Whistling pipes

Discussion in 'Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice' started by steveleb, Sep 10, 2012.

  1. steveleb

    steveleb New Member

    Sep 10, 2012
    North Texas
    What makes pipes whistle. In the morning only in the down stairs bathroom when you turn the shower on the pipe make a whistling noise it builds to a crescendo and stops. And is there any way to fix. the problem
  2. jadnashua

    jadnashua Retired Defense Industry Engineer xxx

    Sep 2, 2004
    Retired Systems engineer for defense industry.
    New England
    Sometimes, it's a washer that vibrates.
  3. Sponsor

    Sponsor Paid Advertisement

  4. Cookie

    Cookie .

    Oct 7, 2005
    Could be, too, the water pressure is too high.
  5. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

    Aug 31, 2004
    Cave Creek, Arizona
    Many possible reasons, many peculiar to your system, so someone would have to be there and test to determine where the noise is originating, not necessarily where you hear it.
Similar Threads: Whistling pipes
Forum Title Date
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice whistling & waterfall noises in pipes Jul 6, 2009
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Whistling Pipes, Not the best music Sep 3, 2006
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Moaning/Whistling sound coming from pipes Oct 19, 2005
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Outside Plumbing Fixture humming / whistling Aug 24, 2015
Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice Shower whistling Jan 4, 2011

Share This Page