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Posted in thread: Tail piece leaking--Pipe joint sealant? on 11-13-2007 at 03:37 PM
Thanks... made the pit stop at the Depot and picked up some brush on teflon. I will try it when
I get home and post my results.Thanks again.
Posted in thread: Tail piece leaking--Pipe joint sealant? on 11-13-2007 at 10:18 AM
I just installed my new bathroom vessel sink. All connections are good and dry... with the
exception of where the tail piece screws in to the strainer body. The manufacturer recommends
pipe joint seal...
Posted in thread: Shower plumbing installation on 05-16-2007 at 08:16 PM
Thanks. It's a relief to know that using the CPVC is an option. Very easy to work with.Barry
Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Fan on 05-16-2007 at 08:02 PM
Thanks for the input. I will go with my second option of routing the 4" line down through the
floor in the adjacent closet to the outside. The house is 22" up on piers and open on all 4
sides, so vent...
Posted in thread: Bathroom Exhaust Fan on 05-15-2007 at 05:05 PM
up to and out of the ridge vent in the attic?It is the closest location without serious
cutting. I thought I could simply suspend the 4" aluminum duct work right at the edge of it so
that it essential...
Posted in thread: Shower plumbing installation on 05-15-2007 at 05:02 PM
I'm at that state of remodeling where I am about to set up the shower/mixer and shower head,
and had already roughed in CPVC water lines. I just bought a MOEN shower head/unit, and it says
to use eith...
Posted in thread: AC ducts... on 04-12-2007 at 07:59 PM
I'm at the stage where I am replacing all of the flex duct work in the attic of my bungalow.
They were filled with rats and rat leftovers. All the ducts are gone, as are the rats. My
Posted in thread: Galvanized pipe question.... on 02-22-2007 at 06:09 PM
I'm at the stage of my remodel where I need to upgrade a few of the plumbing runs. In previous
upgrades, some of the galvanized water lines were connected to the CPVC plumbing. This is what
I intend t...
Posted in thread: Florida bungalow...high wind preparedness on 02-05-2007 at 11:58 AM
Thanks, but I was looking for a less obvious and permanant solution. :D
Posted in thread: Florida bungalow...high wind preparedness on 02-04-2007 at 07:42 AM
Thanks. Yes, a tornado is a whole other phenomenon. I'm better off building a steel reinforced
bunker or safe room for that!I did some online research, and will probably go with a modified