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Sump Pump Sucking air
I recently installed a battery backup sump pump. Now there are 2 pumps in the pit, the primary electric pump and the battery backup pump that only kicks in if there is a failure of the power or the...
15 years ago 2
 
Hot water Faucet still drips everything replaced twice
Help - this is really aggravating, I have an old Sterling two handle shower faucet with a standard washer/valve-seat arrangement(compression faucet I believe its called, not a cartridge type). The...
16 years ago 19
 
HELP! Snake is stuck in the drain.
This is a 1/4 inch coil snake 25 feet long in a hand rotator device. There is a knob ( 1/2 inch ) on the front and is an expanded part of the coil. Son-in law sent this down the bathroom sink drain...
16 years ago 10
 
How to glue PVC SDR 35 to ABS?
Hello, I need to know how to glue SDR 35 (the blue water pipes the city uses) to black ABS. Will regular ABS to PVC transition glue work? or do you need a special glue for glue the blue SDR 35 pipe?...
16 years ago 1
 
PRICE PER FIXTURE
Guys, I've asked you this question before and I get all sorts of non-answers. In my area, the standard rate per fixture (assume track home - not custom home) is $450 per fixture. And for a simple...
15 years ago 18
 
Replacing broken Jacuzzi toilet tank.
About a year ago, I installed a Jacuzzi toilet, BN30-BN31 (numbers from under the tank lid). This is one of the more modern looking toilets, with the tapering, slender tank. The tank has developed a...
13 years ago
 
Concrete Laundry Tub Repair?
I have an old concrete laundry tub. The tub is in good shape but the drain fixture on the bottom of the tub is very bad and should be replaced. Do they still make a replacement fixture for this type...
16 years ago 4