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.
So you have a fitting something like this I assume?
1/2"male PEX end x 1/2" FNPT(female pipe thread)
End of no freeze silcock with 1/2"...
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 dissipates after...
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 bib.
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 the shower?...
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 one that...
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 arrow). Those...
What size level?
Is level magnetic?
What size and material of pipe?
Excellent...looking forward to it.
It's been pretty quiet on the plumbing front.
Don't think OP would mind.
I'm out now anyway.
Yeah ...I won't use those.
mine is built into the non freeze hose bib assembly.[ATTACH]
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, some may...
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 with, as...
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 valve??
As in the soviet "MIG" jet planes?:)
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