Hey all - This is so basic it almost hurts to write it Just moved into my first home.....managed to get the pilot lit on the heater but still no ho...
SylvanMember since 01/24/06
What project are you working on now?
Started doing new construction again,. 150 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.
Larry is 100% correct you should check the spout for part of a flat washer left inside and the new aerator should only be screwwed on hand tight
The 1/4 turn stops the valve from freezing in the open position and sometimes having the valve stem fully open causes a slight drip How can ...
Simple solution Your refill tube entering the over flow tube on the Douglas valve has to much volume (pressure) and causing the flapper to stay...
1-The noise you hear is normally excessive velocity (FPS) and under each fixture there should be a globe pattern type of valve. The globe valve w...
If possible you may want to consider drainage lines with perforated pipe leading away from the building
Is the pressure low in other areas of the home? It could be ferrous metal having the internal diameter reduced from mineral deposits or rust
Make sure all the valves you closed you opened fully ..If they are gate or globe valves afterr you open them fully back them off a 1/4 Turn so th...
Another diverter will be needed (Check out Delta)
Yes of course you can BUT you must make sure the contoller (Aqua stat) is not damaged
What size drain is you connected to 11/4" - 11/2" or 2" When was the last time the waste line was water jetted to scour soap and grease dep...
The reason it is a "secrete" is a plumber does not sell or use useless chemicals A plumber would use a snake (cable) for hard stoppages and a...
Very simple all you have to do is use the globe valve under the tank. A Globe pattern type of valve is used for throttling thus CLOSE the valve ...
If the plumber is a licensed Master and fully insured and doing the actual work one cannot say a price is to high when your paying for the knowle...