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Top 100 Pipes Projects

  1. 61. Pond Overflow (11:11)

    Proper drainage will keep excess water out of, and your fish in, your pond.

  2. 62. How to Use Flare Fittings

    To create a stronger connection than soldered or compression fittings can achieve, use a flare fitting. Master plumber Ed Del Grande de...

    Time:
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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  3. 63. How to Use a Yard Trencher

    A yard trencher can dig out a trench for conduit or water pipes in the yard. It makes a thin trench in the yard without disturbing the ...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  4. 64. Rolling Table (03:46)

    A rolling table is designed to straddle a pool table and add work space.

  5. 65. Kleer Drain (01:09)

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

  6. 66. Insulation Basics (01:25)

    A Home Energy Savings primer on insulating pipes and water heaters.

  7. 67. Silencing a Noisy Radiator (00:01:10)

    How to silence a noisy radiator -- this advice is on the level.

  8. 68. How to Install a Stop-and-Waste Valve

    Below-freezing winter temperatures can cause the water in pipes to freeze, expand and burst the pipes. To prevent this, install a stop-...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  9. 69. Quick-Adjusting Pipe Wrench (01:12)

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

  10. 70. 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:
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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 71. Drainage (01:56)

    Without proper drainage, your load-bearing wall may be in for problems.

  12. 72. Silence a Noisy Home

    Loose flashing, squeaky windows and knocking pipes are household noises that are easy to fix. These simple step-by-step instructions sh...

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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  13. 73. Replacing Worn Gaskets (00:01:21)

    Replacing worn gaskets to fix leaky faucets is today's topic of discussion.

  14. 74. Washers and O-Rings (00:02:36)

    See how using inexpensive washers and O-rings can put an end to leaky faucets.

  15. 75. Perforated Pipe Tip (00:53)

    Wrap perforated drainage pipe in landscape mesh to keep dirt out.

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