You know I have been told many times trying to get a plumber on a holiday or week end is darn near impossible at least with a doctor you can go to ...
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.
I would strongly suggest your hire a licensed plumber to remove the toilet thoroughly clean under it and behind, replace the wax seal, brass bolts ...
If you have 65 PSI and the piping is 1/2" diameter your the GPM would be around 17.5 Then there is friction loss and the actual inside diamete...
Normally I found the guy in the hardware store is not that great at being a plumber as why work in a hardware store when he can make $35+ per hr a...
Check the washers and flush valve and washing machine and dishwasher as any quick closing valve (solenoid) or lose washer or excessive long runs o...
You may want to try a different tub sopout one without the diverter as the diverter does cause a slight restriction and since your not using the sh...
One of the many problems with PVC is that it tends to bend out of shape (gets bellies) and this could cause slight back pitching and thus causes al...
Are you kidding? When I was 17 years old working in a boiler room in the Navy, I said NO WAY could I see myself as a heating guy or a plumber ...
Hi Pete, the valves under a fixture are normally globe type meant for throttling and if you slowly turn it to the off position this should stop th...
Ah the old moving bolt routine The bolts should be replaced along with the wax seal and the area where the new bowl is going to be set clean as ...
Check your Bib washer, a loose washer can cause the sound like a chattering of a 9 MM MP-5
Go to Goggle or Yahoo and type in "Universal/Rundle toilet, model # 4436," There should be a whole host of web sites that have OEM or after...
One of the easiest ways to destroy copper tubing is excessive velocity especially on hot water. One cannot arbitrarily put 75 -80 PSI on a syst...
1- Leaking hot water is a double whammy as your losing a lot of water and your wasting a lot of fuel plus drips that go un repaired will score the ...
Ah the joys of working with vitreous china and hearing CRACKKKKKKKKKK and no there is no torque wrench that I know of. Even us professionals do...