(206) 949-5683, Top Rated Plumber, Seattle

Search:

Type: Posts; User: mike mann; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.11 seconds.

  1. other than the plumber doing it his way i don't...

    other than the plumber doing it his way i don't think there ever was a plan. electrical shows on the plans that i have seen but no plumbing other than the location of the drains. could the lack of...
  2. the chief building inspector sent a letter to the...

    the chief building inspector sent a letter to the home builder saying that the house plumbing system has to meet the requirements of upc table p2903.1 period. at peak demand we have a trickle at the...
  3. after all this time the west valley city...

    after all this time the west valley city inspection department has just sent a letter to the home builder telling him that the house is in non-compliance with the plumbing code and other things. not...
  4. at the water main it's 55psi. like you i'm in way...

    at the water main it's 55psi. like you i'm in way over my head on this. retired after 40 years in the defense industry but nothing ever taught me how to handle something like this. thats why i'm...
  5. using the west side facuet with no other water...

    using the west side facuet with no other water running it took 1 minute and 15 seconds to fill a 5 gallon jerry can. does the upc have a table similar to irc code p2903.1 which shows the required...
  6. sprinklers get to about 2/3 of the lawn. in utah...

    sprinklers get to about 2/3 of the lawn. in utah water line size is 3/4". this is what is bothering me if the code allows for protrusions to be put into lines that reduce the water flow from 3/4"...
  7. talk about a estate(VBG). sprinkler syatem was...

    talk about a estate(VBG). sprinkler syatem was design/installed by reliance homes employee/subcontractor who use 3/4" schedule 40 pvc. he assumed he had 11 gpm and wasn't concerned about pressure...
  8. it's a approx 13,000sqft lot but with the...

    it's a approx 13,000sqft lot but with the detached 3 car garage (hobby shop) and pavement it's down to less than 1/2 of that in grass. if the $3500 would be enough to fix it then why wasn"t $7700...
  9. thanks. deep down i think your right. i can take...

    thanks. deep down i think your right. i can take it to the city and bbb without it costing anything and the water is just the tip of the problems that we have had with this house. i hate getting...
  10. interesting that you should say that. when i...

    interesting that you should say that. when i asked reliance homes (gc) reps about the specs thay set for the plumbing thay said there wern't any and they relied upon the plumber. right now i'm in the...
  11. thank you for the info and thats my whole point....

    thank you for the info and thats my whole point. the house plumbing has 3/4 brass fittings and 25/30 plastic ones which reduce the flow even more. when i asked the plumber what the fps flow rate and...
  12. thank you as thats the way i was reading the code...

    thank you as thats the way i was reading the code also and comparing what i have to what the code says. from where i come from (mil specs and contracts) the word "shall" is a absolute requirement and...
  13. thank you for the explanation. had a hard time...

    thank you for the explanation. had a hard time understanding how a 5/8 dia pex tube could flow as much as a copper 3/4 line but when i learned that the iside is slicker and the raised the fps rate up...
  14. the way the house is plumbed the hose facuet is a...

    the way the house is plumbed the hose facuet is a 1/2" pex line with a "t" fitting that reduces the flow to .315 and is on the same line as the kitchen sink and dishwasher so that if either is on the...
  15. UPC Code question about water service sizing

    we just had a new house built in utah and the plumbing is terrible and i don't think to code. we have a 3/4" water main line(copper) but as soon as it enters the house it's reduced to take 3/4" pex...
Results 1 to 15 of 15