Since you notice more noise at off peak time I would try lowering your incoming water pressure or lower the pressure off your hot water source.
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I had the same problem when I bought my house.The livingroom rug foam underpad had transformed over the years to a st1cky asphalt like substance.I ...
You may need to experiment,but I'd start with mineral spirits.Dampen a cloth and see if any of the black transfers and continue if it does.You coul...
Assuming you have cast iron pipes,they tend to look pretty bad on the inside but they should be there much longer than your flanges.
There are products similar to drywall compound which are made for texturing or smoothing surfaces.I would say that it stays wet long enough for a d...
I don't recall that we had the time of the odor pinned down specifically,but it seemed like once a week, or more, for a year or two. I would keep a...
Well,this is a little far fetched but it happened where I work.Same deal,no real pattern,rotting smell coming and going,etc;etc.I finally discovere...
My guess is that either of the threads are damaged.If the old head can be put back on,then the threads on the new one are no good.
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Hi mleader,Think of oil and latex paint for what they are.Oil soaks in...latex covers the surface.Latex can go over oil,but oil cannot go over late...
Hi runningpaul82,I have worked with the elderly for 25 years and toilet paper becomes an issue for one reason or another(septic or city sewer).I wo...
I just bought a Delta replacement kit which included the ball as well as springs and washers.I replaced all items and still had a leak until the ne...
It would be nice to know if there is any wiring in there and what condition it's in as well as plumbing stacks,or chimney.Other than that,if no one...
Assuming you have ductwork feeding the second floor I would guess that you have no thermostat up there.Since cooler air settles,the first floor the...
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The ideal solution is to have the ceiling done by professionals who respray it.Such a company usually restores acoustical ceiling tiles incase you ...
Hi Rudy64, This sounds like damage that you'll want to repair by cutting out a section from stud to stud. I normally map out the section with pen...