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Last Activity:12-09-2006 7:33 PM
Posted in thread: Bath faucet Leak on 08-25-2008 at 08:00 AM
The tile guy was trying to be just a little TOO good. You may need just a little bit more
clearance to get the stem out. ( the one nut shown in your pic is the packing gland. you need
to unscrew the w...
Posted in thread: Gas Pressure Test Question on 12-09-2006 at 06:33 PM
The pressure up to your house is higher, but the regulator at your meter reduces the pressure
in the house to something under ˝PSI.
Posted in thread: Ceramic Tub Incloser on 09-16-2006 at 09:43 AM
The walls must have a waterproof substrate such as cement board, with a membrane under it.The
floors must have a waterproof membrane ( vinyl, lead, copper) with mortar preslope bed on top
Posted in thread: Replacement Room Thermostat on 09-16-2006 at 09:37 AM
There are many different types of thermostats, depending on what type of heat/cool system you
have. You need to read the specs for the new one to determine if it is compatible with your
Posted in thread: plumbing question on 08-17-2006 at 07:35 AM
Kissler or Lordahl, or Danco for that matter, probably make a handle. You need to go to a large
plumbing supply. The home stores only carry the very common stuff.
Posted in thread: Light fixture help on 05-07-2006 at 03:54 PM
It appears from the pictures that this is a ceiling fixture which was put up with plastic
expanding drywall anchors. This type of fastener is TOTALLY UNACCEPTABLE for a hanging load,
even a relatively...