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Program #201:
Perfect Plumbing Projects


A visit to one of the nation's largest faucet manufacturers, the Chicago Faucet Company, highlights this episode of HandyMa'amŽ. Check out how a faucet is created, from pouring molten metal to putting on the sparkling finish. Also, Beverly will demonstrate how to install a garbage disposal, replace a bathroom sink trap and create a beautiful fountain out of plumbing pipes.

Product Information

Home Improvement - Install a Garbage Disposal

  • Cabinets: Aristokraft,
  • Workbench: Rubbermaid,
  • Cabinets: Aristokraft,
  • Garbage Disposal: Insinkerator, 414-554-5432
  • Sink & Faucet: Sterling Plumbing,
  • Hammer, Screwdrivers, Hacksaw, Waterpump Pliers: Stanley, 203-225-5111
  • Needlenose Pliers: Fiskars,
  • Safety Glasses: Uvex,
  • WD40: WD-40 Co., 618-275-1400
  • Plumber's Putty: William H. Harvey Co.,
  • Spud wrench, Plastic Scraper: Ace Hardware,
Home Maintenance- Replace Sink Trap
  • Water Pump Pliers: Stanley, 203-225-5111
  • Chrome Replacement Parts: Dearborn Brass,
  • Plastic Replacement Parts: Chicago Specialty,
  • Drill / Driver: Black & Decker, www.Black&
Decorating/Crafts - Make a Faucet Fountain
  • Watering Can Fountain, Decorative Faucets : Dramm Corporation, 800-258-0848
  • Fountain Pumps: Little Giant Inc.,
  • Autostart Torch: BernzOmatic,
  • Workmate, Drill / Driver, Hole Saw Bit: Black & Decker, www.Black&
  • Metal File, Hammer: Stanley, 203-225-5111
  • Safety Glasses: Uvex,
  • Solder & Flux, Tube Cutter: Ace Hardware,


Alan Lougee

Chicago Faucet
2100 S. Clearwater Dr.
Des Plaines, IL 60018

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