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Posted in thread: Pilot Light on water heater on 05-24-2017 at 04:08 AM
That heater is 14 yrs old. If the thermocouple was replaced and still going out, could be a lot
of things. Pilot valve inside the thermostat. Check the vent.Length of vent has to be a minimum
of 5Ft f...
Posted in thread: Blue-green pieces flowing out of hot water pipe on 05-23-2017 at 01:03 AM
Does your water softener treat only the hot water or Both H&C?The green is usually caused by
oxygen in the water causing copper oxide.But those chunks are not from that. Could be from the
salt from yo...
Posted in thread: What did you do today? on 05-23-2017 at 12:35 AM
Domino in his prime
Posted in thread: What did you do today? on 05-23-2017 at 12:15 AM
hey Matt, Hope it's not to serious. Does that mean you're going to spend more time here.This is
what I have been dealing with for maybe 6 weeks now.One of my dogs having trouble with an
ear.First a tu...
Posted in thread: Need help identifying a manufacturer on 05-22-2017 at 11:22 PM
Could be a Derslogenstrukel.
Posted in thread: Sweating copper near plumbers tape on 05-21-2017 at 03:14 PM
WOW those instructions are pretty vague. They suck!!!raise the valve base. I would beef up that
wood base and make it as stable and secure as possible.I think the 2-2/8" min is bottom of the
Posted in thread: No hub cast iron Imperfect vent connection on 05-21-2017 at 02:30 PM
I never understood why cleanouts are necessary at the vent. Wouldn't you just snake the
drain?The problem is the tub drain waste and overflow is only 1-1/2".You insist on using a 2".
You get a 2 " hai...
Posted in thread: Pressure dropped in all of the apartment on 05-20-2017 at 01:41 PM
Did you try calling the apartment building maintenance or management?Do you have your own water
shut off to the unit?Do You have your own water heater or is it common to all units?Have you
met your ne...
Posted in thread: No hub cast iron Imperfect vent connection on 05-20-2017 at 01:35 PM
Add a cleanout on the vent at the wall if you can. You will thank yourself down the road.
Posted in thread: No hub cast iron Imperfect vent connection on 05-20-2017 at 01:30 PM
.....................2'' trap arm max length is 5' upc codeand 6'' ipc codedepends on where you
liveDavid has the answer, :D he also has the smallest damn picture :pNO FRODO!! You had the