When opening an overhead cleanout in the basement, tie a heavy-duty plastic trashbag around the cleanout, leaving room to get your hand in to remove the cleanout plug that you previously loosened. Cut a small corner of the trashbag bottom and put a 5-gal. bucket under the hole.
RIDGID’s new SeeSnake CS6Pak Digital Recording Monitor, combined with the Compact2 Camera Reel, allows users to generate high-quality multimedia for thorough and efficient reporting of drain line repairs.
July 29, 2014
The CS6Pak provides the ability to quickly capture photos and video clips directly to a USB drive. Features include one-touch recording for the efficient documentation of inspection jobs, a daylight viewable display and water-resistant keypad.
To reduce the worry of leaks in the ceiling from an upstairs water closet installation, I have found that if the closet ring is set too high, the space between the toilet and the wax ring is minimized, causing the wax to thin out.
When replacing the toilet handle on 90% of the toilets out in the field, it seems like all aftermarket handles and sometimes even OEM handles don’t fit in the square cutout of the porcelain all the time.
Check out Plumbing & Mechanical's September 2017 issue, featuring our cover story on PHCC CONNECT 2017. Other features include the benefits of heat pump water heaters, preventing cockroach infestations with drain maintenance, and much more.