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Plum Problem
The last couple of days, when I press the flush button in the toilet, all the water swirls around the bowl, rises a little, and leaves. Of course, at first, I worked with a plunger, then I just took...
1 month ago
Leaking Foot Valve in Well
The foot valve on my well is leaking through and I have been advised that due to the age of the well, it would be better to drill a new well instead of risking damaging the well trying to remove the...
3 months ago
Sink runs when toilet is flushed
Bathroom sink runs when toilet is flushed. Stops when toilet is filled. Sounds like a clogged drain and/or a clogged plumbing vent. Clogged vent stacks will occasionally occur cue to frost build up...
1 year ago 2
Looking for Red or yellow blade guide on Pro-tech CS72121 miter saw
Pro-tech CS72121
1 year ago
Question - Expansion Tank on Hot Water Heater
I recently developed a pin hole on the top of my expansion tank at my hot water heater. I had a friend of the family come replace it. He put the new one on but did not adjust the pre-charged pressure...
1 year ago
Swirl Mono Sink Mixer Kitchen Tap
I have a 25 month old (1 month) out if warranty) Swirl kitchen tap that now has a drip. The installation instructions do not include how to repair/replace the tap cartridges. Does the arm on the tap...
1 year ago
how fix broken faucet?
screw broke off. dont want to remove wall. pics: You can check for the capability of the preformed gasket to seal it without damaging the wall.
1 year ago 1
Is turning off water to outside faucet at 20 degrees okay?
I have an out door faucet which is fed from a pipe in my basement. The basement temperature is never less than 70 degrees. The pipe to the outside goes through a concrete block wall to the outside...
2 years ago 1
Opportunity for licensed Plumbers
(North of Boston) Job Duration: 2 months Pay Rate: $81.00/hr Per Diem: $70.00/days worked, client is providing housing on a cruise ship in addition to the per diem Hours: 60 hrs/week Scope: Commercial...
2 years ago
Radiator valve
Taking radiator off wall for plastering. Have drained it but can't turn the bolt on the main valve? I'm sure it's supposed to be turned downwards. HomeOwnersHub
2 years ago
Cable ran through Sewer line
Local company fixed damage. I was wondering is this fix gonna hold. What guarantee should I ask for. They want me to sign a liabilty waiver. Photo shows how they fixed.
2 years ago
Sewer smell coming from open pipe?
Hello! I have a sewer smell that seems to be coming from a pipe between the 1st floor and the roof. The pipe has no cap on the inside. Is this normal? HomeOwnersHub Hi. I would suggest you to contact...
2 years ago 2
Constant spluttering
Hi. I've been trying to solve an issue for a dental practice with their water. It splutters as if there is air being pushed out on both hot and cold. It's a combi system (all mains pressure). This...
2 years ago
Identify this bathtub fixture
I have this fixture on a clawfoot tub in a rental.I want to install a hand held shower but not sure what to do with this is no spout just what looks like a quick connect fitting Sorry, no idea about...
2 years ago 1
Rain king 1950 yard sprinkler
I have a 1950s rain king yard sprinkler that is missing one of the water diverter tips. Do you know where i could find a replacement?
2 years ago