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    Re: Shower valve, low flow

    No valves or screws on this model. Supply lines go directly into the valve body. I have dissassembled the valve body as far as I can and can't find any obvious obstructions. I installed the new...
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    Shower valve, low flow

    I installed an American Standard tub/shower valve about 5 years ago. My wife has hated it since day 1 because it has such a low flow. Takes forever to fill up the tub and the shower head flow is...
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    To glue or not to glue composite decking

    I am about to lay my composite decking on PT framing. I have seen on a couple of other sites a recomendation that in addition to the manufactures hidden fastener system, to use an exterior rated...
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    Re: Building a new deck

    Thanks for the information. I was looking at composite, Trex or Azek based on the long term maintenance. This is a weekend cabin and I didn't want to worry about it after install. I found a great...
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    Re: Building a new deck

    Cost is the main driver. I had specified all PT lumber in my bill of material to the lumber yard. The estimator at the yard is the one who suggested standard lumber, primed and painted as opposed...
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    Building a new deck

    I am about to build my 1st deck. A simple 8' wide x 20' long attached to the solid cement foundation of the house. I have read all the articles, watched all the videos. But one lagging question...
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    Re: PEX applications

    Thanks guys. This cabin has a similar design with a valve that shuts off the water supply when leaving the cabin and all the copper pipe is designed to self drain. All works well except a couple...
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    PEX applications

    I have a weekend cabin in the mountains of So. CA. I have a problem with pipes freezing in the winter, even when the cabin is heated and occupied. The cabin needs new plumbing anyway and I was...
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    Re: Where can I sell this?

    Pack them all neatly in a box and send them postage paid to me. Seriously E-bay is a great place to sell them and it works well. I have sold many things and have never had a problem with any of my...
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    Re: Shower/Tub valve selection

    Thanks Houston. I'll see what Moen selections the two Big Box stores have in my area.
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    Shower/Tub valve selection

    I am upgrading an existing 1/2 bath to a full bath, adding a tub/shower combination in mountain cabin in so. California. I am looking for recommendations for a shower/tub valve. Nothing fancy, just...
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