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    Upgrade For 90 Degree Urinal Flush Valve?

    I'm assuming the only way I can is by having the supply line moved over to the side, is that correct or do you pros know of any other options?
  2. Thread: TPRV to pan?

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    TPRV to pan?

    I remember reading recently that there might have been a code change that allows the TPRV to discharge into the pan. Where I'm at I believe we use UPC.

    Any recommendations either way regardless? ...
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    So it looks like the trap arm is actually going...

    So it looks like the trap arm is actually going to be longer than 42 inches. The book I have says if I use 2 inch pipe for the trap arm I can go 60 inches, is there any reason not to want to use 2...
  4. I definitely thought that was my problem, the...

    I definitely thought that was my problem, the line was full and I tried too aggressively to plunge it and I wound up blowing out the wax ring, which is why I recommended he check the septic level...
  5. Just had the same type of problem on a septic...

    Just had the same type of problem on a septic system. Depending on what's easiest, either try plunging it or check the septic. I'd check the septic first if it's not too difficult.
  6. Thread: Can I do this?

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    Can I do this?

    So right now the drain which includes the SanTee and vent sits on the side of a cabinet, right in the middle. I don't want to drill holes in the cabinets for the trap arm, so I either need to bend...
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    Are you saying that just to clarify or did I or...

    Are you saying that just to clarify or did I or someone else say something wrong?
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    I guess I never even thought about it so I can't...

    I guess I never even thought about it so I can't say for sure. I've seen it done above the santee and that definitely wouldn't work based on the layout. As for underneath, this is on an outside wall...
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    I figured I'd just post a picture in case I used...

    I figured I'd just post a picture in case I used the wrong fitting name, but this is what I was thinking except with 2 inch pipe instead of three:
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    I'm not sure, with the current setup, or any...

    I'm not sure, with the current setup, or any reasonable setups, that any kind of cleanout would work inside the home. I also had no idea it was necessary.

    I was thinking I'd use a 2 inch 45...
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    For what it's worth, it would probably be easier...

    For what it's worth, it would probably be easier to use a double wye because the location of the pipe is about where it would be and I'd basically have a straight shot into a double wye. I guess if I...
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    I guess I should probably keep this in one...

    I guess I should probably keep this in one thread, but the only other questions I have right at this moment is about what fitting to use near the sink, and which near the main "stack".

    This photo...
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    Yeah make sense, I'm fairly certain the original...

    Yeah make sense, I'm fairly certain the original was 1.5.

    It's sad that I've done as much as I've done and I don't know that because it's probably pretty basic info.

    I borrowed a great book...
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    What size PVC for kitchen sink?

    I have a kitchen sink I'm working on, and all that is currently there is a 1 1/2 vent pipe. The rest either isn't there, or is just a small amount (a couple of feet) of 1 1/2 PVC.

    What should I...
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    Couple Tub Surround Questions

    First question: I saw a nice surround and it said something like "installs directly to studs". Does that mean I can't use it if I already have drywall installed, or does that mean it can be used...
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    As for the install, the house has gas and...

    As for the install, the house has gas and electric obviously, but neither has been run to the location of the new water heater because it's for a brand new bathroom. So in that regard there isn't an...
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    Yeah I noticed the actual energy factor ratings...

    Yeah I noticed the actual energy factor ratings were better for the electric, but at the same time actual water delivery was lower, and here gas is cheaper than electricity.
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    Are electric water heaters safer than gas?

    I have a friend that wants to install an electric water heater because he feels they are safer than gas. I can only speak from one experience in my life where a gas water heater caused a fire in a...
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    Chrismas Lights And Moisture

    I have my lights connected to a GFCI and other than that I don't take any special precautions and haven't for at least the past ten years, without any problems.

    Having said that my father in law...
  20. Replace Ferrule Or Not, And Other Rookie Questions

    I don't know if this is the equivalent to electrical outlets with the ground plug on the top or the bottom but I wanted to ask:

    Should you always replace the ferrule when replacing a cut off...
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    Honestly, I don't recall asking if he checked for...

    Honestly, I don't recall asking if he checked for leaks.

    He did seem to know what he was doing and what he was talking about so I doubt he went through all the trouble to tap into the system,...
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    Window Unit Set On It's Side, Uh Oh...

    So a relative of mine recently purchased a new window unit, unfortunately it was stored on it's side and we were given incorrect information about how long we should wait before using the system...
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    When I say travel trailer I mean a forty foot...

    When I say travel trailer I mean a forty foot aluminum Airstream type trailer.

    I got the idea from a neighbor who has been doing it for as long as I've been here, nobody seems to care in this area...
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    I must have worded it wrong then, you have the...

    I must have worded it wrong then, you have the toilet flange, and then under that you have a pipe that has three inlets, and then the outlet on the bottom of the pipe goes directly to the septic...
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    Any help would be much appreciated! ;-)

    Any help would be much appreciated!

    ;-)
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