Archive for November 2017

Check Your Plumbing Before You Travel

As the holidays approach, many of you will be taking trips to visit family. Unfortunately, there’s a chance that you could arrive back home to a less-than-merry surprise. Before leaving for a trip, you probably lock up your home and secure it against burglars or other disasters… So make sure to protect your plumbing, too!…

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Why Is There Rust in My Water?

You turn on the sink tap, hoping to brush your teeth or wash dishes, but you’re met with a flow of disgusting, reddish brown water. Or maybe the water doesn’t look too unusual, but when you take a sip of it, the taste is “off” or suspicious. This might be due to rust in your…

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Why Is My Water Pressure So Low?

You’re expecting a long, steamy shower, but instead are met with an unsatisfying trickle of water. Or perhaps you’re trying to wash dishes, but you can’t get enough water pressure to effectively rinse them. Whatever the exact problem, low water pressure can be a pain. The following five reasons can explain water pressure problems, and…

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5 Drain Maintenance Tasks to Perform Right Now

Clogged drains are one of the most common causes of plumbing problems. A simple clog can cause drains to back up, making a big mess and even doing some damage to your home. Luckily, performing a bit of routine maintenance on your drains can help prevent serious clogs from ever occurring. So, take a few…

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