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  1. hj replied to the thread double sink shooting water up thru drain when garbage disposal is on.

    quote; The disposal is the black thing on the left. NOW, you tell me. actually, if someone did not know that, then they have absolutely...

    May 27, 2016 at 6:58 AM
  2. CountryBumkin attached a file to the thread double sink shooting water up thru drain when garbage disposal is on.

    It looks to me like you have too deep of a trap. I'm not a plumber so someone correct me if I'm wrong - but I think you need to do the...

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  3. hj replied to the thread Vent exit horizontally through gable?.

    If it is going to point "sideways" then whenever the wind blows from that direction, it will "pressurize" the drain system.

    May 27, 2016 at 6:45 AM
  4. hj replied to the thread double sink shooting water up thru drain when garbage disposal is on.

    AlishaO. That photo shows what happens when someone decides ANY ONE CAN BE A PLUMBER. The proper solution is to take it ALL apart and...

    May 27, 2016 at 6:43 AM
  5. jasvid replied to the thread Help me figure out why my well pumps dirty water.

    One question I have: since I am AT LEAST 30' from the bottom of the well, is it OK to keep the pump where it is or should I think about...

    May 27, 2016 at 6:30 AM
  6. jasvid replied to the thread Help me figure out why my well pumps dirty water.

    Thanks, valveman. At 5gal/min, that is going to take some time (and effort since I am running off generator). I guess I will wait for...

    May 27, 2016 at 6:24 AM
  7. WhittneyG replied to the thread Legal/landlord issues... Is it me or my low flow toilet??!!.

    The toilet overflowed from the bowl. There is no other floors higher than the second floor. Thee is another bathroom on the 2nd Floor....

    May 27, 2016 at 6:15 AM
  8. PumpMd attached a file to the thread Pros, please check me on this before I buy a new pressure tank - THANKS!.

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  9. PumpMd replied to the thread Pros, please check me on this before I buy a new pressure tank - THANKS!.

    Sounds like I was about right because we sold WM tanks and used those WM-6 on our 1/2hp and 3/4hp 10gpm pumps and when your talking...

    May 27, 2016 at 5:42 AM
  10. Widgit Maker replied to the thread Legal/landlord issues... Is it me or my low flow toilet??!!.

    When you say the toilet overflowed, do you mean that water was overflowing from the bowl (the part you sit on) or do you mean that you...

    May 27, 2016 at 5:40 AM
  11. Reach4 replied to the thread Pentair/fleck 7000 not softening.

    Drain the WH. Then refill slowly. That will get rid of most of the stored harder water. While you are at it, you could take the...

    May 27, 2016 at 5:24 AM
  12. valveman replied to the thread Help me figure out why my well pumps dirty water.

    Like ThirdGen said, 80-100 gallons is nothing. I wouldn't even look at it until I had pumped 10-20,000 gallons. And you never want to...

    May 27, 2016 at 4:52 AM
  13. valveman replied to the thread Pros, please check me on this before I buy a new pressure tank - THANKS!.

    Even low quality tanks will last longer on a constant pressure system, because the bladder rarely moves. The WM6 I have lasted a long...

    May 27, 2016 at 4:46 AM
  14. valveman replied to the thread Pros, please check me on this before I buy a new pressure tank - THANKS!.

    That is some really old data. 30 PSI for a house? Recommending a 42 gallon tank, which is a galvanized size? And did you see the hat...

    May 27, 2016 at 4:40 AM
  15. valveman replied to the thread Pros, please check me on this before I buy a new pressure tank - THANKS!.

    I always thought 50% of 82 was 41 gallons?

    May 27, 2016 at 4:38 AM
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