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  1. Rossn replied to the thread Is this vapor permeable sheathing?.

    Thanks, Dana!

    Apr 24, 2018 at 9:51 PM
  2. Reach4 replied to the thread Water going over Korky QuietFILL Valve.

    It's proof positive that you need a PRV and a thermal expansion tank.

    Apr 24, 2018 at 9:11 PM
  3. Al Wet replied to the thread Water going over Korky QuietFILL Valve.

    I tried that way of testing leaving a faucet with a steady drip and it was still 138, so I guess I've got a problem with that.

    Apr 24, 2018 at 9:06 PM
  4. Music Junkie replied to the thread Switching/Changing a Breaker Switch.

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:57 PM
  5. Music Junkie replied to the thread Switching/Changing a Breaker Switch.

    I just read about the 15-20 tandem breaker a few minutes ago, and was thinking it might be a good way to go. I understand the concern...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:55 PM
  6. Reach4 replied to the thread How much to tighten stem after replacing washer in compression faucet?.

    Until I read that sentence, I thought I understood what you were saying. Are you bringing a wrench into the question?

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:53 PM
  7. Garn posted a new thread.

    How much to tighten stem after replacing washer in compression faucet?

    I've replaced the flat washer on the end of the bathtub's hot water valve stem assembly many times, with the new washer lasting anywhere...

    Forum: Shower & Bathtub Forum & Blog

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:50 PM
  8. Reach4 replied to the thread HVAC condensate drain P trap drying out.. Can I use a check valve?.

    Looks nice. I don't know how it would be accepted by the rules, but I would do it. I am not a plumber.

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:49 PM
  9. RANDY MCCOY posted a new thread.

    Septic tanks in series

    Hey, I'm in AZ and about to build my own house. Doing plans for septic and need 2000 gal. septic tank. These seem hard to come by...

    Forum: Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:48 PM
  10. Reach4 replied to the thread PVC valve + 1/2" FIP sink hose = leaks?.

    Not so good. This can work if the female is extra strong. The female couplers for well work should be schedule 120, which is extra...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:26 PM
  11. Akagis_white_comet liked Stuff's post in the thread Switching/Changing a Breaker Switch.

    You should be able to get a 15-20 tandem breaker to replace the single 15. Too many different branded breakers in that panel so I...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:21 PM
  12. Stuff replied to the thread Switching/Changing a Breaker Switch.

    You should be able to get a 15-20 tandem breaker to replace the single 15. Too many different branded breakers in that panel so I...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:21 PM
  13. Cam Wood liked BAPlumber's post in the thread Schedule 40 PVC vs. Schedule 40 Foam Core.

    It sounds like the GC did what he was instructed. He used Sch. 40 PVC. If he was instructed to use Sch. 40 Solid Core PVC and didn't,...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:13 PM
  14. Akagis_white_comet replied to the thread Switching/Changing a Breaker Switch.

    No, you cannot do so. Uprating a breaker means it will allow more current to pass along wiring that is NOT heavy enough to do the job....

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:13 PM
  15. cacher_chick replied to the thread Switching/Changing a Breaker Switch.

    Before you can change the breaker to a higher amperage, all of the wire in the existing circuit must be rated for it. Normally they...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:02 PM
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