Table of contents for Popular Mechanics plumbing & heating / Albert Jackson and David Day.

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[TABLE OF CONTENTS]
Plumbing
Understanding the system	4
A general overview	5
Draining a water system	6
Emergency repairs	7
Plumbing pipe and fittings	8
Supply pipe and fittings	9
Working with pipe	10
Drain-cleaning techniques	16
Faucet installation and repair	17
Lavatories and sinks	22
Replacing a kitchen sink	23
Toilet installation	26
Toilet repairs	30
Maintaining toilets	34
Bathtub installation and repair	35
Showers	37
Water heaters	39
Water softeners and filters	43
Rural septic systems and repairs	45
Sprinkler systems	46
Water wells	47
Plumbing outdoors	48
Heating
Open fires	49
Fireplaces	50
Enclosed fireplaces 53
Wood-burning stoves	54
Flue liners	54
Central heating systems	56
Furnaces	58
Electric heat	59
Radiators and convectors	60
Heating system controls	62
Furnace maintenance	63
Draining a hot water system	64
Bleeding radiators	65
Radiator valves	66
Replacing a radiator	67
Circulator pumps	68
Control valves	69
Hot-water radiant heat		70
Radiant heating installation	71
Heating system troubleshooting	72
Plumber¿s tools		74
Glossary	78
Index		79

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Plumbing -- Amateurs' manuals.
Dwellings -- Heating and ventilation -- Amateurs' manuals.