Nasty Rust In Your Water
Nasty Rust In Your Water
When you're dealing with rust in your tap water, there is a chance that the problem requires a multi-task approach. Some of the most common reasons for rusty water are old pipes, or a broken water heater. Rusty pipes are ...
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Dealing With A Backed Up Drain?
Dealing With A Backed Up Drain?
Black water/gunk that is backing up into your sink is a sign of severe blockage in your pipes. The darkness in the water is bacteria and other material accumulating in your pipes, which is why it's important to wear glove ...
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Galvanized Piping in Old Homes (Part Two)
Galvanized Piping in Old Homes (Part Two)
Replacing the entire supply line of a house can be quite a project, but you'll thank yourself later, since you won't have to do this kind of work for quite a while. If you're trying to restore an old house, it will only b ...
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Galvanized Piping in Old Homes
Galvanized Piping in Old Homes
When I worked with my father rehabbing old houses, one thing I learned was that electrical and plumbing are two of the most difficult aspects of reviving an old structure. But my father did much of the work himself when ...
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Installing Pipes in Concrete Wall Blocks
Installing Pipes in Concrete Wall Blocks
This is not an easy venture when it comes to pipe installation. The manual process of drilling a hole through concrete can be harrowing at best, and the equipment necessary to get the job done can be expensive. However, ...
Few tips to deal with the dreaded frozen pipes
Few tips to deal with the dreaded frozen pipes
While you might be sitting relaxed in your couch, having a sip of beer and thinking your plumbing system is working just perfect since the odds of a pipe bursting and flooding your apartment are almost nil, there's someth ...
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Fixing Copper Pipes
Fixing Copper Pipes
When it comes to fixing copper pipes, it is a fairly easy process that requires simple tools, and you have several options at your disposal. One method is the soldering route. Once you find the source of the leak, you're ...
The Dreaded Frozen Pipe
The Dreaded Frozen Pipe
It's that time of year when frozen pipes will become an issue. If you have any kind of exposed pipe outdoors, then this would be the first place to check. But sometimes ice can form in pipes in more precarious positions l ...