Last Activity:08-03-2011 10:40 AM
Posted in thread: how would I fix this? pic included on 08-03-2011 at 09:39 AM
Hackitty Hackitty Hack Hack Hack....Why does my drain keep plugging up?Could it be this 50%
offset at the joint with the Fernco?:rofl::rofl::rofl:
Posted in thread: how would I fix this? pic included on 08-02-2011 at 06:17 PM
No Toadfish you are wrong...:eek:Murph52 is correct the couplings are designed for pipe to pipe
connections only and that is the only approved use under code....:rolleyes:yea ok, The home
owner is cal...
Posted in thread: how would I fix this? pic included on 08-02-2011 at 04:30 PM
I don't think the hub flex coupling will work since the crack is right at the fitting. That
coupling can only join pipe to pipe (not pipe to a pipe fitting).No you are wrong.There's more
than enough f...
Posted in thread: Pipe Question on 08-02-2011 at 03:29 PM
Sawzall is best but a hacksaw and an armstrong will do. :D
Posted in thread: Leak Above Hot Water Heater with pics on 08-02-2011 at 03:24 PM
IMHO it should be an easy fix. Watts 3/4 in. Cast-Bronze FPT x MPT Pressure-Reducing Valve with
Stainless-Steel Strainer - N55BU M1 at The Home DepotThe valve you show behind the tag is a
ball valve a...
Posted in thread: how would I fix this? pic included on 08-02-2011 at 03:02 PM
The easiest way to repair this is to use one of these. 3 in. EPDM Rubber Hub x Hub Flex
Coupling - 808 c156-33 at The Home Depot only in 2". Cut the pipe at the leak and slide the
coupling over the pi...
Posted in thread: Water Leak but where? on 02-26-2011 at 10:22 AM
I suspect my ultrasonic leak detector would have located a leak after pressurizing the piping.
Unless like you mentioned its a leaking PRV with the outlet buried in the ground
somewhere.That's the onl...
Posted in thread: Water Leak but where? on 02-26-2011 at 08:05 AM
sure is strange, the client must be going nuts by nowSurprisingly he's not to concerned.
Posted in thread: Water Leak but where? on 02-24-2011 at 06:18 AM
If you pressurized the system, was it holding pressure or falling?fallingHave you checked out
the pool next door. People steal power why not water?No pool.Unless they tunneled underground
and made a c...
Posted in thread: Water Leak but where? on 02-18-2011 at 12:18 PM
The fact that the leak is indicated intermittently on the meter rules out all the things such
as leaking pipes and other leaks that won't stop.It does leave open possibilities such as