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  1. fullysprinklered replied to the thread

    My last three repipes, the parts came from supplyhouse. Propex jobs with the expansion fittings. No complaints on the quality, though I...

    Dec 4, 2016 at 1:41 PM
  2. Estpaul replied to the thread Old drum trap.

    Oh and if anyone has any suggestions for the p trap leaking let me know. I loosened the cuppler and p trap made sure the p trap was...

    Dec 4, 2016 at 1:37 PM
  3. LesP posted a new thread.

    Cleanout confusion

    I have read the UPC cleanout requirements and am now thoroughly confused! So bottom line a cleanout required for an main floor...

    Forum: Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice

    Dec 4, 2016 at 1:23 PM
  4. jak85 attached a file to the thread Need to replace part of cast iron vent stack in my attic bathroom.

    I've removed the old cast iron from the area dj2 suggested, couldn't get the chain around the pipe without removing the framing so I...

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  5. Steve N replied to the thread Trouble replacing valve in minimal clearance skirted toilet.

    Well, I was able to twist the fill valve stem a little bit from the inside and got the hand-tightened nut to come loose. Only problem...

    Dec 4, 2016 at 12:49 PM
  6. H20issues replied to the thread Identify the cause of this corrosion.

    Thanks KoW and dj2. good advice!

    Dec 4, 2016 at 12:33 PM
  7. ISOBoiler replied to the thread NTI boilers.

    Just got a new bid and was hoping you could provide some feedback. I'd asked for a quote for retrofitted radiant in the basement joists...

    Dec 4, 2016 at 12:32 PM
  8. cacrawfo replied to the thread Horizontal wet venting questions..

    Terry, But is the top drawing a legal configuration under Illinois code?

    Dec 4, 2016 at 12:25 PM
  9. Jim Shaw replied to the thread 1.6 vs 1.28 Flush.

    I really appreciate your input and thought. Because of Toto's "super smooth glazing", I think my best choice over all for my purpose,...

    Dec 4, 2016 at 12:19 PM
  10. Estpaul replied to the thread Old drum trap.

    The last fitting going to the cast iron/lead is a long turn 90 cacrawfo. Terry thats why you guys are the pro's!! but being the weekend...

    Dec 4, 2016 at 12:03 PM
  11. jadnashua replied to the thread 1.6 vs 1.28 Flush.

    FWIW, getting one of the Totos with their super smooth glazing (standard on the II series) does make a difference in how clean things...

    Dec 4, 2016 at 12:01 PM
  12. mailman62 posted a new thread.

    Using heat cable on pvc drain????

    I ran a 1inch pvc drain pipe off a overhead pump up through attic for a washer (runs straight up from pump into attic then 45 degrees...

    Forum: Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice

    Dec 4, 2016 at 12:00 PM
  13. SCB Nick replied to the thread Master bath wet vent question.

    Thanks Terry, one thought: do I need to upsize the wet vent to 3" because of the triple shower heads eating up 6DFU?

    Dec 4, 2016 at 11:50 AM
  14. CountryBumkin replied to the thread

    I get a lot from the "Supply House". I think they operate under a couple of different names. There prices...

    Dec 4, 2016 at 11:50 AM
  15. jadnashua replied to the thread Is 97 volt AC a possiblity in a wire to nowhere?.

    FWIW, most of the readily available, digital voltmeters out there have a VERY high input impedance. This means that while there may be...

    Dec 4, 2016 at 11:48 AM