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    Re: dry well overflow

    Also like where I live now (after retiring) your wettest months are October, November, December and January. I am surprised that you don't have flooding in those months. You second highest set is...
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    Re: dry well overflow

    You're very welcome,

    Excavation yes but at least not the entire driveway as you were originally talking. Based on Boston's average rainfall coming in at just about 4"/month, but also the fact...
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    Re: dry well overflow

    Bosara,

    Unfortunately what you describe is two problems. One where the water comes up through the sump hole and one where the water flows from the driveway to into the garage. The second one is...
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    Re: Pex & high Efficiency heater retrofits on iron pipes & radiators

    [QUOTE=HouseTechnic;124227]I have a 1925 triple decker and did two different retrofits:
    2nd floor, I retained the ancient boiler (40+ years) that works very well and most of the cast iron pipes...
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    Re: Hot Water Heaters

    Only one caution comes to mind. You do not want to use a tankless water heater in situation where the water ultimately heats your home. Granted this quote is taken from a retailer trying to sell...
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    Re: PEX tubing / Sharkbite connectors

    Thank you Timothy,

    I did not have any intention of leaving the PEX in sunlight. It would be sealed into walls and floors. I have had bad experience with copper leaking especially at the...
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    PEX tubing / Sharkbite connectors

    I am considering plumbing an entire house with PEX tubing, specifically sharkbite brand tubing and sharkbite connectors to make connections. Has anyone had good or bad experience with PEX tubing or...
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