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Posted in thread: Thinking about starting plumbing service on 11-29-2015 at 10:25 PM
I'm not a plumber but have a friend who is an excellent plumber. I refer him all the time with
the understanding they he treats my friends extremely well, which he does. I refer him at least
once a we...
Posted in thread: excessive drain to trap distance on 11-29-2015 at 10:12 PM
I've also seen some strange mediums for bathroom counters myself. My eccentric cousin installed
half of a buckboard for his guest bathroom and then installed a hand pump to dump the water
into a bucke...
Posted in thread: Soldering #jobcorp on 11-28-2015 at 04:01 AM
Now, try it with a bit of water in the pipe.
Posted in thread: Running water in Pipes on 11-27-2015 at 03:59 AM
When a spammer pops in, it brings the threads to the top. We delete the spammer, but we can't
do anything to sink the old thread back down to the hole it belongs in.
Posted in thread: Seeking help for second floor addition drainage system on 11-25-2015 at 05:08 PM
Daymm Frodo, you impress me with your drawings!
Posted in thread: Freezing Pipes on 11-25-2015 at 03:48 PM
I am as frugal as they come, but sometimes, if you are not prepared, it would be cheaper to get
a professional involved. Maybe this would be one of those times, especially when dealing with a
Posted in thread: Leaking Sewer Line on 11-25-2015 at 04:57 AM
I believe you will have to remove any dried sewage from that pipe so whatever you apply will
have a better chance of sticking and bonding.
Posted in thread: How to get cartridge out?? on 11-24-2015 at 07:09 PM
Try unscrewing that escutcheon, which has the rope look edge, which should get you to the nut
which holds the cartridge in. Keep in mind, removing the escutcheon may allow the faucet to
fall through t...
Posted in thread: Tankless water heater temperature? on 11-24-2015 at 06:05 PM
Many Navien, like the one I installed at my old house, had a recirc pump built into it,
allowing for a slightly lower water temperature.
Posted in thread: Tankless water heater temperature? on 11-24-2015 at 03:35 PM
I set my Navien to between 120-125 degrees, and it was perfect.