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how to replace flexible coupling when you can't move the pipes?

If you can't move the pipe, you cut the pipe so you can pull a section out, and repair it with 2 new flexible couplings - one for the original spot, and one for the new cut spot. However, if it's ...
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Glacier Bay two handle bathroom faucet still leaks after catridge replacement

Your faucet is worn or corroded inside where the O-ring is supposed to seal the cartridge to the faucet body. You can try to use some fine emery cloth to clean the cartridge receptacle. However you ...
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Glacier Bay two handle bathroom faucet still leaks after catridge replacement

"The hot tap leaks water around the base..." Since it's not from the faucet, and it leaks, "when either tap is turned on," then the leak is inside the faucet, between the point ...
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Should the shower valve inside the wall ever get wet?

It's not normal for the shower valve inside the wall to be wet to the touch with slow drops after running the shower. It indicates a potential leak or condensation issue. The plumbers should ...
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Baseboard heater connection to Pex Pipe Corrosion

"Sweating or seeping" is actively leaking, just slowly, unless the "sweating" is condensation on a COLD pipe, which seems unlikely in a Heating pipe. So, fix the leaky connection. ...
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How to properly insulate PVC water pipes outside?

Nothing will prevent freezing if water is not moving. If not moving water you must drain pipe to prevent freeze.
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