Having installed over 1,500 toilets during the NYC greater toilet change out to conserve water I found the Crane $59 toilet to be amazing and even ...
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.
Calling a tech means possibly you called the wrong type? Did you find the "technician" under T in the yellow pages? If people were honest ...
If everything is working and the water heater does not maintain enough H/W possibly because of the age the bottom of the tank has a lot of sedim...
I really am glad it worked out al right .. Do not forget to shut it off if you live in a zone that goes below 32 deg F and open the valve out side...
Reason for the circulation to be at the bottom of the tank is hot water rises thus you want the hot water near the outlet and the tempered water to...
You lucked out that you had cast iron and a CI flange.. One can play lots of games with cast and still have water and gas tight integrity
Normally I install an inside isolation valve even if the existing out side hoe bib is a frost proof model this way if the spigot needs repairs I ca...
Sorry Susan but I doubt if anyone can tell you what could be the problem without going around making sure all the inside valves are open and then t...
They never do Larry, they want a crash course and then when you go into minor details they get confused with facts..Go figure.
I don't know what code your using but everyone I ever used had an 11/2" tub waste not 11/4 Drainage is by fixture units = 7.48 gallon =1 cubic ...
If you have to ask then call a professional as your asking "What tools" not at least giving us any information saying if it is IPS or copper tubing...
It could be a partial blockage or a blocked vent line either way you may find it cheaper in the long run to hire a licensed professional. Many,m...
If your toilet is seeping from a defective fill valve or tank bulb or flapper this will cause condensation on the out side of the pipping and mold ...
Larry, do not take it for granted as many installers figure one valve fits all and even reading Google steam radiator valves some state good for...
Carefully look at the configuration of the valve. Then look at "normal" radiator steam valves angle pattern. Normally steam valves are globe p...
If the parts are really stripped and the socket tool does not work then you can open the wall a little more and use a basin wrench to remove the nu...