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Prevent Plumbing Problems

Prevent Plumbing Problems

Imagine waking up in the middle of the night to the sound of gushing water. A real life nightmare. Your home depends on a properly functioning plumbing system, but as a homeowner, you know, a lot can go wrong. Clogs, leaks, broken pipes, burst washing machine hoses,...
Improve Water Quality

Improve Water Quality

I’ve worked on a lot of home improvement projects, and one thing that I’ve noticed is a lot of homeowners seem to have issues with water quality. Here are a few things that you can look for to know if your water needs a little bit of help. You may notice...
Do it Yourself Leaky Faucet Repair

Do it Yourself Leaky Faucet Repair

The drip, drip, drip of a faucet can be a really annoying problem, not to mention a big waste of water. And it can lead to bigger problems if it isn’t caught in time. The typical reasons of faucet drips include corrosion and mineral deposits on the internal...
Tips for Water Heater Maintenance

Tips for Water Heater Maintenance

Here’s something you can do yourself to help your water heater lead a rich, full life. Flush your water heater once a year. Why? Calcium, rust, and sand collect in water heaters. This means they have to work harder to heat water. Flushing removes this sediment....
Banging Pipes in Need of Plumbing Repair

Banging Pipes in Need of Plumbing Repair

That sound of banging pipes is known as Water Hammer. Water hammer occurs when the flow of water is suddenly shut off by a faucet, washing machine, toilet, dishwasher or another water-using appliance. Let’s look inside the pipes to see what’s going on....