We live in a house with a tankless gas hot water heater and I often smell natural gas outside where the gas meter is located. My boyfriend and his...
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I am trying to remove an old plug (seems to be 3.25", not 3" or 4" like the standard ones) on a cast iron drain system. What are the tricks for get...
I have a leaky faucet in our bathroom bathtub. I have removed the knob and what appears to be an extension stem and have come to what i assume is t...
How do we run new plumbing when concrete in-floor radiant heat is in place?
Hi, I have to replace the plug seat for my faucet but I cannot identify the brand or model for the faucet. It is around 7 years old. I see similar ...
My sump pump used to run constantly. Know it never runs. The bottom has a small amount of water in it. I hear my neighbors turn on a number of tim...
i would like to move my kitchen to the space currently occupied by my screened porch. The porch has a brick floor but is about 1 foot below the flo...
After changing from galvanized steel to pex on all water lines in old farm home, new hot water heater, seperate shut offs for every water source, ...
I have had 3 local plumbers come out and were unable to fix the toilet in my home don't know what else to do.
At first my toilet when flushed would hum til the tank was full. Then my shower would do it but has since stopped. The problem is now I have very l...
The trip lever plunger is stuck in the sanitary tee. The plunger is I believe brass and hollow. It is preventing the bathtub from draining but wate...
Our main trunk line including the condenser to the ac is in the attic. Ever since we moved here in '87 the condensation has drained out a regular 1...
I have a question about my sewer when I wash my laundry. I have had my home for 10 years but within the last 5-6 years every time I wash a load of...
Our sump pump is only for our water softener and furnace humidifier water to be drained. Is it possible for this to to be empty of water at times?
Last June I moved into a new house that had a small sump pit in the basement. I never saw a drop of water in it until about two weeks ago when it s...
We have the Eljer Savannah toilet with the side push button flush. The push button is supposedly brass but I think it is plastic. Nonetheless, it...
Our contractor started installing a PEX manifold water supply system in our new home when the plans called for copper. The contractor says the PEX...
What generally is the cost difference between these 2 systems assuming a PEX manifold system and a copper insulated system?
My Kitchen faucet gives cold water with an odder and funny taste. All other faucets in house are fine. All the pipes are fairly new copper. I tried...