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    Wanted Toto's best for Rental Unit

    I have a 4-plex and it's time to go low flo. One old unit has a big footprint, so I need a Toto that will cover well, it can be elongated. The other unit needs a petit unit. Which one? Drake it...
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    Quality Trip Lever Replacement for Drake

    When the plastic lever locking nut split on my Toto Drake, I looked at replacement levers that were quite nice at Lowe's. All the nuts were plastic in the replacement levers. I did replace the nut,...
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    Four bolt toilet

    The old four on the floor bolt toilets- are they all 14 in rough ins too? I was wondering if there is a way to know before pulling up the fixture. The bolts are 12 and 16 in from the wall.
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    The only way to move it - it's cast iron in fine...

    The only way to move it - it's cast iron in fine shape - is to use an offset flange. Is that a workable solution?
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    Time to Choose a Toilet Need Advice!

    I have a small "50's bathroom that has the toilet very close to the tub. The toilet is a 14 in rough in and has to be replaced. Money is an issue, so I can't go crazy. I would like a short...
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    Toto Drake lo flo

    This middle aged woman replaced her toilet (2 piece is easier) with a lo flo Drake. I love it. It also has an offset flange because of a contracter error. There is no problem at all with flush,...
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    Drake Tank

    I just checked my Toto Drake, and the tank is "snug".
    Try the tank install again from the beginning, something might have misallaigned. It's worth it. You are gonna love this toilet.
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    Help! Tub Install

    I have a great tub from Kohler (lightweight acrylic), It looks like it just clips to the wall, and sits in a bed of mortar for stability. Is it possible it doesn't requrie a ledger board? Please...
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    Kohler Performa tub - No ledger board?

    I am ready to set the new tub. I expected to need a ledger board around the edge, but that is not in the instructions, and the tub edge has acrylic supports that would be in the way of a standard...
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    Black Sinks

    All the folks I know with intense colors in the bath or kitchen fall out of love with them in a few years. Black, and other dark colors, do show spots if not polished each time they are used. How...
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    OOps, I mean a toilet flange. The one I removed...

    OOps, I mean a toilet flange. The one I removed (all rusted) was on the outside.
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    Flange with bolts outside

    I need a new flange for a cast iron soil pipe. One option is a cast iron flange that fits outside the 4in pipe and has four bolts tighten a rubber gasket against the pipe. Is that a better solution...
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    Cast Iron or PVC Flange?

    I need to replace two flanges. Is PVC better than Cast? Are they had to get in the cast pipe?
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    Which toilet for a 14 in rough in?

    WHo makes 14 in rough in toilets? I need to replace two, so price will count.
    Thanks!
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    14 in rough in Toilet & Flange

    I've got a home from the '50's and the rough in is not the standard 12 in of today, but 14in. What are my options here? Can I solve this without going broke? The cast iron soil pipe is in fine...
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    Shower Pan set in mortar

    I am ready to install my fiberglass shower pan and walls. I have heard about setting the pan in something to level it and to make it more secure. Sounds great to me. Just what exactly do you set...
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    Connection is in the floor

    Thanks for your help! I got one of those banded connectors (rubber sleeve with steel cover, 2 rings to tighten). I am not going to be able to acess that connection-it's on the second floor. Of...
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    Tub drain to copper

    My new tub has a PVC drain, and the cut-off stub of the pre-existing drain is copper. What's the best way to connect this?
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    New Bathtub drain into PVC Copper CI

    I removed a tub with an old drum trap and copper drain that went into a Cast Iron soil pipe on the second floor. I have acess to the cast pipe, but it's in a tough spot. The contactor cut the...
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    Cast Iron Soil Pipe Painting?

    Some of the cast iron soil pipe in my basement is painted, some not. I would like to paint it all the same. What kind of paint should I use? Did I read correctly somewhere on the web that it is...
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