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Improving flow rate from rising main

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

Help please! We suffer from a low flow rate from our rising main (1/2 pipe into the house). This is particularly frustrating  ... read more »

Tub Down spout

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

Ok first time on a Forum. I ham trying to tighten up a BathTub downspout. Reason I trying to tighten is the spout moves....So  ... read more »

Sewer Smell (rotten eggs)

Mike R's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Mike R in  Plumbing » Sewage »

I used Rooto Drain cleaner in my shower drain about an hour later. I had a rotten egg smell throughout my house. Can't  ... read more »

Almost stripped screw in Delta faucet

Humouur's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Humouur in  Plumbing » Faucets »

How do I unscrew the almost stripped screw out of Delta faucet. I feel like screw is stuck on the way out since I can unscrew  ... read more »

Worcester Bosch 30CDi Combi Boiler over heating

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

Looking for a bit of diagnostic help on the following problem. The boiler is a Worcester Greenstar 30i ErP Combi has been  ... read more »

Water Storage Cylinder

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

I need to replace my gledhill pulsacoil which is faulty and not repairable can anyone recommend a replacement please - I  ... read more »

Do I need a new toilet syphon?

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

Hi all My toilet keeps running after flush has completed and Im finding online advice for a toilet with a syphon is scarce.  ... read more »

Old deep well..no water in house

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

Renting 1945 yr old house with old deep well...can't find pressure tank or switch location... Where would it b located...how  ... read more »

drain pipe leak

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

leak. see pic. the horiz drain pipe going into the wall after the trap in the bathroom is corroded on the bottom. It is corroded  ... read more »

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 »

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