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Posted in thread: New basement project on 04-24-2015 at 02:07 AM
Depends on what kind of pressure you have now. 1\2" is going to give you volume trouble.
Pressure can boost volume some what but that is only because it will push it faster through the
system, but at ...
Posted in thread: Bowl Water Level too Low!! on 04-24-2015 at 01:59 AM
Mr. David....anyone tell you your toilet is half-assed? :DThat's all it can support. :cool:
Posted in thread: Upstairs Tub/Shower Leak on 04-24-2015 at 01:46 AM
Because the drain was horizontal. I fixed it! Does it leak now?? I smell fish. Not saying
you're wrong because you can see more than I can.You would be surprised at how many times I go
look at a leak ...
Posted in thread: what're the odds... rebar hole in sewer line... on 04-24-2015 at 01:36 AM
expose more pipe. Don't use No-hub couplings. they are made for no hub soil pipe and fitting.
NH pipe and fitting are slightly smaller in diameter than you ABS/PVS sch 40 pipe. There are
Posted in thread: Upstairs Tub/Shower Leak on 04-24-2015 at 01:13 AM
remove the spout and cap the nipple. remove shower head and arm flange from wall. cap the
shower arm, remove the valve cover plate so you can peek inside the wall turn on valve. any
water dripping dow...
Posted in thread: Kitchen Sink Strainer Body Oozing Putty on 04-24-2015 at 01:02 AM
nut needs be more than hand tight unless you might have a cheap plastic strainer and the
instruction explicitly said hand tighten only because it's poorly made and they don't want you
to break it.
Posted in thread: Floodsafe piece of junk on 04-24-2015 at 12:57 AM
Thanks for sharing.
Posted in thread: Bowl Water Level too Low!! on 04-24-2015 at 12:46 AM
Just to check and make sure the bowl is refilling to it's max level. Take a pitcher of water
and SLOWLY pour water into bowl. If you pour to fast you may cause it to syphon out. If the
water level doe...
Posted in thread: Upstairs Tub/Shower Leak on 04-24-2015 at 12:34 AM
leaking where? let's presume you mean from the ceiling below tub.slip on spouts are notorious
for o-ring failure. Loosen up the allen set screw on bottom of spout. if the copper tube is not
Posted in thread: Shower Drain Leak on 04-23-2015 at 02:46 PM
The new shower drain with lead wool & oakum caulked joint.this is how I fix them. I never use
plastic drains. I toss the gasket and use lead wool and oakum. They get packed tight into
joint. No need f...