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Forum: General Plumbing Help 07-22-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 335
Posted By johnjh2o
You appear to be trying to sell the product. May...

You appear to be trying to sell the product. May I suggest you take a 2nd look at the post. The problem is not with PVC,ABS or CPVC pipe.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 07-17-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 101
Posted By johnjh2o
Working in the space they had fittings were the...

Working in the space they had fittings were the way to do it.
Forum: Toilets and Sinks 07-17-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By johnjh2o
It should be no problem. Plumbers putty doesn't...

It should be no problem. Plumbers putty doesn't get hard.
Forum: Septic Tanks 07-17-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 275
Posted By johnjh2o
If all is OK the water level in the tank should...

If all is OK the water level in the tank should be just at the height of the bottom of the exit line.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 07-17-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 101
Posted By johnjh2o
Hopefully the mains are 3/4" with 1/2" branches...

Hopefully the mains are 3/4" with 1/2" branches to each fixture. Pex pipe has a small ID then copper.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 07-16-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 243
Posted By johnjh2o
There was at one time a manufacture that had...

There was at one time a manufacture that had handles that just pushed on. That may be what you have, try just pulling them straight up.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 07-15-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 190
Posted By johnjh2o
For a temporary repair a O ring backed up with a...

For a temporary repair a O ring backed up with a washer would work better then T-tape.
Forum: Drain and Sewer Cleaning 07-13-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 110
Posted By johnjh2o
The older I get the more my bladder acts like a...

The older I get the more my bladder acts like a slow running drain:D
Forum: Showers and Tubs 07-09-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 146
Posted By johnjh2o
There is no clip. Remove the large nut that's...

There is no clip. Remove the large nut that's what holds the cartridge in.
Forum: Showers and Tubs 07-08-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 137
Posted By johnjh2o
Take a look inside the handle. It sounds like the...

Take a look inside the handle. It sounds like the stop is broken.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 07-04-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 193
Posted By johnjh2o
There is a stop made with both 3/8" O.D. x 1/4"...

There is a stop made with both 3/8" O.D. x 1/4" O.D. compression nuts. That's what you need.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 07-01-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 171
Posted By johnjh2o
Sounds like the main valve isn't holding 100% or...

Sounds like the main valve isn't holding 100% or the water is siphoning out of the toilet tank. Turn the valve off on the toilet.
Forum: Showers and Tubs 06-30-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By johnjh2o
Post a picture of the faucet with the trim and...

Post a picture of the faucet with the trim and someone may be able to identify it for you.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 06-29-2014, 01:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 474
Posted By johnjh2o
That explanation makes no sense to me.

That explanation makes no sense to me.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 06-28-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 524
Posted By johnjh2o
Sure sounds that way.

Sure sounds that way.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 06-28-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 474
Posted By johnjh2o
The reasoning behind not running a vent...

The reasoning behind not running a vent horizontal below the flood rim is if the waste line should become plugged the vent line could fill with debris clogging the vent and remaining after the line...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 06-28-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 474
Posted By johnjh2o
Assuming the waste line is 18" off the floor the...

Assuming the waste line is 18" off the floor the length of the riser above the tee would need to be 24". I'm not seeing that.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 06-28-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 474
Posted By johnjh2o
The horizontal section of the vent must be 6"...

The horizontal section of the vent must be 6" above the flood rim of the sink. Can't tell for sure but it looks to be a little low.
Forum: Toilets and Sinks 06-24-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 229
Posted By johnjh2o
There is a snap ring but to see it you have to...

There is a snap ring but to see it you have to push the lower ring up towards the sink.
Forum: Pumps and Wells 06-24-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 160
Posted By johnjh2o
That looks like a thermo expansion tank not a...

That looks like a thermo expansion tank not a pressure tank.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 06-20-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By johnjh2o
Turn the water off under the sink and remove one...

Turn the water off under the sink and remove one of the stems. Take it to a plumbing supply or a big box store. You should be able to find an O ring that will fit.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 06-18-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 118
Posted By johnjh2o
There should be a valve on the gas line....

There should be a valve on the gas line. Depending on what your looking to do a better choice could be to turn the gas valve on the front of the heater to pilot.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 06-17-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By johnjh2o
It just lifts out. The only thing holding it in...

It just lifts out. The only thing holding it in after the nut is removed is a O ring.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 06-17-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 122
Posted By johnjh2o
How much anti-freeze did he use? To winterize a...

How much anti-freeze did he use? To winterize a hot water heating system would require quite a bit of anti-freeze depending on the size of the system.
Forum: Showers and Tubs 06-15-2014, 01:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 146
Posted By johnjh2o
A picture of the trim may help us identify it.

A picture of the trim may help us identify it.
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