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Last Activity:05-16-2009 7:56 PM
Posted in thread: Gas Line installation on 04-19-2009 at 10:27 AM
Posted in thread: Best 1/2 inch water shut off valve? on 04-19-2009 at 10:05 AM
I guess I don't understand why you can't use ball valves? If the handle swing is the problem,
you can get stubby handles or cut some off the ones that come with the valve. For that matter,
you can tak...
Posted in thread: Auger Bit on 04-19-2009 at 10:02 AM
You have opened up a...
Posted in thread: radiant heat in the ceiling on 04-17-2009 at 09:52 PM
Up here in New England the average cost of installing a ground source heat pump is around $
35,000 including excavation and well costs. The payback period, even with rebates and
incentives is well ove...
Posted in thread: Shower faucet maker/#? on 04-17-2009 at 09:40 PM
Here's what I useMoen Strikes Again
Posted in thread: Drain for Washer? on 04-15-2009 at 05:46 PM
The right way to do this would have been to cut the 3" copper and put in a 3 x 2 sanitary tee
and then gone with a 2" p trap and an 1 1/2" vent. What is there now is an s trap and an
unvented one at t...
Posted in thread: plumbing for patio sink on 04-14-2009 at 05:09 AM
You can not run electrical and plumbing in the same conduit, under anybody's code. You should
also not run hot and cold piping within 3" of each other.
Posted in thread: Drain for Washer? on 04-14-2009 at 05:06 AM
That's an illegal 3/4, unvented S trap. Yes it will work, but then a whole lot of illegal
things work. Plumbing is about making it work and meet code.