Ultimate Guide: Plumbing, Updated 5th Edition (Creative Homeowner) Beginner-Friendly Step-by-Step Projects, Comprehensive How-To Information, Code-Compliant Techniques for DIY, and Over 800 Photos Paperback – May 25, 2021 by Editors of Creative Homeowner
About the book
Save money by making plumbing repairs and improvements yourself!
- Be your own plumber, save money, and add value to your home
- Over 800 photos take you through each step-by-step process
- Detailed diagrams help you understand plumbing systems and apply how-to instructions
- Learn plumbing skills, from fixing leaky faucets to soldering copper tubing like a pro
- Conserve resources with “Green Solutions” that go easy on the environment
- Install plumbing fixtures like sinks, faucets, bathtubs, showers, water softeners, lawns sprinklers, and more
- Learn how your home’s plumbing system works so you can take action in an emergency
No need to hire a plumber, especially in an emergency when you need an immediate fix! This updated and expanded edition of the Creative Homeowner’s comprehensive plumbing instruction book covers the latest products and technologies.
From working with plumbing or plastic pipes and making toilet repairs to installing sinks, cleaning drain pipes, maintaining water heaters, and more, this complete home plumbing guide will teach you everything you need to know to tackle any plumbing task yourself.
Much emphasis in how-to information is on doing things right, so all projects use only the latest technology compatible with the code.
Ultimate Guide: Plumbing, Updated 5th Edition prepares the do-it-yourselfer to handle any plumbing task in the home, with expert guidance for both major and minor DIY plumbing repairs and improvements—from unclogging a drain, replacing a washer in a leaky faucet, and installing plumbing fixtures to soldering copper, working with PEX tubing, and renovating a bathroom.
It also gives an overview of a house’s plumbing system, including supply, waste, and vent piping, and explains the basic physics that keep everything working well, so you will be able to take decisive action in case of emergencies.