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...
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.
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...
"The guy at Lowe's told me " Then why not ask the guy at home depot THEN if that doesnt work ask the guy at Sears and if still no help, ask the ...
The galv lasted 30 Years how many cars have you bought in the last 30 years? Why not stick with a winner ?
Try plumbers putty under the washer Or go to a decent hardware store and buy a new rubber gasket
Check all your faucets (loose washers) check your washing machine, dishwasher, toilet fill valves anything with a quick closing valve like an out s...
The problem is you stated "solid porcelain " and there is NO SUCH THING so then it is no wonder why your washer wont fit. What one should have b...
Before someone says "Flanges should be no more than 1/4 inch thick. Codes" They should ask which code your using and what materials. For ...
Not all plumbers are created equal and some states allow anyone to buy a so called master plumbers license. For example to become a plumber i...
Because some are of the opinion toxic is good here is another look at the PVC mind set that the unknowing never bothered to check out. So much f...
Certain fill valves (ball cocks) have a washer that can causing hydraulic shock Or when you closed and opened the shut off valve a washer may ha...
Unused plumbing can cause major problems and to make sure it is the vents and not just scale deposits on the ferrous drainage I would water jet th...
Your very lucky as I have seen invoices in excess of $4,600 just for the water bill not including the sewer bill. For the NYC greater toilet cha...
If it is an older model (over 8 years old) I would replace it as the T&P is possibly the original and replacing parts on an older tank that may not...