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  1. You can't have any combustable materials within...

    You can't have any combustable materials within 18" from the top of the water heater. I usually run 18" of copper off all my water heaters.
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    We do lots of water heaters but rarely get a call...

    We do lots of water heaters but rarely get a call to service a tankless water heater. You should be fine with just purchasing an inexpensive pump from the hardware store. I would definitely recommend...
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    I have seen floor drains get covered with...

    I have seen floor drains get covered with finishing the basement. Usually the concrete will slope down toward the drain and is not ideal for a finished space. Does the main drain leave through the...
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    It's also a code requirement for most areas that...

    It's also a code requirement for most areas that I service. I'm not trying to dazzle or baffle, just trying to provide quality service.
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    Almost all of the homes in my service area have...

    Almost all of the homes in my service area have Pressure Reducing Valves, which as you know creates a closed loop system.
  6. I have seen mastic that was 2 years old and still...

    I have seen mastic that was 2 years old and still never setup. I am a fan of using thin-set, especially in a shower or floor.
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    Thermal Expansion Tanks

    I install expansion tanks on almost every water heater I put in. Even if there is no PRV I still recommend installing the expansion tank.

    Sometimes, I feel like the customer is not buying into...
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    I wouldn't install a used water heater even if I...

    I wouldn't install a used water heater even if I got it for free. I hard pipe all water heaters and install expansion tanks so it takes some time and materials to do it right. Just buy a new unit, a...
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    I am a plumbing contractor in Kansas City and...

    I am a plumbing contractor in Kansas City and would like to participate in the trades only section of the forum. I mainly specialize in service work in Overland Park, KS.
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