Complete Idiot's Guide to Plumbing by Terry Meany

By Terry Meany

Do not allow these plumbing difficulties bankrupt you-- learn how to do it your self! With the entire Idiot's consultant to Plumbing, you will find out about instruments, protection, clearing clogs, repairing leaks, home improvement kitchens and lavatories and outside plumbing. It even provides suggestion should you may still lease a professional!

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Part 2: "Tools, Techniques, and Fixtures" The right tool for the job always makes that job easier to carry out and produces better results. Plumbing calls for its own tools, parts, and procedures, and you'll need to be familiar with them. Once the pipes are in, they have to end someplace, and that's usually at a fixture or a faucet. You'll be surprised at the selection you have to choose from. Part 3: "Fundamental Fixes" You have to start somewhere, and here you'll find the common drips, leaks, and clogs that most homeowners run into from time to time.

Trademarks All terms mentioned in this book that are known to be or are suspected of being trademarks or service marks have been appropriately capitalized. Alpha Books and Macmillan USA, Inc. cannot attest to the accuracy of this information. Use of a term in this book should not be regarded as affecting the validity of any trademark or service mark. < previous page page_xx next page > < previous page page_1 next page > Page 1 PART 1 THE BASICS: CIVILIZATION EQUALS CLEAN WATER One of the great equalizers in life is something we never think about: potable water.

Follow the procedures outlined in this book, though, and you should stay high and dry. Your reading won't make you a journeyman plumber, but it will point you in the right direction. As you read the following chapters, you'll learn more about your local water system and early American plumbing practices than you ever knew existed, and you'll also get a clear idea of what happens once the water enters your home. Then you can decide what else you want it to do and where you want it to go. Wherever you've got the room to run the pipes, you have a potential bathroom, laundry sink, or steam room.

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