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  1. jadnashua replied to the thread Toto toilet making bursts of hissing air noise when flushing.

    You may have two things going on...if the valve is turning on intermittently without you flushing, the flapper valve is likely leaking and...

    Dec 1, 2015 at 2:55 PM
  2. valveman replied to the thread Stemmed vs Stemless Check Valve.

    And if you knew anything about pumps, you would know that is a good thing.

    Dec 1, 2015 at 2:40 PM
  3. Terry replied to the thread Under-Slab Well Supply Repair.

    Under concrete the inspectors like to see it brazed. Frankly, the lead free stuff I solder with is pretty darn good though. It's impossible...

    Dec 1, 2015 at 2:27 PM
  4. ItzRav set their occupation to Retired software developer.

    Dec 1, 2015 at 1:25 PM
  5. ItzRav moved from Chevy Chase, Maryland to Bethesda, Maryland.

    Dec 1, 2015 at 1:25 PM
  6. MichaelBukay posted a new thread.

    Under-Slab Well Supply Repair

    I have a 3/4" soft copper supply line (from a well pump to the pressure tank) under a slab that needs to be repaired. What do the well...

    Forum: Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice

    Dec 1, 2015 at 1:07 PM
  7. jch replied to the thread Mounting copper manifolds?.

    Thanks CB. Did you use any rubber / electrical tape under the strap to reduce noise transmission? Or is it not a problem?

    Dec 1, 2015 at 1:05 PM
  8. CountryBumkin replied to the thread Mounting copper manifolds?.

    The manifold you linked to looks similar to ones I used I mounted them using those...

    Dec 1, 2015 at 12:46 PM
  9. DIYer101 liked jadnashua's post in the thread Is my water heater about to flood the house?.

    The T&P valve is a safety device that should never open under normal circumstances. It needs to be a full diameter drain with no...

    Dec 1, 2015 at 12:42 PM
  10. Reach4 replied to the thread Pump options for shallow well?.

    You don't want a 5 GPM 1/2 HP submersible, because it is designed for much deeper water. If you look at the curves and graphs, you would...

    Dec 1, 2015 at 12:33 PM
  11. PumpMd replied to the thread Stemmed vs Stemless Check Valve.

    On a traditional system, in most cases the pump never reaches maximum head pressure because it shuts off before it reaches maximum head...

    Dec 1, 2015 at 12:02 PM
  12. jmlmr2 posted a new thread.

    Pump options for shallow well?

    I have a 15' deep, 30" diameter hand dug, loose stone cased, spring-fed well. The static water level tends to be around 5' (which equates...

    Forum: Pumps and Tanks Well Forum & Blog

    Dec 1, 2015 at 11:58 AM
  13. Phillip Smith replied to the thread Wall mount toilet on exterior wall/vent question.

    Great, Thanks!

    Dec 1, 2015 at 10:12 AM
  14. standardairconditioner replied to the thread Fernco/No-Hub not sealing on cast iron.

    Well you surely don't want to make cement shoes out of your repair. If clay was there before, you'll put the clay back. If you were a...

    Dec 1, 2015 at 9:38 AM
  15. jch replied to the thread Mounting copper manifolds?.

    Thanks Sheldon I'll check to see if they're available locally. (The link didn't work)

    Dec 1, 2015 at 9:33 AM