July 26, 2017

Drain cleaning rids your plumbing of all the built-up grease, minerals, food and any other substances inhibiting the flow of water out of your home. You could try to clear clogs on your own, or you could trust a professional — someone who has the training and experience to address plumbing issues correctly and safely. Signs of a […]

May 24, 2017

Are noisy pipes normal, or is something is wrong with your plumbing? What’s the cause of the rattling, banging and clanging, and what can you do to fix it? Noisy pipes have three common causes. The “Water Hammer” Effect The “water hammer” noise is caused when water is rushing along at high speed, then all […]

May 1, 2017

Knowing whether to repair or replace your broken water heater can be difficult. You want to get the most out of your appliance, but you don’t want to spend money to fix it if it’s not going to last much longer anyway. Water heater issues almost always pop up for homeowners at some point, and once […]

March 24, 2017

When you purchase a home, the sewer line that leads from the street to your residence becomes your responsibility. But that’s just part of the cost of homeownership — you can handle it, right? It may come as a surprise when you find out the cost of replacing an entire sewer line. While price can vary […]

September 21, 2016

As temperatures begin to drop, it might be time to turn off that air conditioner. But there’s a benefit to one type. Saving space and money becomes very important to people, and those who need to do both often then to heat pumps to get the job done. Aside from being able to warm up […]

September 16, 2016

Increasing the lift of your ac unit shouldn’t be a difficult task, yet many homeowners neglect maintenance until something goes wrong. While it’s a better idea to have a professional come and perform the meticulous tasks associated with your unit, there are also a ton of things you can do yourself to increase your units […]

September 2, 2016

There are a ton of ways for you to cut down on costs before the weather begins to lean towards the chillier months. Many people tend to think they waste a good amount of water, and their bills reflect that. Without thinking, some homeowners waste more water than they need to, and in order to […]

August 29, 2016

When you turn on the shower or open a faucet in your home, water flows out, and it’s got a bit of pressure behind it. But, why does this happen? What causes water pressure to ‘exist’, and how can we alter it to our benefit? Many people tend to overlook this amenity, not fully understanding […]

August 17, 2016

Humid air is healthy for a home, but too much can become uncomfortable. Many homeowners don’t realize how much or how little is actually in their home, and it can have a negative effect on their wellbeing, as well as things inside of their home. It’s important to stay on top of monitoring the level […]