The Plumbing Supply System
A well-designed plumbing distribution system doesn't just deliver water to the points of need. It also delivers reasonably constant water temperature and pressure. Such a plumbing system will not only promote harmony between spouses but will also serve as a selling point when the home is on the market. Learn how to design and install the two most common water plumbing distribution systems and a system of your own design. Find also plumbing installation aids,
I'm replacing an upstairs bathroom toilet used by 3 teenage boys....want one that has a big flush, doesn't clog and CLEANS THE BOWL COMPLETELY. (1 yr ago we purchased a toto aquia II dual flush for our main floor powder room and I HATE that toilet, bowl never comes clean and doesn't even flush away urine. So dont want to make another mistake) Any sugggestions?
We have Pegasus copper kitchen sink. It smells terrible. Like the metal and not sewer gas. We have checked the plumbing under the sink with is only a one year old. Everything is fine with that. We have plugged both sides of the sink, so we know the smell in not coming from the plumbing. I clean the sink daily with dishwashing soap. We leave any dirt dishes on the counter and not in the sink. We also have a hammered copper sink in the bathroom. It never smells or stains.
I have 2 identical hot and cold) Mansfield 500 silcocks /vacum breaker
installed side by side. Approx 20 yrs old The cold would not shut off.
I got a repair kit and handle kit. Repairing the stem pieces easy enough
but now I can't get the stem assembly to seat properly back into the
the silcock . therefore handle won't operate the valve. I take the same assembly I just repaired and it installs fine on the hot silcock side This leads me to believe that there is something
I have a Moen posi-temp single handled tub-shower faucet. It takes the 1222 faucet cartridge. I first rebuilt the cartridge and it kept running a slow but steady stream of water. I bought a brand new replacement cartridge... and STILL it runs!!! Driving me crazy. I've got $50.00 into this now and no improvement.
Did I do something wrong? Is there a trick to the install, like a combination of twists adjustments I'm not aware of? The instruction sheet is worthless and in micro-print.