I am looking at buying a house that has a basement bathroom I am wanting to finish. It has already been stubbed and electrical has been added. Th...
COMMUNITY FORUM: PLUMBING
i am a new home owner and would like to change my oil boiler to gas, are there any good recommendations as far as what kind of unit to install that...
The handle on the far left sticks out too far from wall. How can I fix this? The plumber tried to disguise this by adding extra caulk around it. Wh...
I bought this out of a townhouse reno in Boston and have broken it down to the last screw but I cannot find a makers mark anywhere. Can anyone ide...
I bought this out of a townhouse reno in Boston and have broken it down to the last screw but I cannot find a makers mark anywhere. Can anyone iden...
The baffle on my black water septic tank broke off allowing solids to get into my gravel-less leach lines. Is there any way that these lines can be...
When I attempt to shower with the right mix of hot and cold water (warm), I get this strong vibration coming from the shower handle area. It's ok ...
When is a drain pan required for washing machine. WE have first floor laundry. Is a drain pan necessary?
My water pump runs every 15 minutes. With no water being used. Plumbing Specifics: My water pump is located in a pit under ground, along with t...
I'm wanting to purchase a house that has radiators and an old gas boiler that is 60 years old and needs replacing. The house has two central a/c un...
We have a water well that is constantly kicking on and off(within seconds). It goes down to 30 and up to 60 and back again, kicking on and off both...
How can I make an en suite bathroom when the main uopstairs bathroom is at the other end of the house?
What is best type of water softener? Does anyone have experience with any type of salt-free water softener that actually works?
The lowest estimate we received on laying a new service line from utility water main to the house had one item of disagreement. My husband says th...
Jennair cooktop exhaust has cold air coming into kitchen during winter. Someone on Bob's site mentioned installing a thermal break in basement pip...
I am looking to install a tub and possible a sink in a detached 2.5 car garage. My house is on a concrete slab and theres a concrete patio /drivewa...
My dryer vent goes underneath my condo into and through the concrete slab. I have had professional companies out twice to clean it, and both times...
I occasionally smell what seems to be sewage in my house. It's usually in spring or fall when windows are open. I try to keep all the traps full...
I am trying to find a replacement seat for one of our toilets. The bowl and seat are shaped like nothing I have seen on the forum, or anywhere els...
I have a 15-25 foot well that provided a lot of water yesterday with my old 1/2 hp Gould pump. Yesterday I replaced it with a brand new 1hp Craftsm...