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Forum: General Plumbing Help 07-27-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 110
Posted By jdc
https://www.noelsplumbingsupply.com/ Eric at...

https://www.noelsplumbingsupply.com/

Eric at Noel's should be able to find it for you. If not, its not available any longer
Forum: General Plumbing Help 01-07-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 290
Posted By jdc
Correct. I was saying IF its vented and sloped...

Correct. I was saying IF its vented and sloped properly. Since you already addressed that issue, I didnt feel compelled to do so again.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 01-07-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
Posted By jdc
Yep one if not both are freezing. The reason you...

Yep one if not both are freezing. The reason you get a "BAM" back on is because your faucet is pressure balanced. If one side or the other has frozen, you wont get water from the other. When...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 01-07-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By jdc
If I'm correct that the wet spot is the subfloor...

If I'm correct that the wet spot is the subfloor then I'd start where the sink drain goes into the wall inside the cabinet. You may have a cracked fitting, a bad solvent weld joint, etc. That is, if...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 01-07-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 290
Posted By jdc
If it's sloped and vented properly the tub isnt...

If it's sloped and vented properly the tub isnt going to drain into your 3" combo. One thing I'm wondering though....if that tee goes to the tub, where's the trap?
Forum: General Plumbing Help 01-07-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By jdc
You can turn off the gas to the water heater and...

You can turn off the gas to the water heater and still leave the heat on. Look for a gas valve on the line going to the water heater itself. You can also turn off the water and leave the gas on to...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 08-22-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 607
Posted By jdc
Would a 3/4"X1/4" bushing work or is the thread...

Would a 3/4"X1/4" bushing work or is the thread pattern on the 1/4" wrong?
Forum: General Plumbing Help 05-05-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By jdc
The way Ive piped them is to put a ball valve on...

The way Ive piped them is to put a ball valve on the outlet piping from the BFP, then a boiler drain. In the late fall, I can remove the BFP, shut off the ball valve, hook the compressor up to the...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 05-03-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By jdc
you're not going to gravity drain an irrigation...

you're not going to gravity drain an irrigation system and get all the water out. Also, I wouldnt be comfortable just opening up the checks on my backflow preventer and assuming Ive eliminated the...
Forum: Toilets and Sinks 03-11-2014, 02:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,001
Posted By jdc
I agree with phish. Doesnt seem to be much there....

I agree with phish. Doesnt seem to be much there. In addition, looks low to my eye.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-26-2014, 03:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 989
Posted By jdc
I had this problem with a UK tub and shower...

I had this problem with a UK tub and shower faucet that a friend had purchased on ebay. The only thing I could do was to solder the connections. Luckily, the threads were brass and the adapters were...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-10-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 513
Posted By jdc
That appears to be a Blazemaster CPVC sprinkler...

That appears to be a Blazemaster CPVC sprinkler head adapter.

Looks to me like you're going to need to cut out the tee in order to replace the adapter. They do make a sprinkler head tee with...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 02-05-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 402
Posted By jdc
I found quite a few online. Google "adjustable...

I found quite a few online. Google "adjustable shower arm"
Forum: Plumbing Products 01-19-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,435
Posted By jdc
If you're still looking, I'd give these guys a...

If you're still looking, I'd give these guys a call. They can usually identify and find hard to find parts off of a picture. Ask for Eric or Aaron.

http://www.noelsplumbingsupply.com/
Forum: General Plumbing Help 01-14-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,155
Posted By jdc
The fact that you were getting alot of air and...

The fact that you were getting alot of air and the wet area near the meter makes me think that you have a broken line. I know you said the wet area was before the meter, but that doesnt mean that the...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 12-27-2013, 01:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,924
Posted By jdc
Agreed. That looks like cast iron and not a minor...

Agreed. That looks like cast iron and not a minor crack. Either way, the only proper fix is to cut it out and replace it.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 12-27-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 520
Posted By jdc
try turning it just a 1/4 turn (90 degrees) and...

try turning it just a 1/4 turn (90 degrees) and see if that doesnt shut it off. Sounds like you have a stop broken. It still should shut off. It just wont stop at full open or full closed. Thats my...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 12-24-2013, 02:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,190
Posted By jdc
you'll only need a cold supply going to the water...

you'll only need a cold supply going to the water heater. Some of the Eemax heaters (the brand I am most familiar with) have an adjustable thermostat while others dont. It all depends on the model....
Forum: General Plumbing Help 12-23-2013, 04:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,190
Posted By jdc
Yes, you will need a thermostatic mixing valve...

Yes, you will need a thermostatic mixing valve for a sensor faucet. However, unless you have a circulating pump or a point of use water heater, it is going to take a bit for the water to get warm....
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-19-2013, 08:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,715
Posted By jdc
The first thing you're going to have to do is...

The first thing you're going to have to do is determine exactly where the leak originates. This is going to require you to remove more drywall. I'd do it from the laundry room side of the wall. You...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-15-2013, 01:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 733
Posted By jdc
I see the water droplet on the threaded...

I see the water droplet on the threaded tailpiece. Did you apply thread sealant on the male threads? Could be that too.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 12-06-2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,468
Posted By jdc
Wow...didnt realize I'd get "corrected" for...

Wow...didnt realize I'd get "corrected" for pointing out the obvious; that this guy's aquaintance had no idea what he was talking about. I thought I was rather polite, but I suppose I could have...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 12-06-2012, 03:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,468
Posted By jdc
Whoever told you that has no knowledge of...

Whoever told you that has no knowledge of plumbing. All fixtures are trapped. Either there is an integrated trap built into the fixture (water closet, urinal, etc) or a trap is installed when the...
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