Is your hot water coming from the boiler or an oil fired hot water tank?
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.
You may have to buy "Key grease" used to lubercate faucet stems and you can buy it in any decent plumbing supply store
Your more then welcome Dollie I was glad to be of help.. Feel free to contact me any time
http://www.masterplumbers.com/plumbviews/1999/copper.asp One has to love the "state of the art" plastic failures In a fire where the toxin...
Before you use PVC / CPVC / ABS / PEX or any other product I would very strongly suggest you check the local codes and the toxicity of the plastic...
Check the tank bulb /flapper and also the refill tube and over flow tube. Many localities use excessive chemicals to meet the safe water act and...
Call a Licensed Master plumber and ask them to do an oil of pepperment test or a smoke test as this sounds like a defective vent pipe possibly ins...
I'm sorry Ferrous contains iron suck as the drywall screw holding the bib to the wall non ferrous would be a copper /brass / stainless steel...
First thing I would do is remove the ferrous screw holding the hose bib to the building and use a non ferrous screw The handle should be able to...
Minimum pitch is normally 1/4" per ft BUT pitch can be a little as 1/16 when the diameter of the piping is 8" or more of course the less pitch...
Copper tubing / Copper pipe / Red Brass pipe / Yellow brass does NOT RUST as only ferrous metals rust. What you may have is mineral deposits an...
You may also try the following if you have someone helping you 1- shut the cold water supply and disconnect the filter casing 2- place a pai...