Tag: water

116 How to prevent heavy rainwater from jumping the gutter? 2015-08-10T19:02:42.127

24 Is there a freezing-water-resistant metal pipe? 2016-02-26T12:42:27.813

21 Are "1/4 turn" water supply valves more reliable than "multi-turn" valves? Or vice-versa? 2014-05-26T18:18:24.063

20 Why does the shower get cold when I flush, and how can I prevent it? 2013-01-23T00:03:40.447

16 How do I fix a leaky toilet that only leaks from underneath? 2011-01-07T22:52:17.540

16 Is it more economical to use hot water before boiling or to bring cold water to a boil? 2014-08-03T21:30:32.773

15 How much water do water softeners waste? 2012-02-09T19:56:10.273

14 Should the water heater be shut down if the water main has to be turned off? 2014-01-08T02:10:31.937

13 What can one do with shower water? 2015-10-12T14:20:08.150

13 Is it bad to turn off the water while on vacation? 2017-03-10T15:36:01.343

12 How can I prevent water from pooling in the street in front of my house? 2012-09-09T18:44:31.317

12 Is this plastic pipe connecting city water to the main line dangerous? 2012-09-12T21:46:55.020

12 How can I prevent spillage from my bathtub? 2012-12-31T19:22:17.607

11 How can I add a carbonated water tap in my kitchen? 2012-05-05T18:09:09.397

11 What would cause the water pressure to be too high for just a second? 2012-11-18T07:12:29.697

11 What device can remotely close a water main? 2014-10-30T16:28:16.910

11 What is This Thin Metal Wire? 2017-09-02T22:08:23.033

10 Is there a good way to test water quality in your house? 2010-08-23T16:00:32.613

10 Did the plumber hook up my water heater backwards? 2012-05-22T19:47:59.007

10 Reliable, inexpensive way to be notified of a water leak? 2014-10-30T15:39:34.510

9 Why might our washing machine cause our clothes to smell damp when dry? 2010-08-26T13:35:15.173

9 Why do I have blue water coming out of the faucets? 2010-11-07T04:49:27.520

9 Do I need to do anything for my external spigots during a short hard freeze? 2010-12-14T02:49:52.863

9 Why will my pilot light on the gas water heater not stay lit for more than 15 minutes? 2011-07-28T20:41:16.383

9 Is it possible to collect rain water from a roof for drinking use? 2012-04-12T16:12:34.287

9 What causes a water heaters relief valve to discharge water? 2013-02-13T18:40:29.220

9 How should I drain water from a basement dehumidifier? 2013-07-08T00:43:51.543

8 What sort of things should one look for in a water-softener? 2010-08-23T15:08:08.397

8 What are my gutter guard options? 2010-10-21T20:23:56.847

8 Are hot water returns worth putting in? 2012-05-02T12:36:53.713

8 How can I repair a flexible hot water supply hose that is leaking at the nut? 2012-11-13T19:03:28.833

8 Why is the first shower of the day is colder than the second? 2012-12-31T19:42:38.333

8 Why does a water line behind wall of home have capped off areas above supply area that heads out to wall? 2017-12-22T19:38:05.600

7 Is there an alternative to a self-piercing saddle valve for a humidifier? 2010-11-22T14:57:59.703

7 How do I remove (food) oil stain from a wood table? 2010-12-13T04:04:31.090

7 How do I cut and cap copper water tubing cheaply and safely? 2011-01-14T16:01:10.223

7 What to do if my sump is bone-dry? 2012-01-04T21:15:21.590

7 Options for fixing outside cement staircase? 2012-03-19T15:54:21.487

7 If the iron levels in our home's water are too high, how do we adjust them? 2012-04-03T03:03:27.277

7 How can I prevent water from being fed to my foundation through the gas-line ditch? 2012-08-01T21:47:04.317

7 Why does my toilet make a high pitched whine when it refills? 2013-09-15T15:36:54.287

7 What would happen if I connected a dishwasher to a hot water supply line? 2013-12-12T12:55:21.693

7 How to turn a pump on or off from any of 12 switches 2016-02-02T16:55:32.273

6 Should I replace fallen gutters? 2010-07-22T01:59:24.277

6 Why is there water in my washing machine barrel some time after a load? 2011-01-13T03:36:40.923

6 Sediment in well water 2011-06-03T04:38:43.503

6 Why do the water pipes around my water meter vibrate when water is flowing? 2011-09-17T08:47:29.207

6 How to stop outside rainwater from coming in under the wall and through the concrete floor of my garage conversion? 2012-03-24T16:01:18.853

6 Why is the water in my toilets orange? 2012-04-04T20:14:43.873

6 Why is the fridge water line popping out of the connection when under pressure? 2012-05-01T00:30:07.763

6 Do external faucets have an indoor shutoff valve somewhere indoors? 2012-05-01T17:39:42.123

6 Is there a way to trace water pipes through walls? 2012-06-04T20:13:53.450

6 How can I determine what is in my water? 2012-07-26T17:06:30.193

6 How can I monitor my mains water use? 2012-08-15T14:23:35.740

6 Can I install a hot water recirculation pump if I have a reverse osmosis filter? 2012-10-03T06:22:00.470

6 Why has my water filter made my water less clean? 2012-12-11T12:47:15.623

6 Should I install an inline water heater for my bathroom? 2013-01-09T06:29:12.543

6 How do I keep water from getting in and out of a dishwasher drain air gap? 2013-05-05T00:48:32.253

6 Water from bathroom faucet smells like rotten eggs 2013-09-13T22:18:12.390

6 Can I build a hot tub using lumber? 2013-09-20T04:43:37.250

6 Is it possible to use the ice maker on a refrigerator without a water supply line? 2013-10-29T22:18:03.793

6 Why does hot water come from the faucet when only the cold water tap is on? 2014-02-07T19:32:12.257

6 Buying a House On Underground Spring. What to do? 2015-05-15T17:43:39.897

6 What can I do about a window well that is filling up with water from below the surface? 2015-07-01T11:03:37.763

6 How can I prevent unpleasant smells and organisms in our water tank? 2016-06-02T15:28:48.697

5 Why is there white crust on my dishes after they are washed in the dish washer? 2010-11-17T02:22:28.773

5 How do I find the source of the water leaking through the ceiling? 2011-01-10T01:13:34.680

5 Understanding water and sewer 2011-03-28T03:03:45.940

5 How can I install the drain for my reverse osmosis water filter? 2011-05-01T20:09:04.933

5 Resetting fence posts in very wet conditions 2011-05-04T20:16:48.760

5 Sump with no pump! 2011-05-12T13:18:41.590

5 Is it ok to use pneumatic tools underwater 2011-06-13T21:35:04.107

5 Is it time to replace my 20 year old water heater? 2011-07-21T19:59:38.573

5 Can a wet vac be effectively used as a pump? 2011-08-29T11:32:21.450

5 Should I test the water in my house for contamination? 2011-10-13T01:33:05.850

5 How should I troubleshoot and unclog an outdoor drain? 2011-10-22T19:35:28.203

5 What could be the cause of a washing machine hose coming loose? 2012-01-23T01:46:49.413

5 What should I do about an overflowing septic system? 2012-02-02T05:05:04.583

5 How can I prevent mineral build-up from my water? 2012-02-07T23:18:13.620

5 What could be causing my water heater inlet pipe to corrode? 2012-05-15T15:04:58.487

5 How do I repair drywall around a bathtub? 2012-07-23T16:52:45.637

5 How can I prevent water from getting behind the gutter? 2012-10-07T01:55:20.553

5 Should a curtain drain be covered/back filled? 2012-10-10T18:17:15.460

5 What should I look for when shopping for a kitchen faucet water filter? 2012-12-11T08:29:20.183

5 Why am I getting water scaling even with a softener installed? 2013-05-28T19:14:07.603

5 Will internal waterproofing solve my moisture problems? 2013-07-10T17:27:18.747

5 How do I seal a garden hose against a nipple? 2013-09-21T08:47:21.900

5 Restarting toilet line after 50 years 2014-10-26T03:45:33.737

5 What does airflow in the sump pit mean? 2016-11-28T02:28:09.847

5 Grounding 200A Main Panel with Changes to Water & Gas 2017-03-09T15:45:44.613

4 What can I do to fix the dispenser in the front of my fridge? 2010-07-29T16:55:05.097

4 What are some good downspout options for a brick house? 2010-07-31T16:38:02.243

4 Building indoor water feature / water fountain 2010-08-19T14:20:57.917

4 Faucet spout perlator: worth it? 2010-09-15T11:51:54.930

4 Water filtration system recommendations 2010-11-03T16:26:45.983

4 Why is my third floor hot water pressure so low? 2010-12-19T19:21:51.470

4 How to make water move in a square bed 2011-06-25T15:17:48.980

4 Stuck, leaking water shutoff valve to toilet 2011-08-02T18:26:05.647

4 Will my warped(cupped) oak flooring flatten out after it dries? 2011-09-30T20:11:56.920