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  1. Question: Water leak?

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    Wouldn't a leaking trap leak all the time?

    Wouldn't a leaking trap leak all the time?
  2. Question: Plumbing

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    Only solution I can see is if you have a faucet...

    Only solution I can see is if you have a faucet assembly that is mixing some cold water with the hot and therefore prolonging the time it takes to get hot water to the faucet.
  3. Question: Dryer vent

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    Dryer vent

    My son is trying to put a hole in a cinder block wall for a dryer vent. He drilled a number of holes in a 4 inch circle and was able to pop out the concrete, but the cavity in the block is only about...
  4. Question: Water leak?

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    I would think that if the leak was from inside...

    I would think that if the leak was from inside the DW, then there would be water in the DW as well as on the floor. That just does not seem right somehow. Has it happened again? Do we understand...
  5. Question: Leak

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    The ceiling above the shower itself leaks?

    The ceiling above the shower itself leaks?
  6. The PRV he is referring to could be an air...

    The PRV he is referring to could be an air admittance valve or the vent pipe for the hot water heater's PRV. Either way, not too sure why using a garbage disposal would create a problem. If the AAV...
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    1. Run water until the pump cuts on. Turn off the...

    1. Run water until the pump cuts on. Turn off the water and let the tank fill and the pump cuts off. Now start running water from a hose into a five gallon bucket. See how many gallons you get until...
  8. Question: Toilet flushing

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    That would be kind of like saying we need to put...

    That would be kind of like saying we need to put water on our candles from time to time to keep them from drying out.
  9. Question: Air in lines

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    Assuming the filter is on bypass, so that should...

    Assuming the filter is on bypass, so that should not be a problem. Sounds like a shallow well pump with one line going into the well. Is it possible the well level is down and you are pulling some...
  10. Try this. Select your model, and then select the...

    Try this. Select your model, and then select the appropriate assembly area.



    http://www.mtdparts.com/equipment/mtdparts/yard-machines-riding-mower-13a326jc700?tabView=diagrams
  11. Might want to put a float valve on it to keep...

    Might want to put a float valve on it to keep from having to monitor tank level.
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    Try looking here: Honda H1011 Rider Parts...

    Try looking here: Honda H1011 Rider Parts
  13. Try this site: Wire Size Calculator...

    Try this site: Wire Size Calculator
  14. Question: Deck question

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    Mainly concerned about flying insects such as...

    Mainly concerned about flying insects such as mosquitoes, or things like ants, spiders, etc. Doing this proect for wife, and she is not a fan of bugs. With the screen under the decking, I don't think...
  15. Question: Deck question

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    My plan is to staple the beginning of the run,...

    My plan is to staple the beginning of the run, and then pull it tight over the joists and staple the other end using four foot wide rolls. I'll then just put the boards over the top and screw them...
  16. Question: Deck question

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    Deck question

    I'm rebuilding my rear deck and intend to screen in part of it. I am going to put screen wire under the screened in portion to keep out bugs. Will fiberglass screen work under those deck boards, or...
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    Now that I think of it, there is a sort of...

    Now that I think of it, there is a sort of pressure valve relief for this system already. We are on well water, and there is a 90 psi relief valve beside the pressure tank. That's outside. It would,...
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    1. The closet where the HW heater is located is...

    1. The closet where the HW heater is located is pretty much in the center of the house.
    2. The bucket idea might very well be workable. That could be done.
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    1. No crawl space. 2. The pan idea is worth...

    1. No crawl space.
    2. The pan idea is worth considering. I'll take a look at that tomorrow. Thanks.
    3. The concept of just letting it overflow in that closet is, at least, safe. We might have...
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    Presently there is no drain for the valve. There...

    Presently there is no drain for the valve. There is no crawl space. This is basically a closet it is in, but that's how it's plumbed. I'm happy to report that this house was not built by me. Might...
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    T&P valve question

    Installing a new water heater. This house is around 60 years old and there is no drain for the T&P valve. There is, however, a bathroom on the other side of the wall behind the water heater. Does...
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    Yeah, I think you are right. Even if they would,...

    Yeah, I think you are right. Even if they would, I can just buy a new toilet for what they want for a bowl. Another promising idea bites the dust.
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    Contacted Kohler. According their helpful...

    Contacted Kohler. According their helpful chatline, they do not recommend any current Kohler bowls to go with a 4620 tank, assuming that the number is actually 4620.

    I don't think there is a 4020...
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    488394884048841Little difficult to read the...

    488394884048841Little difficult to read the number. Maybe 4620, or 4020? See what you think.
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    Toilet bowl/tank match

    We have a Kohler 1.6 gallon toilet. The bowl is badly stained and we want to replace it. It occurred to me that we could save some money by keeping the tank and replacing the bowl. Will any Kohler...
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    I don't open any email attachment (or otherwise)...

    I don't open any email attachment (or otherwise) unless it is something I have requested OR it is from someone I know well. It sounds pretty clear that you don't know this person. Might try googling...
  27. 1. Make sure no water in gas tank. 2. Replace...

    1. Make sure no water in gas tank.
    2. Replace spark plug.
    3. Be sure you are getting gas from the fuel line at the carb.
    4. Check to be sure you are getting a good, blue spark. If not, then start...
  28. Question: Toilet question

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    Toilet question

    Was told by a plumber that we have toilets that are 11" rough in. My understanding is that 12" is standard. Put in a 12" toilet and it BARELY fit. Another 1/4 inch and it would not, so I'm a little...
  29. You can start with filing the points (power off)...

    You can start with filing the points (power off) with an emory board. If that doesn't help, then replace the switch as they are relatively cheap at twenty bucks or so.

    Is your pump in the well or...
  30. With the relatively inexpensive pump/tank that...

    With the relatively inexpensive pump/tank that you are using, I would take a look at this if you can't get it going.
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  31. Take pics as you go with your cell phone. Makes...

    Take pics as you go with your cell phone. Makes reassembly easier. This job should not be too difficult. Simply putting the pump on a switch is actually not a bad idea so long as the pump is not...
  32. I managed to find this. On page nine there is a...

    I managed to find this. On page nine there is a parts breakdown you can use to get to the impeller. https://manuals.harborfreight.com/manuals/69000-69999/69305.pdf

    However, I think you have a poor...
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    Once you go advanced, select "insert image" icon....

    Once you go advanced, select "insert image" icon. You will be asked to ID the photo file on your computer you want to upload. Go from there.
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    Yes, we are talking about air for combustion....

    Yes, we are talking about air for combustion. That's the only reason I can think of for the placement of those vents. It sure looks like the work of amateurs. I'll mention the two vents you...
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    Venting a gas furnace

    My son's house has the gas furnace for the central heat in a 100 square foot or so room adjacent to the basement carport. At some point in the past, someone just knocked some holes in the wall and...
  36. Question: Trim question

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    Finished job. Thanks for the help. Glue worked...

    Finished job. Thanks for the help. Glue worked great. 48825
  37. Question: Air-e-tainer

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    You can remove the tank and flush it, but if it's...

    You can remove the tank and flush it, but if it's that full of sediment, then you have a real problem. Likely a problem in the well itself. The well should have a screen liner that prevents sediment...
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    Hey Milo. Old thread, but new questions. I would...

    Hey Milo. Old thread, but new questions. I would think 12" above the roof would be fine, but I'm not a plumber.
  39. Question: Trim question

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    OK. I thought about that but wasn't sure. Thanks!

    OK. I thought about that but wasn't sure. Thanks!
  40. Question: Trim question

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    Trim question

    We have 1x2 trim around our carport except for the chimney. What would be the best way to run the trim around this chimney? In particular, how to attach it to the brick.

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  41. Question: Johnson tee

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    Yeah. That's exactly the impression I have gotten...

    Yeah. That's exactly the impression I have gotten from reading posts here for a number of years. The high loop works and is fool proof.
  42. Question: Johnson tee

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    Why is there a copper line coming off the Johnson...

    Why is there a copper line coming off the Johnson T?
  43. It seems like it is good. No problems since then.

    It seems like it is good. No problems since then.
  44. End of story. He must have left something on...

    End of story. He must have left something on because the battery has been good since then.
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    Ma06 has some good advice. Go with this. If your...

    Ma06 has some good advice. Go with this. If your tub faucets have good pressure, then it would seem the well system is good. Problem has to be in house somewhere.
  46. That would be the equivalent of several swimming...

    That would be the equivalent of several swimming pools of water. Hard to imagine a leaking pipe of that magnitude. 13,000 gallons a day?? That's about 10 gallons a minute. Might want to invite the...
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    Problem solved

    Never mind. Water in the gas was the problem. Running well now.
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    Husqvarna Model Yth20K46

    It was running fine and then just quit. It's full of gas, getting gas to the carb and will crank on ether for a few seconds but then goes dead. Any ideas?
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    I got you confused with another poster who had a...

    I got you confused with another poster who had a single pipe, shallow well pump. You can look up your pump specs on the internet and see what kind of volume you should be able to expect from it. At a...
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    Typically, your pump should be able to keep up...

    Typically, your pump should be able to keep up with a shower, but that would also depend on the depth of the well. If I remember correctly, this is a shallow well pump so water depth changing even a...
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