How Do I Measure Mains Water Pressure?

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To measure mains water pressure, find out the main valve. Screw the pressure valve on the hose bib. Turn the water on and read the gauge. The maximum pressure is about 60 per inch.
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1. Turn off everything in the house which uses water; all faucets inside and outside the house, ice-maker, washing machine and sprinklers. 2. Find the faucet closest to the water
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A water pressure gauge. There is one mounted on every well pressure tank, and most well techs and some plumbers carry portable ones that can be screwed onto a garden faucet to read
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Taydo, yeah it's proving to be a tricky decision this. We have 2 bathrooms and I would like the showers to be able to run at the same time. We are going to need to replace the entire
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Water main pressure varies on a number of factors, but generally exceeds 200
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