Hi, one fine day my water heater stopped working out of the blue. I believe the hot water stopped some time when I took an extended shower with hot water on. To diagn... See more
What kind of pipes or plumbing alternatives should I use in my DIY house?Bob B
I have to keep a towel on the floor around the front of my commode. The water comes from under the bottom of the commode. Not a lot. Just a little.
Thinking in case of really cold weather this would keep any pipes from freezing.
Two years ago we had a room built on our house with a laundry room. Last year we had a cold winter in the south and the drain pipe froze 2 times. For several days eac... See more
The shower in my rental apartment doesn't hold all the water inside because of that small gap in it's frame (see pic) how do I fix it? And how can I clean it so the f... See more
Is it a personal preference to caulk or not to caulk around a toilet base? What is the proper way to caulk? I have seen posts suggesting a bead of caulk under the t... See more
The home I just purchased came with a large screen patio. Which is nice because I have been using it to store my gym equipment & to do my exercise at. Unfortunately e... See more
This was recommended to us- old pipes are rusty and leaky.
yup..i"m on a kick to lower utility bills....all of the duct work is now properly taped up, time for next intervention. should i insulate the water lines, or let them... See more
my kitchen sink is block..the water doesn't go down so easy..what can I use?
Inside lever that controls the chain is rusted and broken, chain fall off.Flap not seating properly and water not filling the tank
I have a mid-century 1950 bath tub that desparetely needs to be restore. It is built in so impossible to remove for restoration.
When turning on water in upstairs baths I can hear a dripping sound in wall but do not see any wet spots anywhere. Short of taking down walls to find the cause of th... See more
My master bath has a jacuzzi whirlpool "majora". No jets, so no access panel. I've noticed a 'soft' spot on the tub floor about 3" round. I cannot see it with my eyes... See more
I cannot unscrew outdoor hose from faucet. It's really stuck. I've tried pliers, wrench and a blow torch!
if this is something we could possibly fix on our own? Hi! Hope everyone had a great holiday and has a wonderful/safe new year. I asked a question here awhile back ... See more
I got a message from one of my long term clients yesterday about some kitchen sink leaks, when I called her back a few hours later she said she had already had a "ro... See more
I currently have a sump pump system with a battery back-up. I noticed at the store there is a "gravity-fed" sump pump and there is no back-up pump needed with it. Doe... See more
I tried shortening the chain but the the flapper never seals. How can I fix?