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Posted in thread: Uneven Toilet Flange and Sewer Pipe on 02-18-2017 at 03:16 PM
Is that just dirt that the flange is sitting on? If so when the floor is pored the flange will
be to low.
Posted in thread: best service call job a plumber wants to do on 02-16-2017 at 04:08 AM
Learn the trade first the profits will come.
Posted in thread: Slight leak on compression ferrule on 02-14-2017 at 06:15 PM
Put some pipe dope on the ferrule. Also that wouldn't be my choice for a tub trap.
Posted in thread: How is Moen Posi-Temp Seal Achieved??? on 02-13-2017 at 03:57 AM
My guess is you had a problem getting the first out out and you damaged the valve body. All it
would take is a scratch.
Posted in thread: Single Handle Shower/Tub Faucet Replacement on 02-12-2017 at 12:31 AM
Cut the drywall behind the tub to replace the valve.
Posted in thread: Help! Noisy radiators! on 02-11-2017 at 03:32 PM
It sounds like you have steam heat. The question I have is it one or two pipe steam? That can
be determined by the number of lines connected to the radiator.
Posted in thread: Draining hot water tank on 02-10-2017 at 08:53 PM
I never said the heater didn't need to be flushed. I disagreed on the method. I feel flushing
it is better as apposed to draining it. I also feel that opening the relief valve to test it is
Posted in thread: Draining hot water tank on 02-10-2017 at 08:15 PM
Ask 100 plumbers if they have ever been called out to do this service to a residential water
heater. There will be very few that have if any. Of course the manufactures are going say you
should. It's ...
Posted in thread: Draining hot water tank on 02-10-2017 at 05:47 PM
I have seen many valves fail to close after opening. But have not seen any fail to open because
Posted in thread: Draining hot water tank on 02-10-2017 at 01:22 PM
Flush it with valve open.I agree. Just draining the tank doesn't do much flushing the tank with
pressure will do a better job