Modify A Floor Drain To Prevent Flooding

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Find And Repair Hidden Plumbing Leaks Hidden leaks could be coming from a number of sources, including burst or leaking water pipes, plumbing drain pipes or even a leaking toilet or sink. It sometimes takes a little detective work to pinpoint a leak. If the leak has damaged any drywall, removing the drywall usually reveals the leak. Use Coins For Toilet

This 15 minute fix can prevent an expensive mess

An inexpensive backwater valve installed in a basement floor drain can prevent major flooding problems caused by a blocked or overloaded sewage pipe. Installation is usually easy.

Modify a Floor Drain to Prevent Flooding An inexpensive backwater valve installed in a basement floor drain can prevent major flooding problems caused by …

13 Plumbing Tricks Of The Trade For Weekend Plumbers Use Coins For Toilet Shims When leveling a toilet, I often use coins or washers as toilet shims. Coins or washers provide a firm seat and come in different thicknesses. Simply slide as many coins as necessary under the toilet until it’s completely level. Then caulk along the floor as you normally would to hide
Slow Running Water: Unclog The Aerator Use Coins For Toilet Shims When leveling a toilet, I often use coins or washers as toilet shims. Coins or washers provide a firm seat and come in different thicknesses. Simply slide as many coins as necessary under the toilet until it’s completely level. Then caulk along the floor as you normally would to hide