Monthly Archives: August 2011

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Aug
31
2011

Choosing A Water Heater: The Basics

No one ever thinks about a water heater and all it does for their home until the one they have stops working; then they will have to decide how to go about choosing a water heater, and for many this is a scary proposition. When you need a water heater you need to understand the [...]

Aug
29
2011

9 Steps To Avoid Drain Cleaning Disasters

The fall time is coming, and it is one of the busiest times of years for plumbers and drain cleaning professionals. Sewage systems can become overrun with additional house guests, causing inconvenient backups. In preparing and cleaning up evening meals at home, homeowners can also clog up their sinks, disposals and washing machines. Below are [...]

Aug
24
2011

Water Conservation One Drop At A Time

We hear the term "water conservation" all the time, but what does it actually mean and what can we do to help in the effort? Water conservation simply means that you need to use water wisely. Unfortunately, while we hear it all the time and know we should be careful in how we use water, [...]

Aug
22
2011

Choosing the Best Water Heaters

Water heaters are extremely important in any home – which is why homeowners should know exactly when to install a new one before the old unit decided to take its last breath. In fact, it might be best to time replacement during home remodeling to ensure that the new unit would be able to fit [...]

Aug
10
2011

Clogged Drain Prevention

In the typical home you will encounter a number of different drains, each with their specific use and function. Kitchen sinks for example, will frequently have a garbage disposal attached, and can accept kinds of waste that would not be acceptable in a bathroom--or lavatory--sink. There are types of drains that will be found in [...]

Aug
8
2011

Drain Cleaning Tactics And Options

When you schedule a routine drain cleaning, you are greatly reducing the chance that you'll find yourself in a situation of having an emergency drain problem (like when you're just about the leave for vacation or having guests over for the weekend!). You have several options to ensure that you get that peace of mind: [...]

Aug
3
2011

Why You Should Hire a Licensed Plumber

Hiring a plumber can be a complicated experience. Oftentimes, it's an emergency and you need one fast. You don't necessarily have time to call friends for advice and recommendations, or even call multiple plumbers. What should you look for when looking for a plumber? A Licensed Plumber - A lot of people don't even know [...]

Aug
1
2011

Is It Time To Call A Professional Plumber?

Are you tired of fixing a leak in your wash basin or faucet? Then it's time to call a professional plumber to fix the problem. A plumber is a tradesman who is capable of fixing leaks in plumbing lines, sewage lines, or installing new plumbing hardware in your house. Minor problems may not need the [...]