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  1. WorthFlorida replied to the thread Questions on Older Kenmore Softener.

    If there was something nasty in the softener the homeowner would notice it in the water. Be sure you have a new bypass or O-rings for it...

    Jul 4, 2020 at 5:12 AM
  2. tmuller replied to the thread Turbid/cloudy water.

    Shady, cloudy or grayish water is normally brought about by broken up or suspended solids. This is otherwise called "turbidity." Water...

    Jul 4, 2020 at 3:33 AM
  3. tmuller replied to the thread Quality of Myers/Pentair SS pump heads and motors?.

    The MES50/100 features a heavy-duty cast iron construction that provides durability for a long service life, as well as dissipating heat...

    Jul 4, 2020 at 3:32 AM
  4. SleeperinSeattle posted a new thread.

    Please recommend Softener and Filter system for our new to us house with a well

    Hi, I'm curious about getting a whole house water filtration and softener system for our new to us house that is on a well. It's our...

    Forum: Water Softener Forum, Questions and Answers

    Jul 4, 2020 at 2:56 AM
  5. jadnashua replied to the thread Any min. height for stub out required by code for kitchen and bathroom sink.

    If you know what the fixtures you're going to use are, then, rough-in the bits where they both look good and fit. There is no industry...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 10:47 PM
  6. ditttohead posted a new thread.

    Funny and interesting pictures

    This forum has so much great information, I thought I would start a thread with funny and interesting pictures. Anyone else who has...

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    Forum: Water Softener Forum, Questions and Answers

    Jul 3, 2020 at 10:37 PM
  7. Jeff H Young replied to the thread Wye from cleanout.

    Yes you can run your wash machine there gotta follow code . Had to google and look at the popper valve never heard of it? didnt...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 9:33 PM
  8. JoeA replied to the thread Submersible sump pump - water contains sand.

    Another question: Can I use Liberty Pumps 280 Effluent Sump Pump as primary? (going to run very frequently)

    Jul 3, 2020 at 9:12 PM
  9. Jeff H Young replied to the thread Hose bibs - what needs to be done to protect potable water?.

    Yes you need one on all 4 hosebibs . If you have 100 plus psi and leave hose under pressure on hot days it could blow up . What is...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 9:07 PM
  10. Jeff H Young replied to the thread 1 inch compression ball valve for water heater inlet. Advisable and up to code?.

    Sure you can! thats just fine . Dont put teflon tape on your compression valve or the male adapter at the flex conection (as in...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 7:59 PM
  11. MASTERPLUMB777 liked Smooky's post in the thread Hose bibs - what needs to be done to protect potable water?.

    You can just screw them on [IMG]

    Jul 3, 2020 at 7:57 PM
  12. MASTERPLUMB777 liked Smooky's post in the thread Hose bibs - what needs to be done to protect potable water?.

    Here is another with a poppet type vacuum breaker [ATTACH]

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  13. MASTERPLUMB777 liked Smooky's post in the thread Hose bibs - what needs to be done to protect potable water?.

    Here is an example of a built in backflow preventer [ATTACH]

    upload_2020-2-20_0-3-11.png Jul 3, 2020 at 7:57 PM
  14. MASTERPLUMB777 liked Smooky's post in the thread Hose bibs - what needs to be done to protect potable water?.

    If they are not already built in you can just screw one on each hose bibb....

    Jul 3, 2020 at 7:56 PM
  15. Jeff H Young liked urbs00007's post in the thread Top leaking hot water heater.

    anode was gone. replaced and so far no leak. lets see how long this water heater lasts! going forward, anode every year. thanks...

    Jul 3, 2020 at 7:52 PM
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