Category Archives: Plumbing

Final inspection

It was Paul’s every other Friday off so he scheduled the final inspection with the township and picked up our tiles. We passed!! It wasn’t without incident though. Remember when we called the township about what we needed for permits, … Continue reading

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Plumbing an Ikea Domsjo 36″ Double Sink

A guide to installing the drain piping for an Ikea Domsjo 36″ double sink with a dishwasher. Continue reading

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Installing the dishwasher

We install our dishwasher! Continue reading

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Hooking up the sink and we are cooking!

I manage to hook up the hot and cold water supplies to the sink with only a little drama. Then we break in the kitchen with it’s first meal. Continue reading

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Appliances Go Back In

The range and refrigerator are put in place and the faucet is installed. Continue reading

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It looks like a room again

What a busy day. Most of the flooring goes down, we get vent pipe and range vent caps installed, and I somehow had enough energy after all that to wire up the outlets. Continue reading

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Fun with water

I try to get cozy with sweating copper and end up squiring water all over, make several trips to the home improvement store, and wonder why they don’t carry more PEX stuff. Continue reading

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On to plumbing

Now that the electrical is all wrapped up, at least until it’s time to install the outlets, it’s time to move on to the plumbing. The big improvement we are adding to the plumbing is installing a vent to serve … Continue reading

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Permits

A primer on getting renovation permits and how to create the drawings you will need. I also give some tips for online access to codes and review a book on electrical and another on plumbing. Continue reading

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Small update on plumbing and color scheme..

We try to decide on what color to paint the walls given the colors of everything else in the kitchen. Continue reading

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