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3 Common Reasons for Clogs in Your Kitchen Sink

A clogged kitchen sink is stressful but can also be dangerous. Food and other debris clogging your pipes place unnecessary stress and pressure on your plumbing, increasing the risk of damage and water leaks. In addition, food, bacteria, and cleaning chemicals inside the drains can lead to unappealing and toxic odors inside your home. Understanding […]

3 Common Causes of Clogged Shower Drains and How to Prevent Them

When you are trying to enjoy a nice, hot shower, few things are as frustrating as a rising water level stemming from a clogged drain. Unfortunately, drain clogs are exceptionally common, causing problems that range from a dirty shower basin to bad odors. However, if you recognize the causes of clogs and learn how to prevent them, you can keep your bathing areas cleaner.

Here are three common causes of clogged shower drains and how to avoid them.

4 Methods to Conserve Water During the Summer

As a homeowner, you prioritize making your house as efficient as possible. You know that these steps keep your bill costs low and your local environment more sustainable overall. One of the efforts you likely make is conserving water. However, for many homeowners, water conservation falls by the wayside as soon as summer temperatures hit. […]

4 DIY Plumbing Mistakes to Avoid

Plumbing Mistakes to Avoid 4 DIY Plumbing Mistakes to Avoid From everyday fixes to major renovations, being a responsible homeowner can get very expensive. If you’re like most homeowners, you want to find as many ways as possible to save money, a quest that can lead you to take on a few home improvement projects […]

Four Possible Causes of Low Water Pressure in Your Home

Low Water Pressure in Your Home – Four Possible Causes If you are experiencing low water pressure, you may be surprised to learn there are several possible causes of your problem. Below is more information about the causes of low water pressure in a residential setting. Galvanized Iron Pipes A frequent cause of low water […]

Do I Need Plumbing Leak Detection?

Plumbing Leaks Detection – Do I need in my house? Plumbing leaks come in many forms and most of them are hidden. There are 3 Types of water leaks. The first is where you can physically see the water damage and the culprit causing the damage. The second one is when you have a hidden […]

Hard Water? What to Do About It

Hard Water What Problems Are Caused By Hard Water Have you noticed that soap scum tends to show up quickly in your sinks and tubs? Maybe there are mineral deposits around your faucets and fixtures, or perhaps you’ve noticed that your skin feels dry after showering. These are all signs that you have hard water. […]

Roots in the Sewer Line? Oh No! A Guide to This Common Problem

Roots in the Sewer Line? When you think of your home’s plumbing system, the first components that come to mind are probably your toilets, sinks, and perhaps the garden hose. But there’s another element of your plumbing system that is easy to forget about because it’s located beneath your home and yard: your main sewer […]

Common Causes of These 5 Pipe Noises

Pipe Noises Common Causes of These 5 Pipe Noises You rely on your plumbing system to deliver water throughout your home for cooking, bathing, and waste disposal. But you may become all too aware of your pipes when they begin making strange noises throughout the day. Unexpected plumbing noises can be annoying and even startling. […]

6 Signs Your Water Heater is Failing

Signs Your Water Heater is Failing Six Signs Your Water Heater is Failing After a long day, a hot shower can be soothing and relaxing. But when you’re instead hit with the spray of cold water, it can be an unwelcome shock, and it can also mean your water heater is kaput. To avoid this […]