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Studying CompScience at UNE ++ teaching soon. interested in Java and learing C++ - html,not loving C at all... Previously done Cert 4 in Electronics and Computer Services. Also Plumber by trade.

WOW I'm glad I didn't ask the question I was just about to.....


Apr
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awarded  Yearling
Oct
30
awarded  Student
Jul
15
comment What's the best way to replace this sink supply line?
you could get a new FI stop Tap and put a nipple in it to connect to the nut that you have coming out of the wall
Jul
14
comment What could be causing my hot water pipe to rattle?
more than likly its the pipe expanding znd rubbing against a timber stud
Jul
3
comment What causes tub drain to gurgle when toilet flushed?
Causes could be a blocked vent causing the trap to siphon and cause the gurgling or could be a blockage downstream as shown in the other question.
Jul
2
comment What causes tub drain to gurgle when toilet flushed?
diy.stackexchange.com/questions/29243/… see this question for similar problems
Jun
27
awarded  Popular Question
Jun
5
comment What can I do about a gas pipe that is in my way?
propane leaks r really bad
Jun
5
answered How can I repair an air conditioner drain line that is broken flush with the wall?
Jun
3
answered Does pumping a septic system disrupt the tank's ecology?
Jun
1
comment What is this pipe called, and how does it work?
A Mop LOL (not so funny when its me with the mop tho)
May
29
comment Should I replace a sump pump that's not keeping up?
The horse power does not give enough information what is the flow rate vs presure of the pump can you just change the impeller to a larger one
May
28
comment How do I secure the shower valve without removing tile?
but would suck up water unless you get a water proof variety
May
27
answered How do I secure the shower valve without removing tile?
May
23
comment Is a high electric bill for a pump house caused by a well pump running constantly?
sounds like #1 impeller is dead or worn and if it wasnt before with the pump running constantly it probably will be now.
May
23
comment Why does my Rinnai Infinity water heater fire up after turning off the cold tap?
a water hammer arrestor may fix the problem but the unit firing over such a small wave seems strange. Ill look up the flow switch assembly in a minute and get back to you
May
21
comment What could cause an under-sink reverse osmosis filter to have low pressure?
and wait for it to fill up to have usuable water 6 +hrs
May
21
comment What could cause an under-sink reverse osmosis filter to have low pressure?
I'm assuming you replace / checked the membrane as well?
May
19
comment Can we install an aeration unit in an older septic system?
in that case I would recommend just keeping the septic and replacing the field- it doesnt have to be overly expensive but there are a number of options that will make the price vary quite substantially. eg get a few quote or diy if you can get away with in your council area
May
18
comment Is my well pump serviceable after overheating and starting to leak?
as bcworkz said... but probably possible maybe not economical. whereis it leaking from? does it sound noiser or rattle now (eg. bearing got cooked)