i am moving into an old house. the past occupants for some reason spray painted the kitchen sink with silver gray paint yuckkkk.i either need a way...
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We have owned this house this house for about nine months now. Not long ago, a foul smell has started to fill the house when I do laundry. I woul...
Hey Bob, I have a Ruud 40gal. short size water heater and I am only getting about 7Minutes of hot water. Also I have to constantly turn the dial...
Can I install a tub the opposite way from the faucet?? I want to make it easier to rinse tub by having the faucet and drain opposite each other. Be...
I have grey toilet rings in my toilets. I have used CLR, bleach, Zud, and Comet to try and remove the stains but I can't get them completely clean...
My bathroom sink is leaking under the cabient. both the cold and hot water is leaking. How do i know if it the pipe or something else? Help!
Keep in mind that I know NOTHING about home repair! (I want to learn)Problem 1: The outside faucet on the house doesn't have a turn off/on knob any...
Do all solid brass faucets corrode?I bought mine from Grohe and paid a small fortune for them. Now they're turning black. Is there anything I can ...
I am buying a new house and would like to install the buried drain tile to take water away from foundation. What is the proper way to install? Ho...
: I'm so frustrated. Between our old house and the house we just bought last year, and the plumbers for various things over the years, we have alwa...
when i brought my house the old owner put a sespool in the back yard when he made an apt in the basement he buried the pipes under ground and repla...
There is a sewer odor coming from our bathroom sink drain. I don't smell it from any other drain in the house(we have 7 bathrooms + kitchen). What ...
The lacquer finish has deteriorated on the brass ports and drain in my tub. I have used a fine wire polishing tool on a drill to clean them up but ...
I've noticed that on occasion there is hard white stuff that forms in the pipe under the toilet tank plug. It has happened to all of the toilets i...
I have a leak from the shower head. It appears to be the valve is tight. However, the valve is tightened as much as it can go. Any ideas how to fix?
I recall that there was a recall or some sort of legal settlement in the past year or two regarding a certain type of plastic plumbing pipe. Can a...
The faucet for the washer & dryer is leakyand needs to be replaced. In trying toremove them, it appears to be soldered on.Is this common? Hold do...
When two toilets overflow only when thelaundry or dishwashers are operating, what is the first thing to check out?
I am getting ready to install marble tile in my bathroom (over a bare concrete slab). When I lay the marble next to my toilet flange, they are flu...
I saw a message on one of the bulletin boards awhile back and cannot find it again...We have a well. What I want to know is how often our pump sho...