Last Activity:04-23-2014 9:34 AM
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Posted in thread: Leaking bathroom Flick mixer on 04-22-2014 at 11:59 AM
For my sake post a picture. I have no idea what a Flick mixer is.
Posted in thread: Tub overflow seal "....not designed for constant exposure to water" ????? on 04-21-2014 at 10:21 PM
One other thing I would like to mention. If it was just the overflow gasket that was leaking he
should have been able to make the repair from inside the tub without cutting the ceiling open.
Posted in thread: Tub overflow seal "....not designed for constant exposure to water" ????? on 04-21-2014 at 10:06 PM
Not much you can do if the invoice says there was a two year warrantee. Be nice and talk to him
and tell him your not happy. Mainly because of the cost involved repairing the ceiling. He may
cut you s...
Posted in thread: PVC Repair Coupling VS. Fernco Coupling on 04-21-2014 at 09:06 PM
You should never put a fernco in the ground. Fernco fittings will sag and cause backups. You
should use husky bands to make connections or mission bands. The ground is constantly moving
and fernco ban...
Posted in thread: Tub overflow seal "....not designed for constant exposure to water" ????? on 04-21-2014 at 08:54 PM
A properly installed overflow gasket should not fail.
Posted in thread: PVC Repair Coupling VS. Fernco Coupling on 04-21-2014 at 08:50 PM
You can use a fernco coupling but a banded coupling would be much better.
Posted in thread: hole in flanged sleeve of new sink fixture. Why? on 04-20-2014 at 12:59 AM
The holes in the new popup are for a sink with an overflow. If your sink has an overflow it
will be fine. If not it won't work.
Posted in thread: Water in top too hot on 04-11-2014 at 03:30 PM
Are you sure it's tripping because of temperature and not pressure? Is there a thermo expansion
tank on the heater?
Posted in thread: Physically impossible problem! on 04-10-2014 at 01:35 AM
I may be missing something but the picture you posted is a mixing valve with a cartridge.
Posted in thread: Change dual shower knobs to handles? on 04-08-2014 at 10:32 PM
Most faucets have hot and cold stems. You may have two hot stems.