The Most Common Household Mistakes That Waste Water

Even though the earth is referred to as the Big Blue Marble, only about 1% of the earth’s water is fresh and suitable for drinking and use around your home. The rest of the planet’s water is either loaded with salt or in the form of massive ice caps and glaciers. What that means for […]

Plumbing Issue To Expect If You Purchase An Older Home

Many buyers love the charm of an older home in an established neighborhood. But it is essential to weigh the pros and cons of these quaint homes and all of their possibly antiquated systems. One of the systems that can be hiding a lot of costly problems is the plumbing. With most of the pipes […]

Most Common Signs Of Sewer Line Clogs

Discovering a clogged drain in your home is annoying. But in most cases, you can eliminate the clog using a combination of two very safe DIY clog removers. The first is a cup of baking soda followed by a cup of vinegar. Let that mixture do its magic for about five minutes, then plunge that […]

How To Remove Hard Water Stains While Spring Cleaning This Year

Spring cleaning is about more than just sorting through unwanted items, making space, and organizing. It is also about a good deep cleaning and a fresh new look for items around your home. Think of it as a new beginning for old fixtures and appliances that will benefit from some TLC. And one of the […]

Environmentally Friendly Plumbing Projects For Your Home

Your home’s plumbing fixtures can begin to look dated and show signs of wear over the years. And the time comes when an update is needed to ensure that you are not going to face maintenance nightmares and potentially costly leaks and water damage. But what you might not be thinking about is taking a […]

A Simple And Cost-Effective Way To Extend The Life Of Your Water Heater

Most homeowners are eager to extend the life of their home’s appliances. And when you can do the work yourself or have it done by a licensed plumber in just about an hour, why not jump at the chance to get several additional years of service from your home’s water heater? Sadly, many homeowners are […]

Signs Of A Sewer Line Issue in Your Home

Many homeowners are unaware that they own a sewer line until they experience a problem. And unfortunately, the issue becomes relatively severe before they recognize the signs of a sewer line problem. As with most issues around your home, the sooner you call in the professionals, the easier and more affordable it is to correct […]

The Common And Lesser-Known Signs Of A Sewer Line Problem

Many homeowners are not even aware that they own a sewer line. So it comes as no shock that they have no understanding of the typical indications of a sewer line issue brewing in their yard. And without understanding the early signs of trouble, they are caught off guard when there is a nasty sewage […]

Why You Should Just Say NO To Chemical Drain Cleaners

Every homeowner is happy to find a bargain. But when the issue is a clogged drain, and you are thinking about using a jug of chemical drain cleaner to “save a few bucks,” you might want to rethink that plan. Liquid drain cleaners sound great. But what they never tell you about is the possibility […]

Everything You Need To Know About Water Quality

Living in the United States, it is very easy to take things like pure, safe drinking water for granted. In most communities, you turn on the faucet and have access to an almost endless supply of healthy water. But many homeowners don’t understand that some water contaminants might be coming from their home’s water lines. […]