I need to replace my leaky 50 gal. electric hot water heater. A plumber gave me an estimate of ~$650 for a new one including installation. I foun...
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Trying to install a whirlpool bath. It can't fit over current drain. Is there a way to elevate floor and tub basin so I can connect pipes. ANY h...
I live in Northern Nevada and I am installing a sprinkler system. My problem comes from owning an older house that was put on a slab. I know that...
Has anyone used tubs made of Americast material and manufactured by American Standard? They are porcelain on a metal and composite base.How do the...
Seems simple to handymen, but I am just learning! Need to know how to drain my not water tank and clean the sediment out. Thanks
Thanks much Jay!! I've got a library on home repair that's building already so I might as well buy a "Plumbing Specific" guide....You're 100% corr...
My kitchen sink is on an outside wall and during the winter when the temperatures go down to the teens the pipes freeze. I have added an electrica...
Hi all,I have a new home under construction which will be including a whirlpool tub. The tub I have on order is spec'ed at 21.5" from the base to ...
I was just wondering if the drain for my Sump Pump can be plumbed into the main wastepipe in my basement. My main drain is above the basement floor...
I am installing a whirlpool tub in my basement which has a concrete slab. The bath area was pre-plumbed for tub, sink, etc. The pipe that the whi...
We recently purchased a 100+ year old cast iron tub where the plumbing mounts onto the floor. The unique thing about this tub is that it fills fro...
Yesterday afternoon, my toilet started flowing constantly. I pulled the top off and adjusted the float. That stopped the flowing water.But now th...
I have a house built in 1900. The main bathroom has a in floor trap for both the sink and the tub. It has easy enough access through the floor. ...
We have had a drought and we do not have enough water in the house to take more than 4-10 minute showers and only one clothing wash or dishwasher p...
I understand that the float is buoyed up by the rising water; that shuts off the waterflow to the tank.I understand the flapper allowing waterflow ...
How can I bring water in the house for cleaning, bathing, washing, etc. when you construct a house in the country where is not public water service...
Toliet will flush but won't take anything down. When I have poured chemicals down, it will work for the one flush, then the next time it will not....
I recently replaced some parts in my toilet prior to re-installing it after installing vinyl in the bathroom. I replaced the tank/bowl gasket, fla...
Our dishwasher is not completly draining when we use it. How can we solve this problem. Not very mechanically inclined.