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Unblock Without Plunger

Unblock a Toilet without a Plunger

This wouldn’t be a plumbing website without talking about a toilet clog. After all, a clogged toilet is one of the most common problems a plumber can face on the job, and common household items found in the kitchen, closet or medicine cabinet…
preventative plumbing mainenance

Preventive Plumbing Maintenance Tips

Believe it or not, many plumbing calls come about as a result of not following a few simple preventive plumbing tips. With some routine maintenance, it’s easy for homeowners to protect their house from costly repairs by following some preventive…
green plumbing

Going Green: Plumbing Tips for Energy Conservation

With advances in technology and increased public awareness for energy conservation, people are turning to new avenues of conservation for their homes. Here are a few tips and tools to make the home or office more environmentally conscious while…
garbage disposal cleaning tips

Easy Ways to Keep a Garbage Disposal Clean

One would think that a garbage disposal would keep itself clean, given the nature of its function. Yet sometimes items unsuitable for the unit can get stuck or clogged inside the drain, producing foul odors and reducing the life of the disposal…
Frozen Pipes

Tips to Prevent Frozen Pipes

Frozen pipes can cause pinhole leaks, cracks, or other damage to your plumbing. It is often time intensive to thaw and repair frozen pipes so your best bet to avoid this inconvenience is to implement preventive measures. Preparation is vital,…
water damaged basement

Signs of a Water Leak Under Your Slab

Slab leaks can start creeping up on you at any time. The worst part is, the signs and symptoms can be hard to spot and you could be wasting water and money for quite some time before even noticing it. Here are some things to pay attention to…

Six Essential Elder Care Accessories to Make Bathrooms Safer

Bathrooms are traditionally a place in the home where slip and fall accidents can happen, especially to the elderly. When you combine slippery surfaces with hard metal or ceramic fixtures and running water, all it can take is losing one's…
Natural Gas Firepit

Top Three Reasons to Enhance Your Backyard with a Natural Gas Fire Pit

Many homeowners get so caught up in their daily routines that they forget to take some time to enjoy life and their home. It’s important to remember you need to take some time to relax in your home, after all you have worked hard on your…
Kitchen plumbing

Tips for Solving Common Kitchen Plumbing Problems

Your kitchen is among the most crucial rooms in your home. It is also probably the busiest part of your house, which is especially true if your family enjoys cooking and eating. This means that your kitchen sink is used frequently, thus making…