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  1. Plumbing
    I have a small cabin about 1,500 feet from the lake. The cabin is about 90 feet lower than the lake. I draw water from the lake using a convertible jet pump at the lake using a neighbour's power. I would like to move the jet pump closer to the cabin to use my own power source. I don't believe...
  2. Plumbing
    Could someone let me know if this is the main water shutoff to my house? I can't seem to figure this out. Thank you!
  3. Plumbing
    Hi everyone! I'm not really an expert in plumbing but I do have some knowledge about it. The problem: Water not reaching the toilet What I've done so far: Removed the small water supply Removed the valve After doing what I previously stated, I noticed there's no water coming out of the wall...
  4. Plumbing
    I'm in the process of replacing all of the galvanized and copper pipes to a pex manifold system. For the first phase, I replaced the 40gal water heater from 1991 to a new 50gal. I've run most of the new pex homeruns to the manifold and also ran the new supply line right next to the existing...
  5. Plumbing
    Hi everyone! Samantha here- I appreciate your help. I have a deceptively simple question that I haven't been able to get answered in any books I've found: Do I need to remove these pipes before I hang cement board here? If so, won't water come out? Do I need to shut off the whole house supply...
  6. Plumbing
    I need to have my badly leaking, old, galvanized supply line replaced; it runs from the meter near the street through the front yard, under an upstairs garage slab and into a basement storage room where it supplies the house. I have had two quotes, both using "A" pex line. The difference in the...
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