How long as your friend been a plumber? How can he can suggest a material that is known to make a lot more noise then cast Iron, has much shorter r...
SylvanMember since 01/24/06
What project are you working on now?
Started doing new constuction again,. 50 family homes for middle income
What is your favorite tool?
Sewer and drain cleaning equpment
When working in apartments (cold water flats) some of the faucets were installed prior to WW 2 When faced with these frozen faucets I use a sawz...
Chivalo69 I happen to agree with you as having a check valve out doors is a great idea if you do not mind changing piping ever year do to freeze ...
Shut off the water supply under the toilet tank, dissemble the fill valve, Place a cup over the the fill valve outlet, reach down and open the shut...
If your sink is 3 feet away from the existing location your talking 6 feet of tubing not 3 as you hopefully want cold and hot water to this sink if...
Cast Iron can be quite heavy and brittle ans if you cut it wrong and it is not properly supported you can end up cracking a lot more piping then y...
You can try diluted bleach and let it sit for about 10 minutes to possibly kill odor causing bacteria (leave the windows open when using bleach) ...
Every code I have seen requires a 2" trap and waste for a shower and many codes do require a min of 2" for waste piping under ground
"will i be sitting there all day" Absolutely not, Using a hack saw figure a week to be safe and 52 blades. Try a cast iron cutter ratchet...
Soldering for a welder you can master in about 5 minutes, it is a heck of a lot easier then fusion welding as your depending on capillary action t...
You got it right you do have a branch line stoppage as you stated the other two toilets are fine. You need to snake the line from the floor dra...
Have you considered going to a marine supply store for a fiberglass paint filler? We repaired fiberglass boats in the Navy that had severe sc...
1- Down draft (Spillage) 2- Not enough free air for combustion 3- Bad thermocouple 4- to much condensation that puts out the flame 5-...
Your plumber is right on the money. YOU Supplied the faucet so it is YOUR problem to get it right. Many people buy fixtures and faucets and t...