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Before you attempt to fix a leaky faucet, you should first determine the type of faucet to understand how you go about fixing it. Here are some of the tools you will need before starting:

A New Buzzword in Plumbing Design and Construction: Universal Design

Universal design addresses the need to create living spaces, including the bathroom shower that are accessible to anyone, regardless of their age or physical ability.ÿAccording to the AARP, one in four Americans will be 65 or older by the year 2020. Additionally, 56 million Americans, or approximately 19 percent of the US population, reported having some sort of disability on the 2010 census. These statistics demonstrate the growing need for spaces that comply with universal design standards, and with an increasingly aging and disabled population, it is imperative that designers, architects and plumbers adhere to universal design guidelines in order to accommodate everyone?s needs.

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How to Choose the Perfect Sink Basin for Your Bathroom

They also comply with certain aesthetic rules in order to maintain the overall style of the room they are placed within. Additionally, they are provided with characteristics that affect their functionality, such as the number of openings to accommodate the faucet. The following guide will go over the main characteristics of sink basins, hopefully providing some insight that will help you choose the perfect one for your bathroom.

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Shower Leaks Behind Wall: How to Fix Them in 7 Steps

Ironically, the shower leaks you see are the ones that are relatively easy to fix. It?s the leaks you can?t see that are the real hazard. Often, you don?t even know there is a problem until you notice the damage. If you are facing these issues, we have a few quick tips on how to fix the problem yourself and prevent more damage from occurring.

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A New Buzzword in Plumbing Design and Construction: Universal Design

Universal design addresses the need to create living spaces, including the bathroom shower that are accessible to anyone, regardless of their age or physical ability.ÿAccording to the AARP, one in four Americans will be 65 or older by the year 2020. Additionally, 56 million Americans, or approximately 19 percent of the US population, reported having some sort of disability on the 2010 census. These statistics demonstrate the growing need for spaces that comply with universal design standards, and with an increasingly aging and disabled population, it is imperative that designers, architects and plumbers adhere to universal design guidelines in order to accommodate everyone?s needs.

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11 Toilet Tank Parts That You Should Know About

The operation of a toilet is somehow simple, yet complex. The function of the bowl, tank, flanges, fillers, rings, nuts, and levers work in unison to create the swirl and the flush to sweep waste from your house. The typical flush cycle actually works something like this:

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Grease Traps-How Cleaning and Pumping is Done by Cleaners and the Design and Installation of Big Dipper for Restaurants

So how does a grease trap or interceptor work? Grease traps generally work by slowing down the flow of water and grease down the drain which allows the grease to coagulate and float while the solid wastes settle down at the bottom of the trap. Through this simple separation process, the water that remains can now enter into the sewer system and into the wastewater management facility. In most cases, when the trap is small enough, it is usually installed inside the kitchen but for larger kitchens that need larger traps, it is usually installed outside the outfit.

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A Guide On How To Replace Bathtub Drain

Plumbing can be complicated. After all, that?s why we pay plumbers to take care of the problems we can?t tackle. Replacing your tub drain is a relatively straightforward process, but if you feel uneasy or experience trouble along the way, don?t hesitate to contact a professional. Failing to install a drain correctly can lead to water damage and dangerous living conditions.Once you decide that you need to replace your drain, give your current drain a close inspection. If you find any significant damage, excessive erosion, mold, or mildew, you may be dealing with a more substantial issue that requires professional intervention.After you have inspected your drain and decided that you can accomplish the job yourself, you should gather your tools. Luckily, most of the tools needed to get the job done are widely available and relatively inexpensive.

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