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This fun illustrated book tells the complete story of water. Readers learn about water use, re-use, plumbing design and much more. The history of water through the ages and municipal codes governing public water supplies are also discussed. It is a fun and educational book co-written by a LEED-AP plumbing professional with over 40 years experience.
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Easy: Can be done successfully on the fist attempt without special skills; generally with household tools.
Medium: May require some practice or skill to do successfully. May require tools beyond common household tools, but available at most hardware or home center stores.
Hard: requires skills/knowledge or more extensive practice to compete successfully. May require specialized plumbing tools that are not readily available at most hardware stores or home centers
Expert: Requires specialized skills or knowledge to complete successfully and safely. In some cases the difficulty of the task may not be high, but the possibility of property damage or injury for an improperly completed task will put the task in this Expert category.
Learn about using greywater and rainwater catchment as alternate sources of water for non-potable use.
Learn how to load your dishwasher for efficient operation, what the air gap is for and how to unclog it. Dishwashers Page
Learn key features to look for in a replacement disposal and how to replace one. Also important disposal tips. more...
Unclog drains without chemicals. Fix smelly drains. Learn about Septic Systems.
Drain Projects Page.
Learn how to replace shut-off valves, aerators, shower heads and installing water filters.
Learn how to properly join PVC pipe, mend breaks in tough spots, service a valve..
Pipe Projects Page
See what's in the plumber's tool kit. Including many specialized tools for working on specific fixtures.
Honest reviews on DIY plumbing products
The responsible use of water, without involving politics, hysteria, allegations, half-truths, or the passion on either side of the "green" label.
Responsible Plumbing Page
Learn how to detect leaks, unclog, improve flush performance, stop a runnig toilet and more
Toilet Projects Page.
Important things to know to prevent pipe and home damage!
Testing water pressure, & installing a pressure regulator.
Water Pressure Page