Plumbing - Homeowners' Hub Questions and Answers

listing options: FAQ |  answered |  unanswered |  recent |  oldest 

How to stop leakage here?

plumberoid's Avatar (by Gravatar) by plumberoid in  Plumbing » Toilet 

Hi everyone I've just moved house and found that there is a small leaking in the toilet. I tried to move the joint but  ... read more »

Glue for plastic /wet

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing » Hot Tub »

I have about a 1"piece of plastic that broke off my above ground pool pump it's one of the pieces that propel the water  ... read more »

Correct sump pump sizingin home

Lucas P.'s Avatar (by Gravatar) by Lucas P. in  Plumbing » Sump Pump »

We recently purchased a home that has sump pumps and have never had had one in our house before (or the need for one) and  ... read more »

Repeat broken pipe

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing »

Two winters ago we had a pipe burst in the exterior wall of our finished basement. The pipe leads to the outdoor faucet  ... read more »

drain utility sink directly into sump pump discharge?

Janice's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Janice in  Plumbing » Sump Pump »

Hi I'm trying to figure out if I'm able to drain a utility sink directly into the discharge pipe for the sump pump? There's  ... read more »

Radiators getting warm during shower or when taps are in use

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing » Water » Hot Water »

Hi guys I'm having a problem when showering/using hot water on taps where the radiators start to get warm after a few minutes.  ... read more »

well pump short cycling

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing »

Have narrowed the problem down to the pressure tank. the manufacturer's tech rep asked me if water came out of the air valve  ... read more »

Central Heating Pipes

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing »

Hi any advice would be welcome. We live in an older property probably built in the 60's 4 bed we live in an area with  ... read more »

Worcester greenstar 24i junior/28i junior

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing »

Hi looking for some help here if possible or direction Recently visited mothers only to fined she had not been using her  ... read more »

What happens if the sump pump fails AND the water backup pump fails when the sump pit is sealed?

jawdoc's Avatar (by Gravatar) by jawdoc in  Plumbing »

I was wondering since I have a sump pump pit that fills up with calcified stuff all the time and clogs up my sump pump making  ... read more »

Baxi WM/70/4PF water ingress into the APS from pipes.

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing »

Baxi WM/70/4PF water ingress into the APS from pipes. Hi I keep getting water in the APS from the pipes fitted new  ... read more »

Warmflow Boiler

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing »

I am advised by my plumber that WARMFLOW boilers are designed to last 10 years only. Does anyone else agree with me that  ... read more »

Septic tank cover cracked

KP's Avatar (by Gravatar) by KP in  Plumbing » Sewage »

I had some one parking the car and cracking my septic tank cover. It is 8 ft X 4 ft size cover with opening for two 24"  ... read more »

problem with compression hose leaking water

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing » Water »

Hi guys I've got a compression hose feeding my washing machine that since I've installed keeps leaking very slowly. I've  ... read more »

Drainage pipe

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing » Sewage »

A sewage pipe that passes vertically inside the building creates an unpleasant smell what can be done  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 time. Add your answer today!

Toilet rarely flushes without plunging

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing » Toilet 

I bought this house this summer and almost immediately it had problems flushing. I haven't flushed anything down it that  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 time. Add your answer today!

sink drain piping

Rick's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Rick in  Plumbing »

Our new kitchen sink installation doesn't drain properly. After the two drains empty and pass thru' the trap it rises  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 time. Add your answer today!

Central Heating Pump Over Run

swoopdave's Avatar (by Gravatar) by swoopdave in  Plumbing »

I have an old back boiler which works fine and have recently added a new programmable digital room stat. This has made the  ... read more »

Baxi boiler – E125 error. Do I need a pro? Or an exorcist?

Jamie Downham's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Jamie Downham in  Plumbing » Water » Hot Water »

I'm the unlucky owner of the Baxi Duo-Tec combi an unstable beast of a boiler at the best of times. The latest error  ... read more »

Glow-worm fuelsaver f boiler

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Plumbing » Water » Hot Water »

Hello I have a Glow-worm boiler and after having my system powerflushed and then the pump replaced I am getting kettling  ... read more »

listing options: FAQ |  answered |  unanswered |  recent |  oldest 

HomeOwnersHub.com is a website for homeowners and building and maintenance pros. It is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.