How to Install Shower Plumbing

Your bathroom my not have been designed for a shower, but fear not, it’s still possible to install the necessary plumbing. The following are instructions on how to install shower plumbing in your bathroom: If your community requires a building permit to make changes to plumbing make sure you have those permits in place beforeContinue Reading

How Water Softeners Work

When you water contains calcium, magnesium and certain types of iron it is called hard water. Hard water can have a lot of effects that are not desirable. They can react with the soap you use and prevent the soap from making lather, and is one of the main culprits when it comes to thatContinue Reading

How To Use a Plumbing Snake Properly

Most clogs, when caught early, can be cleared with drain cleaner or a simple plunger. For major clogs the use of a sewer snake may be where you have to turn. The proper use of a sewer snake is important because this tool is simple to use but can also cause additional damage when usedContinue Reading

Toilet Repair – Don’t Be Afraid : )

There’s almost nothing that is more frustrating than hearing that running toilet, especially when you are trying to sleep. We’ve all experienced the strange noises a toilet can make in addition to the constant running of water that not only frustrates us but costs us a lot of money over the years if the problemContinue Reading

Steps for Ceramic Disk Faucet Repair

When repairing any plumbing fixture it’s important to follow the manufactures instructions for the parts you are replacing. This is something that will make your plumbing experience uneventful and keep you dry in the process. It is important to have the right tools at your side when you start. How A Ceramic Disk Faucet WorksContinue Reading

The Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater

Everyone has experienced a cold shower in their lifetime at one point or another. It could be that you simply wanted one, which is rarely the case or it could be that your water heater just ran out of hot water before you finished your shower. If you live in a house with women thenContinue Reading

Steps to Take for a Clogged Drain Before Calling a Plumber

Maintaining a home can be expensive and with unexpected events like a clogged drain there is often little money to call in a professional. The good news is that most clogged drain situations can be handled without a plumber. If you have a bathtub drain that is slow or a shower drain that is fullContinue Reading

Tips For Your Next Bathroom Remodeling Project

If you are planning on a bathroom remodeling project in your home you may be overwhelmed with the many features that are now being offered. A bathroom is no longer just a bathroom; it is an escape, a retreat, more like a spa than an ordinary bathroom. With bathroom plumbing fixtures offering more sophistication andContinue Reading

Are Tankless Water Heaters Better Than Traditional Water Heaters?

Tankless water heaters are designed to only heat the water you need when you need it. This means you use less energy since you are not constantly reheating the same water. When you turn on the hot water tap the water heater will recognize the command and heat the water as it is sent toContinue Reading

Dealing With Common Home Plumbing Issues

As a home owner it seems there is always something to fix. When it comes to plumbing most home owners automatically call a professional without trying to handle the repair on their own. The fact is that most common home plumbing issues can be resolved with a few simple steps. Below you will find aContinue Reading