Last Activity:10-12-2012 5:47 PM
Posted in thread: Water softener making noises on 10-10-2012 at 09:23 PM
Thanks Speedbump. I should have said that the noise the gears have been making is much, much
louder than usual. We can hear it in the second level of the house and the unit is in our
basement. We've n...
Posted in thread: Water softener making noises on 10-09-2012 at 09:42 PM
Hey all.My GE Osmonics water softener (model 440i) is making strange noises when it does it's
cycle, as if there is something wrong with the rotor or pump... it also seems to affect the
Posted in thread: Blue Residue in bath & blue stained laundry on 08-09-2012 at 12:44 PM
Hello my friends.We're noticing blue stains in the bathtub lately. It can be scrubbed away with
an antibacterial wipe and some elbow grease, so it must be some residue. Also, our white
t-shirts are ge...
Posted in thread: Mold on painted drywall on 02-08-2012 at 07:49 PM
Thanks! So bleach won't damage the paint?
Posted in thread: Mold on painted drywall on 02-07-2012 at 09:05 PM
Hello. Our bathroom has a mold problem - both dark, blackish mold that crops up in patches, and
circular, faintly pink mold. The mold is on the painted drywall. Is there any product that
could get rid...
Posted in thread: Water pressure spontaneously low on 01-23-2012 at 07:47 AM
Thanks for any help!
Posted in thread: Water pressure spontaneously low on 01-23-2012 at 07:45 AM
Got it. Thanks bro. I've also heard that you can help get rid of mineral build up in your pipes
by running vinegar through them. How does one go about doing that? Aside from the water
softener tank, t...
Posted in thread: Water pressure spontaneously low on 01-21-2012 at 04:53 PM
Thanks fellas. I replaced the whole house water filter cartridge. The old one was black with
sludge, which is odd because we had replaced it a month ago. So far the pressure seems to be
fine... for no...
Posted in thread: Water pressure spontaneously low on 01-21-2012 at 09:42 AM
Joecaption, sorry about the semantics. What I meant was the pressure tank seems to be fine, the
valve stem releases only air when pressed. There is a water filter also. The cartridge has
Posted in thread: Water pressure spontaneously low on 01-20-2012 at 07:38 PM
Hello. We are on well water, have copper pipes, have a water softener, and normally have
regular pressure even when a shower, washing machine and several faucets are running. We've
suddenly started ha...