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A ticking noise in the water pipesIf you're hearing ticking noises coming from your walls, it's may be water pipes rubbing against the wooden, steel or brick structure of the house. Pipes expand and contract as the temperature of the water flowing th
Former Valve employee Jeri Ellsworth has spoken of the company's famous flat management structure, calling out several shortcomings as part of an interview for the Grey Area podcast. Because of Valve's success and profitability, the unconventional ma
I showed you this pretty little shelving unit before when I did my nursery home tour post, but I haven’t really touched on the HOW of it all. They really are very easy to do and they look great, so I thought it’s time to share the step-by-step of how
If you are running a steam boiler system in your facility, you should be treating your system’s condensate to ensure system longevity and peak efficiency. Operating with no condensate treatment could mean disaster for you down the line. What the heck
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We have a shower on a second floor with a frozen cold-water pipe. It seems to happen every time the temperature falls below 15 degrees F. Previously I fixed this by taking the plate off around the shower control, where there's some access past the sh
I'm working on improvising a shower to add to our existing clawfoot tub. It's just going to be the piping supported to the wall for now as we're going to redo this bathroom a year or so down the road. Tub faucet http://www
When designing gas distribution systems, one must consider the demand of every appliance in order to find the minimum pipe sizes. But, to answer your first question, there is little disadvantage in using larger pipes (except for cost and space). It i
This tutorial demonstrates how you can easily make your own PVC elbows(sweeps), kick-bends, and couplings using your gas cook top/grill, or heat gun. This process works just fine up to 2" PVC/CPVC pipe. This can save you a trip to the store, and mone
Hold the tape in your left hand – to avoid running it the wrong way and having it unravel as you start threading. If you can bottom-out four adapters into each other, they're likely all the right thread type, you just didn't use enough tape. IME, war