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Old 10-18-2008, 09:15 PM
 
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I have just got my house inspected and the inspector told me that the water pressure was very low ( barely meets the code). My new construction home has a pressure of 42 psi ( code is 40). What can I do to improve this? Is there anything that I can get the builder to do before closing?
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Old 10-18-2008, 09:31 PM
 
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I would tell them if they dont fix it you wont close. Simple as that.
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Old 10-18-2008, 09:37 PM
 
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Default water pressure

The builder initially said that it was a city issue - not theirs....is that true?
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Old 10-19-2008, 06:14 PM
 
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could be. so tell them to tell the city to fix the issue or you won't close.
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Old 10-19-2008, 10:55 PM
 
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It sounds like a city problem but i would have the plumber check for a slableak and have him check the preasure on the nieghbors house. Also a plumber can tell you a lot more about it so I would talk to him. Also check to make sure no water is running when testing pressure.
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Old 10-20-2008, 08:31 AM
 
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could it be that there is lot of air in the lines vs water--maybe bleeding at the nearest fire hydrant might help
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