When having trouble locating the shut off line valve inside the structure try the following. Open the outside bib (hose valve) and go inside the...
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.
Type in "pex lawsuits" and then you decide who is right http://www.lieffcabraser.com/hydronic-pipes.htm FYI I use plastic on chemical and o...
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Copper is natural and has a proven track record of several thousand years. "Plastic" had numerous failures and if one reads about some of toxici...
The reason folks do not use these fittings is the same reason folks do not bother to install a valve on the inlet and outlet side of a heater. I...
Shut off the C/W supply disassemble the faucet and check the cold side for sediment or other obstructions. Also once the spindle is removed one ...
Where ever mixing ferrous metals and non ferrous metals on a domestic water system good plumbing practices say to use a dielectric fitting to preve...
Here you spent a lot of time and possibly a lot of money to install new tiles over an existing old shower body that will cause trouble in the futur...
One of the main reasons to replace it if the blow down valve at the bottom is clogged I would imagine the T&P is in the same condition and this is ...
Buy a 1/2" pipe extractor (also known as an easy out) Or you can do like I do and use a hack saw blade and very, very carefully cut the broken ...
Try Hercules propoxy after thoroughly cleaning the area. I have seen many folks use this product with great success
If someone only charged that little I would honestly suspect he is NOT licensed plumber. I would call the company back and tell them you still h...
Get rid of it as it is 7 years old and the reason the valve is blocked is sediment blocked the opening as this tank was NOT flushed as directed by ...
If one wanted to reduce the head of the water in a tank all one would have to do is adjust the float on the inlet valve. Remember the manufactur...
You did not mention if this is a tank and bowl or flushometer type. If the water is spiriting try cleaning the openings under the rim as a few ...
What you have is a BRANCH line semi blockage. as the water will trickle down eventually Easiest way to clear this type of stoppage is snaking ...