Category: Plumbing

5 Easy Ways to Conserve Water »

Water conservation isn’t just about saving the planet and ensuring there’s plenty of potable water for future generations. It’s about saving you money, too, and in ways maybe you haven’t ever considered. Nationally, for example, water bills have risen more than 33% since 2010, and nearly 14% of your average water bill is attributed running […]

How to Stop a Leaking Pipe »

A leaking water pipe is much more than an annoyance. If left unchecked, it can cause considerable damage to your home, not to mention a great deal of wasted water. And while you most likely need professional help to repair or replace the pipe, there are several things you can do on your own to […]

Basic Home Plumbing Tips »

If you’re “not so much” the handy type, at least where plumbing is concerned, this blog is for you. New or established, there are just certain things you’ll do well to know to help prevent problems from occurring, or at least from getting any worse.  So, let’s give it a whirl: Shutting off your water […]

Plumbing Problems You Shouldn’t Ignore »

Not all plumbing problems require you to call up the Coast Guard, or whatever your first instinct might be when a problem arises at home that involves water. Some simply aren’t as pressing as others, and may not even require the care of a professional plumber. But, for all those problems that do require an […]

How to Stop Water Leaks in Their Tracks »

Most of us don’t worry about home water leaks from cracked or broken pipes. Goodness knows you have enough on your plate already. Still, what if you were to come home one day only to find your basement or bathroom flooded? Not because of incoming water from a rainstorm, but rather from water leaking from […]

Why Are Your Drains Clogging »

What is the worst thing homeowners face when it comes to their bathroom? “The water’s not going down the drain.”

Signs Your Toilet Is Giving Up »

The bathroom is, well, your very personal sanctuary.  And that would make the toilet the most important seat! In fact, men and women seem to be spending quite a lot of time sitting on the toilet, reading a paper on their smartphone or just playing a game while doing their business.

How to Locate a Hidden Water Leak. »

Leaky faucets and shower heads are easy to spot and fix. But what about hidden water leaks…the kind that can cause serious damage?  These are among the most common: Refrigerator – If you have a built-in icemaker, wet spots on the floor might indicate a crimped icemaker line…one that’s just waiting to burst. Also, the […]

5 Things to Expect from a Plumber »

If you’re jumping from one website to another trying to decide which local plumbing company best suits your needs, perhaps we can be of assistance. While there are many things to consider when making such a decision, we think there are five key considerations that should rank high on your list of questions: Do you […]

Telltale Signs of a Water Leak »

Has your water bill risen lately, and by more than a little? Leaky pipes may be to blame, some of which are easy to spot while others may be hidden. It’s the latter group that can cause you the most problems, which make early detection a key to preventing lots of wasted water and home […]