Has anyone suggested a Swiss cap as it will let the exhaust out but will not let any rain in?
SylvanMember since 01/24/06
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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.
Water is stupid it does not care to know what makes it hot Also mixing metals (ferrous and non ferrous) the metals do NOT care to know if it is...
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Shut off the water supply by the toilet ,disassemble the flush valve and remove the sediment or replace the defective part inside the ball *****. ...
Here all this time I thought one only has to attach a magnet to the piping EVEN plastic to remove iron Go figure
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Another "State of the art failure" Got to love the the way contractors love the get in get out approach to plumbing and heating. After all co...
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