How to Adjust the Flow Control Knob on a Water Pump?

Answer Homes that are not hooked up to central sewer and water systems typically use individual septic systems and well-type systems for water. These well systems are powered in part by water pumps that h... Read More »

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What is a good high-lift low-flow water pump?

A good type of pump to use in a high lift low flow situation is a positive displacement pump. These work by moving a set volume of water at a time and block against backflow. The other main type o... Read More »

Will two 1.5-inch PVC pipes into a 2-inch PVC pipe flow as much water as 2-inch PVC into your pool pump and what would be the max gpm the pump could draw and would you need three 1.5-inch pipes?

Answer I'm no pool expert but I can do the basic maths. I'd presume the limiting factor on how much water will pass through a pipe is its cross sectional area, and that these are circular pipes. If... Read More »

Why would the hot water valve suddenly shut off the flow of water When you close it and open it again it is fine This happens mostly when the dishwasher calls for water?

Answer could be a lack of pressure, or a lime blockage in the seat of the valve, turn water off to valve, remove the stem, turn water on then back off, this might clear any blockage,

How to Adjust a Single Shower Valve With a Knob?

Single-handle shower valves fit into the water pipe running up the wall to the bathtub spout and the shower head. Single-handle showers control both hot and cold water. To do so, they have temperat... Read More »