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    The sink is a pedestal from Kohler the Memoirs...

    The sink is a pedestal from Kohler the Memoirs Stately model 2345-8. The faucet I installed was a Moen Caldwell CA84440.

    The the hole in the sink is 1-3/4" .Is this standard? Called Kohler and...
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    bathroom drain help

    I do not understand the sizing on drains. I have a sink with 1-3/4" drain hole in it. What size is the correct drain asy diameter to put into the drain hole. I read a standard drain was 1-1/4" but...
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    Tried the plumbers putty it did not work. How...

    Tried the plumbers putty it did not work. How about Teflon tape? or other types of sealers. Also I tightened the big nut by hand. Should it be tighter? How much tighter?

    Could the 1-3/4 drain hole...
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    Bathroom sink drain

    Just installed a pedestal from Kohler the Memoirs Sately model 2345-8. The faucet I installed was a Moen Caldwell CA84440. The drain leaks from around the threads where the nut tightens the drain...
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    Connecting chrome brass to plastic pipe

    This may seem like a dumb question, but I have to ask. After a recent bathrooom sink installation the drain was offset considerably and the hook a little odd. I started out with brass pipe wall drain...
  6. Pedestal sink install and drain alignment

    Just install a pedestal sink. The plumbing can't be moved and the drain is not aligned properly. I bought a PVC flex extension and it leaks. I need about a 2" offset in order to work. The wall pipe...
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    Shower whistling

    A couple years ago I converted a tub into a shower. I replaced the shower valve with a Moen. The way it works is you turn the knob to the left to turn it on then adjust left or right for temperature....
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    Hooking up two bathroom fans to one vent

    I have a single exhaust fan connected to a 4" duct to a outside vent. I would like to install another fan in a bathroom next to it. I figured just a Y and backdrafts should take care of it, but all...
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    flexible duct installation

    I am finally at the point of installing the duct from the bathroom exhaust fan to the 4" rigid (split seam) duct.I used a
    4"aluminum flexable duct. Had to fight to get it on the rigid side a bit...
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    I need to use a metal box to complete the...

    I need to use a metal box to complete the grounding. What I meant was the new work metal boxes with the brackets spot wedded on then. I believe they are called new work boxes. In order to install...
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    Bathroom exhaust fan vent flashing

    Last year, I had a new roof installed and the roofer installed the stack or vent flashing. I am not sure what it's called, but it's supposed to be used for a 4" bathroom vent. Now, I am attempting to...
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    Old work boxes and mounting to studs

    I recently removed a new work style switch box and a 4 Octogon fixture box both had brackets extending up above and below the box location. I was carefull not to mess up the drywall.
    I need to use...
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    after installing the overflow cap, I see a gap in...

    after installing the overflow cap, I see a gap in the top and bottom.There are tabs that offset the cover or cap from sitting flush on the tub. When the shower is going won't this allow water to...
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    Bath tub overflow

    I am working on a bath tub overflow. I am aware of the tappered gasket required,but what should be used on the tub side. I hear silicone,plumber puddy. Should it only be used on the top?
    Thanks,
    J
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    Dishwasher vent install

    I am planning to install a vent for the drain line ont he dishwasher. First off it seems odd the vent part has two different size nipples on it. If I am removing the hose from the garbage disposal...
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    bath tub wall kit

    Installed a tub wall kit and have used polyseamseal kitchen and Bath Ultra. This was a new wall kit with an existing tub. I scrapped (with razer blade) and thoughly cleaned (with alcohol) before...
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    Dishwasher install

    I am doing a dishwasher install on a whirlpool GU2700. all went well until the mounting to the counter top. The unit is level and positioned nicely, when screwing the unit the counter it distorts it...
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    The caulking I used was polyseamseal kitchen and bath ultra. I have since spoke with them and it appears the caulking has expired. It's too old. I just bought it (What's up with that) They are...
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    Caulking nightmare on tub wall kit install

    I installed a tub wall kit recently and the install went well. I waited 5 days to take the first shower and with-in 3 days one area od the caulking between the tub and the wall started to peal off...
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    Tub wall support

    recently, I installed a tub wall kit. Pretty straight forward except the final step. I noticed when getting ready to silicone the area between the bottom of the tub wall and the tub ledge that one...
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