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Forum: Water Heaters and Softeners 04-11-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By johnjh2o
Are you sure it's tripping because of temperature...

Are you sure it's tripping because of temperature and not pressure? Is there a thermo expansion tank on the heater?
Forum: General Plumbing Help 04-10-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 450
Posted By johnjh2o
I may be missing something but the picture you...

I may be missing something but the picture you posted is a mixing valve with a cartridge.
Forum: Showers and Tubs 04-08-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 375
Posted By johnjh2o
Most faucets have hot and cold stems. You may...

Most faucets have hot and cold stems. You may have two hot stems.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 04-08-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 104
Posted By johnjh2o
There is a temperature setting on the tank.

There is a temperature setting on the tank.
Forum: Toilets and Sinks 04-05-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By johnjh2o
I have never seen a faucet as your friend...

I have never seen a faucet as your friend describes. All handles can be removed. Post a picture of the faucet I'm sure we can help you.
Forum: Showers and Tubs 04-05-2014, 01:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 116
Posted By johnjh2o
The wing tight will work. But before installing...

The wing tight will work. But before installing it get the PVC pulled up to the correct height. Then pour some cement around it to hold it in place.
Forum: Plumbing Products 04-04-2014, 02:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 361
Posted By johnjh2o
From your description the line must be exposed....

From your description the line must be exposed. So why not just replace it with SCH 40 PVC?
Forum: Drain and Sewer Cleaning 04-01-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 167
Posted By johnjh2o
If it's not broken don't fix it.

If it's not broken don't fix it.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 04-01-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 91
Posted By johnjh2o
That would hold the leak but why not just replace...

That would hold the leak but why not just replace the washer in the hose bib?
Forum: Drain and Sewer Cleaning 04-01-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 167
Posted By johnjh2o
If the line is snaked from the top floor he will...

If the line is snaked from the top floor he will clear the vertical line. But there may be horizontal waste arms that need to be done from under each sink.
Forum: Septic Tanks 03-31-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 586
Posted By johnjh2o
Most towns will not issue a building permit until...

Most towns will not issue a building permit until you have a approved septic plain.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-31-2014, 01:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 302
Posted By johnjh2o
The pipe it's connected to is a 3/8" chrome...

The pipe it's connected to is a 3/8" chrome plated brass nipple. Use two wrenches when trying to remove the valve. One to turn the valve the other to hold back on the nipple.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-30-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 133
Posted By johnjh2o
You should be able to find that cutter at one of...

You should be able to find that cutter at one of the big box stores.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-30-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 133
Posted By johnjh2o
It should be fixable from inside. Cut the fitting...

It should be fixable from inside. Cut the fitting off as close to the block wall as possible. Then using inside pipe cutter cut the pipe then add a coupling and a new section of pipe....
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-26-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 179
Posted By johnjh2o
I think he needs those lines as they feed the...

I think he needs those lines as they feed the kitchen sink.:D
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-26-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 884
Posted By johnjh2o
Your plumber of ten years more then likely has...

Your plumber of ten years more then likely has never installed a shower valve that is not balance pressure. Balance pressure has been required for more then ten years. I have been doing plumbing for...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-26-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 884
Posted By johnjh2o
That is a Moen faucet but it is not anti-scald.

That is a Moen faucet but it is not anti-scald.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-25-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 132
Posted By johnjh2o
That is a Moen faucet. To replace the cartridge...

That is a Moen faucet. To replace the cartridge pull the chrome sleeve off. Under that you will see a small brass clip on the top side that needs to be removed. Then the cartridge pulls out. This is...
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-21-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By johnjh2o
What type test did they do? There is no way to do...

What type test did they do? There is no way to do a water or air test with all the fixtures connected.
Forum: Toilets and Sinks 03-20-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By johnjh2o
Replace the flapper.

Replace the flapper.
Forum: Showers and Tubs 03-12-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By johnjh2o
All those fittings are galvanized cast fittings....

All those fittings are galvanized cast fittings. Cut out as much as you can. Then take a hammer to the hub of the fitting were it connects to the vent. After a few blows the fitting will crack then...
Forum: Toilets and Sinks 03-07-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 399
Posted By johnjh2o
What he has is a lead bend. Sani-seal won't work.

What he has is a lead bend. Sani-seal won't work.
Forum: Water Heaters and Softeners 03-07-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,117
Posted By johnjh2o
I'm convinced but others won't be.

I'm convinced but others won't be.
Forum: General Plumbing Help 03-07-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By johnjh2o
You don't use primer on CPVC. You do on PVC.

You don't use primer on CPVC. You do on PVC.
Forum: Water Heaters and Softeners 03-06-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,117
Posted By johnjh2o
Don't count on it I'm sure CHRISM will have more...

Don't count on it I'm sure CHRISM will have more to say. :D
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