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...
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.
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...
Q- Also what action will the plumber take to repair this situation? A- The legitimate plumber will take what action is necessary to make the re...
How long as your friend been a plumber? How can he can suggest a material that is known to make a lot more noise then cast Iron, has much shorter r...
When working in apartments (cold water flats) some of the faucets were installed prior to WW 2 When faced with these frozen faucets I use a sawz...
Chivalo69 I happen to agree with you as having a check valve out doors is a great idea if you do not mind changing piping ever year do to freeze ...
Shut off the water supply under the toilet tank, dissemble the fill valve, Place a cup over the the fill valve outlet, reach down and open the shut...
If your sink is 3 feet away from the existing location your talking 6 feet of tubing not 3 as you hopefully want cold and hot water to this sink if...
Cast Iron can be quite heavy and brittle ans if you cut it wrong and it is not properly supported you can end up cracking a lot more piping then y...
You can try diluted bleach and let it sit for about 10 minutes to possibly kill odor causing bacteria (leave the windows open when using bleach) ...
Every code I have seen requires a 2" trap and waste for a shower and many codes do require a min of 2" for waste piping under ground
"will i be sitting there all day" Absolutely not, Using a hack saw figure a week to be safe and 52 blades. Try a cast iron cutter ratchet...