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  1. HVAC
    Hi everyone, I attempting to replace a shut off for the first time and have cut the old valve off the nipple... In hindsight probably a bad idea as the Bluefin RVST100 valve doesn't seem to go on well (only turns about 1/3 of a turn on the nipple before stopping). This is described as being...
  2. Plumbing
    Am I just not getting it? I’m trying to replace two shutoff valve under my mom’s bathroom sink because both knobs were stripped off and I couldn’t find replacement for them so I thought I’d just update the whole valve to new ones. I shut off the water main and unhooked all the attached lines...
  3. Plumbing
    Here's the situation: I have a shut-off valve (globe type) that controls flow to the outside hose bib. This valve is stuck in the open position. I would like to replace it with a nice ball valve. The existing valve is sweated to 1/2 Copper pipe right over the water heater. I have never sweated...
  4. Plumbing
    So at my mothers house under the kitchen there has been a leak for over 3 months now and it has progressed to where now, the bucket she has under the sink, she must dump every ~30 minutes, when she sleeps she just puts loads of towels on the floor and dries them the next day. I can't really...
  5. Plumbing
    I'm assuming this is just an old shutoff valve but I can't find any similar pics on the web. I want to be sure it doesn't have some other purpose that needs a specific replacement. It looks like something you'd find on the beaches of Normandy. It's above the water softener and a pinhole leak...
  6. Plumbing
    Hi. This is my first post. I've been successful in many plumbing projects, however, I have a few questions with hooking up this ice maker for the first time. Please see picture attachment. There is a strange looking shut off valve located at the base board behind refrig. It has 3 openings...
  7. Plumbing
    Hi, I'm brand new to the whole DIY plumbing thing, and I'm trying to replace my bathroom faucet (I'm a new home owner). I started to remove the old bathroom faucet, and everything was going well until it came time to detach the water supply line. The sink I'm removing is a ball faucet, and the...
  8. Plumbing
    My new wall mount vanity has little space for the drain/trap and water shut offs. The vanity has two drawers with only 1 1/2" between the back of drawers and the wall. there is a space (basically a "slot" running vertically down the inside of the cabinet) built into the centre of the drawers...
  9. Plumbing
    while trying to address a small leak from the trap of our bathroom sink, my husband turned off the water at the shut off valves. when he turned them back on only a small trickle of water will flow through the faucet. it feels like there is no pressure in the pipes. we have water flowing...
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