I would try an extractor first also called an easy out 1/2" pipe size. If that doesn't work I use a fine tooth hacksaw blade and gently cut two ...
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.
Your very welcome, try an old plumbing supply they maybe happy do unload the old stock. I had to make repairs to two basins installed prior to 1...
Hi Bill, I saw that remark about hot water in the stool and was going to say something BUT I saw the poster state "Like it should" Believe it or...
PO Plugs without overflow opening. the ones I use are extra heavy Brass with a strainer built in like Sexauer NOT a cheap item but there are kno...
Are your valves temperature balanced set properly? Did someone take a branch off the return circulation line? Are your hot water lines insula...
The "seal" if that is what you ,are talking about is called a bib washer and if your telling them to replace it why not explain that because the wa...
How did I ,know you are married HMMMM how about plumbers are blessed with ESP? OR We read between the lines This is the oddest thing....
It never ceases to amaze me how people would actually take the advice from a clerk in a store on how to do electrical or plumbing. Considering ...
Teflon paste or tape can be unsed on most piping connections with threads BUT care must be taken to use the correct Teflon like fuel Gas or Medical...
If the joint is not properly cleaned and fluxed and the heat is not properly applied then soldering would not adhere The Joint should also be ...
First shut the hot water as your wasting a fortune in water and fuel then repair the faucet or call a licensed INSURED plumber.
Wow I just saw your posting and wanted to thank you for your thank you? I am glad it all worked out and before the cold weather comes back your...
All depends on the type of material you have LEAD, Cast Iron ,Yalloy, galvanized, plastic etc.
Most of the better cameras have a locator built in. When I do the snaking and water jetting and then video inspection and do find a bad section ...
Well considering I used both I now would only have Delta in my home as I like the idea of peace of mind. Reminds me if my first Mercedes I had a...
Was was the last time someone dissembled the fill valve and checked for sediment of a bad diaphragm?