Last Activity:11-20-2012 8:07 PM
Posted in thread: Thermostats with fan speed programming? on 11-20-2012 at 08:06 PM
I've just purchased a new Goodman heat pump and Air Handler. The air handler has a ECM fan
motor and the brochure says the fan speed is variable. I'm guessing with the Comfortnet
thermostat which cost...
Posted in thread: Lineset routing suggestions needed on 11-18-2012 at 09:16 AM
I've pulled out an old 7/8" R-22 lineset and am replacing with a 1 1/8" R-410A lineset. I'm
running the new lineset myself and a local HVAC guy is going to complete the install of my new
heat pump and...
Posted in thread: Loud hammer when pump turns on... on 09-24-2009 at 08:11 PM
Ok, I understand what your saying about the check valve. I am going to remove the gate or
flapper and put it back on so I still have the pressure switch, unless you have a better way to
pipe this up? ...
Posted in thread: Loud hammer when pump turns on... on 09-24-2009 at 02:34 PM
Get rid of the check valve alltogether and that piece of junk inline filter. The above may get
rid of your hammer and it may also give you an indication of what the real problem is which
that above gr...
Posted in thread: Loud hammer when pump turns on... on 09-23-2009 at 09:59 PM
For the last week or so I have noticed an intermittent loud hammering in the supply pipe coming
from the pump. I can hear it about 30-40 feet away from where the pressure tank is located
somewhere up ...
Posted in thread: Sometimes you just gotta make it work... on 06-29-2009 at 06:00 AM
Plumb a shower drain into a floor drain that goes into a gray water system. Cutting that
terracotta pipe was pretty hard. I tried using a carbide blade on my reciprocating saw with not
much progress. ...
Posted in thread: Basement shower drain help... on 06-24-2009 at 09:38 PM
I could use some more advice with installing this p-trap...Is there a certain length for the
inlet pipe into the p-trap, should it be long enough to hold enough water to push through the
trap?Is it ok...
Posted in thread: Breaking up concrete... on 06-22-2009 at 10:23 PM
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Posted in thread: Breaking up concrete... on 06-22-2009 at 03:12 PM
So are you a plumber or a "code inspector"?This floor drain goes into my graywater field. I
don't see a problem hooking up to it and I am not about to break up 6 feet of concrete to tie
into whatever ...
Posted in thread: Breaking up concrete... on 06-21-2009 at 10:01 PM
After all the great advice you guys gave me I am in the process of breaking out the concrete.
Let me tell you this much, it is 5 inches thick and full of stones. This is not a quick and
easy task. My ...