Sorry but being a city plumber I do not do country plumbing . This site may answer your questions http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cistern
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
The pipe outside you mentioned ""thanks tiegerdude..it goes thru the foundation, about 6 inches from the dirt outside the foundation of the hous...
I have an account that had a small leak that they let go and they received a water bill of $2,645 Finally they decided to call my office and I e...
Did you just replace the fixtures on existing roughing or replace the soil and drain lines also?
Did you check the obvious (valves closed) or possibly sediment blocking the inlet pipe if it ferrous metal like galvanized piping or a strainer or...
Hi Dave, good news is you bought the house one month ago there is something called right of disclosure at a closing plus there should be money left...
1- The vent though the roof (VTR) should be 4" diameter to prevent hoarfrost one does not arbitrarily pick a 2" diameter pipe and say this size sh...
I meant 6 foot should be long enough but I normally go at least 25+ to make sure I'm in the stack. This picture shows what a home owner who dec...
I think it would be easier to try getting a decent wet dry vacuum placing a rag over the over flow use the wet dry to try to pull the debris (hair ...
Try getting a 5 gallon pail of water pour it directly into the bowl (not the tank) and see if it flushes properly. This is an easy test and can ...
Sounds like a tragedy about to happen. To bad your not in the NYC area as there are lawyers here who can get you compensated for this type of co...
Sometimes depending on the material I just remove the existing the existing floor flange and lead wipe a deeper brass flange onto the existing lead...
Don't feel bad AO Smith pulled the same nonsense on me when they had a brand new 75 gallon tank right out of the box LEAKER and they had major pro...
The magnet if it sticks to the piping means it is ferrous metal if it doesn't it is non ferrous metal. Galvanized piping like most ferrous meta...
Personally after 15 years of service I would shut the supply drain the line cur out the bend use two couplngs and use a straight piece of tubing an...
Is this a single or double handle faucet? Are your pipes ferrous or non ferrous metal piping (try using a magnet)
during demolition sometimes people forget to protect the drain inlets and allow debris to get in the drain line and this causes a restriction (part...