Six years ago I had a new field line installed. The contractor used a slag material instead of the marble rock. Now the toilets are slow in flushin...
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My house was built in 1928 and when remodeling the bathroom I found no vent pipe for the sink or tub. The toilet is vented. My question is... can...
I rent a very small very old house.The plumbing is wacky!Currently, the toilet will not drain properly.The water fills up the bowl to the top somet...
Is there a site I can get tub ratings? I am about to purchase an Americh Monet 6'x3' tub and would like to know what other consumers think of it. ...
We just had an inspection done on our house that is for sale. They found water under our house. What can be done to fix this???
I am required by the Uniform Plumbing Code to bury a gas pipe underground at least 12" for a "ferrous" pipe (black pipe)or 18" for PVC pipe. The p...
I replaced the sink in my bathroom but kept the existing faucet, which is less than a year old and was working fine. After installing the new sink...
my water pressure is good when i only use one item in house at a time, kitchen sink, bath sink, etc. but when the kitchen sink is on and i turn on ...
our washer keeps filling and eventually floods and makes a big mess,anyone else ever have this problem?would like to fix it myself if possible as i...
We just paid someone to use a snake and remove roots located about 120 feet in our pipes. Will this happen again next year? We are considering re...
Ever since we have moved into our new house (less than 2 years old), we have been getting mildew in the toliet tanks. This is only occuring in 2 o...
Just joined and a little more about me. My Great Granddad, Granddad, and Dad were all Plumbers. I started with my Dad at 7 years of age. I'm 48 now...
Does anyone have experience with using a Vanguard piping system. Is this a good thing? I am building a new house.
I have a stain from a bath tub mat that is hard to remove and keep from returning. What can I use to get rid of it?
After 20 years of faithful service my toilet got to the point that it seldom evacuated all the waste in the bowl on a single flush. I check water ...
The drain line from our cast iron tub is lead and is brazed (?) to the large 90 that connects the toilet to the main stack. The tub drain has a di...
Hello,I have 3 toilets (2 on second floor, one on first floor). When you flush them, the water level in the bowl appears "normal" once the flush i...
We live in Canada in a 15 year old home. Each year (we've owned the house 3 years)once it gets quite cold outside we have problems with condensati...
I have an AS whirlpoole type tub. I just had it painted white(it was pepto bismal pink) and it looks terrific. However the intake and jets are st...
Hi, my wife and I are refurbishing a 40 year old home and we would like to install a garbage disposer. There is not one installed now and we are w...