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Plumbing in the Home: fishy smell in bath tub drain, fishy smell, shower drain
Plumbing in the Home: fishy smell in bath tub drain, fishy smell, shower drain

Plumbing in the Home: flapper chain y hook, hooks, hook
Plumbing in the Home: flapper chain y hook, hooks, hook, holes

Plumbing in the Home: flue, eco systems, susceptable
Plumbing in the Home: flue, eco systems, susceptable, temperature limit

Plumbing in the Home: Garden hose threads, pvc conduit, hose thread
Plumbing in the Home: Garden hose threads, pvc conduit, hose thread, shedule

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Flex Line, flare fittings, compression fittings
Plumbing in the Home: Gas Flex Line, flare fittings, compression fittings, gas water

Plumbing in the Home: Gas water heater drain valve, water tap, petcock
Plumbing in the Home: Gas water heater drain valve, water tap, petcock, drain valve

Plumbing in the Home: Groaning Pipes, drain valve, sprinkler system
Plumbing in the Home: Groaning Pipes, drain valve, sprinkler system

Plumbing in the Home: Grohe kitchen faucet with low pressure, well pump, aerator
Plumbing in the Home: Grohe kitchen faucet with low pressure, well pump, aerator, low flow

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling noise in tub when toilet flushes, vent pipe, r hunter
Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling noise in tub when toilet flushes, vent pipe, r hunter, septic tank

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal, stainless steel sink, kenmore
Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal, stainless steel sink, kenmore, gimmick

Plumbing in the Home: gas hot water heater problem, humid weather, condensation
Plumbing in the Home: gas hot water heater problem, humid weather, condensation, cold water

Plumbing in the Home: gas line install, tracer wire, thhn
Plumbing in the Home: gas line install, tracer wire, thhn, poly pipe

Plumbing in the Home: High Pitch Sound in Bathroom?, filament, light bulb
Plumbing in the Home: High Pitch Sound in Bathroom?, filament, light bulb

Plumbing in the Home: Hooking up a hose to a sink faucet, water bed
Plumbing in the Home: Hooking up a hose to a sink faucet, water bed

Plumbing in the Home: Horrible odor from water closet in bathroom, room smell, light bulbs
Plumbing in the Home: Horrible odor from water closet in bathroom, room smell, light bulbs, plastic materials

Plumbing in the Home: Hot Water Hearter Replacement, hot water heaters, two tanks
Plumbing in the Home: Hot Water Hearter Replacement, hot water heaters, two tanks, awesome idea

Plumbing in the Home: Hot Water Heater, thermal expansion, water pressure
Plumbing in the Home: Hot Water Heater, thermal expansion, water pressure, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: No Hot water from bathtub faucet, needle nose pliers, wood screw
Plumbing in the Home: No Hot water from bathtub faucet, needle nose pliers, wood screw, vice grip

Plumbing in the Home: Hot water coming out of the cold water faucet, cold water inlet, water pipes
Plumbing in the Home: Hot water coming out of the cold water faucet, cold water inlet, water pipes, check valve

Plumbing in the Home: Hot water heater leak, water heater tank, corporate technology center
Plumbing in the Home: Hot water heater leak, water heater tank, corporate technology center, water softeners work

Plumbing in the Home: Hot water in the kitchen, grudfos, recirculating pump
Plumbing in the Home: Hot water in the kitchen, grudfos, recirculating pump, couple dollars

Plumbing in the Home: Hot water recirculating pump, water recirculators, hot water heater
Plumbing in the Home: Hot water recirculating pump, water recirculators, hot water heater, hot water recirculation system

Plumbing in the Home: Howling Pipes, hole problem, hot water
Plumbing in the Home: Howling Pipes, hole problem, hot water, tank

Plumbing in the Home: Howling Pipes, hot water tank, water side
Plumbing in the Home: Howling Pipes, hot water tank, water side

Plumbing in the Home: Hydronic heat Flow control device., flow control valve, flo control
Plumbing in the Home: Hydronic heat Flow control device., flow control valve, flo control, bell and gossett

Plumbing in the Home: high static water pressure, water pressure regulator, long periods of time
Plumbing in the Home: high static water pressure, water pressure regulator, long periods of time, expansion tank

Plumbing in the Home: holding the handle when you flush, thingys, leah
Plumbing in the Home: holding the handle when you flush, thingys, leah, alaska

Plumbing in the Home: hooking water heaters in tandem, cold water, tank
Plumbing in the Home: hooking water heaters in tandem, cold water, tank

Plumbing in the Home: hot in my cold, faulty valve, plumbing fixtures
Plumbing in the Home: hot in my cold, faulty valve, plumbing fixtures, cross connections

Plumbing in the Home: hot water heater, hot water tank, system plumbing
Plumbing in the Home: hot water heater, hot water tank, system plumbing, expansion tank

Plumbing in the Home: hot water heater plumbing, mixing valve, plumber
Plumbing in the Home: hot water heater plumbing, mixing valve, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: hot water pipe noise, richmond water heaters, expansion tank
Plumbing in the Home: hot water pipe noise, richmond water heaters, expansion tank, good luck

Plumbing in the Home: hot water recirculating system, cold line, mixing valves
Plumbing in the Home: hot water recirculating system, cold line, mixing valves, passive system

Plumbing in the Home: No hot water... in one shower only, step by step directions
Plumbing in the Home: No hot water... in one shower only, step by step directions

Plumbing in the Home: hot water slow to arrive in all faucets, hot water heater, water lines
Plumbing in the Home: hot water slow to arrive in all faucets, hot water heater, water lines, faucet

Plumbing in the Home: humming noise from kitchen sink, roof vent
Plumbing in the Home: humming noise from kitchen sink, roof vent

Plumbing in the Home: Installation of Moen 1222 Posi Temp Cartridge, vice grip, valve body
Plumbing in the Home: Installation of Moen 1222 Posi Temp Cartridge, vice grip, valve body, needle nose pliers

Plumbing in the Home: Installing 4" deep Shower Mixing Valve, plastic tile, finished wall
Plumbing in the Home: Installing 4" deep Shower Mixing Valve, plastic tile, finished wall, 2x4

Plumbing in the Home: Installing a bathtub, ledger board, shims
Plumbing in the Home: Installing a bathtub, ledger board, shims, 2x4

Plumbing in the Home: Installing Greenboard Above Tub, drywall, tile
Plumbing in the Home: Installing Greenboard Above Tub, drywall, tile, supply store

Plumbing in the Home: Installing underground propane pipe, slab, piping
Plumbing in the Home: Installing underground propane pipe, slab, piping, propane

Plumbing in the Home: instant gas water heaters, water heater manufacturer, tub shower faucet
Plumbing in the Home: instant gas water heaters, water heater manufacturer, tub shower faucet, cold water pressure

Plumbing in the Home: I am interested in being a plumbing inspector job, master plumber, practical experience
Plumbing in the Home: I am interested in being a plumbing inspector job, master plumber, practical experience, seven years

Plumbing in the Home: Kitchen Faucet doesn't work-no water, new faucet
Plumbing in the Home: Kitchen Faucet doesn't work-no water, new faucet

Plumbing in the Home: Kitchen Sink Backup, last saturday night, liquid plumber
Plumbing in the Home: Kitchen Sink Backup, last saturday night, liquid plumber, p trap

Plumbing in the Home: Kohler Single Control Shower, mixing faucets, plastic screws
Plumbing in the Home: Kohler Single Control Shower, mixing faucets, plastic screws, o clock

Plumbing in the Home: Kohler Toilet Runs in Middle of the Night, stainless steel pin, valve cap
Plumbing in the Home: Kohler Toilet Runs in Middle of the Night, stainless steel pin, valve cap, pivot point

Plumbing in the Home: kitchen facet, hot water dispensers, municipal water supply
Plumbing in the Home: kitchen facet, hot water dispensers, municipal water supply, calcium content

Plumbing in the Home: kitchen kohler valve replacement handle removal, strap wrench
Plumbing in the Home: kitchen kohler valve replacement handle removal, strap wrench

Plumbing in the Home: kitchen sink sprayer, faucet, sprayer
Plumbing in the Home: kitchen sink sprayer, faucet, sprayer, vinegar

Plumbing in the Home: knocking noise in pipe when not in use, expansion tanks, tankless waterheater
Plumbing in the Home: knocking noise in pipe when not in use, expansion tanks, tankless waterheater, three minutes

Plumbing in the Home: knocking sound from pipe, washing machine, pipes
Plumbing in the Home: knocking sound from pipe, washing machine, pipes, cock

Plumbing in the Home: kohler shower valve, water heater replacement, hot water heater
Plumbing in the Home: kohler shower valve, water heater replacement, hot water heater

Plumbing in the Home: kohler toilet seat, one peice, screwdriver
Plumbing in the Home: kohler toilet seat, one peice, screwdriver, home depot

Plumbing in the Home: Laundry tub valves, flex hose, critical feature
Plumbing in the Home: Laundry tub valves, flex hose, critical feature, faucet

Plumbing in the Home: Leak in Ceiling, wet spot, diagnosis
Plumbing in the Home: Leak in Ceiling, wet spot, diagnosis

Plumbing in the Home: Leak under the kitchen sink, trick water, vanity
Plumbing in the Home: Leak under the kitchen sink, trick water, vanity

Plumbing in the Home: Leaking cistern inlet, ball cock, supply pipe
Plumbing in the Home: Leaking cistern inlet, ball cock, supply pipe, cistern

Plumbing in the Home: Leaking kitchen pipe, drainage pipe, steel pipe
Plumbing in the Home: Leaking kitchen pipe, drainage pipe, steel pipe, kitchen sink

Plumbing in the Home: Leaks in the hot water recirculating system, copper pipes, degree elbows
Plumbing in the Home: Leaks in the hot water recirculating system, copper pipes, degree elbows, metlund

Plumbing in the Home: Leaky faucet, shower faucet, washers
Plumbing in the Home: Leaky faucet, shower faucet, washers, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: Leaves accumulating over patio drain, concrete patch, plastic mesh
Plumbing in the Home: Leaves accumulating over patio drain, concrete patch, plastic mesh, polycrete

Plumbing in the Home: Loud foghorn noise from vent pipe., air vent, foghorn
Plumbing in the Home: Loud foghorn noise from vent pipe., air vent, foghorn, wind tunnel

Plumbing in the Home: Low flow Toilet, water saver, avaiable
Plumbing in the Home: Low flow Toilet, water saver, avaiable, new water

Plumbing in the Home: Low Hot Water Pressure, cold water pressure, water softener
Plumbing in the Home: Low Hot Water Pressure, cold water pressure, water softener, hard water

Plumbing in the Home: Low hot water flow, cold water supply, pipe nipples
Plumbing in the Home: Low hot water flow, cold water supply, pipe nipples, pipe plugs

Plumbing in the Home: Low Water Pressure in Kitchen Sink, hot water heater, toilet tanks
Plumbing in the Home: Low Water Pressure in Kitchen Sink, hot water heater, toilet tanks, bathroom sinks

Plumbing in the Home: lead toilet drain, flange
Plumbing in the Home: lead toilet drain, flange

Plumbing in the Home: leak from water main conduit, rubber reducer, hose clamps
Plumbing in the Home: leak from water main conduit, rubber reducer, hose clamps, fernco

Plumbing in the Home: leaking bathtub spout, spigot
Plumbing in the Home: leaking bathtub spout, spigot

Plumbing in the Home: leaking one piece toilet, overflow tube, plastic assembly
Plumbing in the Home: leaking one piece toilet, overflow tube, plastic assembly, protrusions

Plumbing in the Home: leaking union, polybutylene pipes, shark bite
Plumbing in the Home: leaking union, polybutylene pipes, shark bite, failure

Plumbing in the Home: leaky kitchen sink, waste basket, drain pipe
Plumbing in the Home: leaky kitchen sink, waste basket, drain pipe, simple solution

Plumbing in the Home: leaky toilet, soft water, ocean water
Plumbing in the Home: leaky toilet, soft water, ocean water, swimmer

Plumbing in the Home: leaky whirlpool tub, water leaks, air valve
Plumbing in the Home: leaky whirlpool tub, water leaks, air valve, valve controls

Plumbing in the Home: lift pump (sewage)/ sump pump, ups uninterruptible power supply, power outages
Plumbing in the Home: lift pump (sewage)/ sump pump, ups uninterruptible power supply, power outages, ups

Plumbing in the Home: loose toilet seat, bolts, nylon
Plumbing in the Home: loose toilet seat, bolts, nylon, toilet seats

Plumbing in the Home: low cold water pressure from kicthen faucet, cold water line, bathroom faucet
Plumbing in the Home: low cold water pressure from kicthen faucet, cold water line, bathroom faucet, debris

Plumbing in the Home: low hot water pressure and dishwasher, globe pattern, supply piping
Plumbing in the Home: low hot water pressure and dishwasher, globe pattern, supply piping, bibbs

Plumbing in the Home: low water level in toilet bowl, overflow pipe, water level
Plumbing in the Home: low water level in toilet bowl, overflow pipe, water level, craig

Plumbing in the Home: Main Line Drain, city sewer
Plumbing in the Home: Main Line Drain, city sewer

Plumbing in the Home: Mansfield Toilet Flushes Hard, rubber seal, red seal
Plumbing in the Home: Mansfield Toilet Flushes Hard, rubber seal, red seal, mansfield toilets

Plumbing in the Home: Moaning, vibrating pipes, vibration, toilet
Plumbing in the Home: Moaning, vibrating pipes, vibration, toilet, vacuum breaker

Plumbing in the Home: Mobile home plumbing, yankee
Plumbing in the Home: Mobile home plumbing, yankee

Plumbing in the Home: Moen Ballcock replacement, how to fix a faucet, ballcock
Plumbing in the Home: Moen Ballcock replacement, how to fix a faucet, ballcock, toilet

Plumbing in the Home: Moen Shower Control Cartridge Replacement, vice grips, screw out
Plumbing in the Home: Moen Shower Control Cartridge Replacement, vice grips, screw out, final insult

Plumbing in the Home: Moen shower valve, split ring, spring steel
Plumbing in the Home: Moen shower valve, split ring, spring steel, retainer

Plumbing in the Home: Mold in Faucet?, blowing smoke, hot water heater
Plumbing in the Home: Mold in Faucet?, blowing smoke, hot water heater, toilet tanks

Plumbing in the Home: Mold in toilets, bleach, toilet
Plumbing in the Home: Mold in toilets, bleach, toilet, tank

Plumbing in the Home: Moldy water from a faucet, dead water, cleaning lady
Plumbing in the Home: Moldy water from a faucet, dead water, cleaning lady, water line

Plumbing in the Home: Moving a Shower Drain, plywood, ceilings
Plumbing in the Home: Moving a Shower Drain, plywood, ceilings

Plumbing in the Home: Mushroom-Clogged Drain, plummer, mushrooms
Plumbing in the Home: Mushroom-Clogged Drain, plummer, mushrooms, copper

Plumbing in the Home: main drain, cut fingers, drain cleaner
Plumbing in the Home: main drain, cut fingers, drain cleaner, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: main line clog, vent system, cables
Plumbing in the Home: main line clog, vent system, cables, toilet

Plumbing in the Home: mobile home plumbing problem
Plumbing in the Home: mobile home plumbing problem

Plumbing in the Home: moen 1222 shower water control replacement cartridge, master plumber, cup of coffee
Plumbing in the Home: moen 1222 shower water control replacement cartridge, master plumber, cup of coffee, perfect solution

Plumbing in the Home: moen shower control cartridge removal, hardwood dowel, screwdriver blade
Plumbing in the Home: moen shower control cartridge removal, hardwood dowel, screwdriver blade, blow dryer

Plumbing in the Home: moved water heater takes forever., clothes washer, kitchen sink
Plumbing in the Home: moved water heater takes forever., clothes washer, kitchen sink, air pressure

Plumbing in the Home: Natural Gas Line Extension, flexible gas, black pipe
Plumbing in the Home: Natural Gas Line Extension, flexible gas, black pipe, gas line

Plumbing in the Home: New Faucets drip, plumber
Plumbing in the Home: New Faucets drip, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: New sink, deep holes, counter top
Plumbing in the Home: New sink, deep holes, counter top, lmp

Plumbing in the Home: Noise in pipes when not using water, water shock, experinces
Plumbing in the Home: Noise in pipes when not using water, water shock, experinces, water outlet

Plumbing in the Home: Noise in vent pipe, pex pipes, pvc
Plumbing in the Home: Noise in vent pipe, pex pipes, pvc, good luck

Plumbing in the Home: Outside faucet leak, brick wall, faucet
Plumbing in the Home: Outside faucet leak, brick wall, faucet

Plumbing in the Home: Outside faucet leaking in wall, freeze damage, valve stem
Plumbing in the Home: Outside faucet leaking in wall, freeze damage, valve stem, faucet

Plumbing in the Home: odor from bathroom sink drain, hair etc, drain cleaner
Plumbing in the Home: odor from bathroom sink drain, hair etc, drain cleaner, gunk

Plumbing in the Home: odor from kitchen sink, rubber seals, gunk
Plumbing in the Home: odor from kitchen sink, rubber seals, gunk, bourbonnais

Plumbing in the Home: Pause in Water Flow, kitchen faucet, rust removers
Plumbing in the Home: Pause in Water Flow, kitchen faucet, rust removers, white vinegar

Plumbing in the Home: PEX versus CPVC, cpvc, pex
Plumbing in the Home: PEX versus CPVC, cpvc, pex, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: Plugged urinals, salution, strenth
Plumbing in the Home: Plugged urinals, salution, strenth, pvc piping

Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing, sinks, vent
Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing, sinks, vent, toilets

Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing-Kitchen Faucet odor, plumbing lines, water softner
Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing-Kitchen Faucet odor, plumbing lines, water softner, test the water

Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing leak in the front yard, front yard, leaks
Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing leak in the front yard, front yard, leaks, pipes

Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing leaks, water pressure gauge, water set
Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing leaks, water pressure gauge, water set, faucet

Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing Nightmare..Please help, cpvc, acceptable range
Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing Nightmare..Please help, cpvc, acceptable range, diameter

Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing noises
Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing noises

Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing rough-in, water lines, aav
Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing rough-in, water lines, aav, vent

Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing vs roofing, rubber boots, accurate response
Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing vs roofing, rubber boots, accurate response, rubber boot

Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing whistle
Plumbing in the Home: Plumbing whistle

Plumbing in the Home: Poor Water pressure in mobile home, kitchen faucet, grains of sand
Plumbing in the Home: Poor Water pressure in mobile home, kitchen faucet, grains of sand, calcium deposits

Plumbing in the Home: Poorly flushing toilet, hanger, toilet
Plumbing in the Home: Poorly flushing toilet, hanger, toilet, little hole

Plumbing in the Home: Pressure Relief valve on hot water heater, pressure relief valve, several houses
Plumbing in the Home: Pressure Relief valve on hot water heater, pressure relief valve, several houses, pressure regulator

Plumbing in the Home: Pressure Switch Settings, screw, psi
Plumbing in the Home: Pressure Switch Settings, screw, psi

Plumbing in the Home: Pressure Tank gets waterlogged shortly after draining, air volume, control valve
Plumbing in the Home: Pressure Tank gets waterlogged shortly after draining, air volume, control valve, well water

Plumbing in the Home: p trap, s trap, p trap
Plumbing in the Home: p trap, s trap, p trap, drain pipe

Plumbing in the Home: pegasus shower faucet, slow trickle, inner tube
Plumbing in the Home: pegasus shower faucet, slow trickle, inner tube, spool

Plumbing in the Home: pet odor in my drains, pet force, housebreaking
Plumbing in the Home: pet odor in my drains, pet force, housebreaking, pet store

Plumbing in the Home: pipes underneath house, water line, waste system
Plumbing in the Home: pipes underneath house, water line, waste system, branch line

Plumbing in the Home: plugged sink with strange jelly like substance in pipe, white vinegar, baking soda
Plumbing in the Home: plugged sink with strange jelly like substance in pipe, white vinegar, baking soda, enviro

Plumbing in the Home: plumbing new house, copper contamination, licensed plumber
Plumbing in the Home: plumbing new house, copper contamination, licensed plumber, water piping

Plumbing in the Home: plumbing supply, hairline cracks, plumbing project
Plumbing in the Home: plumbing supply, hairline cracks, plumbing project, plumbing design

Plumbing in the Home: plumbing/water pressure, hot water heater, copper plumbing
Plumbing in the Home: plumbing/water pressure, hot water heater, copper plumbing, steel nipples

Plumbing in the Home: plumbing - water shut off valves, new faucet, somebody at home
Plumbing in the Home: plumbing - water shut off valves, new faucet, somebody at home, home depot

Plumbing in the Home: porcelin kitchen sink refinishing, acrylic urethane, porcelain
Plumbing in the Home: porcelin kitchen sink refinishing, acrylic urethane, porcelain, amateurs

Plumbing in the Home: pressure balance vs. thermostatic, cold side, water right
Plumbing in the Home: pressure balance vs. thermostatic, cold side, water right, water pressure

Plumbing in the Home: No pressure when flushing toilet, toilet flush, plastic trash
Plumbing in the Home: No pressure when flushing toilet, toilet flush, plastic trash, t drain

Plumbing in the Home: pressure tank settings, two pounds, good luck
Plumbing in the Home: pressure tank settings, two pounds, good luck, tank

Plumbing in the Home: propane vs electric, propane company, heavier than air
Plumbing in the Home: propane vs electric, propane company, heavier than air, electric hot water tank

Plumbing in the Home: pump problem from today
Plumbing in the Home: pump problem from today

Plumbing in the Home: Quest plumbing and pipe ruptures, leaks, copper
Plumbing in the Home: Quest plumbing and pipe ruptures, leaks, copper, shark bites

Plumbing in the Home: REMOVING LAVATORY SINK PLUNGER, problem thanks, job
Plumbing in the Home: REMOVING LAVATORY SINK PLUNGER, problem thanks, job, clogged sink

Plumbing in the Home: Rear Flush Toilet, cement floors, discharge pipe
Plumbing in the Home: Rear Flush Toilet, cement floors, discharge pipe, american standard

Plumbing in the Home: Removal of old garbage disposer, kitchenaid, screwdriver
Plumbing in the Home: Removal of old garbage disposer, kitchenaid, screwdriver, clamps

Plumbing in the Home: Renovation Plumbing, rumah, tiles
Plumbing in the Home: Renovation Plumbing, rumah, tiles, renovation

Plumbing in the Home: Repair of American Standard Vent-Away Toilet, american standard toilets, unit thanks
Plumbing in the Home: Repair of American Standard Vent-Away Toilet, american standard toilets, unit thanks, contraption

Plumbing in the Home: Repairing Clay sewer pipe, seepage, stoppage
Plumbing in the Home: Repairing Clay sewer pipe, seepage, stoppage

Plumbing in the Home: Replace a tub drain, pvc cement, galvanized pipes
Plumbing in the Home: Replace a tub drain, pvc cement, galvanized pipes, home improvement store

Plumbing in the Home: Replacing 60 foot mainline to house, copper joints, washingon state
Plumbing in the Home: Replacing 60 foot mainline to house, copper joints, washingon state, concrete slab

Plumbing in the Home: Replacing drain assembly, reverse engineer, jaws
Plumbing in the Home: Replacing drain assembly, reverse engineer, jaws, locks

Plumbing in the Home: Resin beads from water softener, water softener
Plumbing in the Home: Resin beads from water softener, water softener

Plumbing in the Home: Rinnai Constant Hot Water Systems, shower faucet, rinnai
Plumbing in the Home: Rinnai Constant Hot Water Systems, shower faucet, rinnai, proportion valve

Plumbing in the Home: Rinnai Tankless Hot Water Heater, bumble bees, hair etc
Plumbing in the Home: Rinnai Tankless Hot Water Heater, bumble bees, hair etc, service technician

Plumbing in the Home: Roots in main drain pipe, specialist contractor, excavation
Plumbing in the Home: Roots in main drain pipe, specialist contractor, excavation, torch

Plumbing in the Home: radiator steam heat, hot water radiators, steam radiators
Plumbing in the Home: radiator steam heat, hot water radiators, steam radiators, air valves

Plumbing in the Home: radiators, square foot room, btu
Plumbing in the Home: radiators, square foot room, btu, water temperature

Plumbing in the Home: rattling outside tap, empty pools, garden hose
Plumbing in the Home: rattling outside tap, empty pools, garden hose, faucet

Plumbing in the Home: how to remove air from baseboard heating system, piping systems, bleeder valves
Plumbing in the Home: how to remove air from baseboard heating system, piping systems, bleeder valves, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: removing an old fitted iron? bath tub, cast iron tub, exaggeration
Plumbing in the Home: removing an old fitted iron? bath tub, cast iron tub, exaggeration, safety equipment

Plumbing in the Home: replace toilet & suds backup, apprentice plumber, plumbing store
Plumbing in the Home: replace toilet & suds backup, apprentice plumber, plumbing store, spacers

Plumbing in the Home: residential sewer line connection, copper sulphate, city and county of honolulu
Plumbing in the Home: residential sewer line connection, copper sulphate, city and county of honolulu, mango tree

Plumbing in the Home: roof septic vent freezing, snow load, degree angle
Plumbing in the Home: roof septic vent freezing, snow load, degree angle, gap

Plumbing in the Home: ruud p40-38 water heater, gas switch, pilot tube
Plumbing in the Home: ruud p40-38 water heater, gas switch, pilot tube, sheetmetal

Plumbing in the Home: SAND IN BATHROOM SINKS AND TUBS, sand city, city water
Plumbing in the Home: SAND IN BATHROOM SINKS AND TUBS, sand city, city water, hydrants

Plumbing in the Home: Sand mound system at home I'm buying, ejector pump, septic company
Plumbing in the Home: Sand mound system at home I'm buying, ejector pump, septic company, pump tank

Plumbing in the Home: Sewage Smell in Basement of New Home, sewer gas, traps
Plumbing in the Home: Sewage Smell in Basement of New Home, sewer gas, traps, plumbing

Plumbing in the Home: Sewer smell in house and outside, hottest days, washroom
Plumbing in the Home: Sewer smell in house and outside, hottest days, washroom, mao

Plumbing in the Home: Sewer vent odor, vent stack, one way valves
Plumbing in the Home: Sewer vent odor, vent stack, one way valves, frost snow

Plumbing in the Home: Shower Arm, shower arm, usaf
Plumbing in the Home: Shower Arm, shower arm, usaf, dh

Plumbing in the Home: Shower drain removal, old fashion way, plumbing supply
Plumbing in the Home: Shower drain removal, old fashion way, plumbing supply, drain basket

Plumbing in the Home: Shower Faucet Mixer, faucet, cold water
Plumbing in the Home: Shower Faucet Mixer, faucet, cold water, drip

Plumbing in the Home: Shower no hot water, plumber
Plumbing in the Home: Shower no hot water, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: Shower/tub faucet, leaky faucets, menards
Plumbing in the Home: Shower/tub faucet, leaky faucets, menards, faucet

Plumbing in the Home: Singing Pipes, pressure reducing valve, pipes
Plumbing in the Home: Singing Pipes, pressure reducing valve, pipes, water faucet

Plumbing in the Home: Single sink to double, waste pipe, double trap
Plumbing in the Home: Single sink to double, waste pipe, double trap, pipe size

Plumbing in the Home: Sink drain installation & leaks, sink drains, vessel sinks
Plumbing in the Home: Sink drain installation & leaks, sink drains, vessel sinks, ebay

Plumbing in the Home: Slab leak - going overhead with pipes, high rise buildings, piping
Plumbing in the Home: Slab leak - going overhead with pipes, high rise buildings, piping, slab

Plumbing in the Home: Slow baththub, clogged drains, white vinegar
Plumbing in the Home: Slow baththub, clogged drains, white vinegar, baking soda

Plumbing in the Home: Sluggish toilet, embarasment, plumber
Plumbing in the Home: Sluggish toilet, embarasment, plumber, hanger

Plumbing in the Home: Squeaky hot water pipes, squeaks, hot water
Plumbing in the Home: Squeaky hot water pipes, squeaks, hot water, pipes

Plumbing in the Home: Sticky shower faucet, moen faucet, retaining clip
Plumbing in the Home: Sticky shower faucet, moen faucet, retaining clip, wiggle

Plumbing in the Home: Stinky bathroom, bathtub shower, sewage system
Plumbing in the Home: Stinky bathroom, bathtub shower, sewage system, traps

Plumbing in the Home: Stuck Delta shower handle, copper tubing, leak repair
Plumbing in the Home: Stuck Delta shower handle, copper tubing, leak repair, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: Sump Pump Crock, french drains, household equipment
Plumbing in the Home: Sump Pump Crock, french drains, household equipment, basement walls

Plumbing in the Home: Sump Pump Crock
Plumbing in the Home: Sump Pump Crock

Plumbing in the Home: Sump Pump Drainage, thermo overload, overload protection
Plumbing in the Home: Sump Pump Drainage, thermo overload, overload protection, piping

Plumbing in the Home: septic lift station sewer smell, confines
Plumbing in the Home: septic lift station sewer smell, confines

Plumbing in the Home: sewer gas smell in house, air gap, drain tube
Plumbing in the Home: sewer gas smell in house, air gap, drain tube, harmful chemicals

Plumbing in the Home: sewer odor, vent fans, vent pipe
Plumbing in the Home: sewer odor, vent fans, vent pipe, pipe filters

Plumbing in the Home: sewer odor, vent pipes, charcoal filters
Plumbing in the Home: sewer odor, vent pipes, charcoal filters, water flow

Plumbing in the Home: sewer pipe leak, rubber gaskets, iron pipes
Plumbing in the Home: sewer pipe leak, rubber gaskets, iron pipes, cutting blade

Plumbing in the Home: sewer smell in bathroom exhaust fan after remodeling, vent hose, air vent
Plumbing in the Home: sewer smell in bathroom exhaust fan after remodeling, vent hose, air vent, sewer drain

Plumbing in the Home: sewer smell in home, vent pipes, vent pipe
Plumbing in the Home: sewer smell in home, vent pipes, vent pipe, bathtub

Plumbing in the Home: sewer smell in house, vent pipes, sewer gas smell problem
Plumbing in the Home: sewer smell in house, vent pipes, sewer gas smell problem, sewer gas smell

Plumbing in the Home: sewer smell in singlewide mobile home, mobile home repair, bathroom sink
Plumbing in the Home: sewer smell in singlewide mobile home, mobile home repair, bathroom sink, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: sewer smell after snake job, bathtubs showers, plubming
Plumbing in the Home: sewer smell after snake job, bathtubs showers, plubming, wet spots

Plumbing in the Home: sewer sump pumps, sanitary line, basement floor
Plumbing in the Home: sewer sump pumps, sanitary line, basement floor, zoller

Plumbing in the Home: shower bath faucet problem, valve stem, belanger
Plumbing in the Home: shower bath faucet problem, valve stem, belanger, faucet

Plumbing in the Home: shower diverter replacement, removing tiles, home depot
Plumbing in the Home: shower diverter replacement, removing tiles, home depot, time and money

Plumbing in the Home: shower drain leak, plumber
Plumbing in the Home: shower drain leak, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: shower drain smell, calking, shower drain
Plumbing in the Home: shower drain smell, calking, shower drain, leaks

Plumbing in the Home: shower remodel, luxury bath products, road herndon
Plumbing in the Home: shower remodel, luxury bath products, road herndon, remodeling

Plumbing in the Home: shower/tub temperature changes, water flow, shower head
Plumbing in the Home: shower/tub temperature changes, water flow, shower head

Plumbing in the Home: in-sink-erator not working, reset button, plumber
Plumbing in the Home: in-sink-erator not working, reset button, plumber, boton

Plumbing in the Home: slow bathtub drain, plyers, exact same thing
Plumbing in the Home: slow bathtub drain, plyers, exact same thing, two pairs

Plumbing in the Home: slow draining toilet, giorgio chinaglia, water passages
Plumbing in the Home: slow draining toilet, giorgio chinaglia, water passages, crevice

Plumbing in the Home: slow leak @ tub waste shoe, first timer
Plumbing in the Home: slow leak @ tub waste shoe, first timer

Plumbing in the Home: slow toilet, stirer, toilet bowl
Plumbing in the Home: slow toilet, stirer, toilet bowl, water flow

Plumbing in the Home: smell in home, rotten egg smell, sewer gases
Plumbing in the Home: smell in home, rotten egg smell, sewer gases, plumbing system

Plumbing in the Home: smelly tub drain, baking soda, boiling water
Plumbing in the Home: smelly tub drain, baking soda, boiling water, kitchen sink

Plumbing in the Home: What is the standard water pressure setting for my home, pressure tank, adequate water
Plumbing in the Home: What is the standard water pressure setting for my home, pressure tank, adequate water, water pressure

Plumbing in the Home: stopped up toilet, wet dry vac, third day
Plumbing in the Home: stopped up toilet, wet dry vac, third day, bump

Plumbing in the Home: suddenly, low water pressure for kitchen faucet, rubber washer, aerator
Plumbing in the Home: suddenly, low water pressure for kitchen faucet, rubber washer, aerator, water pressure

Plumbing in the Home: sump pump, irs taxes, plumber
Plumbing in the Home: sump pump, irs taxes, plumber, sales taxes

Plumbing in the Home: TAPPING SOUND IN WATER LINES
Plumbing in the Home: TAPPING SOUND IN WATER LINES

Plumbing in the Home: Tankless water heater - recirculating pump, water appliances, tankless water heaters
Plumbing in the Home: Tankless water heater - recirculating pump, water appliances, tankless water heaters, tankless water heater

Plumbing in the Home: "Ticking" sound from plumbing, water pipes, this old house
Plumbing in the Home: "Ticking" sound from plumbing, water pipes, this old house, hangers

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet flange and lead pipe, closet flange, iron closet
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet flange and lead pipe, closet flange, iron closet, modesto california

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet flush issues., metal fastener, full strength
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet flush issues., metal fastener, full strength, toilet flushing

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet flushing on its own, ball cock, simplest things
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet flushing on its own, ball cock, simplest things, flappers

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet Is Hard to Flush, vasaline, center tube
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet Is Hard to Flush, vasaline, center tube, rubber stopper

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet too hard to flush, valve system, asking this question
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet too hard to flush, valve system, asking this question, toilets

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet odor, soap scum, sewer gas
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet odor, soap scum, sewer gas, circumference

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet problem, float rod, water level
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet problem, float rod, water level, tank

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet stains, ro unit, porceline
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet stains, ro unit, porceline, water taste

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet tank, hot water supply, styrofoam
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet tank, hot water supply, styrofoam, glue

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet won't flush completely, racking my brain, culprit
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet won't flush completely, racking my brain, culprit, bleach

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet won't flush., flow toilets, low flow
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet won't flush., flow toilets, low flow, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: Toilet won't flush, toilet not flushing, toilet
Plumbing in the Home: Toilet won't flush, toilet not flushing, toilet, grit

Plumbing in the Home: *Toilets, tank unit, pressure tank
Plumbing in the Home: *Toilets, tank unit, pressure tank, eljer

Plumbing in the Home: Toliet Problems
Plumbing in the Home: Toliet Problems

Plumbing in the Home: Trap Replacement, hose clamp, home improvement store
Plumbing in the Home: Trap Replacement, hose clamp, home improvement store, metal hose

Plumbing in the Home: Tub / shower diverter tee, tub faucet, gasket
Plumbing in the Home: Tub / shower diverter tee, tub faucet, gasket, leaks

Plumbing in the Home: Type "D" Copper Tubing?, copper pipes, copper pipe
Plumbing in the Home: Type "D" Copper Tubing?, copper pipes, copper pipe, seamless copper

Plumbing in the Home: tempering valve, u da man, peace
Plumbing in the Home: tempering valve, u da man, peace

Plumbing in the Home: toilet bowl cleaning, wick
Plumbing in the Home: toilet bowl cleaning, wick

Plumbing in the Home: toilet flapper, water bubbles, archie bunker
Plumbing in the Home: toilet flapper, water bubbles, archie bunker, snip snip

Plumbing in the Home: toilet flushes badly, kohler toilets, plumbers
Plumbing in the Home: toilet flushes badly, kohler toilets, plumbers, kohler

Plumbing in the Home: toilet "phantom flush", water leak, water pipe
Plumbing in the Home: toilet "phantom flush", water leak, water pipe, plumbers

Plumbing in the Home: toilet rust, fasteners, bolt
Plumbing in the Home: toilet rust, fasteners, bolt, cracks

Plumbing in the Home: toilet tank leak, hairline crack, bolt holes
Plumbing in the Home: toilet tank leak, hairline crack, bolt holes, gray tank

Plumbing in the Home: toilet wax ring, kite string, wax ring
Plumbing in the Home: toilet wax ring, kite string, wax ring, foot piece

Plumbing in the Home: toilet won't completely flush, calcium, needle nose pliers
Plumbing in the Home: toilet won't completely flush, calcium, needle nose pliers, plumber

Plumbing in the Home: toothbrush down the toilet, closet auger, coat hanger
Plumbing in the Home: toothbrush down the toilet, closet auger, coat hanger, toothbrush

Plumbing in the Home: Unthreading a broken drain assembly, rubber jar opener, dumbell
Plumbing in the Home: Unthreading a broken drain assembly, rubber jar opener, dumbell, circumference

Plumbing in the Home: Use of PVC for cold water supply plumbing, cold water supply, pvc pipes
Plumbing in the Home: Use of PVC for cold water supply plumbing, cold water supply, pvc pipes, pvc pipe

Plumbing in the Home: Valve Access, access panel, story buildings
Plumbing in the Home: Valve Access, access panel, story buildings

Plumbing in the Home: Venting a bathroom fan, bathroom fan, mold
Plumbing in the Home: Venting a bathroom fan, bathroom fan, mold

Plumbing in the Home: vibration in water pipes, pipes, sleep
Plumbing in the Home: vibration in water pipes, pipes, sleep, tank

Plumbing in the Home: Washer Drain, front load washer, vent
Plumbing in the Home: Washer Drain, front load washer, vent, money

Plumbing in the Home: Washing Machine back up, root intrusion, toilet works
Plumbing in the Home: Washing Machine back up, root intrusion, toilet works, gray water

Plumbing in the Home: Washing suds overflowing stand pipe, p trap, spin cycle
Plumbing in the Home: Washing suds overflowing stand pipe, p trap, spin cycle, soap

Plumbing in the Home: Water flows through Sink Air Gap, diynetwork, finders fixers
Plumbing in the Home: Water flows through Sink Air Gap, diynetwork, finders fixers, dishwasher

Plumbing in the Home: Water Heater, water meter, municipal water
Plumbing in the Home: Water Heater, water meter, municipal water, water pressure

Plumbing in the Home: Water hammer or noisy check valve – HELP!!!, cold water supply, water supply line
Plumbing in the Home: Water hammer or noisy check valve – HELP!!!, cold water supply, water supply line, explication

Plumbing in the Home: Water heater installation codes, baloney, plumber
Plumbing in the Home: Water heater installation codes, baloney, plumber, minimum requirements

Plumbing in the Home: Water heater pilot light., flame, pilot
Plumbing in the Home: Water heater pilot light., flame, pilot

Plumbing in the Home: Water Level in Toilet?, gpf, solids
Plumbing in the Home: Water Level in Toilet?, gpf, solids, toilet

Plumbing in the Home: Water Line Hum, water line
Plumbing in the Home: Water Line Hum, water line

Plumbing in the Home: Water Pipe Issue, copper, pipes
Plumbing in the Home: Water Pipe Issue, copper, pipes

Plumbing in the Home: Water Pressure, bladder tank, bicycle tire
Plumbing in the Home: Water Pressure, bladder tank, bicycle tire, tire gauge

Plumbing in the Home: Water Pressure / Pressure Tank Size, braided line, first water
Plumbing in the Home: Water Pressure / Pressure Tank Size, braided line, first water, water pump

Plumbing in the Home: Water Pressure Switch, flammable liquid, electrical appliance
Plumbing in the Home: Water Pressure Switch, flammable liquid, electrical appliance

Plumbing in the Home: Water Pressure Tank Problem?, pressure tank, psi
Plumbing in the Home: Water Pressure Tank Problem?, pressure tank, psi

Plumbing in the Home: Water pressure at kitchen faucet, spray head, wd 40
Plumbing in the Home: Water pressure at kitchen faucet, spray head, wd 40, water flow

Plumbing in the Home: Water softner + Prefilters
Plumbing in the Home: Water softner + Prefilters

Plumbing in the Home: Water system pressure, hot water tank, expansion tank
Plumbing in the Home: Water system pressure, hot water tank, expansion tank, regulator valve

Plumbing in the Home: WC Siphon for double trap suite, double trap, outlet pipe
Plumbing in the Home: WC Siphon for double trap suite, double trap, outlet pipe, spare part

Plumbing in the Home: Well Pressure Tank Cycling, tank force, pressure tank
Plumbing in the Home: Well Pressure Tank Cycling, tank force, pressure tank, backflow preventer

Plumbing in the Home: Well Pump, cross reference
Plumbing in the Home: Well Pump, cross reference

Plumbing in the Home: Well pump, new faucet, sillcock
Plumbing in the Home: Well pump, new faucet, sillcock, well pump

Plumbing in the Home: Well pump, bladder tank, pressure tank
Plumbing in the Home: Well pump, bladder tank, pressure tank, well hole

Plumbing in the Home: Well storage tank, cup of coffee, crawl space
Plumbing in the Home: Well storage tank, cup of coffee, crawl space, thermos

Plumbing in the Home: Well Water System Low Pressure, pressure tank, filter element
Plumbing in the Home: Well Water System Low Pressure, pressure tank, filter element, backpressure

Plumbing in the Home: Well Water System, air tank, storage tank
Plumbing in the Home: Well Water System, air tank, storage tank, plumbing

Plumbing in the Home: Well water pressure, pressure tank, irrigation
Plumbing in the Home: Well water pressure, pressure tank, irrigation

Plumbing in the Home: Well X trol tank/problems?, schrader valve, bladder
Plumbing in the Home: Well X trol tank/problems?, schrader valve, bladder, tank

Plumbing in the Home: White plastic in water line, water heater tank, hot water supply
Plumbing in the Home: White plastic in water line, water heater tank, hot water supply, anode rod

Plumbing in the Home: Winterizing vacation home, rv antifreeze, automotive engines
Plumbing in the Home: Winterizing vacation home, rv antifreeze, automotive engines, antifreeze

Plumbing in the Home: washing machine drain, drain hose, gooseneck
Plumbing in the Home: washing machine drain, drain hose, gooseneck, water problem

Plumbing in the Home: washing machine drain, drain pipe, drains
Plumbing in the Home: washing machine drain, drain pipe, drains, bathtub

Plumbing in the Home: water backup in plumping, drain pipe, washing machine
Plumbing in the Home: water backup in plumping, drain pipe, washing machine, plumper

Plumbing in the Home: water heater
Plumbing in the Home: water heater

Plumbing in the Home: water level too high in toilet bowl, water closets, toilet tank
Plumbing in the Home: water level too high in toilet bowl, water closets, toilet tank, toilet bowl

Plumbing in the Home: water pipe size, double sink vanities, psi drop
Plumbing in the Home: water pipe size, double sink vanities, psi drop, pvc schedule

Plumbing in the Home: water pressure, air shock, degress
Plumbing in the Home: water pressure, air shock, degress, air volume

Plumbing in the Home: water pressure regulator adjustment, water pressure gauge, hose bib
Plumbing in the Home: water pressure regulator adjustment, water pressure gauge, hose bib, hex head

Plumbing in the Home: no water - single handle delta kitchen faucet, peple, pliers
Plumbing in the Home: no water - single handle delta kitchen faucet, peple, pliers, kitchen sink

Plumbing in the Home: water softener resin leaking, resin tank, outer rim
Plumbing in the Home: water softener resin leaking, resin tank, outer rim, filter basket

Plumbing in the Home: well pump pressure switch, piping system, water hammer
Plumbing in the Home: well pump pressure switch, piping system, water hammer, gallon tank

Plumbing in the Home: well pump removal, plastic piping, foot sections
Plumbing in the Home: well pump removal, plastic piping, foot sections, disconnection

Plumbing in the Home: well water pressure, air bladder, pressure tank
Plumbing in the Home: well water pressure, air bladder, pressure tank, tank pressure

Plumbing in the Home: well water pump and bladder pressure tank, well pumps, new tank
Plumbing in the Home: well water pump and bladder pressure tank, well pumps, new tank, second opinion

Plumbing in the Home: worms, worms, toilet
Plumbing in the Home: worms, worms, toilet

Plumbing in the Home: what's wrong with our toilet?, coke pepsi, ketone levels
Plumbing in the Home: what's wrong with our toilet?, coke pepsi, ketone levels, soda pop

Plumbing in the Home: how far do i need to go to replace shower drain, mortar mix, tile shower
mortar mix, tile shower, shower drain: Hello I would suggest a molded base close to same size has was previously there. A good solid one then set it on a loose concrete mortar mix to help level. They come with a drain and are easily hooked up to an existing drain with minimal piping. Installing...

Plumbing in the Home: faucet, common denominator, supply tube
common denominator, supply tube, manifold system: I have been there myself, to the point of not knowing whether to laugh or cry. OK take the one supply hose that is from cold faucet and disconnect from spout turn water on. Should have water. If you do problem is in spout. If not then go back to handle,...

Plumbing in the Home: faucet, kitchen sink faucets, worm screw
kitchen sink faucets, worm screw, cold look: HELLO You can I believe take that screw part out and clean and grease. They get small filings of brass in them and lime build up. What you have if I am reading this correctly is a American Standard, for most 2 handle Kitchen sink Faucets of that type. For...

Plumbing in the Home: faucet connector lines, root intrusion, kitchens and baths
root intrusion, kitchens and baths, fluidmaster: Hello I understand your concern, But there are no sure fire guards against flooding, even copper supply lines can spring a leak and do. The problem with water it is the most destructive thing around, and anything it is flowing thru wears out.They are used...

Plumbing in the Home: faucet fix, set screw, videos on line
set screw, videos on line, faucet: Hello Have you found the screw that holds it on? There is a set screw, or a screw somewhere that holds it on. I only ask as I see no mention of how far you have gotten. Let me know. We have many info videos on line try the faucet department I have a couple...

Plumbing in the Home: faucet hook-up, new faucet, pvc tape
new faucet, pvc tape, cone piece: Hey Laura, The rubber insert I believe goes with the ball/cone connection, It think it works like a compression fitting, will it fit in with the ball/cone piece and tighten down? Did you not get any directions?? Try and use all washer is a rule of thumb....

Plumbing in the Home: faucet lock nut on bottom of sink, wd 40, lock nuts
wd 40, lock nuts, plumbers supply: Take a real small wire brush and remove as much of the corrosion as you can. Spray WD-40 on the threads. Let it soak. So how big is the lock nut? If it is a drain locknut a plumbers supply store or home depot sells an offset wrench that is made for this...

Plumbing in the Home: faucet pressure, kitchen faucet, portable dishwasher
kitchen faucet, portable dishwasher, pipe failure: Hi Dave, What type of valve do you have? single handle? Two knobs? What s the brand name? how old? Was this all of a sudden or did it come on gradually? Is cold and hot both affected or just one? Answer my questions and I ll get back to you ASAP. Cheers,...

Plumbing in the Home: faucet problem, shower faucet, cold side
shower faucet, cold side, filtering system: Hello You might want to get a new cartridge for faucet and install a new one, sometimes they just plug up and go bad, If it is a Moen you can call their 800 # from their site and they will send you a new one with directions on installing. Most of time they...

Plumbing in the Home: faucet problem, bathroom faucet, delta type
bathroom faucet, delta type, bonnett: Hi Bobbie, I really need to know what type of bathroom faucet you have but I will try to help anyway. It sounds like you may have a older style or a wide spread (8 centers) because you say the flange screws over the faucet. A standard 4 center-set is...

Plumbing in the Home: faucet, leaky faucet, drill bit
leaky faucet, drill bit, hardware store: Hi Pat, When that happens I take a metal drill bit that s just a tad smaller then the hole and drill it out. You may then pick up another set screw from the hardware store to replace the one you ve drilled out. Hope this helps and thank you for rating my...

Plumbing in the Home: faucets in fiberglass tub, fiberglass tub, faucets
fiberglass tub, faucets, taps: Hi Barbara. Can you access the taps behind the tub without cutting into the wall? If you can then it s quit simple to do. IF not you might need to cut in an access door to get at the taps or take the tub surround off making it more of a chore. Good Luck ...

Plumbing in the Home: faulty Meon faucet, licensed plumber, meon faucet
licensed plumber, meon faucet, cold water: Hello You have a cartridge and the video is on our main website, in the faucet department. Now Moen has a couple of different cartridges and will send a free one if you ask them nice. You can find some more info on their site moen.com Visit our website...

Plumbing in the Home: how do you feel about AAV vales, vent line, air admittance valve
vent line, air admittance valve, types of valves: Good morning Al, A air admittance valve is a spring loaded mechanical vent. These valves are used where it s impossible or not practical to run a outside vent line. I favor the Studor line. You may check them out at: http://www.studor.com/homeowners.htm...

Plumbing in the Home: ferrel fittings, cold water supply, hot and cold water supply
cold water supply, hot and cold water supply, pipe dope: Hello Sounds like 1/2 nominal FYI No pipe is sized by outside dimension so to speak. As 1/2 copper inside diameter outside is 5/8 pretty much the same with Iron pipe, Just for future reference to help you. No need to flare, put nut on then compression...

Plumbing in the Home: a few plumbing questions, water treatment company, plumbing questions
water treatment company, plumbing questions, balance units: Thanks for the questions. 1) - replace the tub/shower valves with pressure balance units. They are the way to go. 2) - After market recirc pump - see taco or grundfos websites. They both make a nice product 3) - have you water tested by a water...

Plumbing in the Home: fiberglass bathtub drain, bathtub drain, floor slab
bathtub drain, floor slab, plumbing installation: Hi Beth, You re not giving me much to work with here. You re gonna hafta be more specific when you say. it s leaking every where . The drain and tub shoe? The trap? Does it leak when the tub s filled or just when it s drained? What material? Cast iron?...

Plumbing in the Home: fiberglass shower drain leak, tile grout, deg angle
tile grout, deg angle, pencil mark: Hey Bruce, Whoa there hoss!! Let s not be so quick to blame the drain. Is your stall all fiberglass or do you have tile with a fiberglass base? Is the ceiling open to where you can spot the leak? If not then try this, take the strainer off and jam a...

Plumbing in the Home: Cannot fill up tub through faucet just shower head, compression faucet, tub spout
compression faucet, tub spout, diverter valve: Hey Patti, You are right on, most likely it is just that! Pending on just what kind you have will tell you if it can be fixed. I suggest you go and buy a $15 How To Do-It-Home Improvement Book and it will walk you thru the repair but here is what I can...

Plumbing in the Home: film in tank, cold water lines, ken rust
cold water lines, ken rust, toilet tank: Good morning Ken, Rust gets into your system in various ways. In hot water lines rust can be the mineral build-up that has not been flushed out of the water heater on a regular basis. On cold water lines,such as yours, rust can build up in older galvanized...

Plumbing in the Home: Cannot find water leak, plumbing system, water leak
plumbing system, water leak, water meter: Pete, turn off the main water supply in the house and check the meter again. its possible the leak is right outside the foundation of your home. water has to be showing up somewhere. just keep on what your doing, and start from the main shut off. jaso...

Plumbing in the Home: finding an alternate drain, floor drain grate, drain trap
floor drain grate, drain trap, drain pump: Hi Dem, Sure, you can cut a new drain in at the main stack. You do have to use the proper fittings and provide a vent for the washer drain trap. Is this a floor drain or a floor sink? It would be a good idea to have a floor drain remain in the bath...

Plumbing in the Home: finding a bathtub, cast iron tub, mud bed
cast iron tub, mud bed, acrylic tubs: Good morning Paul, I m with you, Cast iron tubs are the best. I have a asker on another Q&A site that has a problem with his acrylic tub cracking because it wasn t set in a mud bed. Steel and plastic/fiberglass tubs are cheaper but for long lasting durability...

Plumbing in the Home: I am finishing installing..., gas water heater, soldering paste
gas water heater, soldering paste, ferral: Hi Brad, When that happens to me I have a tapered pin that tapers from 1/4 up to 1 . I then insert that pin and tap gently untill I regain the roundness. If, after cleaning with sandcloth and painting it with acid based soldering paste, you can get a coupling...

Plumbing in the Home: first floor sink gurgling, backup, weither, soapsuds
weither, soapsuds, drains: Thanks for the question. I have not seen shared multi story building drains before... I can see why you are having this problem. I would think you should have cleanouts weither in front of home(s) or at the washing machine. You should be able to clear...

Plumbing in the Home: fishy smell in bath tub drain, cracked pipe, sewer smell
cracked pipe, sewer smell, dead fish: I have no idea what could cause a fishy smell. If it was a sewer smell I would suspect a disconected vent or cracked pipe. I have no idea where the smell of fish could come from though... unless somehow there is a dead fish under your floor... sorry i...

Plumbing in the Home: fittings, straight pipe, straight cut
straight pipe, straight cut, pipes: Hey Scott, as long as they get a complete seal all the way around they should hold is all I can tell you, and you put plenty of glue all the way around the pipes they should hold, but it is best to have a straight cut and to have them pushed in all the way...

Plumbing in the Home: fixing the finish of a sink.., fiberglass resin, granite counter top
fiberglass resin, granite counter top, lime deposits: Hey Gary, Is Anthracite sandable, like can you actally use a little sand paper on it? Just how deep did the white go? My thought is if it is anything like fiberglass can it be rebuilt say with a black colored fiberglass boat patching puddy if you had to...

Plumbing in the Home: fixing a jammed turn off valve., water line, turnoff
water line, turnoff, good luck: Hey Don, If the valve is jamed then it has to be replaced, and yes, you need to find the main shutoff first, which in most cases, if in the city is out by the road at the street where the city can get to it, you will need a big wrench to turn it off. If,...

Plumbing in the Home: fixing leaky faucet, fixing leaky faucet, kitchen faucet
fixing leaky faucet, kitchen faucet, entire system: can I change the washer without turning the water off underneath and without causing a flood? No you can t, but you still have two other places to shut off the water. You may shut the entire system down by turning off the house shut off or you can just...

Plumbing in the Home: fixing sink sprayer, spray head, faucet
spray head, faucet, knobs: Hello You can replace just the spray head as they have a little wire keeper and they will come off. Unscrew head apart about 1 up from the hose is seperation, once unscrewed you will see keeper. Buy the head a t any hardware seperate and you will see....

Plumbing in the Home: flapper chain y hook, flapper, faucet
flapper, faucet, groove: Hello The one most straight above it. Directly above it. As long as it flushes and closes you ll be OK. Hope this helps. Winter is coming and BOB says remove that hose now just because it says frost free or freezeless outside faucet Does not mean it won...

Plumbing in the Home: flashing noise, atmospheric vacuum breaker, toilet tank
atmospheric vacuum breaker, toilet tank, ballcock: Hello, You have a bad fill valve or ballcock. That is the part in tank that lets water in and shuts off,Has a float on, they have an atmospheric vacuum breaker on them and they are the culprit in most of these cases. You need to have a toilet tank rebuild....

Plumbing in the Home: floor drain, geo thermal heat, vent system
geo thermal heat, vent system, drain tile: HI Well sounds like you have just a pipe going to a low spot on property. Most states are only allowing clear water to go like that. Humidifiers and softener water falls into a different catagory. I would recommend at some time you plumb this right. Tying...

Plumbing in the Home: floor drain in basement, low suds detergent, master plumber
low suds detergent, master plumber, floor drain: Well, Cathy lets think about it. Water seeks its own level correct? Lets assume (take for granted) the washing machine outlet is higher then the floor drain and as water seeks its own level it spews out of the FD Now we have several possibilities...

Plumbing in the Home: floor drain gurgle, white poplar trees, glug glug
white poplar trees, glug glug, drain disposal: If it is kind of a glug glug like when you pour water out of a bottle.... if so I would suspect a clogged vent. If it is gurgling like water being inpeeded in the line I would try running a snake down the pipes. You might be able to do this yourself;...

Plumbing in the Home: floor drain gurgling, home improvement web, concrete slab
home improvement web, concrete slab, good rain: Hey James, Be concerned! Do you have a septic tank, or city sewer? If septic tank, it may need pumping out, if city sewer, there may be roots or a blockage that needs to be snaked all the way to the main or you may be looking at a major backup. It is cheap...

Plumbing in the Home: floor drain, nasty job, floor drain
nasty job, floor drain, tiolet: Hey Claude, you have a clogged line and you need to fix it. If you are a do-it-yourselfer then go rent a snake and have at it, just know it is a nasty job. If not, get a plumber out fast and stop washing and flushing until it gets fixed. As for the cost,...

Plumbing in the Home: floor drains, city sewer system, sidewalk salt
city sewer system, sidewalk salt, sewer pipes: Hey Michael, Had you been on a septic system I would have advised you to dispose it else where but the city sewer system can handle it. It won t hurt your floor drain and might even discourage any roots that may attempting to get into your sewer pipes. ...

Plumbing in the Home: floor joists, floor joists, structural member
floor joists, structural member, revent: Good morning Bob, When we run into a floor joist that s in the way we cut them back to give us space to work. We then head off the joists that we ve cut. Headers are a structural member located between two joists or between a joist and a wall which carries...

Plumbing in the Home: flooring under a tub, mobile home repair, mobile home sales
mobile home repair, mobile home sales, particle board: Hi Angie, You just happened to get a plumber who has worked in mobile home factorys.(Bradenton Fl.) Your floor is either plywood or particle board. My guess is particle board. Not every plumber has mobile home experience so I would call a mobile home sales...

Plumbing in the Home: florida, sarasota county florida, septic inspection
sarasota county florida, septic inspection, septic field: Yes there are disadvanges but it might be worth it to be more rural . You should definitely take a sample of the water to the local water department to have them test it for contamination and you don t want to risk having the homeowner do the test as he...

Plumbing in the Home: florida, sarasota county florida, will have fewer problems
sarasota county florida, will have fewer problems, septic tank: Thanks for the question. I don t not much about Flordia. I would check with the local building department and see if MOST homes have well, and septic. I m not a big fan of well, and septic - lots of people have them, but you always have maintenace to...

Plumbing in the Home: florida, sarasota bradenton airport, sarasota county florida
sarasota bradenton airport, sarasota county florida, onsite sewage treatment: Good morning from Sarasota Jason, You must be looking at a home at a home that s out East of town. Hey! Don t worry. At the rate we re building City sewer and water will reach your place in no time flat. If you ve been studying our demographics then you...

Plumbing in the Home: florida, sarasota county florida, septic field
sarasota county florida, septic field, septic tank: Hey Jason, No you should not steer away from well and septic if you like not having to spend lots of $$. I moved 10 years ago to the country and made an adjustment myself for the first time so I am speaking from experience, OK. There are a few things that...

Plumbing in the Home: over flow pipe, electric boiler, overflow pipe
electric boiler, overflow pipe, temperature safety: What do you mean by an overflow pipe? have never seen a bouler with an over flow pipe but every boiler has a safety valve that can be prone to leakage. Are you sure it isn t the pressure temperature safety valve blowing water off? If so your boiler temp...

Plumbing in the Home: over flowing toilet, franchise type, plumbing company
franchise type, plumbing company, washing clothes: Hello Cheryl, To me it sounds like you have a main sewer/ drain stoppage. You will need to call a plumber to snake out the line Try to keep away from the franchise type like roto folks. Try to get an independent contractor. I know of one plumbing...

Plumbing in the Home: flue, plastic pipes, exhaust gases
plastic pipes, exhaust gases, building a house: It is if the furnace was designed for this then this would work. Newer furnaces have exhaust gases that are exhausted at a lower temperature. If you can avoid melting the plastic pipes of course, but the plastic doesn t rust out over time so I bet it is a...

Plumbing in the Home: no flush!!, closet auger, overflow tube
closet auger, overflow tube, water feed: HELLO Sometimes when they flush intermittent, It is hard to figure out why, here is a few things to look for. 1. There are a series of holes under rim of toilet inside bowl, can be seen with a mirror, they plug up I use a coat hanger to clean them out....

Plumbing in the Home: flushed cloth down toilet, broken pipes, different story
broken pipes, different story, drainage: HI If you are asking and have not noticed any changes in the way toilet operates it has probably cleared the toilet trap and immediate drain. BUT I can tell you it is a long ways to the sewer or septic, and what happens between there and the house could...

Plumbing in the Home: flushing toilet, hot water heater, water seeps
hot water heater, water seeps, wall carpets: Greetings from Sarasota Saul, I m a little confused here. When you say, I hear the toilet flush. which toilet are you referring to? Yours or the one upstairs? If it s the one upstairs what do you wish to do? If you just wish to stop the noise untill...

Plumbing in the Home: follow-up to "gurgling toilet", shower drains, gurgling toilet
shower drains, gurgling toilet, filter bed: Hi Pauline, You have asked the same question more then once so I cleared them off using the duplicate question button. You should have the tank pumped but if you want to wait untill spring keep the water discharge down to a minimum. Do not discharge...

Plumbing in the Home: followup for tankless heaters and hot water mystery, gallon water heater, gallon heater
gallon water heater, gallon heater, weekend warriors: Hi Diane, what does your comment...intall a 40 gallon water heater in series with tankless mean? I just suggested that a 40 gallon heater hooked up so the water from the tankless will go into the cold side of the water heater and be stored and the...

Plumbing in the Home: followup to water pipe noise, electric water heater, vertical pipes
electric water heater, vertical pipes, sympathetic vibration: Right back atcha Scott, I know what I would do if I had recharged the air chambers and still had a hammer. I would change out the 3/4 Elbos that turn down from the water heater vertical pipes for 3/4 Tees. Then I would solder the vertical supply pipes...

Plumbing in the Home: foul odor outside of house, smoke bombs, smoke bomb
smoke bombs, smoke bomb, foul odor: do the vents go through the roof? If they do does the prevailing wind come over the ridge of the house and drop down towards the deck? You might try putting a 4th of July smoke bomb on a non-flamable surface at the vents (maybe a cookie sheet?) when...

Plumbing in the Home: I found a ball in my water line, copper line, screw driver
copper line, screw driver, utilities department: Hi Chuck, 1st the description for speedball1 and the instructins above are inopposition In opposition to what?? Your speculation s as good as it s gonna get. I would take this ball into the utilities department and ask if they were doing any work...

Plumbing in the Home: foundation sewer leaks, sewer leaks, sewer stoppage
sewer leaks, sewer stoppage, plumbing repairs: Sewer leaks under the slab are the most dreaded of plumbing repairs, hopefully you will not have a leak. First the plumber will put an inflatable test ball in your sewer and create an intentional sewer stoppage, next they pull a toilet run water in a tub...

Plumbing in the Home: frozen pipes, frozen pipes, elderly neighbor
frozen pipes, elderly neighbor, heat tape: Hey Louis, I am sharing with you a website or two that my help but there is no quick fix here, just so ya know, OK! Is her crawl space closed off well and is there anyway of getting heat down to it, like getting a heavy duty garage type space heater in there...

Plumbing in the Home: frozen waterpipes, gallon buckets, heat tapes
gallon buckets, heat tapes, broken pipe: try every faucet in the house and see if they are all not working... if not you have it frozen.... alot of times it is right where the pipe comes out of the ground. How s the weather there? Has it warmed up at all. and try this... leave the kitchen...

Plumbing in the Home: funny tasting and smelling water, rotten egg odor, well and the water
rotten egg odor, well and the water, holding tank: Hi Sandra, Do you have any filters on the water line, they may need to be changed.Also certain times of the year the depending on how deep your well is the sulphur level will show up. Are you getting a rotten egg odor? If so thats sulphur, its normal, not...

Plumbing in the Home: furnace expansion tank, empty buckets, water furnace
empty buckets, water furnace, expansion tank: Hi Randall, Certainly sounds like the expansion tank is not working. It will be full of water unless it is situated with a drain plug. Sometimes the tank is installed with two valves and an union in between so you can separate the inlet line and then drain...

Plumbing in the Home: furnace won't turn off!!, room thermostat, aquastat
room thermostat, aquastat, repair men: HELLO The room thermostat is still calling for heat is my thought, unless for some reason you are trying to run specifically from the aquastat. Something is calling for heat. Sometimes it is the setting in the thermostat that does this, there is a small...

Plumbing in the Home: fusing non copper pipe to a copper water line, plumbing companies, copper pipe
plumbing companies, copper pipe, basement ceiling: Hi Pat, yes you re on the right track, you can get either brass or plastic compression fittings for this type of repair. The more common is the brass compression fitting. As long as you can get acouple of wrenches in there to tighten the fitting up. Let me...

Plumbing in the Home: GARBAGE DISPOSAL REMOVAL, garbage disposer, garbage disposal
garbage disposer, garbage disposal, biggy: Hey Pat, If you are handy, you can do this, OK. But the biggy is do you have tools? And can you size your pipe and reinstall the drain back to the main? I am going to share a few websites that should help walk you thru this and get you back up and running....

Plumbing in the Home: Galv water pipes, cold water pressure, hot water heater
cold water pressure, hot water heater, low hot water pressure: Hey Bill, Galvanized water pipes build up iron oxide (rust) to the point that it affects both volume and pressure. The bad thing is that it can only get worse. I have replaced 3/4 galvanized water service pipes that had the inside walls choked down...

Plumbing in the Home: Galv water pipes, low hot water pressure, water pipes
low hot water pressure, water pipes, galvanized pipe: Hi Bill, I agree; they certainly will not get better. It is unusual to find galvanized used in that era, but it is what it is. This is one of the reasons home inspections have become so prevalent in home buying. I would need to know a lot more about...

Plumbing in the Home: Galvanized Plumbing, galvanized plumbing, water piping
galvanized plumbing, water piping, quailty: Thanks for the question. Galvanized water piping lasts around 40 - 50 years. Alot has to do with the water quality in your area, but that is a good generalization. It fails for both leaks and clogging. Again depending on the water quailty. If you are...

Plumbing in the Home: Galvanized pipe to Copper connections - best practices, cold water lines, electrical continuity
cold water lines, electrical continuity, master plumber: Hi Ed, Our house was built in 1954 with 3/4 galvanized entering the house. My father, a master plumber, just used a 3/4 female adapter on the galvanized threads and it looks the same now as it did 50 years ago. You may use brass to reduce corrosion...

Plumbing in the Home: Galvanized Steal to ABS Pipe connection, home repair projects, pipe cement
home repair projects, pipe cement, plumbing connections: Hello The stub out being galvanized at that point should have a trap adapter. Sometimes no trap adapters were used and the connection was made by just a slip joint nut and washer and plastic pipe inserted into galvanized. When you remove there should be...

Plumbing in the Home: Gap between toilet and floor tile, plastic shims, long term solution
plastic shims, long term solution, floor tile: Hello We use plastic shims especially made for this and then fill with caulk. Do not use wood as it rots. If you have access to some sheet plastic/plexiglass and then cut and form to bottom of toilet. Hope this helps. DB www.espmetro.com www.dispatcherbob.co...

Plumbing in the Home: Gap between toilet and tiles, plastic shims, plumbing shop
plastic shims, plumbing shop, long term solution: Hey Curtis, 1/2 inch is a bit much to shim and level but not impossible. As a precaution I would pull the toilet and reinstall using a wax seal with a attached funnel. Do not, at this time, press down on the bowl to seat the wax seal. Instead level the...

Plumbing in the Home: Garage drainer, cement concrete, plumbing problems
cement concrete, plumbing problems, plumbing code: Hey Gabe, What you discibe is called a french drain. Let me take you to a site that may be the answer to your prayers. This makes a ready to install trough with a built in grate. 9 wide, 7 deep and 4 long you can place them end to end across your...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage Disposal Problem, pvc drain pipe, water leaks
pvc drain pipe, water leaks, teflon tape: Hi John, Are you attempting to tighten the compression nut by hand? Big mistake! Get a set of pliers that will fit the nut and crank down on it. DO NOT use teflon tape or pipe joint compound on the threads. Hope this helps and thank you for rating my reply....

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage Disposal Separation from Sink-2, household bleach, fungus growth
household bleach, fungus growth, garbage disposal: Hi Jann, To answer your question. There s a lot worse things then a little bleach that goes down a garbage disposal. The bleach didn t cause it. I m answering this first and will explain in detail when I answer your first question. Is the retaining ring...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage Disposal Separation from Sink - 3, light rust, corrision
light rust, corrision, garbage disposal: Good morning Jann, Stop beating youself up!! Your disposal just passed away peacefully from old age. Give it a decent burial and move on. You have put your finger on the cause of all the rust and crud. The seal between the lip of the drain and the sink...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage Disposal Separation from Sink - 3, calcium carbonate, corrision
calcium carbonate, corrision, garbage disposal: My but you re a curious one aren t you? (1) The white crumbly stuff could be putty from a failed seal in the drain or calcium carbonate that has built up from the drain leaking or it could just be crud from the deteriorating housing. A disposal doesn t loose...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage Disposal Separation from Sink, kitchen applicances, garbage disposals
kitchen applicances, garbage disposals, hex tool: I m back, Although this is the first question you asked I m answering it last because you have asked if anything you did,(the bleach) caused the corrosion. As I ve said, it didn t and here s why. The discharge from the sink could only have corroded the...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage Disposal/Slow Drain, drain pipes, garbage disposal
drain pipes, garbage disposal, iron drain: Hi Eric, The garbage disposal will naturally force water down the drain. It sounds like your lines are still clogged somewhat. If you have old galvenized or iron drain pipes, they will be hard to clean and possibly the vent could be blocked causing an air...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage Disposal and Trap Problem, pvc pipe, garbage disposal
pvc pipe, garbage disposal, drain trap: Hi Shane, The fitting you re looking for is called a slipjoint tailpiece. This is a short pipe with a compression nut on top that will serve as a extension to the disposal. Either PVC or chrome. If you would like to see one this site does not allow...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage Disposal, city water system, garbage disposals
city water system, garbage disposals, vent stack: Garbage Disposal Question: We have an old house with a fairly new garbage disposal that my husband installed. When we run the disposal the sink next to it backs up with gunky, foul-smelling water. He has installed garbage disposals in our previous house...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage disposal drain connection, ge disposall, new cabinets
ge disposall, new cabinets, high point nc: Hi Wayne, Unfortunately there is no acceptable method to do what you want. There are ways to mickey-mouse it together but it results in poor drain flow and that causes food retention in the waste lines. It happens all the time. If the rough plumbing...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage disposal drains much better when running, electric snake, garbage disposal
electric snake, garbage disposal, p trap: Hello You have a blockage some where in line. I see this a lot. We had one that drove the contractor and his drain cleaner nuts, They would clean line and seemed to drain OK BUT a few days later same thing. This one was an island sink what was happening,...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage disposal removal, garbage disposal, screwdriver
garbage disposal, screwdriver, flange: Hi Emmett, There are three steps to removing your disposal. First unplug it from the wall. Then: (1) Directly on top of the motor is the mounting flange. This is a round metal ring with what looks like three little tubes attached. Take and stick a screwdriver...

Plumbing in the Home: Garbage disposal, garbage disposal, time repair
garbage disposal, time repair, drain assembly: Hey Libby, You re right most plumbers now days are replace plumbers instead of repair plumbers. Arn t you lucky you got a old time repair plumber. When the unit is empty and you turn it on is it still noisy or does it run quiet? Do this. Don t just turn...

Plumbing in the Home: Garden hose threads, pvc cap, plumbing project
pvc cap, plumbing project, pvc pipe: Good morning Ted, You don t thread PVC pipe. You glue on a female PVC to hose thread adapter. Click on, http://pvcfittings.com/ and about half way down the page on the left hand side you ll find the PVC to hose thread adapter that you seek. Good luck...

Plumbing in the Home: Garden Tub Faucet leak, cold water faucet, tub faucet
cold water faucet, tub faucet, spout: Hi Jack, You don t have to remove the skirt to fix the leak if its tripping from the spout. Remove the handle after turning off the water!! If its leaking from underneath, the skirts usually are on with velcro and should pull off, you may need to use a...

Plumbing in the Home: Garden Tub Faucet, tub faucet, garden tubs
tub faucet, garden tubs, spout: Hi Stephen, your faucet does look like it needs replacing, That is a pretty standard size for garden tubs. you shouldn t have any trouble finding one. They can go as close or as far apart as you need. I ve even put the spout on one side of the tub and the...

Plumbing in the Home: Garden watering system, drip irrigation system, domestic water supply
drip irrigation system, domestic water supply, garden watering system: Good morning Denys, I would purchase a small 110 volt, 1/2 horse centrifugal pump to lift and distribute the water to your garden. Since the pump will be below the sprinkler system you will have to install a check valve ahead of the pump on the main supply...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Dryer Hook Up, plywood floor, plumbing company
plywood floor, plumbing company, gas dryer: Hi Ted, I am in California and our Gas Company is regulated rather strongly and are not allowed to do that to us. This being the case you have to evaluate your plumber and make sure you have confidence in him. If you have any reservations use another...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Dryer Install, licensed plumber, gas iron
licensed plumber, gas iron, gas dryer: Hello I would need some more info as to sizing, pipe you currently have for gas. Iron pipe or copper. Visit our website for info Video s. New mall NOW OPEN. Need something special, we do special orders! Only mall for plumbing where a Licensed Plumber...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas dryer connection, gas water heater, gas dryer
gas water heater, gas dryer, laundry room: Hi Gary, Do you have experience running gas lines? All copper gas lines are run with flare joints and fittings. A leak in a gas line can spoil your entire day to say nothing of blowing out your walls along with your family. Yes you may tee off the heater...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Fitting, propane tank, greg jenkins
propane tank, greg jenkins, gas range: Propane pockets as it is heavier then air and Natural gas uses much lower pressures as anything above a 1/2 PSI in natural gas is considered high pressure. Also Propane can cause one heck of a burn if it gets in contact with skin sort of like dry ic...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Flex Line, pipe dope, pipe sealant
pipe dope, pipe sealant, xmas cookies: Hi Phoebe, Wow, this should not be….First; it is strictly illegal to have a flex line under the house unless there is an appliance under there that is otherwise installed legally. A flex line is NEVER allowed to go through a wall or floor or even a housing...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas fireplace, zero clearance fireplace, plumbing problem
zero clearance fireplace, plumbing problem, gas fireplace: Good morning Gene, While we pipe gas into heating units we do not service them. Looking over the different categorys in home repair I see nothing that could help you. Your best bet would be to contact the manufacture and inquire there. Sorry I can t...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas fireplace, gas fireplaces, gas appliances
gas fireplaces, gas appliances, pilot light: Good morning John, I m going to assume the supply lines are clear and the problem lies in the controls. However a quick way to check would be to shut off the gas and disconnect the line to the input of the control. Then, with one person at the gas shut off...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Hot Water Tank, hot water tank, gas hot water tank
hot water tank, gas hot water tank, gas hot water: Hey Clay, You use metal tape with adhesive backing,(not duct tape) to tape up the joints. The soot s coming from the flame that is not adjusted correctly. A yellow flame indicates that you re not getting the correct mix of air. Adjust the air intake so...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Line, pipe dope, pipe nipples
pipe dope, pipe nipples, degree elbow: Hello Yes I am, faster, simpler, and more cost effective. Less chance of leaks in fittings, the more joints the more chance of leaks. I recommended back to the ¾” as for sizing, and more stability to secure or hang when starting out. The flare connection...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas odor in bathroom sink, rotten eggs, phoenix area
rotten eggs, phoenix area, bathroom sink: Hi Jody, Try this. Tonight before bedtime pour 1/2 gallon of bleach down the drain and let it set overnight. Next morning flush it out with 2 large pans of boiling water. Does that stinky drain smell better now? If not click on back and well check for...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Pipes, plumbing leaks, gas pipes
plumbing leaks, gas pipes, light rust: Herb, They are fairly well protected there and as long as they are not contacting soil or get too many plumbing leaks spilling on them you can expect them to last indefinitely. This is of course if they were installed with good pipe joint compound and...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Water Heater Pilot Light, gas water heater, natural gas water heater
gas water heater, natural gas water heater, natural gas water: Hey John, I m a old fan of, If it s working don t try to fix it . I don t know why the hole should be in a supply line. It s certainly not a carburetion feature so why not make the plug permanent. I ll continue to attempt to pull up spects and a exploded...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Water Heaters, gas water heaters, gas water heater
gas water heaters, gas water heater, plumbing job: Hello Does the master bath have a whirlpool or Jacuzzi if so that is why they did it that way. How old are they send me serial numbers and I will tell you. Name/brand will help too. How old is child? As they get older 40 isn t enough sometimes. How often...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas Water heater problem, gas water heater, gas control valve
gas water heater, gas control valve, pilot light: Have you checked to see that the thermocouple is tight? If pilot light is not lit. Attempt to re-light pilot light following the instructions posted on your water heater. If the pilot light will not re-light, the problem could be a clogged pilot line,...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas water heater and annode, gas water heater, natural gas water heater
gas water heater, natural gas water heater, anode rod: Hello Bruce, All water heaters have anode rods, the water heaters warranty will determine the life of the anode rod. If you have a 6 year water heater you can expect the anode rod to last 4 to 5 years. Once the anode rod gets eaten up by water deposits,...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas water heater in bedroom closet, gas water heater, tankless heater
gas water heater, tankless heater, conventional gas: Thanks for the question. The safest thing to do is to remove it from a bedroom area. For the most part you do not want to have a gas burning appliance in a bedroom. I would have a local plumber come out and take a look and see if you have any options to...

Plumbing in the Home: Gas water heater drain valve, gas water heater, boiler drain
gas water heater, boiler drain, teflon tape: Hi Josh, What you re missing is called a boiler drain and is easy to replace but you have more problems then just a missing boiler drain. When you removed the bottle cap water should have shot out of the open pipe under 40 pounds pressure. This tells...

Plumbing in the Home: Gasket replacement, vent pipe, screw head
vent pipe, screw head, sillcock: Hello Sounds like you are trying to change washer on a frost free outside faucet, You could break handle off and find a replacement handle, Even if metal it is just a white metal. But chances are your sillcock will leak even after you replace washer, sometimes...

Plumbing in the Home: Gerber shower valve, tile wall, rubber disk
tile wall, rubber disk, replacement valves: Hello I can tell you this I have never seen a shower arm with the water saving device in it, has always been in shower head. Which makes me wonder as to the possibility of that was part of old washers and you possibly have pieces of these still in the body...

Plumbing in the Home: GHT & BHT threads, plastic injection molds, hose bibs
plastic injection molds, hose bibs, hose thread: Hello I believe Wolverine Brass would be the most likely. Their site is www.wolverinebrass.com If not give them a call they are a good out fit to work with, they make the hose bibs so someone there should be able to point you in the right direction. Hope...

Plumbing in the Home: Good afternoon. Live in the..., exchange unit, culligan
exchange unit, culligan, ion exchange: Hi Keven, If it s a ion exchange unit the answer is yes. If Culligan wants to sell you a ion exchange unit for over $1000 then I think you had best shop around. So That you know exactly how they operate I have found a link that explains it in detail. Click...

Plumbing in the Home: Good Electric Snake?, electric snake, apartment buildings
electric snake, apartment buildings, drains: Hi Jon. We use two sewer machines. a Ridgid K-60 for pipes 3 and over and a Ridgid K-50 for pipes 2 and under. In addkitionI carry a 1/4 hand snake forlavatory lateral drains inside walls. Hope this helps and thank you for rating my reply. To...

Plumbing in the Home: Green flakes, copper colour, oxidation of copper
copper colour, oxidation of copper, kitchen towels: HELLO Some copper soldering fluxes had an acid in them and this is probably the case here. It is oxidation of copper, if you are concerned of health I would move your food items or wash thoroughly. There could also be a pipe leaking or has leaked at one...

Plumbing in the Home: Green stuff (?algae) from faucet, boiler drain, copper pipes
boiler drain, copper pipes, calcium carbonate: Hi Peter, For long life and fewer troubles you should keep your heater clear of mineral build-up by flushing on a regular schedule. let me show you how. Attach a hose to the boiler drain at the bottom of the tank. With the pressure on, open the boiler...

Plumbing in the Home: Greenboard, bathroom remodel, fellow volunteers
bathroom remodel, fellow volunteers, reputable contractors: As the Building Official in a small town with reputable contractors this has always been a grey area for me. I do know that the codes require moisture resistant drywall (greenboard) in damp areas but it also requires that the greenboard cannot be installed...

Plumbing in the Home: Groaning Pipes, plumbing pipes, noisy pipes
plumbing pipes, noisy pipes, water hammer: Hey Eric, LOL, I just love your perspective, so refreshing, LOL! Well, let me tell you for starters that it sounds like water hammer and what I am going to do is to send you to a site or two to educate you and then you will know what needs to be done from...

Plumbing in the Home: Grohe kitchen faucet with low pressure, low water pressure, kitchen faucet
low water pressure, kitchen faucet, inlet ports: Good morning Jim, Sounds like you have mineral build or some trash up in the inlet ports of the cartridge,( part #46048) You will have to shut the water off at the stops in the cabinet and Remove the handle wit a 3mm allen head wrench. Unscrew the chrome...

Plumbing in the Home: Grout Down Shower Drain, chisel, first night
chisel, first night, tile: Hi Emily, the first thing I would try is to run a snake down the drain to see if you can break through it. If not, you may be able to break the grout out of the bottom of the trap using a hammer and chisel. Hopefully there s not too much grout down there....

Plumbing in the Home: Guidelines for re-plumbing a house, plumbing code, ups and downs
plumbing code, ups and downs, pipe sizes: Hi Rich, Glad you asked because there are many pitfalls. I am running short of time tonight but I will be glad to help you with this very important project. Actually the plumbing code has very strict sizing guidelines but they are also minimum standards...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgle toilet sink tub, vent stack, vent pipe
vent stack, vent pipe, upstairs bathroom: You don t have to check, you indeed have a blocked vent with classic symptoms. Unless there s a cleanout installed in the vent stack the only way to clear it is from the roof. If the roof is too steep to work on the plumber will have to break open the vent...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling/backup in kitchen sink, roto rooter, clothes washer
roto rooter, clothes washer, main drain: Hi Kristin, My guess is that you have a root-problem in your front yard or wherever the main sewer line from your house runs. If you are on a septic system it could be the septic system failing. If I read you correctly you say your toilet is near the front...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling noise in tub when toilet flushes, vent pipes, sewage line
vent pipes, sewage line, drain pipes: Do the toilets ever drain slow or back up? And was the plumbing inspected and approved? I am thinking the plumber might have just tapped into ann existing drain line which would create a wet vent - where one pipe serves as drain and vent - ths is...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling Sink, poor alignment, sizing criteria
poor alignment, sizing criteria, plumbing system: Hi Amy, I mentioned the kitchen because it is often near the bathroom in older homes but mostly to let you know that the kitchen line is likely to be smaller in the older home. I don t remember for certain when the code was upgraded but it was along that...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling Sound When Flushing, vent pipes, broom stick
vent pipes, broom stick, vent pipe: Sorry Burk ole boy, But a broom stick just ain t gonna git it! The vent may be clogged at the base so you re gonna hafta run a snake down the lavatory vent and clear the clog. Put the cable down to the bend at the base and about 25 more. Good luck and...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling sink, vent system, vent pipe
vent system, vent pipe, roof vent: What do you mean by you moved all the fixtures ? How far was each fixture moved? and did a knowlegable plumber replumb the Drain Waste Vent system inside the walls and floor? Or were the trap arms from the drains just extended to connect with the existing...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling sound coming from toilet, drainage system, open pipe
drainage system, open pipe, gurgle: Good morning Kevin, Bubbles and gurgles . They both are indicters of something happening in your drainage system. A bubble indicates a clogged line while a gurgle indicates a blocked vent. let me explain. When you flush the discharge drains down...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling sound in tub, septic tank, floor drain
septic tank, floor drain, gurgle: Hey Michelle, This is normally a sign that you are developing a backup and need to clear your lines. You can rent a plumbers snake to do this and I would not wait too long. I have a septic tank and when I here this it also mean I need to pump my tank out....

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling in Toilet, metal coat hanger, rim holes
metal coat hanger, rim holes, ballcock: HELLO Since you have cleaned the holes and been maintaining, are you sure the noise you hear is not in the tank. If you have an older style ballcock or one with a float on the end of a rod, when they start to go bad they discharge air while filling the...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling Toilet, toilet drain, root problem
toilet drain, root problem, drain cleaner: HELLO If it is roots and you know this for sure, Cameraed lines and seen them, or was told by a drain cleaner who pulled a few back. You could use root-x and will work when applied annually. We sell on our site. When water drains from a trap on another...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling Toilets - Mechanical Vent, licensed plumber, plumbing system
licensed plumber, plumbing system, max hi: Hi Max, mechanical vents are great but not always the way to go. Sometimes we have no choice. Is there any place to hook up another mechanical vent anywhere on your plumbing system? You could always put a vent inside the cabinet near your sink so it gets more...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling Toilets, leach field, septic company
leach field, septic company, concrete tanks: Thanks for the question. It sounds like the 2nd tank is having problems. or the leach field. Proper maintaince helps things work better and last longer, I think it may be too late! You should have the septic company come out and see if there is anything...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling toilet and sinks, tank company, filter bed
tank company, filter bed, sewer gas: Hi Pauline, I was thinking blocked vent untill I read about the rain. Let me explain what s happening. Your septic is full, the filter bed is saturated with water and can t drain off as much as is put down it so the tank starts to back up. Then you flush,...

Plumbing in the Home: Gurgling in two toilets, 5 gallon buckets, water closets
5 gallon buckets, water closets, buckets of water: 12/6/2006 11:08:24 AM Hi Mitch, As you know cleaning the tanks does not necessarily take care of the problem. Most likely there is a problem in the main drain between the toilet and the tank. Clean-outs that are underground can be hard to find and...

Plumbing in the Home: galvanized pipe repair/replace/leak, galvanized pipes, water pipes
galvanized pipes, water pipes, galvanized pipe: Hi Sarah, I have easy fix for you. One where you won t have to tear up your pipes. Since it s the drainage there won t be any pressure to worry about. Click on: http://www.plumbingsupply.com/repairkit.html to check it out. Hope this helps and thank...

Plumbing in the Home: galvanized piping, galvanized pipes, toilet tank
galvanized pipes, toilet tank, ball cock: Good morning Lisa, I can relate. My place was built in 1954 and has galvanized pipes. You ask, But how does one clear the water line to the toilet tank so water can get through? First one shuts off the water at the angle stop under the tank. Next remove...

Plumbing in the Home: galvanized steel pipe from well, galvanized steel pipe, concrete block foundation
galvanized steel pipe, concrete block foundation, gypsum board: Good morning Gregory, I m a little confused. Why should there be water in the stand pipe after the pump has been removed? Why would you worry about water seeping in to your dry wall? From where? Are we talking about a artesian well? You answered your...

Plumbing in the Home: galvanized steel water pipe, steel water pipe, concrete block foundation
steel water pipe, concrete block foundation, gypsum board: Hi Gregory, I would think the best option would be to sever the pipe on the well side of the foundation. There should be a couple of 90 degree turns somewhere on that side. If you cut the pipe flush there is no practical way to make a pressure tight...

Plumbing in the Home: garage drainer, cement concrete, pvc pipe
cement concrete, pvc pipe, jack hammer: O.K. that makes more sence. The saw cutting will provide you with a striaght edge, then use a jack hammer to break up the concrete. You have 2 choices as far as diverting the water. (1) - when pouring the new concrete slope it as to provide a drainway...

Plumbing in the Home: garage drainer, concrete cutters, cement concrete
concrete cutters, cement concrete, drain hole: Hey Gabe, I am not sure I answered you question entirely, but as for the concrete, you will need to place a form, 2x4 or smaller to shape the area you want to concrete to be knocked out once it sets, this will give you a smooth final finish and a lip if needed....

Plumbing in the Home: garbade disposal, allen wrench, disposals
allen wrench, disposals, spinner: Hello Since you have tried the allen wrench in bottom and it is spinning freely, I would say you need a new one, Sorry but if not jammed and just humms then that is usually the case. Check our website for disposals and pictures just to make sure you are...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal, garbage disposal, placing the blame
garbage disposal, placing the blame, 2x4: Hi Helen, You re placing the blame on the wrong thing. It s not the disposal that s too heavy but the sink that s too light a gauge to support it. The stainless steel sinks we install are 18 gauge and we have never had a problem with with warping the...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal, food particles, garbage disposal
food particles, garbage disposal, running the water: Hello Jack, What you describe is a very common complaint. Here is a website that offers some hints of what to do to take care of the problem. http://www.ehow.com/how_112314_control-garbage-disposal.html and I will give you some of the things I have used...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal, garbage disposal, spinner
garbage disposal, spinner, insulation: Hey Scott, I woke up thinking about this one, maybe one of the other experts have already givin you an answer but when the answer is not good I hate to be the one to tell you and I may be wrong but it is possible that your motor has gone. How old is the...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal, stainless steel sinks, stainless steel sink
stainless steel sinks, stainless steel sink, garbage disposal: Hi John, The home inspector told us that the noise is due to the sink being stainless steel. And did he tell you this with a straight face? Changing your stainless steel to a enamaled steel one will make your disposal run quieter? Hey!! i ve got...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal and bath tub, liquid dish soap, size pipes
liquid dish soap, size pipes, fixture units: HI The 2 drain into same pipe, the tub being down line of disposal, Not being able to see the system I can only guess that where the tub ties into main line it developes a blockage grease, hair and soap. If you are hiring a drain cleaner or doing yourself,...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal removal, rubber washers, outer perimeter
rubber washers, outer perimeter, rubber seals: 12/15/2007 10:16 PM Hi Riley, The ring is just frozen or rusted---a little light tapping with a hammer should easily solve your problem. Below is a full explanation if you need it. If all else fails you can pull the disposal out of its rubber ring fairly...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal sewage coming up in water heater drain in garage, roof vent, kitchen drain
roof vent, kitchen drain, garbage disposal: Hi Chris, By code a heater pan is run outside by 3/4 PVC and terminated there. This is considered a dry drain and not trapped. If your heater pan drain is connected to your sewer then you have a direct connection between your house and the sewer letting...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal with spetic system, onsite sewage treatment, sewage treatment system
onsite sewage treatment, sewage treatment system, household detergents: Hi Mary, May I suggest a nice sports coat. A garbage disposal will load up a septic system and since you re sending a slurry out into the pipes they will develop clogs and blockages in the drainfield. Let me give you a short course in septic tanks. Since...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposal, egg shells, collard greens
egg shells, collard greens, garbage disposal: Hi Phill, Collard greens will foul up your disposal a lot worse then egg shells. Egg shells are cool. Greens will clog the drain up. To sharpen the blades simply toss about four ice cubes in and run it. To sweeten it cut a lemmon into quarters and run...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposer hookup, garbage disposer, hot pans
garbage disposer, hot pans, dicision: Not a good practice, it is best to put stringer boards in under the lip and screw into the cabinets to give extra strength and support. Just a few large boiling hot pans of pasta strained in the sink can warm the sink up and weaken the seal. Beware of extreme...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposer removal, garbage disposer, steel blade
garbage disposer, steel blade, sawzall: Hi again Have you ever heard the saying DON T FORCE IT, GET A BIGGER HAMMER . Sometimes you have to hit it a little harder. If it is a cast iron sink, it is more than likely rusted too. If you want to try and cut from top I have had to take a sawzall...

Plumbing in the Home: garbage disposer - replacing, pvc pipes, mark briggs
pvc pipes, mark briggs, metal pipes: Hi Mark, I can save you a lot of work if you haven t tore out the old disposal. You can just sail through the installation if you leave the old drain and mounting ring intact and purchase the same make and model as the old one. Just snap the new disposal...

Plumbing in the Home: garden faucet handle, plumbing supply, odds and ends
plumbing supply, odds and ends, supply house: Hi Mr. Laurel, usually the handle only can be replaced, if she broke the top off the stem you will need to replace that also. Is this an ouside faucet? either way, you should be able to find a new handle. Might want to check a plumbing supply house, ours...

Plumbing in the Home: garden tub faucet, tub faucet, rubber gasket
tub faucet, rubber gasket, putty: HELLO When they install the faucet are they caulking or setting it in putty, they come usually with a rubber gasket and sometimes do not get installed as to looks. I would recommend putty only if not marble other wise a clear silicone. Let me know DB....

Plumbing in the Home: gas bbq removal, copper line, gas bbq
copper line, gas bbq, air test: Hello Before reusing a gas line that has not been used in years I would plug off and test with air to make sure it does not leak. If it is not too far run a new copper line to the grill, Have a plumber do for safety reasons and air test. In the long run...

Plumbing in the Home: gas dryer, laundry center, gas dryer
laundry center, gas dryer, gas pipe: Hello Sizing would be the only factor as I think a plumber would be able to tell you. Most gas pipe is sized by BTU s and if you install another appliance might throw sizing off and be undersized. A plumber would have to look at job and see where he has...

Plumbing in the Home: gas flex hose, pipe dope, male threads
pipe dope, male threads, flex lines: Hi Scott, Pipe dope is not required for this type of fitting since the seal is in the curvature of the fitting rather than in the threads as it would be with conventional pipe threads. BUT, I do use pipe dope and most professionals that I know have found...

Plumbing in the Home: gas heater, pilot flame, expansion tanks
pilot flame, expansion tanks, expansion tank: Hello I would have someone come in and service the boiler. Based on what you have said it does sound like late ignition. This is usually caused when it calls for heat gas starts to come into burner, and a little too much gas escapes before ignition. The...

Plumbing in the Home: gas hot water heater problem, hot water heater, gas hot water heater
hot water heater, gas hot water heater, gas hot water: Hi Terry, is the vent actually venting. light a match near the flu and blow the match out and watch where the smoke goes. also the thermocouple may be bad. that tells the burner to light when it calls for heat. The thermocouple is the small metal wire that...

Plumbing in the Home: gas hot water heater is on but not hot, hot water heater, gas hot water heater
hot water heater, gas hot water heater, gas hot water: Good morning Lisa, It sounds like you might have a leak in the hot water line that s robbing the rest of the house of hot water. Are you on a slab or do you have a basement? To check to see if you have a hidden leak first shut down everything in the...

Plumbing in the Home: gas hot water tank, hot water tank, gas hot water tank
hot water tank, gas hot water tank, honor warranties: Hi Donna, replacing the heater is generally the best thing, I ve seen many sink lots of money into old ones. Also I would recommend a Rheem water heater. Home stores usually carry water heaters by different names but are still made by rheem. They will honor...

Plumbing in the Home: gas leaks, gas leaks, soap residue
gas leaks, soap residue, soapy water: Hi Kevin, There are some commercial products that work very well. Snoop, my favorite, is but one of several. Soapy water works just as well but you do have to have decent water. Real hard water is very difficult to work with. The solution should feel...

Plumbing in the Home: gas line install, pool contractor, inground pool
pool contractor, inground pool, raypak: Your local building inspector will want to permit and inspect the gas line prior to covering it, and they may have more stringent regulations than this, but these regulationa are typical of the minimum; http://www.co.st-louis.mo.us/pubworks/PermGasGrills.pd...

Plumbing in the Home: gas line to kitchen stove, concrete girders, hot water heater
concrete girders, hot water heater, licensed plumber: Hello I never say to cut a hole in anything that is supporting something. I would probably say try burying the gas line on outside and stubbing into kitchen, or run over head through an attic? Remember I am not there so I am only trying to help you figure...

Plumbing in the Home: gas line, underground pipes, ceiling assembly
underground pipes, ceiling assembly, flex pipe: First you should check with your local building department to see what is allowed in their jurisdiction. If the pipe is inside of a wall or within the floor/ceiling assembly then I would recommend flex that is specifically approved for gas would be easier...

Plumbing in the Home: gas odor/Master Bathroom sink/tub, rotten egg odor, pat mccarthy
rotten egg odor, pat mccarthy, master bathroom: Hi John and Pat, The water could be the problem, rotten egg odor is usally by sulphur in the water and it gets into the traps and coats the pipes, I would try getting some bleach and pouring it down your drains and flushing with cold water to clean them...

Plumbing in the Home: gas pipe, galvanized pipe, black pipe
galvanized pipe, black pipe, gas pipe: Good morning Jerry, You can use galvanized pipe but black is more acceptable. If you buy threaded and coupled pipe, the couplings that come on the pipe are not acceptable and you will have to use new ones. For what it s worth, the home centers stock some...

Plumbing in the Home: gas stove, pilot light, gas stove
pilot light, gas stove, knuckles: Hey Bev, have you ever lit a gas grille and had problems with igniter, well I have and when it did lite, it flashed in my face as I jumped and it shinged my knuckles! So to answer your question, it will blow up in a ball of flames when lit. I hope this clears...

Plumbing in the Home: gas water heater, cold water inlet, gas water heater
cold water inlet, gas water heater, boiler drain: Good morning Jim, Check to see if the water s hot at the tank. If the water s hot at the tank I would guess that you have a cross connection in one of your single handle faucets that s bleeding cold water into the hot water system and if the water s cool...

Plumbing in the Home: gas water heater, gas water heater, blower assembly
gas water heater, blower assembly, question thanks: Hi Carol, there is a small contact switch that isn t working all the time, that s why you have to give it that extra nudge. It s in the black box at the top of the tank. It probably needs to be cleaned or adjusted. I hope this answer helps you, Bra...

Plumbing in the Home: gas water heater damper, gas water heater, vent pipe
gas water heater, vent pipe, powervent water heater: Carol, the fan kicks on when it gets a signal from the control for heat, there should be a chart of some kind on the gas control that tells what the lights mean. It could be different things causing this, best bet would be check the lights sequence and chart....

Plumbing in the Home: gas water heater - high CO output, burn the flames, gas water heater
burn the flames, gas water heater, old richmond: Hi Tom, when you get levels like that its from the burner not burning correctly. watch the flame, if there is yellow flame you will need to turn off the gas and remove the burner, (EASY JOB) and clean it very well. it most likely has debris from the heater...

Plumbing in the Home: gas water heater, gas water heater, hot water supply
gas water heater, hot water supply, air admittance valve: Hi Scott, I would be more inclined to check the bladder in the expansion tank. Open the air admittance valve located at the bottom of the tank. There should be no water there at all. If there is your bladder has gone bad. ( sounds like a case for Medicare...

Plumbing in the Home: gas water heatermy flame went out in my one year old warer, pilot flame, yellow flame
pilot flame, yellow flame, draft diverter: Hello Well you could have a bad thermocouple, that is the part that the pilot flame engulfs, top 3/4 inch of this needs to be in flame, this send millivolts back to gas valve to prove pilot to let gas into burners, they can go bad after a week. It is more...

Plumbing in the Home: girgling in the toilet and the bathtub, lots of bubbles, vent pipe
lots of bubbles, vent pipe, mixed signals: From what you tell me you have a partial clog downstream from the problem toilet . If this were my call the first thing I would do is run a sewer machine,(heavy snake) down the lavatory vent of the problem bathroom A partial clog will let the fixture drain...

Plumbing in the Home: giving out of hot water, shower faucet, kitchen faucet
shower faucet, kitchen faucet, correct temp: Hi Tina, It could be a couple things, if the heater is working right which we will assume because its only two years old. If you have a single handle shower faucet and its a pressure balance type, you may need to have the valve serviced, relace cartridge...

Plumbing in the Home: glue, abs cement, rubber gasket
abs cement, rubber gasket, accurate measurements: Hi Scott, As long as you have at least a ¼” on the short side I think you will be okay. That happens more often that it should. It is already done and that is the main reason I suggested the compression style of drain. If you don t have any strain on the...

Plumbing in the Home: We are having granite counter..., granite counter top, air gap
granite counter top, air gap, plumbing code: Thanks for the question. It all depends on your local plumbing code. Some codes allow you to have a high loop on the waste piping from the dishwasher. When you have a high loop you don t need an air gap. Other codes do not allow this, in which case you...

Plumbing in the Home: I have grey plastic tubing that leaks, plastic tubing, plastic pipe
plastic tubing, plastic pipe, law suit: Hi John, We use copper here, they are just starting to allow the plastic pipe here, I have used the new ipex tubing for heat and it is pretty good stuff. I woulld go with the new plastic pipe if I were you it will easier to work with and they have come along...

Plumbing in the Home: gritty water, water treatment company, water particles
water treatment company, water particles, toilet tank: Thanks for the question. I don t not oo much about wells, so I don t know if you need a deeper one, but it sounds like you need a filter on the system. I would have a water treatment company come and test the water. Then they can tell you what is in the...

Plumbing in the Home: gritty water, water particles, toilet tank
water particles, toilet tank, clay soil: I don t know much about well systems but researching your problem on the web seems to indicate that you may have a corroded well screen. Check for sand or grit in the faucet strainer which indicates a corroded well screen http://www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/en/burema/gesein/abhose/abhose_070.cfm...

Plumbing in the Home: groaning in plumbing, water delivery system, screw the screw
water delivery system, screw the screw, incoming water: Hi Pete, if its in the water lines when you use a faucet, it might mean you need to adjust the pressure regulator on the incoming water line, should be near the main shut off for your house. It shouldn t be in the drains or you would get a gurgling sound....

Plumbing in the Home: groaning/vibration in pipes, backflow prevention devices, p traps
backflow prevention devices, p traps, expansion and contraction: Hello Let see if I got this right. You have been living in a new home and for 3 1/2 years this has been happening, When the builder said vents did he say or mean traps. Traps will dry up if not used, these are the p-traps under sink, if not vented properly...

Plumbing in the Home: grohe euromix, lincoln park area, plumbing store
lincoln park area, plumbing store, hans grohe: HELLO Rex is young give him a chance. There will never be another “85” team. I grew up in N. Indiana, moved to N. Wisconsin in 59. Now I am trapped in MN. Too old to change. Here is a link to Hans Grohe web site they have PDF Breakdowns on their faucets...

Plumbing in the Home: grohe shower with decreased flow, lincoln park area, shower faucet
lincoln park area, shower faucet, plumbing store: HELLO Rex is young give him a chance. There will never be another “85” team. I grew up in N. Indiana, moved to N. Wisconsin in 59. Now I am trapped in MN. Too old to change. Here is a link to Hans Grohe web site they have PDF Breakdowns on their faucets...

Plumbing in the Home: grout clogging pipes, tile floors, horizontal pipe
tile floors, horizontal pipe, paper towels: Hello Sometimes you can get it with a good power machine with blades and just let it grind away. FYI-you are not the first person to have done. If it came to rest in the horizontal line you might have to open wall and replace line. You will need to establish...

Plumbing in the Home: grout, ceramic wall tile, masonry surfaces
ceramic wall tile, masonry surfaces, latex additive: Hi Rita, Click on www.aquamix.com/ghc.htm Grout Haze Clean-Up Coverage: When diluted, 1 pint (473 ml) yields up to 5 gallons (30 L) of cleaning solution which will clean approximately 300 to 600 sq. ft. (30 m2 to 55 m2) depending on dilution, texture...

Plumbing in the Home: growl in pipes when toilet is filling or washer is filling, city water meter, root intrusion
city water meter, root intrusion, ball cock: Hello The regulator is usually right after the city water meter. If need to see what one looks like go to watts.com. They also have breakdowns on cleaning screens. You could have had all defective ballcocks, does not hurt to change as they can save you...

Plumbing in the Home: grundfos recirculating pump, recirculating pump, water outlets
recirculating pump, water outlets, stop valves: Hi Mike, All things being equal, you described exactly what you need to do. Nothing else is required just make sure you get the correct model and maintain the same orientation of the pump. It is okay for a water heater to have a little air in the top...

Plumbing in the Home: gurgling bubbling toilet, roof vent, vent pipe
roof vent, vent pipe, sewage system: Hey Bill, You snaked out the wrong branch. Go down the lavatory roof vent and run out enough cable after you reach the base to reach the house cleanout. You did open up the cleanout and checked to see if the septic needed pumping didn t you? regards,...

Plumbing in the Home: gurgling drains, kitchen vent, sewer gas
kitchen vent, sewer gas, little water: Hey Coup, Call your condo maintenance and tell them you have a blockage in your kitchen vent. The noise you hear is your sink venting through the trap. Have them check this out at once. A unvented trap can pull the water level down through suction to...

Plumbing in the Home: gurgling drains, vent pipe, birds nest
vent pipe, birds nest, little water: It sounds to me like a venting problem. Maybe the vent pipe on the roof is plugged. Possible causes are a birds nest, ice build up or the vent being covered with snow. Is it possible that the opening is frozen over? If you have one yo cold ask or maintenance...

Plumbing in the Home: gurgling guest toilet repeatedly backing up, iron rust, iron pipes
iron rust, iron pipes, guest toilet: Hi Wendy, i was quoted $400+ for the sewer cam alone -- is that standard? -- i m just a single mom teacher trying to exhaust ALL possibilities before shelling out $$$$$ for the cam that i guess i know is probably necessary! I retired from Arrow Plumbing...

Plumbing in the Home: gurgling sounds in basement sewer drain, lint, grease
lint, grease, diagnosis: HI Usually when a drain gurgles it needs to be cleaned, they fill up with dirt, grease, lint and when the water has no where to go and the air needs to escape this occurs. Either have it cleaned or keep a close eye on. If need more help let me know. DB new...

Plumbing in the Home: gurgling in toliet, septic tank, toliet
septic tank, toliet, good luck: Hey Scott, Do you have a septic tank??? When was the last time it was pumped out??? If you don t have a septic tank then you have a blockage somewhere in your main line and it needs to be snaked out before you have a major backup, consider the gurgling...

Plumbing in the Home: gurgling in tub, tub drains, gurgle
tub drains, gurgle, bathroom sink: Hi Dave, Did the gurgle start when the tub drains or when you flush or drain a sink? A gurgle generally means that you have a blockage in the vent that services the bathroom. The sound you hear is the sound of air being drawn through the trap seal while...

Plumbing in the Home: gurgling and water backing up into bathtub, laundrey, drain cleaners
laundrey, drain cleaners, gurgles: A root killer won t solve your problem but it will kill the roots and give you some time to decide the course of action you should take. After the roots are killed you still might have to get them snaked out of the sewer line. There should be a house cleanout...

Plumbing in the Home: Hammer and low pressure...., resin tank, loud thump
resin tank, loud thump, water ace: Hi Michael, First off, bypass the water softener and have it checked. One last thing, every single morning the water pressure is almost non existent. What could cause this? A faulty check valve in the pressure tank line would let the water bleed...

Plumbing in the Home: Hammer noise, piston type, shower valve
piston type, shower valve, check valve: Is the sound coming from a shower valve or all the faucets. If its just coming from a tub/shower valve it could be the cartridge in the faucet, its probably a piston type cartridge and may need to be changed. if its all the faucets there might be a check...

Plumbing in the Home: Hand Held Shower, lifetime warrenty, soft sprays
lifetime warrenty, soft sprays, camping world: Hi Jon, I might have just what you re looking for. -Camping World has a hand held shower that adjusts to a full cone spray, needle to course, slow to fast pulsating spray. 60 hose and lifetime warrenty. Prices range from White--$26.99, Chrome--$35.59....

Plumbing in the Home: Hard k cooper water line into house from city water system, city water system, public water system
city water system, public water system, slow drip: Hey Pam, Can you get to the elbow? You will have to turn the water off at the main and get it totally dry to apply though and you will need to go around the entire pipe fitting to get the best seal. If so, there is this stuff call JB weld that is a 2 part...

Plumbing in the Home: Hard to remove tub knob, how to fix a leaky tub faucet, screw driver
how to fix a leaky tub faucet, screw driver, phillips head: Hey Kim, There should be a cap in the middle of the knob the can be popped off with a small screw driver, and from there you will see mostly likely a phillips head screw, once you remove that one the knob will come off. So have him try this and see if it...

Plumbing in the Home: HEAT TAPES FOR OUTSIDE PIPES, heat tapes, videos on line
heat tapes, videos on line, cart id: Hello Try any of these 3 links if can t find what you are looking for let me know. http://www.shop.com/op/aprod-p48545680-k24-g1-~plumbing+heat+tapes-nover http://www.alltheindustrials.com/search.aspx?q=Heat%20Tape&rd=1&brand= http://www.beanfarm.com/cgi-bin/store/agora.cgi?cart_id=5557381.26688*xQ7OV3&p_id=70050&xm=on&ppinc=search2...

Plumbing in the Home: HELP, many different things, pvc pipe
many different things, pvc pipe, water line: Hi D, if its a creaking sound from the drains, its from the pvc pipe expanding from the water. if its the water line creaking they may not be secured properly in the walls. its hard to say without hearing the sound myself. it could be from many different things....

Plumbing in the Home: Heat Tape, heat tape, frozen pipe
heat tape, frozen pipe, cold last night: Hello Sometimes when pipes freeze and it is under a trailer 39 out in the open it could still be 32 or less under trailer. Heat tape to test I just feel mine. I also have the same system in MN. Not sure as to how long to defrost, it would depend on how...

Plumbing in the Home: Heat of the water supply to shower, combination boiler, combination boilers
combination boiler, combination boilers, saunier duval: HELLO There is a possibility of a defective faucet and causing the water to circulate, One case is if you are using handheld and shutting water off at the handheld but leaving water on at the valve itself, the water will circulate as hot builds pressure...

Plumbing in the Home: Heating, furnice, heat strips
furnice, heat strips, zone heat: Hey Mike, You have a Florida plumber that s never worked on a heating system. Down here we heat with reverse air or electric heat strips. Id love to answer your question but I simply don t have either the knowledge or the experience. Try one of the other...

Plumbing in the Home: HelloMy husband and I..., health hazzard, water leaks
health hazzard, water leaks, sewer pipes: Hi Jeanne, Sewer gas is a health hazzard and the methane content is indeed explosive. The best way to check is to flush a toilet and then give all the traps the sniff test, don t forget the floor drain. The reason I had you flush the john is to see if you...