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Plumbing and Parrots

Postby ParrotMan82 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:46 pm

I have a plumber coming tomorrow. He has to replumb the house. This means using MAPP gas torches, flux, and solder. Do I need to be concerned for my parrots? Can I tape off the room?
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Re: Plumbing and Parrots

Postby ParrotMan82 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 10:14 pm

Might use pvc
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Re: Plumbing and Parrots

Postby Pajarita » Sat Apr 07, 2018 10:01 am

Sorry nobody answered this timely but, if there is still time and you cannot move the birds to another location, yes, do tape off the room and make sure it's done nice and tight and that the windows everywhere else in the house are all open so there is a good draft 'carrying away' any fumes.
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