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  1. Plumbing
    About a month ago, we started having a strange issue with our shower. The water is running normally, then all of a sudden, the pressure drops to a vibrating trickle, and the pipes start to rattle very loudly, sounds like a jackhammer in the house. It tends to do this when the hot water is...
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    Hope those pictures help. The old overflow pictured is a one piece screw on without holes or flange with holes behind it to screw into. Is there a way to insert / screw on backing behind this to use a new 2 screw overflow cover? Any suggestions or has anyone ran into this before? Thank you...
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    My young kids got horns waggled...they bought a house with pool in back and concrete around pool funnels into area covered by deck U shaped. The basement window is in the back of u...when it rains hard..water arches over this window into house...That area under deck is 1 foot deep...cannot...
  4. Plumbing
    I'm trying to install a comfort height toilet but after removing the old toilet, I can't remove the bolts from the flange. They have washers under the flange so I can't move the bolts to slide them out? I don't want to break the flange since it's glued to the concrete floor. Any ideas before I...
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    My hot water pipe is frozen. The main pipes/feeds to the house are on the outside of the house, in a little area with the hot water tank and heating unit, since they both run as one and both work off of kerosene (we have baseboard heating). The cold water, about five minutes ago, just kicked...
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    kitchen faucet had no hot water but when turned on leak into the basement, checked the rest of house and bath has neither hot or cold... what to do???
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    Last night my toilet would not flush fully. I believe it is my fault since I have been using medicated wipes very often (I now throw them in the garbage). After the first 2 attempts to flush I gave up and took my shower. When I got out I tried again about 4 times, having to hold down the...
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