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DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 01-14-2012, 12:16 AM
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How could one change the anti scold at the...

How could one change the anti scold at the shower?
I disconnected the handle from the wall and it's just a blind pipe into the tile wall.

The tubs s are not back to back, and actually rather...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 01-12-2012, 11:27 PM
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Posted By trumpetdoc
Town water. Prob just gonna have to eat cost...

Town water.
Prob just gonna have to eat cost of having someone come out. There is gunk, mineral build up on a lot of what is coming off the water heater but as above, why would the faucets work...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 01-12-2012, 02:26 AM
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Posted By trumpetdoc
How would one get to these? Removed the plate...

How would one get to these?
Removed the plate on the shower knob and just goes blindly into the wall.

Am I going to have to remove wall to get to these (or plumber have to) ??
DIY Home Repair Forum: Plumbing Forum 01-11-2012, 09:40 PM
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Posted By trumpetdoc
How is this possible??

Story house, one 75gal water heater.
Downstairs shower and all faucets, including upstairs faucets have hot water.
Showered in the upstairs showers (bath/shower combo style) and initially I had a...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 12-23-2011, 02:43 PM
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Posted By trumpetdoc
Plugging in vaccum trips breaker in upstairs bedroom

Seems to be on more than one outlet.
Little worried, this is not the first electrical problem on this home.
We just bought and all the outlets, switches checked out in inspection. But if course,...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 12-05-2011, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By trumpetdoc
Any pearls on removing the bolted floor plate?

Any pearls on removing the bolted floor plate?
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 12-05-2011, 08:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 788
Posted By trumpetdoc
Window into patio door question.

Hello. For some reason, the builders/ pref owners have a window overlooking a courtyard that just begs a door.
So, we want to place on there. Will take a bit of framing in since the window is quite...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Walls and Ceilings 12-04-2011, 10:38 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By trumpetdoc
Turns out this is a shear wall, almost...

Turns out this is a shear wall, almost definitely. However, it's a relatively small interior wall.

We still have to make a roughly 12 ft walkway through it.
There are 2 hold downs one at the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Walls and Ceilings 12-03-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 949
Posted By trumpetdoc
wall removal surprise

Hello,
So I had a licensed contractor come in and bid on a project in the home (had several actually) and I asked about.a particular wall I wanted to knock out to make BR bigger.
Told for sure it...
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