Last Activity:06-09-2008 4:21 AM
Posted in thread: Pressure balanced faucets for the shower, yes or no? on 07-06-2008 at 11:58 PM
Over the years I have renovated several bathrooms in an old apartment building I own.I have
replaced the existing Price Pfister compression type faucets with similar washerless styles.
The shower sets...
Posted in thread: Tub drains slowly. Toilet water into tub? on 06-04-2008 at 12:45 AM
I highly recommend a product called Zip It which can be picked up at home centers. It is a flat
strip of plastic about 20 inches long with barbs on both edges. Cost about $2.00 and does a
great job pu...
Posted in thread: Choosing a toilet for an apartment on 06-03-2008 at 02:48 AM
We recently needed to replace one of the toilets in the apartment building we own. Previously
we had just bought whatever the home center associate recommended. This time we did a bit of
research as t...
Posted in thread: repair a pinhole leak in pvc elbow joint in attic on 01-19-2008 at 12:58 AM
I ran into this same problem but the pipe was really hard to reach. Replacing the elbow would
have meant moving a joist out of the way. So what I did was get a scrap piece of pvc pipe just