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Forum: Drain and Sewer Cleaning Today, 04:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 36
Posted By havasu
Could it be at the perimeter foundation? The...

Could it be at the perimeter foundation? The weight of the house collapsed and shifted the pipe?
Forum: Drain and Sewer Cleaning Today, 03:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 36
Posted By havasu
I'd dig a hole 29'2" out and find out for your...

I'd dig a hole 29'2" out and find out for your own eyes.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-20-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 320
Posted By havasu
Holy crap! Look who the cat dragged in!

Holy crap! Look who the cat dragged in!
Forum: Plumbing Products 02-19-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 10,138
Posted By havasu
Many folks I know throw gallons of vinegar down...

Many folks I know throw gallons of vinegar down their drains on a weekly basis. They believe it keeps the pipes smelling fresh. I think you are just throwing good money down the drain. Tree roots...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-18-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 178
Posted By havasu
But yet we are magically able to tell you how to...

But yet we are magically able to tell you how to fix your problem with what you posted?

Just funnin ya. Please post up pictures, tell us exactly when and where it is leaking, only when the faucet...
Forum: Drain and Sewer Cleaning 02-18-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 64
Posted By havasu
If not used properly, some pressure washers have...

If not used properly, some pressure washers have the ability to cut holes on PVC, copper and ABS lines. Just wanted to throw out that blanket warning since there are just too many variables to say...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-17-2018, 12:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By havasu
Looks like home built water hammer arrestors....

Looks like home built water hammer arrestors. They make smaller ones that you could easily replace with.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-16-2018, 03:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By havasu
Awesome. Let us know how it worked.

Awesome. Let us know how it worked.
Forum: Toilets and Sinks 02-16-2018, 03:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 136
Posted By havasu
By the way, you can usually use your thumb to...

By the way, you can usually use your thumb to turn the phillips head looking rod counter clockwise to increase the water level. It should go up to the black arrow on the back side of your tank wall,...
Forum: Toilets and Sinks 02-16-2018, 03:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 136
Posted By havasu
With those low flow toilets, you need to adjust...

With those low flow toilets, you need to adjust the water level to just below the overflow tube (black tube with the hole going down). This should fix your problem.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-16-2018, 03:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By havasu
I'd give it a sanding and give it a shot, Can you...

I'd give it a sanding and give it a shot, Can you hold a tape measure against the male extension to see how much meat you got to glue?
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-16-2018, 03:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 139
Posted By havasu
Awesome job. If you feel we may have helped you...

Awesome job. If you feel we may have helped you somewhat, feel free to donate to this company to keep the lights on. We who post in here do this as a volunteer service, so every penny will offset the...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-16-2018, 03:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 79
Posted By havasu
Install an inline filter.

Install an inline filter.
Forum: Toilets and Sinks 02-16-2018, 03:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 136
Posted By havasu
Is your tank completely full when you flush? If...

Is your tank completely full when you flush? If you say "I don't know" then I would suspect a flapper that is leaking the water slowly into the bowl, and when you flush, there isn't any (or much)...
Forum: Plumbing Products 02-15-2018, 01:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 71
Posted By havasu
I also mentioned this when i took the survey!

I also mentioned this when i took the survey!
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-14-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 139
Posted By havasu
You need to remove that black plastic clip to get...

You need to remove that black plastic clip to get to the nut. Try prying off the white c clamp, which should allow the black plastic piece to release. Once removed, use a long plumber's socket and...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-14-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By havasu
I had a similar issue years ago. It took all day...

I had a similar issue years ago. It took all day to find the correct size rebuild kits, and seemed to always leak. I finally cut out all the brass valves and replaced them with plastic Rainbird...
Forum: Showers and Tubs 02-14-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By havasu
Just guessing, I would soak overnight with PB...

Just guessing, I would soak overnight with PB Blaster. The following day, I would shut off the water throughout the entire house. Use a large crescent wrench, size to the large notches. Unthread...
Forum: Plumbing Products 02-14-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 71
Posted By havasu
I took this test and was very generic. I also...

I took this test and was very generic. I also confirmed the IP address so this appears to be a legit survey. Although it is not normally allowed to be posted, I will leave this up for a few days to...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-12-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 228
Posted By havasu
Chisel out the concrete and replace that section...

Chisel out the concrete and replace that section of PVC. Yep, a real pain but nothing else will fix it properly.
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2018, 12:14 AM
Replies: 3,333
Views: 157,329
Posted By havasu
Did they place the customary paper umbrella at...

Did they place the customary paper umbrella at the top of the drink for you?
Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2018, 03:30 AM
Replies: 3,333
Views: 157,329
Posted By havasu
I hear David can drink pretty good. His kidneys...

I hear David can drink pretty good. His kidneys and liver are only worth half of a normal person so be careful!
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-09-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 186
Posted By havasu
How about adding a ball valve downstream? Once...

How about adding a ball valve downstream? Once installed, you can fully open the gate valve and leave it forever.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-09-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 140
Posted By havasu
The threads seem pretty much gone, and I really...

The threads seem pretty much gone, and I really don't believe a thread chaser will work. Also, with the amount of rust on the outside of that pipe, is seems it may have been leaking for quite some...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-08-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 141
Posted By havasu
Could this be as a result of freezing weather?

Could this be as a result of freezing weather?
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