Master plumber Peter Hemp explains in step-by-step sequence how to create (for both new and remodeled homes) plumbing systems that function efficiently and withstand the rigors of time. For both homeowners and professionals, he shows how to design, size, and install pipes using a variety of standard materials and tools.WATER HEATER Rough plumbing for a water heater depends on the type of appliance. ... Local codes often prohibit the placement of a fuel- burning water heater under a stairway. ... If you are the designer of the structure and you are not fully familiar with your local codes, then you should check with your local authority as to the acceptability of the chosen location. ... maybe out the bottom of a rusted-out tank, from around the threaded connections on the top or from the drain cock.
|Title||:||Plumbing a House|
|Publisher||:||Taunton Press - 1998|