The stand pipe should be at least 2" diameter and normally 18" - 30" high and trapped and vented
SylvanMember since 01/24/06
What project are you working on now?
Started doing new constuction again,. 50 family homes for middle income
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Sewer and drain cleaning equpment
You have to find the frost line in your area and if that is a problem you can always use sewerage ejector to pump the waste up hill. The piping...
If you noticed this problem right after the house was built WHY DIDN'T you notify the builder or contact the installing plumber? Just because a ...
If you noticed this problem right after the house was built WHY DIDN'T you notify the builder or contact the installing plumber? Just because a...
I am willing to bet you donuts and coffee that the builder used the lowest bidder and the low ball plumber used PVC for drainage and venting. Yo...
temperature sensor 1- aquastat 2- thermostat 3- thermometer 4- remote bulb 5- capillary tube What kind of "temperature sensor" ...
You cant turn the CI pipe because it is caulked in with lead and oakum. You should contract a licensed plumber and have him do it. About pric...
Mixing ferrous and non ferrous metals is contrary to better plumbing codes and even the ASME do address this problem when people mix these metals a...
When in doubt hire a licensed professional ASK TO SEE THE LICENSE if the guy says he is a "tech" tell him the copy machine is in your other house a...
"Our water heater normally pops and bangs when hot water is used, as we expect it would" Sorry, but in over 32 years of installing hot water h...
ALL piping passing through concrete EVEN cast iron should be protected by an arch, lintel or iron pipe sleeve. Copper expands and contracts ...
Removing the drain is simple but care has to be taken. All one has to do is carefully hack saw the tub outlet being careful not to scratch the...
Check your toilets for a 400 A Fluidmaster as some times if the flapper is leaking the water will fill up periodically making a whooshing sound
Congratulations, now you can do me a favor if possible. considering you saved yourself a plumbing service call of at least $150 I would really a...
I can honestly say I never work fro GC's as they like the government ask for the lowest bid normally and you see how the government works. Norma...
READ the post below this one The tank has two or three brass bolts depending on model that holds it to the bowl. These bolts have a washer...
I installed both in my home as I have 6 bathrooms and by far I like the Sloan Royal flushometer NOT the flushmate. The great part about a flush...