Terry's Recent Activity

  1. Terry replied to the thread Joist in way. Solution ?.

    You could have 45'd away from the tub and had a straight shot into the santee. The rubber fitting needs to go. Remember that the top...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 9:14 AM
  2. Terry replied to the thread HELP! PVC fitting leaking.

    If you don't have room, cut back to where you do have room. PVC pipe and fittings don't cost much anyway. Make sure you pick up enough...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 9:10 AM
  3. Terry replied to the thread TOTO Water Hammer.

    A 1/4 turn will also throttle down. I would play with it and see what happens.

    Feb 17, 2020 at 10:03 AM
  4. Terry replied to the thread Big box TOTO.

    I would guess them to be similar. I have not bought from them yet, so it's a guess.

    Feb 17, 2020 at 10:00 AM
  5. Terry replied to the thread Strongest Flushing Toilet.

    Any of the TOTO Drake products work very well. The Kohler would also work.

    Feb 17, 2020 at 9:58 AM
  6. Terry replied to the thread Low water flow at tub spout.

    I hope you don't have PEX to the spout. That's a know restriction that they warn about. That should be copper pipe or threaded nipples....

    Feb 16, 2020 at 10:44 PM
  7. Terry liked hj's post in the thread Adding a bathroom, is this possible?.

    You show the situation to a competent plumber and HE will tell if it is possible, not US who only have your description to work from....

    Feb 16, 2020 at 11:46 AM
  8. Terry liked Mike Ramsey's post in the thread Adding a bathroom, is this possible?.

    Indeed that's exactly what I said to them LOL. Then I asked them for their budget.

    Feb 16, 2020 at 11:46 AM
  9. Terry replied to the thread Adding a bathroom, is this possible?.

    "Anything is possible, if you have enough time and money". hj, that's been my answer for years too. A homeowner asks, "Are you saying...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 11:37 AM
  10. Terry replied to the thread Threaded Tub Spout Nipple Too Short.

    Delta makes tub spouts with their own adapter that gives you much more leeway for the length from the wall. [IMG] Or you can do it...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 10:21 AM
  11. Terry replied to the thread Back to Back sink.

    Add a santee below the lav trap arm and run the new trap arm for the laundry sink. I see you have 2" on the vertical. The will allow...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 10:12 AM
  12. Terry replied to the thread CPVC Ball Shutoff Valve Stuck.

    Many of us plumbers won't touch them anymore. If they turn easily, then maybe. Most of the time it's better to shut off at the meter.

    Feb 16, 2020 at 10:10 AM
  13. Terry replied to the thread Replacing cast iron with ABS for drains?.

    The fittings have the slope built in. You can take your level and put everything to a 1/4" per foot grade. There is also a bit of slop...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 10:06 AM
  14. Terry replied to the thread Delayed Single Knock When Shower Is Turned-Off.

    Pretty common with an ABS drain for a shower that passes through a tight or slightly crooked hole. The pipe expands when heated by the...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 10:03 AM
  15. Terry replied to the thread Delta 600 shower handles now reversed to get hot.

    I use this rebuild for the Delta 600 [IMG] Be careful when removing the old dome though. [IMG] They can twist. I sometimes use a...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 9:58 AM