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Jul
22
2014

Quality is Important for Garbage Disposal Units

When it comes to garbage disposals, you really do get what you pay for. They come in a wide range of quality levels and the better the quality, the higher the cost. Although disposals are nothing more than grinders, cheap ones won't last very long and quality ones will last longer, operate more quietly and [...]

Jul
4
2014

Faucet Repair

When a faucet starts to drip, the problem is usually due to a worn seal or component. Fortunately, these parts are readily available and replacing them is simple, costing a homeowner around a few dollars to replace. The best time to plan for a faucet repair is before you buy the faucet fixture. Before making [...]

Jun
17
2014

P-trap Plumbing

The P-trap is the curved pipe found beneath or within every plumbing fixture in your home (sinks, toilet, tub, shower, etc.). The P-trap acts as a water door, preventing unpleasant sewer gases from backing up into the home. By virtue of its shape, it also happens to be the location where most drainage clogs occur. [...]

May
22
2014

Priority Plumbing Bio Cleaning Services

Drain pipes age somewhat over time and tend to clog regularly. The clogs are due to a natural buildup of a gooey material called bio-film. Bio-film slowly builds up over time from bacteria acting on food particles, soaps, conditioners, body oils, toothpaste and so on. The black gunk is very sticky and if not removed [...]

May
14
2014

Garbage Disposal Maintenance and Cleaning

Spring season marks the beginning of the home cleaning process. One area homeowners often forget to include on their cleaning list is the garbage disposal. Your garbage disposal may start to smell when food debris starts to build up. The problem will start as a lingering odor and if not properly dealt with it can [...]

Apr
29
2014

Time to Check the Plumbing

If you recently became a homeowner, it is advisable that you to hire a certified plumber to assess the overall status of your new home’s plumbing system. A certified plumber should be able to answer several pertinent questions about the plumbing systems design and status. To ensure the integrity of their home, homeowners must understand [...]

Apr
14
2014

Sump Pump Maintenance for the Spring Season

Sump pump trouble is often caused by mistakes committed during installation. Now that the spring season is here, you have to make sure your sump pump is functioning properly so that the buckets of rain that will come pouring down do not end up flooding your home and living area. The three major problems associated [...]

Mar
25
2014

Electrical Tankless Water Heaters

Whenever we use hot water, some water loss almost always occurs. This is due to the waiting time that it takes hot water to reach the fixtures which are often located away from the hot source. Water loss also occurs because the hot water delivered must be adjusted manually to achieve the comfortable shower temperature. [...]

Mar
11
2014

What to Do in the Case of Frozen Pipes

We all dread the effects the harsh winter will have on our bodies and even on our homes. What every homeowner dreads more than anything else when the temperature reaches several digits below zero degrees - is for the house pipes to freeze and explode. When water freezes and expands inside pipes, it can cause [...]

Feb
19
2014

Regular Maintenance Can Prevent Leaks in Toilets

Toilets are a major cause of wasted water. Toilet leaks that go unnoticed end up wasting thousands of gallons of water per year per toilet. A simple test to determine whether your toilet is leaking is to use ordinary food coloring and apply it to your water tank. Wait about 15 to 20 minutes and [...]

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