishwasher air gap leaking onto her counter top. I understand the reason for this device. This problem ju...
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we have old cast iron pipes, and one of them has a hole in it. it happens to be the one that the bathroom, and kitchen drain through. how do i repl...
I installed a new toilet. Every time I flush the toilet it makes a gulping sound, which you feel in the floor under your feet. The waste pipe was...
I am installing a half bath in my basement and have easy access to the main stack. Can I vent and drain into the Main stack or do I need a separate...
About 2 weeks ago I drained my holding tank because of gravel in my faucets, but now I have leaks in three shutoff valves in various locations! I ...
With 60 LBS of water pressure, would you need a restrictor in the hot water line?
The basement to our new house was just put in, as well as, the drains for the entire house. Is there a reason why the drains from the 1st and 2nd f...
I HAVE CONSTANT CONDENSATION ON MY TOILET WHICH IN TURN,LEAVES MY TILES CONSTANTLY WET,CAN YOU TELL ME HOW TO PREVENT THIS?
Hi there,We had our master bathroom remodeled six months ago and have had a problem with the caulking between the tiles and the outside of the floo...
Does anyone know if you can line the inside of older toilet tanks? If so can you provide details.
We are finishing the bathroom in the basement of a house we recently purchased. The bathroom walls are finished, but the distance from the wall to...
Is there any way to repair/conceal stains and places where the enamel is eroding on an old metal sink or bath tub?
We are installing a new accessible bathroom. What is the best way to build the shower floor? We know we will need a mortar bed to support the weigh...
I rent a home built in 1960 and my water is the color of light rusty-orange(faint to mild) for the first few moments after it has set for sometime...
My husband and I are remodeling our circa 1959 kitchen. My question involves installing the kitchen faucet. First try was with a beautiful Kohler m...
I have just purchased a home which is on a well system. The well was dug in 1997-98. Prior to closing on the home, 3/13 to be exact, I checked th...