Plumb Bob

Business / Construction / Plumb Bob: A lead weight attached to a string. It is the tool used in determining plumb.

Other Words for Plumb

Plumb Noun Synonyms: vertical, perpendicular, straight up and down
Plumb Adverb Synonyms: sound, fathom, measure, probe, explore, measure, gauge, delve, penetrate
Plumb Adjective Synonyms: exactly, precisely, dead, right, accurately, slap, bang, spot
Plumb Verb Synonyms: weight, (plumb-)bob, plummet, lead, sinker

Plumbing Trim

Business / Construction / Plumbing Trim: Work performed by the plumbing contractor to get the home ready for a final plumbing inspection. Includes installing all toilets (water closets), hot water heaters, sinks, connecting all gas pipe to a MORE

Plumbing Stack

Business / Construction / Plumbing Stack: A plumbing vent pipe that penetrates the roof. MORE

Plumbing Rough

Business / Construction / Plumbing Rough: Work performed by the plumbing contractor after the Rough Heat is installed. This work includes installing all plastic ABS drain and waste lines, copper water lines, bath tubs, shower pans, and gas pi MORE

Plumbing Waste Line

Business / Construction / Plumbing Waste Line: Plastic pipe used to collect and drain sewage waste. MORE

Trim (Plumbing, Heating, Electrical)

Business / Construction / Trim (Plumbing, Heating, Electrical): The work that the 'mechanical' contractors perform to finish their respective aspects of work, and when the home is nearing completion and occupancy. MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Wheel-And-Bob: Another term for Bob-and-Wheel. MORE