Solving Home Plumbing ProblemsBook - 2004
A do-it-yourself guide to home plumbing offers easy-to-follow, illustrated instruction in plumbing tools, the workings of the home plumbing system, the different types of pipe, how to maintain drains, how to fix common leaks, installing different types of appliances, bathroom remodeling, and many other types of plumbing problems and repairs.
Firefly Books Ltd
Practical help for homeowners who need to understand and repair plumbing systems. Written in a jargon free style and well illustrated it cover the most common repairs, remodeling issues, emergency fixes, septic systems, sprinklers and more.
Expert advice for homeowners.
Plumbing is often a mystery to most homeowners. As a result, faucets drip, toilets clog and pipes leak because of the hesitation to take on the repair project or call a plumber.
Solving Home Plumbing Problems helps reluctant do-it-yourself homeowners understand and be successful with home plumbing jobs. Written in a jargon-free and accessible style, this handbook includes the most common situations plumbers are called in to fix.
Illustrated with 80 color line drawings, the book covers:
- Plumbing tools
- Understanding the plumbing system
- Working with water pipes: copper/ plastic/steel
- Cutting and soldering pipe
- Maintaining drains
- Fixing common leaks
- Repairing all types of faucets
- Installing appliances and sprinkler systems
- Remodeling the bathroom
- Working with wells and septic tanks
- Repairing outdated plumbing fixtures
- Making quick fixes for minor emergencies
Solving Home Plumbing Problems belongs on the bookshelf (or even better at the workbench) in every home.
Guide to repairing the most common plumbing problems for homeowners, including the basics of plumbing tools and systems, working with pipes, fixing leaks, faucets and drains, remodeling, and dealing with minor emergencies.