Last Activity:08-29-2013 1:01 AM
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Posted in thread: Hot Water Tank Noise on 08-29-2013 at 01:01 AM
I would call the manufacturer. Chances are if it's that new it may be under warranty. Call them
first because they may send their own preferred vendor to fix it.
Posted in thread: Basement Bathroom Rough-In Drainage and Venting on 08-24-2013 at 01:57 AM
Where do you see a dry vent? The first Y after the toilet is being washed by the shower, and
the one further down the line is being washed by the lav.One of the pictures was correct but
this mobile ap...
Posted in thread: Basement Bathroom Rough-In Drainage and Venting on 08-23-2013 at 02:05 PM
Hey John. Thanks for the response, you seem to know what you're talking about. I'm a buddy of
the OP and I created that last image as a better starting point. Would you mind if I pick
your(and anyone ...
Posted in thread: Need Faucet Advice on 08-22-2013 at 04:24 PM
Sounds like when you shut the water off your galvanized piping could have let some scale fall
off inside the pipe and clog up the new faucet. I fight this all the time since newer faucets
Posted in thread: What is this drain line for? on 08-06-2013 at 10:47 PM
I don't see a 2" vent connection that you took a picture of. You have a back water valve
Posted in thread: Fluidmaster 400 Problem? on 08-06-2013 at 02:47 PM
I would recommend buying a toto drake toilet. I have one in my house and although the fill
valve will fail eventually the toilet has never backed up in 5 years. Just a suggestion though.
Posted in thread: Fluidmaster 400 Problem? on 08-06-2013 at 03:32 AM
As far as the toilet overflowing, it would only overflow if it was plugged up. Otherwise the
water should just leak down the sewer.
Posted in thread: Fluidmaster 400 Problem? on 08-06-2013 at 03:30 AM
Yes it can, if you have a fill valve with a balloon on the end, it may get stuck against the
side of the tank. I would test it a few times for obstructions. If it seems to long, you can
screw it in cl...
Posted in thread: Advice on heating system on 08-02-2013 at 02:15 PM
Tanks continue to corrode as long as there is water inside the tank. Although #2 is not doing
much, it still has hot water flowing through it. That is what I mean by you are waisting the
lifespan of t...
Posted in thread: Advice on heating system on 08-02-2013 at 12:43 AM
This system is not setup very efficiently. First of all the piggy back method is a waist of
space. Just like stated above #2 will rarely operate. Infant it will not do much until #1
fails. If you're p...