On the hot water tank there is a drain valve and a T&P. Read the manufacturers directions on how they suggest you test the T&P (be careful as th...
SylvanMember since 01/24/06
What project are you working on now?
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.
When I did this same job in a high rise condo and the work was performed on the 47th floor of a 60 story building I had to charge the condo owner ...
I would be a lot more concerned about who installed the black ell (under the PVC TEE) To bad the installer never went to school that day and li...
If the main drain pipe as you call it is cast iron and it is less then 70 years old Get back to me in about 60 years and we can talk about what t...
Yes it could be connected as the AC brings in what is supposed to be fresh air BUT if the intake air is pulling near a vent (sewer) then this foul ...
Better check your local code (plumbing) as some locations do not like these types of poorly vent fixtures
The stand pipe should be 2" diameter with a 2" P trap and vented. A lot of folks use plastic piping for drainage and these was fittings especial...
Id rather have them hum then whistle Humming is OK as long as the toilet holds a tune BUT if your really against the humming sound you can try t...
I must tell hospitals that YOU suggested we stop using stainless steel and copper for Oxygen lines and go plastic. The world is wrong as many pe...
This is why I use stainless steel filter housings as many cheap filter companies use PVC and talk about filtering the water yet do not warn the pub...
There are "plumbers" and then there are genuine plumbers who do hold a masters license and have the training background to back it up. Just ask...
Check your toilet tanks for a defective flapper / tank bulb as a fluid master 400A is a quick closing valve and thus could cause water hammer. ...
Call your insurance company and they can take it from there calling contractors they know
Gary, once someone says a new product is great just sit back and wait and smile. Time will tell, all I do know is copper has a proven track reco...
I do not do country plumbing BUT when I install a pump for a high rise building I use either a roof tank and let gravity feed the building or use ...
In my own home for quality and dependability and peace of mind and a great price and parts readily available DELTA is my choice
This condition in the stack is created by the discharge of waste from a fixture on an upper floor, causes a small part of the water in a fix¬≠ture ...