I have a general question...at least I hope it is! My husband and I are looking at an old farmhouse built in 1910. To the best of my knowledge, t...
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Lately, the basement floor drain in my 1920 house is very slow to drain when the clothes washer empties into it. Its a cast iron bowl, with a 1/2"...
we are going to be remodeling our bathroom and we are looking at the automatic vents (based on humidity ? or when lights are turned on?).Can you re...
I have a deepsink directly over a drain vent, and just recently, whenever the washer drains into the deep sink, the water starts coming out of the ...
our new kitchen sink has only 4 holes and I need another for the RO unit faucet. What is an easy way to drill in a enameled sink, cast iron I beli...
I just installed a new toilet in a new bathroom. How much water should be in the bowl. I noticed that there is only a couple of inches in it. It...
i am removing an old toilet and will not be replacing it. what do i need to do to seal the waste pipe or whatever i need to do?
Bursted Water fitting,The PVC fitting that hooks to the bottom of my washers cold water outlet has bursted twice. The fitting was split into could...
I just dug up part of the foundation on my house (poured concrete) due to a small leak I get during heavy rains. I noticed a leak in the main wast...
Which product do you use to seal a self rimming sink in a laminate countertop?Plumbers putty or a caulk?
Does anyone know if the drainage from a high efficency gas furnace can harm a septic system? Thanks for any insight.
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...
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?