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Posted in thread: Prep cast iron for no hub couplings on 08-29-2016 at 02:01 AM
Sometimes I find a layer of scale and dirt that I have to tap off with a hammer . tap to hard
and you crack the old pipe.chip off any lump with a metal putty knife. I have also use a very
coarse rasp ...
Posted in thread: Kitchen Sink to Basement Bath Waste & Vent on 08-27-2016 at 03:44 PM
you can not connect the vents below floor. They need to connect 6" above flood rim of all
fixtures.You have to take the vents off the drain at a minimum of 45 degrees from horizontal to
also prevent f...
Posted in thread: shower bath diverter issue on 08-27-2016 at 03:20 PM
The tub spout is loose because they probably did a poor job of securing it in the wall. What
was sticking out of the wall for the tub filler before they tiled it.Copper or pex?If they just
Posted in thread: Bradford White Defender lp water heater - urgently need help on 08-27-2016 at 02:55 PM
Air in the line? That's a good one :rolleyes:one more try. The plate that closes up the burn
box has a gasket that seals the burn box. Maybe was not put on right, or has a gap, and the
noise is gettin...
Posted in thread: Dolina Modern Bathroom Toilet installation help on 08-27-2016 at 04:07 AM
3. The install instructions above show that I will need to drill holes in the floor and fix the
toilet? Can this be done on my case? I went to a plumbing vendor and he said that he has never
Posted in thread: Dolina Modern Bathroom Toilet installation help on 08-27-2016 at 03:53 AM
Those are kind of generic installation instructions. Not very specific to your toilet.Ignore
the layout instructions because the 2 hole you have to drill are not centered with the drain so
Posted in thread: Dolina Modern Bathroom Toilet installation help on 08-26-2016 at 05:04 AM
Do not drill holes in the china toilet. You will destroy it. I briefly looked at the direction
but need more time to look at them more thoroughly.No time now. Be patient and don't rush into
it. I will...
Posted in thread: Washer machine drain overflowing on 08-26-2016 at 04:47 AM
Call and have the drain cleaned by someone with the right equipment.A hand auger is not gonna
Posted in thread: Bradford White Defender lp water heater - urgently need help on 08-26-2016 at 04:41 AM
Are you sure he installed a propane valve and not a natural gas one? It should be red like the
one in the link in my previous postLook in the site glass. pilot should be small and blue.maybe
you hear ...
Posted in thread: Symmons Temptrol Leak on 08-26-2016 at 04:34 AM
Even the new spindle my customer procured from Symmons leaked. so I doubled up the O-rings.For
others viewing this thread I added a picture of what we are talking about.The spindle is held
in the valv...