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  1. Helper Dave replied to the thread Insinkerator fiber? gasket.

    We use silicone to seal basket strainers to the sink (top side). Putty does alright if it's squeezed down tight enough, but it gets...

    Aug 7, 2020 at 4:57 PM
  2. Helper Dave replied to the thread New Construction Stub Out.

    Besides metal drain pipes in that other house (yours are just ABS?), and sleeving the PEX for whatever reason (we just scrap paint off...

    Aug 7, 2020 at 4:48 PM
  3. Helper Dave replied to the thread 80 yr old cast iron drain pipe....

    Fully replacing cast iron drains gets really expensive, and it can necessitate ripping up walls, floors, etc. It can get quite complex....

    Aug 5, 2020
  4. Helper Dave liked Reach4's post in the thread Cracked Closet Flange.

    If the PVC flange does not sit too high, consider a repair ring. Sioux Chief 886-MR is not split. It would go over the top....

    Aug 5, 2020