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Posted in thread: Happy 4th of July! on 07-12-2014 at 02:26 PM
Had a great 4th watching fireworks with my wife and kids on Sea Island, GA. Plenty of sun, fun
and cold beer. Nice vacation.
Posted in thread: Need help ID'ing shower valve roughin. on 06-22-2014 at 02:04 PM
I'm with biz on the type of cartridge (Estora), but if they say it's not theirs maybe you could
try Kingston. It looks identical to a model of Kingston, but the brass limiter on the cartridge
Posted in thread: What did you do today? on 04-23-2014 at 02:40 AM
I took my daughter to her first band recital while wifey went to see Bruce Springteen. My
little girl did great, yet strangely I find myself craving red wine marinated liver while
fantasizing about ri...
Posted in thread: What guns do you own? on 04-23-2014 at 02:06 AM
That's a beautiful collection you guys have.I haven't fired a weapon in 22 years. My wife is
adamant about not having any, with the kids and all that...she probably doesn't trust herself
Posted in thread: New anti-siphon valve on hose bib leaks on 04-23-2014 at 12:53 AM
I'm curios if the photo you provided is the actual bib w/vacuum breaker? If so, it doesn't look
like it's threaded all the way on and the tamper-proof set screw is already set in place.
Posted in thread: New anti-siphon valve on hose bib leaks on 04-23-2014 at 12:50 AM
Or on the other side of the spectrum, it may have been cross threaded and isn't tight enough.
Also, if it has a tamper-proof screw on the side be sure it is taken out before installing so
that it does...
Posted in thread: Water Heater Makes a Banging Noise on 04-22-2014 at 07:08 PM
Thanks for the many details. More questions may need to be asked to help you since a problem
like this is tricky to diagnose at your home and even more difficult over the internet, so
please bear with...
Posted in thread: Happy Easter everyone! on 04-20-2014 at 01:59 PM
Hoppy Easter to you, too.
Posted in thread: Purpose of this plug? on 04-20-2014 at 01:41 PM
I don't recognize what it's even used for. Maybe some more details and photos from other
Posted in thread: Two 50 gal hot water heaters - one or two expansion tanks? on 04-19-2014 at 01:15 PM
No, I don't think you got conned. It is more likely that lack of experience on the plumbers
part and the excuses that falsely justified the installation is making you feel that way. While
the work is ...