Copper lasts and is legal in most codes. Copper withstands freezing and has a much higher pressure rating. Copper will not be leach dangerous...
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.
Sounds like the hot water to this one faucet may be connected to the return circulation line and not the feed. Very common mistake
Try adjusting the valve under your toilet as a globe valve is designed to throttle and excessive velocity can cause lots of strange sounds and pi...
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 ...
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?