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  1. Venting

    Plumbing
    Hello, I'm fixing up my upstairs bathroom and am wondering how I should go about venting my bath tub drain. Not sure if this is required based on the present configuration (but I think so). Tub is about 5 feet away with good slope and a trap. Presently, there is a trap at the tub that drains...
  2. Basement Bathroom Plumbing for a Rookie

    Plumbing
    Basement Bathroom Plumbing Challenge This is my first forum thread as well as my first major plumbing project so between the two I hope to survive and maybe learn a little! I am building a full bath in the lowest level of a 1972 split level home. I am adding a toilet, sink, shower, and...
  3. Type B vent M/F end vertical positioning

    HVAC
    I have a chimney that is used for two natural gas appliances: a 40 gal water heater and a hydronic radiator boiler (approx. 80K BTUs, give or take). The water heater uses 3" type B vent, the boiler uses 6". The two pipes are separated on their way from the appliances to the chimney (approx...
  4. regular->type-B vent adapter

    HVAC
    both my water heater and radiator boiler, both of which are natural gas, have non-type-B exhaust outlets, i.e. regular single wall. since i am supposed to use type-B, i was wondering if i can just get away with fitting type B onto them (which does fit) or does that present some CO hazard and i...
  5. venting radiator boiler through bigger vent

    HVAC
    i am moving my radiator boiler and i mistakenly put the new venting in place using 6" vents. don't ask me how ... i just thought the old vents were 6 also but they were actually 5. so my guess would be, under the bigger heading "the more the merrier" that there won't be problems venting this...
  6. Installing utility sink

    Plumbing
    I need to install a utility sink, and this is what I have access to: Could someone tell me at what points to cut for hot/cold, and where to cut/put drain from sink.. any other tips would be useful too! (like how to turn off water lines beforehand) I see with a pump like this: I don't...
  7. Attic Finish/Remodel

    HVAC
    Hello All, I am in the process of finishing my attic. I need to know if: I can move the furnace pipe? - which is almost in the middle of the area which will become a bedroom; I can move the stove pipe? - a little left of center of the bedroom. My hope is that I get 2 yeses :thumbup: and that...
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