Learning To Love Plumbing

Water Heaters: Temperature/Pressure Relief Valve And Safety

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Temperature/Pressure Relief (TPR) valves are usually installed in water heaters to help prevent explosions. They do this by providing a way out for hot water and steam. Doing so usually decreases pressure in the heating system and as a result reduces the chances of heater explosions. Given the importance of the role that these valves play, it is important for every homeowner to ensure that they are in good shape at all times.…

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4 Most Essential Plumbing Tools And Materials For Common Repairs And Emergencies

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When something goes wrong with your plumbing, you are probably going to call the plumber. However, there may be times when a plumber cannot come to your home right away, or when you may need to deal with small repairs on your own. For these situations, it is important to have the right plumbing tools and materials. Here are some of the most essential tools and materials you will want to have in your home:…

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The ABCs Of Preparing For A Lengthy Plumbing Project At Home

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Even though most residential plumbing projects can be accomplished within a few hours when you hire a professional, there will always be those major occasions when there is a plumbing problem that will require more time to complete. If you are facing a major plumbing task at your house, it will make everything easier to handle and less interruptive to your daily life if you are appropriately prepared. There is an ABC rule set to keep in mind to help you get ready for a lengthy plumbing project before the plumber arrives to get started.…

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