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Posted in thread: What kind of valve? on 02-12-2016 at 06:55 AM
If the if the hand turns continuously with out stopping it is broken.That is a gate valve. the
thread on the stem deteriorate and fail over time.That valve is buried in some stucco/spray
coating and w...
Posted in thread: Sewage pump doing something funny on 02-12-2016 at 06:29 AM
OK, what you are saying is that on the pipe leading out to the septic, not the vent, there is a
small hole. When the pump kicks on, it squirts water from this small hole as it pumps out. This
hole is ...
Posted in thread: Wiring in a make up air vent for water heater on 02-12-2016 at 06:19 AM
Very easy to tie in the make up air vent. Curious. What was your solution?Was my info helpful
or did you figure it out on you own?
Posted in thread: Sewage pump doing something funny on 02-11-2016 at 04:45 AM
Sometimes they drill a hole in the discharge to prevent air lock. It acts like a pump primer.
when the pump kicks on it sprays water out of the small drill hole. could be what's
happening.maybe the fl...
Posted in thread: roof vent on 02-11-2016 at 04:33 AM
Put a cap on the top on the roof
Posted in thread: roof vent on 02-11-2016 at 04:27 AM
This the one you could not find?ok guys,this is a different project than the "rear
discharge"toilet that you helped me with before,hence a new thread...anyway,look at the
pic,it's the drain for the ba...
Posted in thread: Storm Sewer Backs-Up Into Basement on 02-09-2016 at 11:51 PM
dig up your drain outside the building. install a back flow valve. It has to be accessible. so
it can be serviced. if the outlet end is below water line at pond it could very well be closing
up with s...
Posted in thread: Hot Water Temp vs. Bacteria on 02-09-2016 at 11:31 PM
I have constant allergies. I have tried to investigate every aspect of my lifestyle, changing
this and not eating that, etc. :oDon't get me wrong. Just making a comment and not directed at
Posted in thread: Hot Water Temp vs. Bacteria on 02-09-2016 at 10:51 PM
SOURCE- https://www.osha.gov/dts/osta/otm/otm_iii/otm_iii_7.htmlNice reference. I put that one
in a place to find again. Thanks
Posted in thread: Knocking/vibrating pipe on 02-09-2016 at 05:13 AM
It's a common problem. Most likely a loose washer in the faucet or the angle stop valve under
the sink. That depends on who you call, if the faucet has available parts to fix. sometimes
it.s better ju...