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06-12-07, 11:51 AM
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Posted By CSG

It is different in every State on who to contact....

It is different in every State on who to contact. The rules are different as well. For example: In Florida you must have 4 years full time experience in the field and have a Licensed Contractor sign...
06-12-07, 11:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 781
Posted By CSG

I agree Mango...as i live in SW Florida as...

I agree Mango...as i live in SW Florida as well..but looks like he may be in Canada. Not sure what the temperature is there heh...and not sure if his new home is in Canade.

I always have hot...
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Views: 1,487
Posted By CSG

Suggestion? They are cheap...get a new one. It...

Suggestion? They are cheap...get a new one. It isn't worth your time to try and repair it even if you could which i'm not sure you can :)

Nowdays you can usually find a soap dispenser for $10 or a...
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Posted By CSG

I doubt it is the size of the pipes that is your...

I doubt it is the size of the pipes that is your issue. I would imagine the line running to your toilet is 3" or larger which is more then large enough. (I assume this because that is the normal and...
06-11-07, 11:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,020
Posted By CSG

The hot water runs off the same supply as the...

The hot water runs off the same supply as the cold...so since you have no issues there....i'll guess your problem is in the cold side parts of your faucet. May be washers need replacing or just stems...
06-11-07, 11:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,799
Posted By CSG

Lol...ive had similar situations believe it or...

Lol...ive had similar situations believe it or not. I do a lot of condo work which has a lot of chases and such that help noise travel. Course...it is obviously not something you first guess at nor...
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Views: 1,733
Posted By CSG

Just get the squish tube that says...

Just get the squish tube that says DAP..tub/tile/bathrrom caulk. Works fine. When spdavid says silicon caulk..i believe he is referring to the one that says Siliconized Caulk...the DAP i mentioned is...
06-10-07, 01:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 967
Posted By CSG

I posted on your other post. Check both sides of...

I posted on your other post. Check both sides of valve inside wall and look for shutoofs. Should just need a flat head screw driver to make sure their open.
06-10-07, 01:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 929
Posted By CSG

Some valves come with shutoffs (one on each side...

Some valves come with shutoffs (one on each side of it). Make sure their turned on. Also...make sure your hot and cold is on. Most valves today are pressure balanced. if you don't have both hot and...
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Views: 14,884
Posted By CSG

You mentioned nut and 'plunger' inside the...

You mentioned nut and 'plunger' inside the pipe..what about the metal ferral? It's the 3rd piece i didn't see you mention. Is it attached to the nut? (it is the little washer type thing that slides...
06-09-07, 01:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,128
Posted By CSG

I hook traps all the time right up to the black...

I hook traps all the time right up to the black 90 that comes with the disposals....mostly cause the customers don't want me inside their wall :)

Never seem to have any issues. If your on city...
Forum: Water Heaters
06-09-07, 09:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 971
Posted By CSG

Could be the thermostats..most likely is. You...

Could be the thermostats..most likely is. You could try turning the temparture up on em as well (not sure what the current setting is). Each thermostat should have its own setting and you want both...
Forum: Water Heaters
06-09-07, 09:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,139
Posted By CSG

Me personally? None. The gas tankles i've...

Me personally? None. The gas tankles i've installed work great..the electric never seem to work as intended...except the higher end models. This goes for all brands...and this is just my experience...
06-09-07, 09:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,799
Posted By CSG

Shacko: I agree. I learned a long time ago to...

Shacko: I agree. I learned a long time ago to double check what a supply house gives me. Just the other day i ordered a box of 3/8" pex lav supplies and some polyXpex conversion couplers. I looked in...
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Views: 4,204
Posted By CSG

Nope. I do it quite often as a plumber to be...

Nope. I do it quite often as a plumber to be honest. Even when i use putty plates i will go around the edge of them with putty cause sometimes the clear plastic ones like to leak anyways. The black...
06-09-07, 07:19 AM
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Views: 1,799
Posted By CSG

In addition to what Pendragon wrote....your...

In addition to what Pendragon wrote....your pressures isn't bad if it is 78 (as he stated)...so other causes of the issue could be your water heater itself. Could half little ball type check valves...
06-08-07, 09:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,038
Posted By CSG

OK...i'll add to the post. I didn't see...

OK...i'll add to the post.

I didn't see anything really lazy. The 'soft copper' as a plumbers call it, contrary to the above post, is normal and isn't sized differently then hard copper(they both...
06-08-07, 02:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,128
Posted By CSG

Nope. Sorry. :( Probably not the answer you...

Nope. Sorry. :( Probably not the answer you wanted to hear.
06-08-07, 07:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,799
Posted By CSG

Water heaters many times have pans..and it is...

Water heaters many times have pans..and it is hard to get anything due to space restrictions which is why i usually say use washer. As for the screws..well..ok. :) The ones i use have bolts....even...
06-08-07, 05:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,799
Posted By CSG

Other theories? But of course i do :) I'm...

Other theories? But of course i do :)

I'm gonna wait back on a report of your water pressure first though :)

As for your bolt/screw thingee...i geuss it depends on the type of PRV. The ones i...
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Views: 1,391
Posted By CSG

No problem. Although being in a mobile home..i...

No problem. Although being in a mobile home..i won't rule out the possibility of the tub being too heavy heh. I don't know what size tub were talking about and what the specifications of your floor...
06-07-07, 09:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,447
Posted By CSG

Grab yourself a screwdriver and remove the bottom...

Grab yourself a screwdriver and remove the bottom plate of the dishwasher. Grab a flashlight. Look under the dishwasher. You shoul dbe able to see to the wall behind it. See if there is water...
06-07-07, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,238
Posted By CSG

Your answer? You have a clog. I'll bet 95% on...

Your answer? You have a clog. I'll bet 95% on this. You need to get a snake or have someone snake out your line.

Best bet is from where the toilet connects. The tub line may be tied in after this...
06-07-07, 08:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,799
Posted By CSG

Well..for starters..when looking at...

Well..for starters..when looking at something..counter clockwise is counter clockwise. Regardless if your looking up at it or down at it. It is still the same direction.

As for the cause of the...
Forum: Water Heaters
06-07-07, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,216
Posted By CSG

For starters...don't call an electrician to do a...

For starters...don't call an electrician to do a plumbers job. I'm not trying to be mean..just honest. Plumbers and electricians cost about the same. Your electrician should of told you to call a...
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