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  1. Diehard replied to the thread Bathroom drain smell.

    So is this a relatively new problem? I have to check out til tomorrow. In the meantime maybe someone can come up with some ideas.

    Sep 16, 2019 at 3:09 AM
  2. Diehard attached a file to the thread Garden faucet silcock to PEX line connection.

    So you have a fitting something like this I assume? [ATTACH] 1/2"male PEX end x 1/2" FNPT(female pipe thread) End of no freeze silcock...

    brass-apollo-pex-fittings-epxfa1212-64_400_compressed.jpg Sep 16, 2019 at 3:05 AM
  3. Diehard replied to the thread Bathroom drain smell.

    Well it doesn't seem likely that the theory about a column of water clearing the trap would apply. So I take it that the smell...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 2:30 AM
  4. Diehard replied to the thread Shut off valve for outside spigot.

    Well I don't want to get into the nitty gritty of it, but personally I wouldn't worry about replacing a washer or replacing the hose...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 2:06 AM
  5. Diehard replied to the thread Bathroom drain smell.

    You say each time you take a shower. Does that mean it doesn't smell after taking a shower? A plumber installed that trap we see for...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 1:51 AM
  6. Diehard replied to the thread Shut off valve for outside spigot.

    I don't believe he said hire an unlicensed plumber. I believe he was saying he could get a handyman or possibly his neighbor. Or anyone...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 1:05 AM
  7. Diehard replied to the thread Shut off valve for outside spigot.

    6-point box end(In lieu of a 12 point.) is what I believe he meant. BTW...The valve assembly is soldered to the pipe(at your 2nd...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 12:21 AM
  8. Diehard replied to the thread Dropped object down waste pipe.

    What size level? Is level magnetic? What size and material of pipe?

    Sep 15, 2019 at 1:27 PM
  9. Diehard liked Jeff Handy's post in the thread Some follow-up questions from the unexpectedly controversial 'tiny leak' guy!.

    Assuming you will definitely be trying this patching method in spite of warnings of doom, here are my suggestions. The pressure should...

    Sep 15, 2019 at 1:10 PM
  10. Diehard replied to the thread Rough-in plumbing on new home.

    Excellent...looking forward to it.

    Sep 15, 2019 at 1:05 PM
  11. Diehard replied to the thread Shut off valve for outside spigot.

    It's been pretty quiet on the plumbing front. Don't think OP would mind. I'm out now anyway.

    Sep 15, 2019 at 3:20 AM
  12. Diehard attached a file to the thread Shut off valve for outside spigot.

    Yeah ...I won't use those. mine is built into the non freeze hose bib assembly.[ATTACH]

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  13. Diehard replied to the thread Shut off valve for outside spigot.

    Yes...I've noticed that at a number of places around me. Many shut and drain and many don't Some freeze p and many don't. Like you say,...

    Sep 15, 2019 at 12:55 AM
  14. Diehard replied to the thread Shifting Soil and Pipes.

    I believe sand is used a lot below and around a buried pipe. But you should look up manufacturers of the types of pipe you are dealing...

    Sep 15, 2019 at 12:00 AM
  15. Diehard replied to the thread Shut off valve for outside spigot.

    Looks like I missed seeing this comment. I really can't follow it though. You shut the main water valve to the house??? Removed what...

    Sep 14, 2019 at 11:46 PM