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  1. Plumbing
    Hi - I put in an exterior hose bib to my wife's garden using 1/2" copper that runs through the frame of the cellar window out under the deck to the far side of the deck where the garden is. The exterior length of the pipe from the outside cellar wall to the bib is about 20' and its not...
  2. Plumbing
    I would like some professional input , I AM NOT A PLUMBER and would like to know if the following drawing looks right. This is my own home and I will be doing the work of GC and as much labor as possible. I have never run DWV dut I understand the basics of plumbing, slope, venting, sizing...
  3. Plumbing
    We have remodeled our laundry room to expand its size and now need to shuffle the appliances around on the same wall where they have been. I'm going to attempt to attach a photo. The dryer needs to move 6.5 feet away from its gas hook up and vent (vent in its previoius position went directly...
  4. Plumbing
    So I purchased a 2 family house knowing that it needed extensive renovations, including major repairs to the plumbing system (luckily I already intended on upgrading/replacing the system). I pulled a drop ceiling down in a kitchen and found this: To give you an idea of what you're looking at...
  5. Electrical
    I have an outside lamp post with 400 watt capacity that is wired to the sump pump that is on a GFI in a Bathroom. Keeps tripping. Is it Code that Sump Puump has to be on seperate circuit?? cuz
  6. Plumbing
    I am renovating a 1920 house! The house is a duplex and now being turned into a triplex. My next mission is the plumbing. I am using Pex. The main line will be 1" with 3/4" branches and 1/2" copper stub outs connected to compression fitting stop valves. My water pressure is around 100psi(city...
  7. Plumbing
    I bought a house about 3 and a half years ago, which has a large addition on the 2nd floor only. The addition consists of a family room and a master suite. I checked to make sure the addition was permited, but I didn't think to look specifically that the bath was part of that permit. I've...
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