How to Clean Your Faucets So They Work Better


The faucets in your home are there to provide water to use, but over time the water pressure from your faucets can decrease. This is often due to a buildup of sediment and mineral deposits in the aerators located inside your faucets. If you have noticed a decrease in water pressure in any of your faucets, you may want to try cleaning them before you call a plumber to find the problem.

18 October 2016

Waste Not, Want Not: Tips For Saving Water And Protecting Your Plumbing And Septic System


Conserving water does more than merely reduce your monthly consumption costs, it can also save strain on your home's plumbing. This, in turn, puts less of a drain on your property's delicate septic system, which can be costly to repair and that has the potential for catastrophic results when damaged. Consider some tips to protect your plumbing, preserve your septic system, and save water: Your laundry room. Don't do the entire household's laundry on one day.

12 August 2016

Do You Need A Water Filter Or Water Softener?


Do you have a problem with the taste of the water in your home? Or, do you have a problem with stains on plumbing fixtures, and spots on your dishes? There are a couple of main solutions that homeowner way need to employ on the water in their home. While water softeners are a necessity in some cases, they are not the only option for improving the quality of the water in your home.

4 August 2016

3 Maintenance Tips For Boilers To Avoid Heating Your Home In Summer


With the summer months here, you are probably thinking more about keeping your home cool than you are about your heating. One of things you probably do not want is it to be heating your home during the summer, but if you have a boiler, you might be. This can happen due to a lack of maintenance or valves going bad, which a heating and air conditioning contractor can help you with.

24 July 2016

The Do's And Don'ts Of Using Portable Toilets For Your Outdoor Corporate Event


Moving a corporate gathering outdoors is ideal when the weather is nice. However, planning a corporate event outdoors also involves a few extra details in the planning, such as how you will provide bathrooms for the event. Portable toilets are an excellent resource if you plan an outdoor corporate party in an area where public facilities are either completely unavailable or not amply available. However, there are a few do's and don'ts to keep in mind that will help you ensure the portable toilets are a seamless part of the event and not a seemingly oddly-placed planning measure.

18 July 2016

Plumbing Issues That Can Create Health Risks For Your Family


There are some minor plumbing repair problems that you can perform yourself or can wait until an opportune time for a plumber to be called to fix them. However, there are some issues that must be dealt with immediately to protect the health and safety of your family.  Natural gas leaks A natural gas leak must be repaired as soon as it is detected. Natural gas can accumulate inside your home to a level that can cause an explosion that destroys not only your home but possibly several homes, killing or injuring everyone inside.

7 June 2016

Three Tips For Your Plumbing And Hot Water Heater Maintenance


You need excellent plumbing in order to keep your hot water heater operating as it should. These water heaters will perform best when they are properly maintained, so that you can get hot showers and hot water for your washing and cleaning. This will allow you to keep your energy use in check, while also protecting your plumbing and utilities. Follow these guidelines so that you are able to take care of your water heater to the best of your ability.

6 April 2016