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  • Posted in thread: Noise coming out of water system on 08-31-2015 at 11:48 PM
    Well. I have my learned factoids of the day.I had no idea a water meter worked in that
    fashion.Let's see now-1) HOT on the L, COLD on the R...2) Shiat flows downhill...3) Note
    boiling point of saliva....

  • Posted in thread: Need some help and advice on 08-31-2015 at 01:37 AM
    20 gallons are not widely used and often cost more than a 30 gallon.The sediments make it hard
    to drain. I replace the drain cock with a ball valve but if you have a plastic drain cock there
    is a big ...

  • Posted in thread: No Hot Water Coming out of Master Shower... on 08-30-2015 at 07:06 PM
    You should replace the spool. There is a smaller cylinder inside the spool you tool out. That
    slides back and forth when ever there is a pressure difference between the hot and cold. like
    if someone f...

  • Posted in thread: Floor Drains? on 08-30-2015 at 04:24 PM
    Drain for the WS discharge? you don't need a floor drain. is there a laundry drain nearby. the
    discharge can be go into the laundry stand pipe with an air gap connection. you can pre pipe
    the discharg...

  • Posted in thread: How to unsolder and extend this short Cu pipe? on 08-30-2015 at 04:09 PM
    get a pro. Not a DIY. make sure they are bonded and insured so you're covered if they do burn
    your house down.Open the wall above is your safest way.Did a similar repair BUT this was on a
    horizontal w...

  • Posted in thread: How long do pipes last for? on 08-30-2015 at 03:33 PM
    Frodo's a Lawyer? man of many talents. Frodo, I'm not going to dispute the legalities of what
    you said because I'm not a lawyer. You want legal advice ask a lawyer. My wife works in the
    legal field, a...

  • Posted in thread: Shower valve questions on 08-28-2015 at 04:30 AM
    Hold on. Looks like Price Pfister trim. Is that trim the same as what you took off?tack off one
    of the chrome escutcheons and handles and snap a photo.Normally those handle will cover more of
    the escu...

  • Posted in thread: No Hot Water Coming out of Master Shower... on 08-28-2015 at 04:20 AM
    yeah most likely the spoolBUT if that doesn't work, turn off the water and remove the hot stop
    valve.I just repaired one the other day. It was not a moentrol with the spool but same core.
    His water he...

  • Posted in thread: plumbing under kitchen sink... on 08-28-2015 at 04:09 AM
    I am wondering why he ran the hot and cold to the left of the cast iron pipe then back across
    to the 2 new stop valves and then stacked the valves instead of putting one to the left and one
    to the rig...

  • Posted in thread: What guns do you own? on 08-28-2015 at 03:59 AM
    Make sure you send them to a hunter safety class before you set them loose.

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