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    Moen Kingsley Rough in valve

    I am going to get the Moen Kingsley shower system that will have four body sprays in addition to the shower head.

    Any preferences on a valve that you sweat copper or a valve that has screw in...
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    last year i special ordered a Cadet 3 chair...

    last year i special ordered a Cadet 3 chair height elongated bowl 10 inch rough in ..... great toilet..
  3. I have elected to use a ring extender.. the kit...

    I have elected to use a ring extender.. the kit comes with two gaskets..i will use on gasket on the underside mating it to the existing ring.

    I will then use some tapcons to tie the two...
  4. concrete slab I will have to measure: i think...

    concrete slab

    I will have to measure: i think a half inch to 5/8" probably a half...or about the height of a standard tile
  5. new flooring raises height-- new toilet flange

    I am putting a new hardwood floor in my bathroom...

    i had to put down 5/8" underlayment and then 5/8" hardwood...

    so now I am 1 1/8 inches higher.. that's not quite true... i removed a tile...
  6. wood windows-- alum vs vinyl exterior

    I am looking at replacing some double hung windows

    I know I want wood interiors..but I am debating over the exterior cladding

    vinyl or aluminum? I live in Greenville, South Carolina.
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    About 8 years ago, i wanted to update the stove...

    About 8 years ago, i wanted to update the stove to gas.... a few years before that i had run a line to a gas dryer. Can't remember that price...not much..

    Anyway that pipe ran right under the...
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    plumbers did this in my house when they replumbed...

    plumbers did this in my house when they replumbed from galvanized to copper.

    it is that way in my two bathrooms.. they ran the copper from the basement to the floor...put in the shutoff valve. ...
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    I know they have them in brass....i have one...

    I know they have them in brass....i have one sitting in the workshop..

    seems like copper would be too soft for a flange
  10. thanks.. i will heed all of the advice. the...

    thanks.. i will heed all of the advice.

    the folks on this board have gotten me through some major and minor issues..

    ...all with flying colors....
  11. nothing has changed lately... yes, I am...

    nothing has changed lately...

    yes, I am talking about a pressure relief valve.

    I think when i was in the suburbs we were required to get a pressure reducing valve is we had a lawn sprinkler...
  12. the prv is functioning.. I can pull the handle...

    the prv is functioning.. I can pull the handle up..and water will come out of the copper tube....
  13. There is no expansion tank. I don't think i...

    There is no expansion tank. I don't think i have ever owned a house with a WH expansion tank.

    The tag says 100xl extension 4 on the PRV...

    looks like it just screws in.
  14. HW Heater Pressure Relief Valve- relieving

    I have a gas hot water heater in my basement.

    I have been in the house for two years. The hot water heater is probably 5-7 years old.

    In the past three months or so, the pressure relief valve...
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    thanks.. i will work on it this weekend. EDIT:...

    thanks.. i will work on it this weekend.

    EDIT: Thanks, I took care of this..... had to run a #8 copper from my heater to my motor..and then another copper from my motor to the copper cold water...
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    whirlpool tub motor grounding

    in my haste, i neglected to hook up a separate grounding wire after I installed a whirlpool tub in my bathroom

    the motor and heater are on separate circuits and each is hooked up to a GFCI circuit...
  17. you could rent a core bit and hammer drill from...

    you could rent a core bit and hammer drill from home depot... cost you about 16 dollars for four hours... it will take two minutes to do it.

    however for that...i would drill smaller holes in a...
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    thanks.... i'll go with your advice.... If I...

    thanks.... i'll go with your advice....

    If I haven't stated it before... electricity scares me a bit, because I still don't understand it...but I am learning
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    light switch question

    Not too long ago, I used you folks for a question on providing power to a light switch/fan, etc.

    That is all worked out.

    Previously this switch was on the outside of an enclosed shower.

    Now...
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    i once had this done... listen to this.... i...

    i once had this done... listen to this....

    i called the plumber.... and he started dragging out this very thick book.. looked at my project... started doing all this estimating stuff.... came up...
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    I have had to make limited runs...and have used...

    I have had to make limited runs...and have used Sharkbites to make connections... Pex to copper. I had to make a run from the basement..through a closet to the attic for a toilet.

    at the...
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    I am sorry, man... i just didn't even think that...

    I am sorry, man... i just didn't even think that you could tie in that way...

    a lot of things make much more sense now... a strong lesson learned.

    and i do really appreciate everyone's effort
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    Success!

    My next door neighbor came over today.

    Rather than fishing a wire through the ceiling... he took another approach.

    This switch was in a double box with another switch... he ran power from there...
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    frenchie... that's the best picture yet.... and...

    frenchie... that's the best picture yet.... and great explanation, too..

    I does seem like the single wire has to go back to the fan, since it has the power source.
    fishing a single wire...
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    Congratulations... not too long ago the guys on...

    Congratulations... not too long ago the guys on this board held my hand on moving a toilet and tieing it back in.

    I had to smile at the snap cutter statement. I went through the exact same...
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