When I install cast iron roof drains on a concrete slab and use flashing cement (cold applied bitumen TAR ) once the tar is applied it is virtually...
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
Try contacting Symmons as they are a decent company and may send you the repair parts free like some other companies do. Either give them a mod...
Some folks use a self cleaning flux which contains acid. If this acid is not neutralized it can over time eat away at the joint. Also some of...
Plumbing is NOT a dirty job after all when installing Oxygen or other medical gas lines one would have to be clean don't you think or is thinking w...
Hi Linda, Congratulations (want a job?) Do not forget a GFI if your playing with the electric and dedicated circuit
Three years ago a home inspector gave a house a clean bill of health and upon this inspectors report the people bought the home in excess of 1.25 m...
Besides hiring an LMP look into hiring a mold specialist and some one very familiar with sick building syndrome. What preach it doesn't take a g...
It never ceases to amaze me how people put no value on their time. I hire someone to paint my home as I know what my hourly rate is and I find i...
I never did care for a flush up toilet as I opted for a duplex sewerage ejector system so if the home owner ever wanted to install a bath tub/ sh...
Most of the time if the tub is cast iron it is easier to take a sledge hammer and break it up CAUTION, DANGER, LOOK OUT, BEWARE The enamel i...
Thank GOD ( I still can say G-D I hope) I never decided to stay in the Loop are of Chicago or I would have heard this kind of craziness too. I ...
There are several possibilities 1- Uninsulated piping 2- Thermostatically /pressure controlled valve not set properly 3- Hot water line ta...
I honestly wish all Master plumbers took a five (5 YR, 10,000 hours) apprenticeship program and the required 744 hours of theory and then worked...
As a Master plumber I installed Delta shower body's in my home as I love peace of mind and in case something does go wrong I know this company stan...
Make sure the "plumber" is licensed as it does sound like a cross connection and there should have been an air break installed on the drain discharge
It could also be someone did not flush out the sediment when the new line was installed Or forgot to connect the sprinkler line
WELCOME to the "Bold Look" IMHO I happen to like Quality thus I install something that lasts and lasts.