When to Replace Your Plumbing

Unfortunately, nothing lasts forever and that includes the pipes inside your house. Over the years, they gradually corrode rust and decay. When that happens, you’re going to eventually get leaks, maybe even a flood of water or raw sewage that can cause thousands of dollars in damage to your home and belongings. It’s far better to replace the pipes before a plumbing disaster happens.

5 Plumbing Projects That Are Actually Fun (And Won’t Be Hidden Behind a Wall!)

When you think of plumbing projects, “fun” probably isn’t the first word that comes to mind. Usually, these jobs are just a lot of work that will never actually be seen. But for you crafty folks, there is no shortage of enjoyable projects that use common plumbing supplies to create unique and functional household items….

Signs You Need Garburator Repair

A garburator, known in other parts of the world as a garbage disposal, is a convenient appliance that grinds up food waste into particles that are small enough to safely pass through your home’s plumbing system. They are extremely useful, and they’re generally pretty durable, but from time to time, problems do pop up. So,…

Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters

­­­Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters If you’re in the market for a new water heater, one the biggest decisions you’ll likely face is whether to choose a traditional water heater or a tankless water heater. Tankless water heaters provide homeowners with numerous benefits, but there are also some drawbacks that make them a…

Sewer Smells

If your basement smells like a sewer, I’m sure you want to take care of it as quickly as possible. The good news is that, unlike many other plumbing projects, eliminating unpleasant odors in the basement is usually pretty simple. The odor has typically has one of five causes, most of which can be corrected…

Signs Your Sump Pump Needs Maintenance

Sump pump maintenance?   Many homes have sump pumps installed to prevent rainwater flooding in basements. When ground water starts to accumulate in a basement the sump pump will kick in and pump water out and away from your foundation. If you want to prevent flooding in your basement, you need to make sure your…