Last Activity:03-23-2010 10:28 AM
Posted in thread: My shower is killing me to death on 03-21-2010 at 07:00 PM
Dear Bud,Thank god someone's going to look it up, I've been meaning to do it for years.Thank
you for providing me with a new perspective on Nebraskans who have trouble with their showers.
It's hard to...
Posted in thread: My shower is killing me to death on 03-21-2010 at 12:50 PM
Gentlemen,I am happy to announce that amongst us, the tile contractor from Nebraska reigns
supreme — he had his finger on the pulse from the outset. Unnerved by his own perspicuity, he
failed to menti...
Posted in thread: My shower is killing me to death on 03-21-2010 at 10:41 AM
Holy mackerel — if Glasgow, Winnipeg, and Nebraska can't diagnose my problem, who can? However,
Maybe, my brain, which is flirting with senility, failed to explain the problem properly — let
me try ag...
Posted in thread: My shower is killing me to death on 03-20-2010 at 02:17 PM
I'm a frail, 127 lb. old man of 87. Recently, my daughter had my bathroom remodelled so I'd be
"more comfortable." I liked it better the way it was. My first shower almost killed me. To get
Posted in thread: My THINGY is leaking! on 02-21-2010 at 01:11 PM
Nestor,I was stunned when I saw your diagram, it's exactly what you'd see if you looked under
my sink. The tail piece is white (PVC I think), and everything beyond that is black (ABS I
think [I've bee...
Posted in thread: My THINGY is leaking! on 02-20-2010 at 04:21 PM
Having done some homework, I've discoved that black is ABS pipe and white is PVC pipe —
it is true they shouldn't be used together. For one thing they sre of different ODs and can
only be joined...
Posted in thread: My THINGY is leaking! on 02-20-2010 at 10:01 AM
It really ticks me off when my wife, who doesn't know beans about anything, calls everything a
THINGY. She told me today that the thingy under the sink was leaking. I checked the "thingy"
out and saw ...
Posted in thread: Bathtub needs new caulking at the floor line on 06-10-2007 at 03:04 PM
As far as I know, the sealant between my fiberglass tub and vinyl floor is still doing the job,
but after twenty-five years it's dingy, dirty, ugly, and uneven. I'd love to remove that old
stuff and p...