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  1. Diehard replied to the thread Waste Line that changes direction.

    You may find this article interesting regarding your 3rd question. https://inspectapedia.com/septic/Steep_Site_Septic_Sewer_Piping.php

    May 25, 2019 at 12:45 PM
  2. Diehard replied to the thread Toilet Drain.

    Was answered under here... https://www.plumbingforums.com/threads/toilet-drain.14872/

    May 24, 2019 at 10:12 PM
  3. Diehard replied to the thread Stuck/rusty Kitchen faucet nut?.

    I would try taking frodo's list of methods and running it backwards as follows: 1-dremel with cut off blade - Use to cut as much of...

    May 24, 2019 at 10:08 PM
  4. Diehard attached a file to the thread Defective Grohe module?.

    I would contact Grohe, include the picture, and ask them. https://www.grohe.us/en_us/our-service/contact/ [ATTACH]

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  5. Diehard replied to the thread Need Advice on What to do with Leaking Spigot (pics).

    He doesn't say where he's located but if he had to disconnect from within the interior, I would update to a frost proof with built in...

    May 24, 2019 at 7:32 PM
  6. Diehard replied to the thread Pex bending.

    He appears to be talking about one device.

    May 24, 2019 at 3:48 PM
  7. Diehard replied to the thread Pex bending.

    OP had said, "I am aware of one solution to use 90* connectors but I want to create the fewest connection points at the least cost." I...

    May 24, 2019 at 1:15 PM
  8. Diehard attached a file to the thread Need Advice on What to do with Leaking Spigot (pics).

    Okay so you're saying that what OP is calling #1 nut is not a removable nut but part of the valve body. That does look like it could...

    Spigot - Copy.jpg May 24, 2019 at 1:05 PM
  9. Diehard replied to the thread Need Advice on What to do with Leaking Spigot (pics).

    If it is a threaded valve, then of course you must now keep the interior soldered elbow and connected pipe from twisting. You could...

    May 24, 2019 at 3:04 AM
  10. Diehard attached a file to the thread Pex bending.

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  11. Diehard replied to the thread Sump Pump Check Valve Replacement.

    Are you referring to the water coming back down the discharge line when you remove the existing units? If so, (not that I have done...

    May 23, 2019 at 11:17 PM
  12. Diehard attached a file to the thread Ticking in pipes.

    If you had access to the pipes you would simply need to support the pipes with something like these Polypropylene Suspension Pipe Clamp...

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  13. Diehard replied to the thread Need Advice on What to do with Leaking Spigot (pics).

    Good info by House Doc! If you can manage it, tapping on the wrench that's on that #1 nut, is better than using shear strength. On...

    May 23, 2019 at 8:26 PM
  14. Diehard replied to the thread Need Advice on What to do with Leaking Spigot (pics).

    I'm assuming it's the packing nut(nut closest to the handle if there's more than one) that he can't get off. But in any case, that's the...

    May 22, 2019 at 9:24 PM
  15. Diehard replied to the thread Code for hose bibbs.

    Yeah and by the same people that are suppose to know enough to open faucet to drain out to prevent freezing. They should do away with...

    May 22, 2019 at 1:47 PM