Last Activity:01-22-2017 2:18 PM
Likes Given: 572
684 Likes on 518 Posts
Posted in thread: Flange issues on 3" drain pipe on 01-13-2017 at 08:08 PM
If you use a 3" inside flange be sure it's fastened to the floor as they are very flimsy.
Posted in thread: Trying to get water supply from a place where a sink used to be on 01-12-2017 at 10:42 PM
There is a PEX crimp coupling that goes from POLY to PEX. From PEX.
Posted in thread: Radiator bleed valve worn down on 01-10-2017 at 10:23 PM
You are correct. Thanks for the correctionThanks Matt I come from a cold climate plus I cut my
teeth on hot water heating systems with cast iron radiators and baseboard.
Posted in thread: Radiator bleed valve worn down on 01-10-2017 at 03:19 PM
You will have to drop the pressure on the boiler. Just using the valve on the radiator only
turns off one side.
Posted in thread: Radiator bleed valve worn down on 01-10-2017 at 12:29 AM
If that radiator is just heavily painted and not corroded ( hard to tell from my screen) you
can change the manual air vent quite easily. Just take pressure off the zone and thread the old
one out, in...
Posted in thread: Shutoff valve help on 01-09-2017 at 06:26 PM
That is a threaded valve it unscrews. Can't tell from picture if it's 3/8" or 1/2".
Posted in thread: Sani Sticks - Plumbing Miracle, or Scam? on 01-08-2017 at 03:58 PM
Not true just like all the other drain cleaners.
Posted in thread: Washer machine wall valves leaking. Help! on 01-06-2017 at 05:53 PM
Looking at the pictures posted it looks like Teflon tape on the threads of the valves. If that
is the case he may be able to unscrew them.
Posted in thread: Washer machine wall valves leaking. Help! on 01-04-2017 at 10:50 PM
Yep what he saidI think he is a she.
Posted in thread: Old Elkay faucet dripping on 01-04-2017 at 10:49 PM
If it's from the 70's it has faucet washers.