Where is the Main Water Shut-Off Valve?

Where is the Main Water Shut-Off Valve? Do you know where the main water shut-off valve is in your home? If you can’t answer that within five seconds, then you probably need to locate it and remember where it is in case there’s ever a break in your...

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Why does my water take so long to heat?

Why does my water take so long to heat? The most common reasons why it can take longer to get hot water from your home’s taps include: Distance: The farther away your hot water heater is from your faucets or shower heads, the longer it will take to get...

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Should you ban flushable wipes from your bathroom?

Should you ban flushable wipes from your bathroom? Since their appearance on the market, so-called flushable wipes have had the support of those who are attracted by their claim to a cleaner bum. But these moist toilette devils, much like baby wipes, have...

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How to handle a leaky water heater

How to handle a leaky water heater If your water heater is leaking, follow these three steps: 1. Cut the power: This is the very first thing you need to do when you find a hot water leak. Turn off the energy source leading to: Gas water heater: Find your...

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Crushed or Cubed Ice?

Crushed or Cubed Ice? Summer is finally upon us, and time to start thinking about warmer weather entertaining. Friends and family activities are simply more fun with a cold drink in hand. Is your ice maker in excellent working order and ready for action!...

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Natural Gas Trouble?

Natural Gas Trouble? We’re here to talk to you about gas… the thing that fuels some fireplaces, water heaters, boilers, bbq grills, stoves and so on. When you think of needing a plumber, you might think all things water-related like fixing faucets,...

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How To Clean A Garbage Disposal

How To Clean A Garbage Disposal Powerful garbage disposals grind up and suck away food waste, slurp up liquids, and in general, help make homes a little more eco-friendly. It's important to know what you shouldn't put in a garbage disposal. Fibrous...

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4 Reasons Why Your Sewer Line Gets Clogged

4 Reasons Why Your Sewer Line Gets Clogged. Sewer line clogs can be caused by various factors, and the most prevalent of them include: Trees: The beautiful trees that adorn our homes giving them add curb appeal can also wreak havoc on sewer lines. As roots...

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Should I Have My Water Tested

Filtration Options for Your Home Drinking water is good for you. Drinking water that tastes good is great as long as it is free of contaminants. Before choosing a water filtration system, it’s a good idea to test your water's quality. Taste, color, odor,...

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For Simple Plumbing Clogs, Try A Snake!

For Simple Plumbing Clogs, Try A Snake! Here’s how you can use a snake to fix your plumbing problems. First, let’s define what we mean by a “snake.” In the plumbing industry, a snake is often referred to as a drain auger. It's a long, flexible metal coil...

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