Monthly Archives: September 2014

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Sep
24
2014

Routine Plumbing Maintenance Tips

In order to help keep your plumbing system running effectively, keep the following reminders in mind: - Examine and check the status of water softeners and ice makers often, as they usually have filters that should be changed to keep them running efficiently. Consult the manufacturer’s instructions. - Avoid blockages by not pouring oil and [...]

Sep
8
2014

Installing a Sump Pump Prevents Water Flooding and Backflow

A sump pump is a vital part of any drainage system and an important line of defense against water flooding.  The sump pump is usually installed in a hole or pit at the lowest point of a basement. When there is a backflow, or if water begins to fill up the pit, the sump pump [...]