Because it is a steel tub it is a lot easier and safer to remove as the tub shoe can be cut out quite easily with a reciprocating saw (sawzall) a...
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.
Hey Rodger, No Hartford loop then how does this type of boiler pass an ASME section IV inspection or NBBI even with a LWCO W? manual reset?
What part of the planet do you reside that "plumbers" do not remove bath tubs? The way to remove the tub would depend on the tub material Cast...
1- Mistake one hiring a "home inspector" 2- Mistake two opening walls 3- Mistake three not asking the experts here before involving so many o...
1- Sheet lead pan 2- Terrazzo base also made in 30" x 30" quite expense but saves the labor cost of custom made lead pan AND Terrazzo is quite...
I do not know what part of the planet you are located BUT in civilized states any 5th year apprentice can make a 30 x 30 shower pan as min by code ...
Did you friend check the inside of your home as a busted water main inside would cause a severe pressure drop outside
Yes it is a sprinkler and the valve that looks closed is rising stem type thus it is closed as the system is under a test.. GREAT observation ...
Actually there should be three valves Before the meter then the meter and a TEE and then another valve on the bull of the tee used to test the m...
Rather then guess where the piping is going why not do any of the following 1- contact the builder. 2- Contact the builders plumber 3- Get...
Many of the homes I work in were built in 1922 and earlier The Dodge wood estate is really amazing, Phillips Dodge from the copper mining era
Sounds like your going to waste a lot of water and energy as you may not have a return circulation line thus the following happens 1- You turn o...
One day it would be interesting to post what we pull out of sewers and drains Here is a true story that happened to me I was in my office whe...
All is forgiven come on back to the PIPDL Thinking like a contractor lets remember there are thousands of law firms looking to protect the victi...
35 -50 PSI will elevate water to a height of almost 81 feet - 115.5 ft (not considering friction losses) Unless you live on a mountain top or ha...
Yes the waste line for a shower is normally 2" diameter and a tub waste is 11/2" The other factors are the roughing measurements and how you are...
Before installing a bath tub/ shower base even custom made lead pans the very first thing one would do is make sure the base (floor is level) and ...
http://www.zurnclassaction.com/ http://newsblaze.com/story/2007081013504600001.pz/topstory.html http://www.radiantheat.net/tubing_main/ Th...