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Posted in thread: DWV Design Feedback Sought (Latest) on 10-27-2016 at 12:41 PM
simple is not always better but sure is a hell of a lot easier. Don't forget the turlet and
sink on the 1st floor.I would put the toilets ,sinks and tub & shower back to back would mack
it even that m...
Posted in thread: DWV Design Feedback Sought (Latest) on 10-27-2016 at 05:17 AM
Thanks for these recommendations Mr. David. What do you mean when you say box/head out a joist?
I have never heard that expression.OH! You haven't. I just made that up. Couldn't think of the
Posted in thread: DWV Design Feedback Sought (Latest) on 10-27-2016 at 01:48 AM
Or better yet, why couldn't I use one of these kits and set the horizontal run a bit longer and
use a flexible PVC hose to the San Tee?Thanks Zanne! I didn't know these kits were available
and I found...
Posted in thread: DWV Design Feedback Sought (Latest) on 10-27-2016 at 01:42 AM
here's my 2 cents worth.The location of toilet stack behind bath tub does not have to be
centered behind toilet. you can move it over a few feet or inches as long as you have room in
joist area. you c...
Posted in thread: Offset Stack Question on 10-26-2016 at 11:45 PM
Hello,Is it possible to roll a bottom horizontal combination wye just a degree or two to get
vertical stacks to offset as they climb a wall?I have attached a drawing to help.Thanks.Why do
you need to ...
Posted in thread: Plumbing and Framing (non load-bearing) on 10-26-2016 at 11:27 PM
make the wall 6" if you can.Gives you room to cross walls with water and electrical.It's okay
to ask a new question about the same project in the original thread.It kind of keeps them
together.I like ...
Posted in thread: Kohler faucet thread size confusion on 10-26-2016 at 11:12 PM
Not pipe threads.It is a compression fitting.A type of fitting has a nut and ferrule ( olive )
that slides over the tubing.When you tighten the nut it compresses the olive onto the tube
creating a sea...
Posted in thread: Another Wye or Tee Question on 10-22-2016 at 02:57 PM
My 2.5 cents worth.For those who didn't notice; I cut and flipped the wyes on the stackes.
Posted in thread: Ejector Pump Partially Covered by Furnace on 10-21-2016 at 01:23 PM
You're probably going to have to cut the lid. Keep in mind the part you cut will need to be big
enough to pull the pump out and you will need to reseal it to keep in the sewer gases.come
Posted in thread: Low water pressure and scolding hot water.. Help please? on 10-21-2016 at 03:51 AM
Replace the cartridge. The balancing spool is not working. Looks like a Delta faucet.Not a
Delta. Moen Positemp. But I would rep[lace the cartridge in the tub valve to start.Some times
those valve hav...