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  1. Terry replied to the thread Basement Barhroom.

    You might be able to remove the 2" out of the fitting and go with a 3" line there. Be sure to have your 2" vent before heading over for...

    Apr 6, 2020 at 1:46 PM
  2. Terry replied to the thread Hot water recirculation pump orientation.

    Every install I've seen returns the recirc to either the cold incoming or to the bottom of the tank. The incoming dip tube puts it in...

    Apr 6, 2020 at 1:39 PM
  3. Terry replied to the thread Gerber Avalanche Elite??.

    It should work fine. There are plenty of plumbers installing the Gerber right now.

    Apr 6, 2020 at 12:37 PM
  4. Terry replied to the thread Leaking tub overflow - repair or replace.

    I assemble the two parts on the tub first, and the glue the two pieces with the santee last. If the shoe is a little crooked, it leaks.

    Apr 6, 2020 at 12:34 PM
  5. Terry replied to the thread Replacing tub and brass drain.

    The vent needs to be behind the p-trap, not part of it.

    Apr 6, 2020 at 12:33 PM
  6. Terry replied to the thread Replacing tub and brass drain.

    We are using combos for venting on the horizontal like that. If that doesn't fit though, then do what you can. I installed plenty of...

    Apr 6, 2020 at 11:56 AM
  7. Terry posted a new thread.

    Norris Thermador wall hung toilet, 1965 vintage

    Here is a picture of a Norris wall hung toilet from 1965. This was installed in the family home and replaced ten years ago with a 1.6,...

    Forum: Toilet Forum discussions

    Apr 6, 2020 at 11:50 AM
  8. Terry replied to the thread Leaking tub overflow - repair or replace.

    [IMG] I like this one without screws. Watco 901 tub drain. [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] The streaks on the tub were from the old waste and...

    Apr 6, 2020 at 11:09 AM
  9. Terry replied to the thread Schluter drain location problems.

    I would move your drain location. I have not used Schluter, but there must be some better options than trimming off one side.

    Apr 6, 2020 at 11:05 AM
  10. Terry replied to the thread Leaking tub overflow - repair or replace.

    I think I would pull the screws out one at a time and reinstall with some Silicone on them.

    Apr 6, 2020 at 10:01 AM
  11. Terry replied to the thread Replacing tub and brass drain.

    The drain kits use a santee. [IMG] They come with the overflow and the shoe parts, you supply the santee.

    Apr 6, 2020 at 9:59 AM
  12. Terry replied to the thread Help identifying 1950s shower valves.

    Those look like what I had growing up. At least until my mother took a sledge hammer to the bathroom.

    Apr 5, 2020 at 7:26 PM
  13. Terry replied to the thread Leaking tub overflow - repair or replace.

    Plumbers are required to use solvent weld tub waste and overflows. Which seems weird because with some tubs we wind up using the...

    Apr 5, 2020 at 7:25 PM
  14. Terry replied to the thread Delta 600, Please help me identify these faucets so I can replace parts?.

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    Apr 5, 2020 at 1:40 PM
  15. Terry replied to the thread Delta 600, Please help me identify these faucets so I can replace parts?.

    Every hardware store carries the Delta parts for the shower and the kitchen faucet. The shower is a Delta 600 series, and you must be...

    Apr 5, 2020 at 11:03 AM