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Forum: Water Heaters and Softeners 12-08-2013, 03:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 413
Posted By bhamiltonjr
If you know how to use a multi meter I would...

If you know how to use a multi meter I would first check to see if power is going to heater and making sure both wires have 120v going to them, if so turn your breaker off and check your ohms on...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 06-05-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,004
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Another possibility I have run into before was a...

Another possibility I have run into before was a homeowner had a 75 gallon gas water heater and had just installed a cullagain water softner and filter and it was the heater descaling on the inside...
Forum: Toilets and Sinks 04-29-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,071
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Look like a moen to me ask well

Look like a moen to me ask well
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-27-2013, 01:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,211
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Each well is very different. Most all of Florida...

Each well is very different. Most all of Florida has hard water. It may not be as hard up to 18 grains. If you live in the Tampa area I would look into a company in Odessa called Leveredge. They use...
Forum: Drain and Sewer Cleaning 02-22-2013, 12:32 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 10,678
Posted By bhamiltonjr
How about the inconvenience of not being able to...

How about the inconvenience of not being able to drain anything and having to clean the tub and having to wait for the plumber to show up if he even shows up depending on the company you call my...
Forum: Drain and Sewer Cleaning 02-19-2013, 11:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 10,678
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Why not actually dig up the problem area and...

Why not actually dig up the problem area and replace the pipe where problem is at. That's a permanent solution.
Forum: Septic Tanks 09-11-2012, 02:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,562
Posted By bhamiltonjr
That makes no sense John cause you can't eat...

That makes no sense John cause you can't eat fecies nor toilet paper, and I wouldnt throw scrapes from dinner down the toilet.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 09-09-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,858
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Holy crap thats alot of Vents. Seems like they...

Holy crap thats alot of Vents. Seems like they have everything individually vented.
Forum: Septic Tanks 09-09-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,562
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Have you tried to just put some of that litter in...

Have you tried to just put some of that litter in some water yourself to see what it does and how long it takes to break down if it even breaks down. Cause it doesnt make sense if it gets wet it...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 05-24-2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By bhamiltonjr
its like a pool pump system or a close railroad...

its like a pool pump system or a close railroad track system. Cause the pull or push doesnt effect anything becasue rather its a loop it comming from the end of a hot main line or a mainifold system...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 05-21-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Re-Circ pumps?

What are your thoughts on a Grundfos Re-circ pump that has a manifold installed under furthest fixture and is only a 3/16 HP Pump? I have installed a few so far and havent heard any complaints. Nor...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-26-2012, 11:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 464
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Water Heaters

So I have been informed from my company that in 2015 that any Water Heater greater then 50 Gal will have to have an energy factor of a 2.0 or greater. I have yet to find this anywhere I have been...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-29-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 345
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Anyone need a job???

We are looking to hire some new guys at Ben Franklin Plumbing, Tampa, FL if your are intrested let me know. Top pay and benefits, vacation, personal days, and sick time. 401k
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-28-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 666
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Well the only explantion would be that the shower...

Well the only explantion would be that the shower valve body where the cartridge sits in has to be worn out or have a scratch or grove in it to allow that water to get by. Sounds like you might have...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-26-2012, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,594
Posted By bhamiltonjr
How old is your home. What kind of pipes are you...

How old is your home. What kind of pipes are you drain (Cast Iron, PVC, ABS(thats the black pipe) Galvinized?) Chemicals are never good for metal pipes and can eat the finish off the drains in the...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-26-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 534
Posted By bhamiltonjr
You shold have tried to take the hose off and...

You shold have tried to take the hose off and placed into a bucket to see if hot water then came to determine if the W/M has a problem itself or if someone actually plumbined it in wrong.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-26-2012, 11:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 524
Posted By bhamiltonjr
I havent ever seen handles like that before. Have...

I havent ever seen handles like that before. Have you looked for any type of set screw anywhere on the sides or some sort of locking clip on the backside of handle? Or possibley do that chrome...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-26-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 666
Posted By bhamiltonjr
It looks like a Price Pfister to ma anyways. What...

It looks like a Price Pfister to ma anyways. What did the brands and models say on the package that the cartridge came in? And were do you live? Do you have any white and green looking substance in...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-25-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 480
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Do you have a 2/3 handle shower valve or a single...

Do you have a 2/3 handle shower valve or a single handle style?
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-25-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 480
Posted By bhamiltonjr
You can also try and drain down the entire house...

You can also try and drain down the entire house but shutting off the water main and opening every fixture in home, getting all the water to release from line. Shut everything back up, Turn main...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-24-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,984
Posted By bhamiltonjr
I find this kinda funny, cause I have been...

I find this kinda funny, cause I have been plumbing for 7 yrs and never thought of how to take out a tub W/O shoe other then with the tub wrench or when it brakes to cut out a little section of the...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-21-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,984
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Most definatly cross threaded. If good enough you...

Most definatly cross threaded. If good enough you can re-cross thread back to normal if not you can cut a hole on bottom backside of wall that the drin is on, if accessable. You can also patch wall...
Forum: Plumbing Building Code 02-19-2012, 02:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,579
Posted By bhamiltonjr
That is awesome I was thinking about the can tech...

That is awesome I was thinking about the can tech way but wondered if I could actually pass on my own. I just don't much of the business side and did my apprenticship at SCTI in Sarasota and have a...
Forum: Plumbing Building Code 02-15-2012, 02:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,579
Posted By bhamiltonjr
Does anyone know exactly what was on fl masters...

Does anyone know exactly what was on fl masters test
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-12-2012, 01:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 951
Posted By bhamiltonjr
I can't find anything in our state code book...

I can't find anything in our state code book about running traps. So if I were just to put a new vent pipe on the line that would be running to new location even though it would be doubled trapped...
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