Questions about: water-pressure

Installing another pump after the primary pump may damage the primary pump, but even if it doesn't it won't solve your problem. The bigger issue is that if the line between the two pumps has any leaks, even microscopic, then you'll be creating a very
Annual MaintenanceAttach a garden hose to the hose bib at the bottom of the hot-water heater tank after turning off the gas or power to the unit. Run the hose outside where it can drain. Keep the cold water feed on to the tank to remove sediment buil
I have a plumbing issue that I'm looking for suggestions on. After using a substantial amount of hot water (say, a long shower + washing laundry) I will hear a loud rumbling / vibrating sound throughout the house, emanating from the water pipes. The
I agree with Daniel Griscom. Get a Plumber or a new toilet or both to save yourself from the below ordeal, which isn't bad it's just experience. The plus is that you'll be able to unclog most any toilet thereafter
Sounds like the rubber diaphragm inside he pressure regulator has torn, or something is in the way. To fix be sure you have: A pressure gauge 2 pipe wrenches able to open to about 1 1/2" Large channel locks could substitute for one above pipe wrench
We live in a neighborhood where 20 of us all share a private well. Our water is very sputtery and also VERY fizzy when it comes out - lots of air coming out of it no matter where you are getting it from in the house. The well operator has told us tha
There are three reasons a T&P valve opens. Temperature, pressure, or a faulty valve. If the water in the heater reaches a temperature of 210 degrees F, the T&P valve will open and release water until the water temperature is reduced
Hello experts,I have a couple of issues with my residential sprinkler system. I have a couple of ideas of how to remedy those issues, but I would like to run them by you before I attempt to implement them and possibly waist money and well, perhaps ma
Pressure at the tap -- if pressure isn't being supplied by a pump, which I assume it isn't in this case -- depends on the height of the column of water. The rain barrels in my back yard are elevated 4 feet above ground level to increase the available
High water pressure is major cause of leaks, pipe damage, and wasted water. Learn how to detect it, prevent it, and fix it. While some might consider high water pressure a good thing, water pressure that is too high can cause annoying and expensive d