• Fall Winterization Checklist (10/13/2016) - The cold winter months can wreak havoc on your home’s plumbing system if you are not prepared for the temperature drop. Frozen water in pipes can be inconvenient at best and destructive at its worst. A good preventive measure to get ready for winter is to use this winterizing plumbing checklist. 1. Locate Your Water […]
  • A Simple Guide to Avoid Garbage Disposal Jams (10/12/2016) - More than a handful of food down the drain is usually too much for a garbage disposal to handle. Always run a moderate amount of cold water when using the disposal and keep the water running a few seconds after turning off the disposal to clear the pipes. Why cold water? Cold water will cause […]
  • Something Unexpected for the High-End Bathroom (11/10/2015) - Wall mounted pit stops are handy in more than just man caves – and they make charismatic conversation pieces too. Although hardly a standard feature in today’s homes, the installation of private residence urinals has been growing in popularity. There are several reasons why the popularity of home urinals is growing. Not only are urinals […]
  • 3 Reasons to Freshen Up and Maintain Your Kitchen Faucets (11/10/2015) - The kitchen faucet is the centerpiece to your kitchen. Whether you’re cooking, cleaning, rinsing, or washing your hands, it is likely to be the most used faucet in your home. Unless you notice a problem with your faucet, you don’t typically think about replacing it. Maybe now is the time to consider having your kitchen […]
  • How to Prepare for a Plumbing Emergency (11/10/2015) - Plumbing emergencies can come at any time, and usually happen at the most unexpected and inconvenient times. With a little preparation and planning, you can handle the unexpected like a pro. Knowing who to call, where your water shut-off valves are, and what steps to take until a plumber arrives is key to saving your […]
  • 6 Ways to Ready Your Home for the Holidays (11/10/2015) - Holidays can bring stress. A plumbing emergency during your holiday celebration can throw any chance for enjoyment right down the drain. This season, don’t risk it. Instead, prepare yourself – and your home’s plumbing – for the busy season ahead. One of the best things about the holiday season is filling your home with family […]
  • The 2015 NAECA Water Heater Efficiency Standards – What You Need to Know! (3/30/2015) - On April 16, 2015 all residential water heaters that were manufactured in the United States, and after this date, must meet the latest NAECA energy-efficiency standards. A part of these new NAECA guidelines will require nearly all residential electric, oil, gas and tank-less gas water heaters to have higher Energy Factor (EF) ratings. How does […]
  • When Picking a Plumber, Take The Time to Pick the Best (2/13/2014) - There’s never a convenient time to have a plumbing emergency. One of the questions that we’re almost immediately asked when called for an emergency repair is “how much is this going to cost me?” While cost is certainly something that a responsible homeowner will be aware of, even during an emergency it’s important to avoid […]