If you want to keep your drains clean all year round, here are seven handy drain cleaning tips that may prevent larger plumbing problems down the road… 1. The most important rule is to be careful what goes down a drain, which can be easier said than done. In bathrooms the main culprit is hair. […]
Although the two are commonly seen as synonymous, drain clearing and drain cleaning have two distinct meanings in the plumbing world. Drain Clearing Drain Cleaning Clearing should only be seen as a quick fix in preparation for longer term solutions like an annual cleaning, repair, or jetting. And remember – more money up front will […]
Ever been in a situation where your water won’t shut off and is flowing uncontrollably? This situation is scary and causes automatic panic. So before the panic or scare, let’s locate your main water shut off to the house so you are prepared IF this day ever comes. You’ll want to know where the lowest […]
Oh lovely winter… The time of the year where few of us leave our house once we get home, have no sense of time because 5pm definitely feels like midnight, and the weather makes us all just want to eat. Or, is that just us? It’s also that time of year where your plumbing system […]
Hot water is something most homeowners take for granted until…the dreaded cold shower. Brrrr. And since water heating accounts for about 18% of total household energy consumption, we should all be thinking about how our water heater is performing. It is always a bit easier to plan ahead for a major purchase rather than waiting […]
Winter is here which means snowfalls, early sunsets and cold temperatures. Although the snowflakes and holiday traditions can make winter a magical season, it can also wreak havoc on your home! Take a proactive approach to protecting your home this season from these 5 common plumbing problems.