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Posted in thread: basement floor drain partial clog on 09-04-2012 at 08:21 PM
Hi,We just found that our house has some sort of partial clog in it. Our floor drain is backing
up when we run the house water. It is under our basement utility sink. I ran the utility sink
water and ...
Posted in thread: Wet basement help on 07-25-2011 at 10:43 AM
Hi Neal,That is a great idea. We have a rain coming tomorrow so I will dig some holes today so
we can monitor the water.I was not aware that it was possible to tie into the city lines. Is
Posted in thread: Wet basement help on 07-24-2011 at 06:25 PM
Heres a picture of the layout of the yard. the circles are the trees I was referring to and the
red line is where I was thinking of installing the french drain
Posted in thread: Wet basement help on 07-24-2011 at 05:41 PM
Hi Thanks for the info. I do have a foot and a half or so of foundation between the ground and
my first floor. I think it looks like the best thing to do is to create a french drain system
between my ...
Posted in thread: Wet basement help on 07-12-2011 at 10:31 PM
So how deep would you suggest to dig if I was to dig and how far from the house? Water seems to
leak from the bottom of the wall (and the floor through 1 crack in the foundation) so would
sealing the ...
Posted in thread: Wet basement help on 07-12-2011 at 11:43 AM
Hi,My Basement gets wet after large rains and snow melts. It is a 90 yr old house with a
concrete block foundation. I do also see efflorescence in some spots as well. Generally from
what I can tell th...
Posted in thread: Kitchen Faucet Removal on 07-12-2011 at 06:59 AM
Thanks. I found the set screw. It was hidden behind the red/blue button indicating the
directions for water temp. I removed the components and found a few broken pieces inside. I
think I found the bra...
Posted in thread: Kitchen Faucet Removal on 07-11-2011 at 05:16 PM
Please see below for where the leak is. No I don't know the brand...Thanks for your help.
Posted in thread: Kitchen Faucet Removal on 07-11-2011 at 08:20 AM
Water started to spray out of the connection between the base of the faucet and the body. This
happened before and I loosened the body of the faucet and fiddled with the gasket to put it in
place and ...
Posted in thread: Kitchen Faucet Removal on 07-10-2011 at 09:11 PM
Hi,I have a kitchen faucet with a strange U shaped attachment under the sink. The faucet was
there when we moved in and I do not know the make or model. I am not sure how to remove it and
don't want t...