I drained out the rest of the water in the toilet bowel, and the dripping stopped. Good sign if it has stopped leaking The technician from ...
SylvanMember since 01/24/06
What project are you working on now?
Started doing new construction again,. 50 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.
Yes it is called a cross connection where the dirty water from a bath can enter the potable water if the proper pecautions are not followed. If...
You might be better off using a compression x male adapter and a CP riser if your local code allows it
A tub waste is 11/2" and trap diameter a shower waste and trap is 2" diameter. Besides relocating the waste line and trap one has to take into...
I talked a building owner out of placing heating and water supply lines in a slab as I explained that the initial cost is not what is great for lon...
Don't feel bad it happens all the time. Just last week (Wed and Thurs) we had to chop open a concrete slab and cut out a section of cast iron m...
Depends on the type of faucet how you need to repair it. About your lazy hubby don't worry, when he gets the water bill because of the hundreds...
What the "plumber" licensed who used the chemicals? Considering many of the mansions in my area were built around 1922 with all the original pip...
Lets see the water company is there and I am here and your asking if they are correct? How about calling a plumber in your area and let her or h...
It must take a certain type of mind set to want to bury piping that may fail and then have the slab opened again. I like the idea of creating wo...
Many times drain lines become encrusted internally with soap scum deposits and thus it creates a partial stoppage by restricting flow. Snaking d...
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Hey I resemble that remark, many,many and I mean many of my jobs are time and materials and not every legitimate licensed master plumber is looking...
It sounds like you have several issues going on. If water seeps from the toilet by the floor the wax gasket and floor flange bolts should be rep...
What you may have is a down draft called oscillation and the cheapest most reliable way to stop this phenomena is the use of a Return bend (180 deg...
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...
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...