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How to Use a Whole House Iron Filter Cartridge to Treat Rusty Residential Well Water

Iron is one of the most common elements in the Earth's crust, so it is no surprise it finds it way into many home well waters. The maximum contaminant level (MCL) for iron set by the United States Environmental Protection Agency is 0.3 ppm. This can also be expressed as 0.3 milligrams per liter of water. In concentrations above 0.

  • 18 Jun 2017

How to Stop Copper Corrosion and Pinhole Leaks

According to some estimates, corrosion costs the United States more than $1 billion every year. Besides actual piping failure and pinhole leaks, copper corrosion leaves blue stains on sinks, tubs, fixtures, laundry and hair.

Corrosion can also make the water unfit for drinking. Copper can be toxic and water containing levels over 1.0 mg/L should not be used for drinking.

  • 5 Jul 2017

Basic Guide for the Home Plumber

It helps to have some metalworking experience.
Take care when working with a blowtorch in loft spaces. Be aware that pipes take time to cool after exposure to the blowtorch flame. If you can undertake the basic work yourself, you save money and the inconvenience of waiting for a plumber.

  • 3 Jul 2017
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5 Jul 2017
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Noisy Pipes Tips

Plumbing information from an authoritative source is hard to come by these days with plumbers charging an arm and a leg for their services and a whole lot of misinformation out there about what's causing problems with your plumbing.Some of the problems with plumbing include noisy pipes. Noisy pipes are a scare, nuisance, problem, and plague for everyone, depending on how annoyed they are by them. Every time you sit down to take a load off, the pipes start acting up and making noise.
29 Jun 2017
Posted By Hattie K.

Easy Tips to Maintain Drain Pipes

To prevent accelerated buildup in drainpipes, consider the activity that occurs before the drain. Food manufacturers and processing plants have can have a difficult time with a drain system if they are manufacturing foods that contain or use oils and grease. These plants may have either steel or food-grade PVC pipes. The high-pressure steam and heat used for steel pipes almost always causes damage to PVC pipes, requiring them to be replaced or repaired with glue and solvent.
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15 Jul 2017
Posted By Rocky K.

What Is A Pneumatic Sealless Tool And What Industries Would Benefit From Having This Tool?

A pneumatic sealless tool is a tool that is not generally used within a home environment, but is used in an industrial setting where it is necessary to strap together products for shipment. A homeowner who may buy one of these tools may find that they would be better off with duct tape or some rope for strapping materials rather than a pneumatic sealless tool that is used forstrapping heavy items together. The pneumatic sealless tool is a handheld tool that is great for strapping flat packages.
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How a Toilet Tank Works | Basic Plumbing

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24 Jun 2017
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Know Where the Shutoff Valve Is | Basic Plumbing

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How to Fix a Clogged Toilet | Plumbing Repairs

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