Last Activity:10-23-2014 10:59 PM
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Posted in thread: how to avoid burn-out when soldering? on 10-24-2014 at 01:07 PM
I have seen to many guys use an excessively hot torch. I try to tell them it's like cooking.
You don't fry and egg with the flame on high. turn it down, move it around. the small gap
between the pipe ...
Posted in thread: Washing machine drain is backing up on 10-23-2014 at 02:36 AM
Older homes often have only a 1-1/2" drain and stand pipe. New washers have higher pump outputs
and some of those old drains just can't take the higher output. 2" is the current required
Posted in thread: A simple queston that I HOPE will have a simple answer on 10-23-2014 at 02:29 AM
If its on a slab it can be hard to do but sometimes you can open the wall and change the waste
and overflow assembly. If you have access below it's a little easier. Depends on the plumber
and the cond...
Posted in thread: Removing Allen screw from Delta shower valve on 10-23-2014 at 02:02 AM
PB Blaster will stink up the place but it works really good.Drill out.
Posted in thread: Back to back toilets on 10-22-2014 at 04:55 AM
bend the end of your cable. Hold it so you know which way the bend is. stick it in the closet
bend with curve up .Then rotate it so curve is down as you push it in a little more until it
stops . Fell ...
Posted in thread: fixing a screw up on 10-22-2014 at 02:51 AM
Stuff happens. We all have our Oops!! stories. If your proud of how you fixed it let us know.
If it's a whacked hack job, best keep it to yourself. Come on back and share your pain and
Posted in thread: Question about my heating system on 10-22-2014 at 02:39 AM
Let me know if you look into it some more.This I believe answers your question.
Posted in thread: fixing a screw up on 10-22-2014 at 02:02 AM
Bust out the concrete saw and jackhammer OR
Posted in thread: Question about my heating system on 10-22-2014 at 01:49 AM
I'm backThis link for a manual looks like your Gas fired boiler. I was looking at an oil fired
boiler but the connections looked wrong.ultraboilermanual.pdf#9 in my snapshot looks like your
pipe in qu...
Posted in thread: Question about my heating system on 10-22-2014 at 01:26 AM
1st thing I did was try to grab and drag your picture to look at what's next the heater. I see
a T&P to the left, so is there a hot water storage tank next to the heater? I see a grundfros