1- Exactly like Bill said OR 2- Your own piping is ferrous metal and starting to give up the ghost 3- A cross connection where someone ...
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
Good luck please keep me posted , hopefully the extractor will work and remember your using the tool to remove the threads thus backing out the e...
hydraulic shock waves WATTER HAMMER normally caused by solenoid or other quick closing valves... You may need an air chamber installed or a wa...
But if this is a wall hung type then it may prove beyond the scope of a handyman A floor type also is not to hard if the existing floor flan...
What will work is one of the following 1- get a 1/2" extractor (easy out) they call it in most hardware stores 2- Get a hack saw blade gent...
Normally a plumber will connect the dish washer to an inlet opening (after knocking out the plug) to the garbage disposal Now if the plumber ha...
Many times the handyman or unskilled will cross the hot and cold water lines especially on back to back installations. Some manufacturers reali...
Sounds like a possible stack or sewer stoppage either way you will need the services of a plumber who knows how to snake out or water jet these l...
Yes you can get the ball type at faucet replacement parts places and you may also consiider a flow restrictor instead of total replacement if you w...
You hired a home inspector not a professional licensed master plumber. NOW contact the home inspector and ask him /her for their insurance carriers...
Lamp wick NOT Quick wick stops these leaks and if you cannot locate Lamp wick try Teflon tape around the rubber three or four turns should do it.
Why would anyone want to impede the venting of methane and other carcinogenic and explosive fumes from the vent terminal? There are several sect...
I like the way other folks know the prices a professional would charge and how long a given task would take. Anyone who uses the word "poopy p...
Rather trust a GC why not call a licensed professional plumber / electrican?
Figuring he was mentioning a toilet I assumed it would be a soil line not a sump thus he would need a vent. Many folks call sewerage ejector se...
I never used an 11/4 trap smallest one I ever used in "plumbing" was 11/2"x 11/4 inlet Then I use either a swivel or J bend trap and or doub...
That is exactly what the vent stack is supposed to pick up. The 4" VTR is perfect just make sure you run full size vent from the quik John. ...
Many times we by pass the handles on a hose bib and just use an 8" wrench or vice grip on the spline or a Crescent wrench if the spindle is squar...