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    The gauge is not a regulator, it is a test gauge...

    The gauge is not a regulator, it is a test gauge to facilitate a pressure test of the gas line. Natural gas connections should be left to a licensed plumber. WHO KNOWS what the previous...
  2. 24163 this looks like it to me

    24163 this looks like it to me
  3. personally, i would remove the old compression...

    personally, i would remove the old compression angle stops and sweat on 1/2" MIP adapters if you have enough meat. then use 1/2" IPS angle stops. If I didn't have enough meat for compression stops...
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    I have installed 2 Ikea brand vanities with all...

    I have installed 2 Ikea brand vanities with all their non-standard connectors and pieces. I vowed never to install them again. It's not that I cannot do the job; these things just don't scream "no...
  5. maybe they didn't flush out the sediment after...

    maybe they didn't flush out the sediment after they sweat the pipes. could be a clogged screen in one of the connections. or some junk ended up in the cartridge. if someone other than you installed...
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    did you replace the flush valve and the fill...

    did you replace the flush valve and the fill valve, or just the fill valve or flush valve? what make is the toilet and how old is it?
  7. just out of curiosity CleanSC; what software are...

    just out of curiosity CleanSC; what software are you using for those drawings?
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    try a snake but let the guy know you put draino...

    try a snake but let the guy know you put draino in it. no one wants that on their skin!:eek:
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    Best puller I have found for old Moen....

    Best puller I have found for old Moen. http://www.azpartsmaster.com/Products/Faucet-Cartridge-Puller-Moen__3076A.aspx
  10. mapp or propane, if you clean the fittings and...

    mapp or propane, if you clean the fittings and piping well, use a good flux, and there is no water in it, it should work. the only thing i can say is that sometimes if you get the fittings and...
  11. Kitchen Sink On, No Heater Firing. Rest of House Fixtures Fine.

    So I have sort of an odd problem. This house I was working on doesn't get hot water in the kitchen. The tankless is a Noritz N069-M. Every other fixture in the house, when the hot water draws,...
  12. just find some plumbing contractor looking for...

    just find some plumbing contractor looking for help on craigslist. get some experience while you are waiting for all this union BS. get your hands dirty, learn some basic stuff and have some better...
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    and he used PEX.... COPPER, COPPER, COPPER! I...

    and he used PEX.... COPPER, COPPER, COPPER! I don't know if your area's plumbing code allows studor vents but i'm sure you could make it work if you have no other option. if you really want to DIY,...
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    if the pipe in the wall are rattling, they aren't...

    if the pipe in the wall are rattling, they aren't very secure in the wall.
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    Have it replaced! It really shouldn't have come...

    Have it replaced! It really shouldn't have come from the wax seal if it was sealed properly; especially on the 2nd floor (assuming you are top floor). If they had tree roots, One can only suspect...
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    The brass tubular drain and the brass ferules...

    The brass tubular drain and the brass ferules around the pipe are what need to come out. The threaded brass adapter can stay in the wall. SOMETIMES you can put on wrench on the threaded adapter...
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    I have installed hundreds of disposals. I only...

    I have installed hundreds of disposals. I only had one install where the collar came loose. I agree, probably too much putty. I think thread lock is a bad idea overall for that application.
  18. I never understand why when the original plumber...

    I never understand why when the original plumber puts together a setup like this, they don't leave any room for the homeowner or plumber in the future to have an easy go at it. I always try to plumb...
  19. are you pulling permits for this job?

    are you pulling permits for this job?
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    did you replace the seal for the flush valve...

    did you replace the seal for the flush valve (mansfield #210)? it appears to be a Mansfield. It's a red rubber ring at the base of the flush valve. Maybe it's a crack in the overflow tube somewhere...
  21. have you ever had any main-line blockages? get a...

    have you ever had any main-line blockages? get a guy to come camera the line. Prob about $200.00 but worth it. They will give you a dvd/vhs of the sewer line. If it's all clear just keep it cast...
  22. thank you Jim. Your information and input is...

    thank you Jim. Your information and input is helpful.
  23. After Flapper Replaced....Multi-Flushes

    Been running into a problem and have already found an acceptable solution. I still question though; when I replace some standard-looking toilet flapper with universal fit flapper from the supply...
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    Coated Gas Piping

    I don't use this product. I usually opt for PE when gas piping goes underground. Long story short: outdoor tankless water heater quit firing. Trouble code said no gas supply. Confirmed by...
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    sometimes when I fill a heater for the first time...

    sometimes when I fill a heater for the first time the water lines (assuming they are flexes/corrugated) make a high-pitched tone. Usually subsides after the tank is full. Maybe the water lines?...
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