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Top 100 Pipes Projects

  1. 31. Backyard With a Pipe Perch (00:03:26)

    This backyard now has a "pipe perch" to keep Dad's smoke away from Mom.

  2. 32. How to Thaw a Frozen Pipe

    Pipes can freeze-up in really cold temperatures if not properly insulated. Learn how to quickly thaw the frozen pipe to keep it from bu...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 33. Identifying Hot & Cold Pipes (00:00:24)

    Learn how to find and keep track of your hot and cold water pipes.

  4. 34. Watts Flood Saver (00:01:13)

    Check out this valve that stops the flow of water when there's a leak.

  5. 35. How to Solder Copper Pipe

    Soldering copper pipe calls for an acid-based solder. Use these step-by-step instructions to easily solder a fitting to a pipe.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 36. How to Solder a Joint

    Soldering -- using a torch to join two metals together -- is a common technique for joining pipes. Master plumber Ed Del Grande demonst...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  7. 37. Copper Pipe (03:51)

    Everything you need to know about copper pipe from Plumbing Basics.

  8. 38. How to Join Pipe

    Ed the Plumber gives step-by-step instructions on how to join copper pipe and how to join PVC pipe.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  9. 39. How to Install a Drain Pipe

    Learn how to install a drain pipe in a new laundry room with these simple step-by-step instructions.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 40. Outdoor Misting System (04:47)

    Ed Del Grande demonstrates how to install an outdoor misting system.

  11. 41. Kleer Drain (01:09)

    See how this drain cleaning system makes unclogging a drain a blast!

  12. 42. Winter Spigot Maintenance (00:01:59)

    How to deal with exterior water hose spigot connections during the winter.

  13. 43. How to Use Compression Fittings

    Compression fittings are strong and reliable fittings that can be put on using just a pair of wrenches. Because these fittings don't re...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 44. Quick-Adjusting Pipe Wrench (01:12)

    The adjusting nut is gone -- and your thumb will be grateful!

  15. 45. Copper (20:00)

    The average home contains more than 400 pounds of copper!

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