Last Activity:08-18-2012 7:36 AM
Posted in thread: Main Line Sewerage Connector Pipe Problem? Sewer Problem? on 08-09-2012 at 05:44 AM
I once stated that, with absolutely NO drug lab busts in this drug lab infested region (NYC
Metro) for years now, there's no telling how many such sinkholes are in various states of
development or whe...
Posted in thread: how bad is this? on 08-09-2012 at 05:34 AM
Practically all of the paint in the apartment that was there before I came is lead paint. The
landlord or whoever owned the house before him even decided to use the extra lead paint to
paint on the in...
Posted in thread: Main Line Sewerage Connector Pipe Problem? Sewer Problem? on 08-02-2012 at 06:41 PM
Now, here's the really big thing: if the abuse of drain pipes is severe enough, the sewer line
out in the middle of the street can be breached. Just such long-term abuse and damage to the
city sewer l...
Posted in thread: Main Line Sewerage Connector Pipe Problem? Sewer Problem? on 07-07-2012 at 05:32 AM
P.S. If you have excessive growth of mildew in the area of your bathtub drain opening, you may
want to suspect something.
Posted in thread: Main Line Sewerage Connector Pipe Problem? Sewer Problem? on 06-28-2012 at 07:39 AM
Professional plumbers should be familiar with the information contained herein, so this post is
really aimed at the non-professional.Toxic waste dumping by drug (meth) lab activities
Posted in thread: Paint smell in bathroom after showering on 06-27-2012 at 05:04 AM
I read, from a contributor (possibly a misinformed one) from a different website, that the
worst thing a painter can do is to paint over residual drug/meth lab contamination. Doing so
Posted in thread: Paint smell in bathroom after showering on 06-24-2012 at 04:32 AM
I've encountered a similar problem in my apartment, and some research on the Net had me turn up
the following information. Paint smell is attributable to aromatic hydrocarbons...Here's a
Posted in thread: I have a leak but I don't know where it is coming from on 06-22-2012 at 04:56 PM
Are you on a septic tank...nealtw just raised an interesting point: septic tank.Perhaps the
property has more than one problem.L.S.
Posted in thread: I have a leak but I don't know where it is coming from on 06-22-2012 at 02:45 PM
Shortly after purchasing a new home... It appears to have been exposed to water for quite some
time. You say "new home," but you say "for quite some time." Are you talking about a resale
home or a bra...
Posted in thread: Need help with mystery oil residue on 06-21-2012 at 02:01 PM
Since i've moved in i've found yello stains on the floor, on my dining table, on the kitchen
counter. I thought the issue might go away eventually but it seems to only be getting worse.
The substance ...