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  1. Plumbing
    To anyone willing to help, I am not sure of the cause but I believe there is an obstruction. The Kitchen and adjacent bathroom have very poor hot water flow; the cold water is better. The bathroom on the 2nd floor seems to have normal hot and cold water flow. Additional observations...
  2. Plumbing
    Hello, My sink doesn't drain, but when I separate the siphon from the pipe and pour water directly into the pipe, there is no problem. Same with the siphon itself. I don't see a blockage anywhere, but when I put it all together, there it is! Maybe it is something to do with physics? You can...
  3. Plumbing
    In Mar I had an instant-On Navien CH-240 installed with a combined heat for the baseboard heating system and domestic hot water (DHW). The DHW works fine. I'm having a problem with the heating system. I have talked to the Navien Tech Support and it appears the unit is functioning correctly...
  4. Plumbing
    I had a blockage in my plumbing line leaving a bathroom in my house. We had problems with the drainage from both the bathtub and toilet so we had the line snaked and then had a camera through the line. Two problems were identified: there is a belly in the line and there is a blockage (around...
  5. Plumbing
    So I tried to fix a blockage in my drain line under my sink. Since I moved in, it just drained into my yard. I borrow a friends pressure hose that was 50' and made to clear pipe blockages. So I determined there was too many hard 90 degree turns after trying to feed the hose. I cut one out and...
  6. Plumbing
    This is my current plumbing under my kitchen sink: As you can see I installed an OS&B ABS Air Admittance Valve above the sanitary tee, I installed it to get rid of the "glugging" effect when draining the sink or when the dish washer was on. I followed the supplied instructions for...
  7. Plumbing
    Shortened the post to this (long story) Basics: House is a rental I inherited. I live 8 hrs away and have to fix in my spare time due to lack of funds. House was built in 1950's. Been vacant for about 4yrs due to slow progress of repairs. Water was turned off (at main) for much of that time...
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