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Hot Water Heater Anode Rod

How I changed the sacrificial anode rod in my 7 year old natural gas fired RHEEM Professional Classic Plus Series 40 gallon hot water heater.

Toilet Won’t Stop Running?

What you can do if your toilet won't stop running, or if your toilet tank is cracked and also where to look for a leak when you find water on the floor.

Soldering Copper Pipe Basics

How to solder copper pipe for household and industrial plumbing including choices of solder, flux / paste and installing an air chamber cushion for eliminating noisy water hammer effect. Proof that you don't have to be a professional to make it work!

Leaky Sink: Basket Strainer

Removal, preparation and replacement of a basket strainer and repair of a punctured stainless steel sink using JB Weld two part epoxy. Bar sink sized basket strainer shown - procedure is the same for kitchen utility sink sized basket strainers.

How To Clear Rusted Pipe

Easy way to deal with pipes blocked by heavy rust deposits in non-potable water systems. Free up pipes clogged with rust using CLR (Calcium Lime & Rust Remover) from Jelmar .

Something About Valves

Demonstrating some of the many types of valves encountered everyday. Shows ball valves, check valves, gate valves and compares the Joker valve to the Tricuspid, Aortic and Pulmonary valves.

Jewelry Down The Drain?

How to do-it-yourself instructional on retrieving jewelry or other valuables lost down the drain.

Clogged Drain?

Oh man, don’t you hate when this happens? Another clogged drain. Today on Repairs101 – I’ve got a sink that won’t drain and if you’re...

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