Whether you’re showering in ankle-deep water or patiently waiting for the sink to drain before you can use it again, a stopped-up drain is an inconvenience that needs to be remedied right away. However, you can make the situation worse in attempting to solve the problem yourself. Follow these tips to restore your plumbing’s functionality… Continue reading Drain Cleaning Dos and Don’ts
Did you know that many plumbing problems can be prevented? Unfortunately, many people are unaware that their actions are causing more harm than good. We would like to change that by sharing some plumbing tips that everyone should know. These tips are good for preventing plumbing problems and also dealing with plumbing issues as they… Continue reading Useful Plumbing Tips Everyone Needs to Know
Backflow refers to the reversal of the flow of water. When it comes to plumbing problems a backflow problem is one of the most serious because it can lead to water contamination not to mention cause a huge mess. There are two different types of backflow: backpressure backflow and back siphonage backflow. The best strategy against a… Continue reading The Problem with Backflow and How to Prevent It
Carbon monoxide is known as the silent killer because unlike natural gas, it has no smell. In addition, it also has no taste and no color, making it difficult to detect. This makes carbon monoxide a very dangerous gas that is produced by the incomplete combustion of fuel, such as natural gas, gasoline, coal, and wood.… Continue reading How to Protect Your Family from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
The bathroom exhaust fan has a very important role. To remove excess moisture away from the bathroom. This is important to prevent water damage and prevent the growth of mold and mildew. Improper installation of the bathroom exhaust fan can lead to all kinds of problems, and in fact, is a common building code violation.… Continue reading The Importance of The Bathroom Exhaust Fan
Plumbing problems can be a nightmare. When it comes to water damage associated with a flood in your house, the damage can be very unforgiving. Many of the materials used to construct residential buildings are porous and do not stand a chance when it comes to water damage. The quicker you can react the better… Continue reading Plumbing Problems – How to Minimize Water Damage
When it comes to clogged drains we have seen our fair share of clogmares! Half the stuff that gets pulled out ends up looking like something straight out of a nightmare! Clogged drains aren’t only scary looking, they are also inconvenient and can pose health concerns. Here are some of the worst villains of clogged… Continue reading Clogmares! The Most Heinous Villains of Clogged Drains!
When it comes to disposing of unwanted objects its always best to dispose of them in the proper receptacle. However, every now and then, strange objects are found in the sewer. Items like rings, money, phones, and toys are examples of some common treasure accidentally lost down the drain. Fortunately, most of these things are easy… Continue reading Strange Objects Found in The Sewer
Plumbing problems can often catch us off guard. When you are in a bind and must resort to DIY plumbing tactics, you would be surprised how far a little duct tape will go. During a plumbing emergency, one of the first things you will want to do is protect the surrounding area and your belongings… Continue reading DIY Plumbing – A Little Duct Tape Will Do Ya!
After spending some time in a home, homeowners often become accustomed to some of the plumbing quirks and may exist. When it comes time to sell a home these plumbing defects can come front and center and actually affect the price of your home. Here are some plumbing upgrades that can add value to your home.… Continue reading Plumbing Upgrades That Can Add Value to Your Home