If your on the Island of long and have the sewer line installed properly and NOT Orangeburg piping or clay then roots should not be a problem ...
SylvanMember since 01/24/06
What project are you working on now?
Started doing new construction again,. 50 family homes for middle income. Started a new company fire suppression piping
What is your favorite tool?
Sewer and drain cleaning equpment
What's your favorite Bob Vila memory?
Seeing Bob in Connecticut in Sears.
Clevis Hangers behind every hub or every 8 feet is the normal requirement
Brass being softer then cast iron but not as brittle care has to bew taken when using a cold chisel. You maybe better off heating the CO agaion bu...
Call a licensed plumber and have her do a smoke or oil or peppermint test to make sure your venting is working properly
In 1999 I strongly suggested if you have to install a sewer ejector go for the extra money and get a duplex system as one stoppage could more dam...
Steam or hydronic boilers do NOT have filters a furnace has them The coil will do a great job so will taking a line from the WET RETURN with...
Anyone who installs an AAV should be sent to jail and not pass go Depending on a piece of rubber and plastic to keep carcinogenic fumes from ent...
The pipe your showing looks like it is caulked (lead) into a tee which is more common on venting then a drain line
If the "plumber" used epoxy then why not just go to a decent plumbing supply and buy some yourself? I must admit when I attended my 5 year, 10,0...
When installing any type of sewer ejector /sump pump it is a great idea to use a soft seat check valve to prevent hydraulic shock (water hammering...
Go with a 2" drain as as back up and thy to connect it with another trap /waste line if possible Having both inlets connected to the same drain ...
I had major problems with the Moen faucet with the filter as parts are hard to get if at all. Best bet do as Larry suggested or get a point of u...
I would try an oil of peppermint test and see if that produces a smell inside the home. Also sometimes some things go down a drain and do not...
Your very welcome It is far better to have a gun and never need it THEN need a gun and not have one
this is very common, the slow leak can be from the packing gland (Nut under the handle attached to the valve stem) You can 1- gently tighten...
In your case tankless is the way to go It is far better to have a gun and never need it THEN need a gun and not have one
Oh my I think I would use an out house then try to use these fixtures... I wonder who approved the plans and who did the installation of these fi...
Larry just saved you a service call of $150 plus tax and material It is far better to have a gun and never need it THEN need a gun and not have one
Welcome to the wonderful world of plastic failures. The problem will not get any better and possibly much worse. The piping have to be replaced...