Last Activity:11-20-2014 12:24 AM
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Posted in thread: Moving a vent pipe on 11-20-2014 at 02:43 PM
Like a drain the vent should be able to drain down into the sewer. So the question is where
does the where does the other end go? does it tie into another drain stack which will allows
both ends to dr...
Posted in thread: Replacing copper compression fitting on 11-17-2014 at 04:30 AM
Those hoses are pretty common and generally used because the cost of quality copper tubing.
BUT they can rupture and really cause a mess and sometimes they are not long enough.The copper
tubing kits ...
Posted in thread: faucet removal has me stumped on 11-16-2014 at 04:10 AM
Probably right Phish. Pull the handles and remove the escutcheon or nut under the handles and
the spout from the top. then the valve should just drop out of the holes in 1 piece.
Posted in thread: Replacing Cast Iron Water Closet Flange on 11-15-2014 at 08:36 PM
commercial jobs, under grounds. why they wont go with pvc is beyond me but we install
hub/spiget regular. thats why my backs jacked up. running up down ladders with 4" on my
shoulderThat's another thi...
Posted in thread: Kitchen Sink Shut-Off Valve w/Integral Flexible Hose - Seal on 11-15-2014 at 06:11 PM
I misread the original post. You can probably find a threaded cone washer at you hardware
store or one of the big box stores. do an image search. plenty to choose from. you want one
that is threaded ...
Posted in thread: vacuum relief valve on 11-15-2014 at 05:50 PM
Now that is something we don't use here. I looked it up. That could come in handy. Sometimes
when we shut off a multi unit building, the individual WH's siphon out. No access no
control.But do they h...
Posted in thread: vacuum relief valve on 11-15-2014 at 05:36 PM
Is it actually fed from the bottom or from the front or back of heater near the bottom?
Posted in thread: Kohler Bathroom Faucet Question on 11-15-2014 at 05:24 PM
If you're handy should be an easy fix. Just replace the cartridge. The moving parts in it are
not really serviceable. part # GP77548Interactive Diagram Turn off the water.Remove the
handle.Take note ...
Posted in thread: Diverter Installation on 11-15-2014 at 04:01 PM
I hate that. I had a response all typed up and Internet Explorer stopped working just as I was
going to post. :mad:I don't see any reason why you can'tIf the Main Valve can be used for a Tub
Posted in thread: Replacing Cast Iron Water Closet Flange on 11-15-2014 at 03:47 AM
we use poured joints on all my commercial jobs.we still pour lead at closet collars and some
floor drains/floor sinkswe still use hub and spigot cast on rough ins. I make a 20 lb lead
hammer on each r...