1- Shut off water supply 2-drain water possibly one floor below the fixture your working on 3-have a basin wrench close by 4-disconnect th...
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
Many forth world countries sell all kinds of so called plumbing fixtures that do not meet the minimum of plumbing code standards. The ASTM, ASSE...
I would make sure the electric to the heater is off and it is totally drained as well as the rest of the home (unless you have a boiler that has t...
Certain localities have very poor plumbing designs and have no idea what a suds pressure zone is. As the suds rise from the piping on the low...
To find out if it the toilet Or the soil line (FECAL matter waste) try the following. Get a 5 gallon pail of water, pour it down the bowl and s...
"You make your living as the answer man" What kind of answer did you expect from sight unseen ? I think giving the correct web site is the ri...
Well Brooklyn is a separate place on earth and things available in Manhattan and Da Bronx and some parts of Queens and SI plumbers can get almos...
I have removed lots of pressure assisted toilets as folks do not like to hear plumbing sounds a few rooms away. Try Crane I installed over 1,5...
Try closing the hot water supply disassemble the the shower body hot side and hold from the basin remove the aerator put your finger over the spout...
Simple cure water PUSHS out not sucks in, thus you will not get any suction from a faucet as long as the water supply is on. To create a suctio...
Normally NO you would need a separate trap, but some Mickey mouse so called plumbing codes may allow the use of tee so one trap may serve both bas...
My guess is you have either a Kohler toilet or a 1.6 GPF correct possibly an American Standard. If this is the case good luck
What I normally do with a yard drain is to make a deeper sump then normal so this way the sump gives the building owners more time to clean the su...
If the drain guy used a snake to clear the lines you may as well take the same amount of money and put a match to it as you would get the same resu...
Replace it for safety sake. Many localities now require some type of protection from scalding in showers by the use of a pressure balancing or t...
It appears you have several issues going on. The first should be addressed by a licensed and insured plumbing contractor. The legitimate plu...