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Posted in thread: Plumbing dispute - Advice needed on 01-21-2015 at 03:57 PM
I had a somewhat similar contract situation as yours. Diplomacy on my part worked for the best.
I came to the understanding there was actually no real "legal" recourse therefore had to appeal
Posted in thread: Do elbows introduce noise (copper water pipe)? on 01-21-2015 at 03:28 PM
Appreciate the replies!I donít think you will notice any extra noise in adding a couple
fittings. Iím not sure what you are going to cut and add? A photo would help a lot. I redid my
whole house in PE...
Posted in thread: Do elbows introduce noise (copper water pipe)? on 01-21-2015 at 01:41 PM
There are valves with extended handle for tight spots.this is just one. appreciate the
reply..and, for flicking on my common sense!Surprised I hadn't run across that option. But,
since it looks to be...
Posted in thread: Do elbows introduce noise (copper water pipe)? on 01-21-2015 at 12:44 PM
I currently have a gate valve for the home water supply master shut-off and looking to replace
it with a ball valve. Unfortunately the gate valve is sandwiched snug to/between the wall and a
Posted in thread: Req opinions on professionally completed drain repair. on 05-17-2013 at 08:40 PM
Much appreciate the replies!@nealtw & CallMeVillaI rarely contract anyone to do work for me
(stereotypical Jack-of-all-trades) but in this case travel requirements dictated. Your insight
should prove ...
Posted in thread: Req opinions on professionally completed drain repair. on 05-17-2013 at 04:42 PM
Thanks for the reply nealtw.I can go along with you with regards to the style of repair but as
for the contract, well, it was somewhat open-ended. The contract explicitly stated they would
Posted in thread: Req opinions on professionally completed drain repair. on 05-17-2013 at 02:23 PM
Just had a portion of a corroded and split cast iron drain pipe replaced with PVC. Was
wondering what your opinion is regarding their choice of repair method. As can be seen in the
attached diagram th...
Posted in thread: Moving elec drop to replace siding. Any cautions? on 11-13-2011 at 12:39 PM
Update!It's been a couple months since I finally had the electrical work completed. Since then
I've been busy installing the siding, having the chimney rebulit, and performing a complete
Posted in thread: 2 queations about siding job -- Fiberboard Sheathing & CertaWrap on 08-20-2011 at 09:28 AM
Also posted to another forum...Tackling another neighbors vinyl siding job and we see the sub
is 1/2" fiberboard underneath Masonite siding. Research makes fiberboard seem like a good
Posted in thread: Moving elec drop to replace siding. Any cautions? on 04-07-2011 at 02:22 PM
Thanks for the reply Blue Jay!I'm beginning to have second thought about doing the temp move
myself as I'm getting strong cautions against it being a DIY project, probably 8 to 1 against.