We are new to the DC area and have just bought a 75 year old house. We want to add a bathroom in the basement and remodel the main floor bathroom. ...
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Help please! We are enclosing our garage (split level home) and would like to put a full bath w/whirlpool tub in. The wall on which the tub &/or...
We are looking for a 54-inch length shower wall system with (walls/bases) that is a 4 piece system that has inner locks and a flange system where y...
I have a 42" stall shower and am wondering about the advisability of buying a pivot shower door online. I am interested in web sites with good pr...
We just bought a 1930 Bungalow that uses bottled propane for the 30 gallon hot water heater (furnace is oil, AC is electric). It is estimated (by ...
I'm about to purchase a new refrigerator and it's the side by side type with the water and ice system. My current does not have this system. I unde...
How do I replace a toilet? I'm remodeling my bathroom and I want to replace my toilet. What tools do I need?
I have replaced all the faucet handles in my tub. The (shower to tub) diverter is still squeeling. What do I do? Thank You Susiecue
For the past several months, when I flush the toilet or turn on the shower in one of my bathrooms, a long loud screechy howl is emitted. It is wor...
I just purchased a new faucet for my tub/shower. After close inspection, I notice that the water connects are behind the ceramic tile. I'm expectin...
I am doing some small upgrades in the laundry room and want to move the main waste pipe (black plastic pipe 3-4 inches in dia.). It is coming in st...
The threads underneath the sink strainer have corroded on one side of a double stainless steel sink.....What is involved with this job......I'm afr...
we are in the process of remodeling a bathroom and are looking at facuetts.Of these brands - Delta, Moen, Khoeler - what do you prefer and why.We a...
While repairing a toilet, I turned the toilet shut off valve off. When I went to turn it back on, no water was flowing through it. I cannot hear ...
I am battling the main drain in my basement. It clogs completely every 2-3 years. The pipes are cast iron, about 45 years old. We ran an elecric...
I have smelly hot water, no cold water smell.I have well water, and a water softener.Have tried installing a special aluminum, zinc and tin anode r...
I'm trying to replace a laundry tray pump that mounts under the deep sink. It was manufactured by Shellback and it seems they may have gone out of ...
Our upstairs toilet always has to be flushed twice before it flushes completely. What could be causing this problem?Thanks for your help.
Flapper will not position-floats when tank is filling and will not close. Replaced with new and same result. Any suggestions?
Whenever someone turns on water (showers, faucets and toilets) on the third floor of my ten year old house, we hear banging sound from inside the w...