Last Activity:02-12-2012 12:26 PM
Posted in thread: Yabba-Dabba-Doo!!!! on 02-12-2012 at 12:43 PM
You can't drill out that hole as it is the seat where the washer goes against to shut off the
water.Friction loss of pressure in a plumbing line has a couple of factors which cause it to
vary. The fir...
Posted in thread: Plumbers on 02-12-2012 at 12:28 PM
Plumbers shouldn't get paid 100hr and or several hundred dollars for 45min for fixing a broken
radiator pipe from old grandparents who don't know better.It's like that with any trade really
Posted in thread: Water leak in ceiling when shower turned on on 02-10-2012 at 06:37 PM
I'd suspect the shower arm is leaking spraying water upwards...You'd have to look to be sure...
Posted in thread: How to repair Kohler master shower volume control trim on 02-10-2012 at 06:32 PM
This parts diagram should help...
Posted in thread: how to tell if vent pipe is in use on 02-10-2012 at 06:28 PM
You would have to trace the pipe to see where it goes and what it does vent.Hard to say without
seeing it but it may not even vent something on the floor of the house you are thinking
Posted in thread: Plumbers on 02-10-2012 at 06:21 PM
Redwood, why do I get the idea we won't be seeing pics of his handy work?I'm not holding my
breath to see them either...Talk is cheap and this guy doesn't add up to half a penny...I
didn't see anythin...
Posted in thread: Thermal Relief Valve on 02-10-2012 at 06:04 PM
Plumbing is Serious Business...And we should always remember that the Plumbing Code is the
"Minimum Standard"When work does not meet code there can be serious health and safety
threats...So if I go of...
Posted in thread: Old to New and no fun trying to get there on 02-10-2012 at 06:01 PM
Yes, it sounds like a clog or, wherever it goes is unable to handle the discharge...Where does
it go? A Sewer... A Septic... A Drywell...What diameter is the line?
Posted in thread: Bluish-gray Ring in Toilet Bowl on 02-10-2012 at 05:57 PM
You may have scrubbed through the glaze with all those abrasive cleaners...
Posted in thread: What's with all these pipes? on 02-05-2012 at 10:49 AM
Yes, it is normal.Any fixture in the basement requires a vent and a vent between floors cannot
have waste running through it.