Archive for May 2019

New Low Flow Toilets Are A Wise Financial Decision

Low Flow Toilets

For those that want to find the cheapest toilet out in the market–––think again. Here is a sound word of advice, don’t go cheap when purchasing your toilet, set a budget between 180 dollars and 350 dollars. A toilet can last a lifetime, so the investment is relatively small compared to what you get in…

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The Complete Scoop On Low Flow Shower Head

Low flow Shower Head

Many homeowners have installed low flow showerheads in their showers. But quite honestly, most low flow showerheads were horrible; but over the last ten years, many major companies have developed their version of the low flow showerhead and they’re amazing. Showering is an experience we enjoy, and if you take away from that experience by…

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Brain Pipes The Latest Plumbing Technology

Brain Pipes

For some of us, we’re always looking for the latest gadget. Technology is moving much faster than we ever thought possible. Well, the plumbing industry may have found it, a real game changer called Brain Pipes. Brain Pipes may even change the approach to plumbing and new construction. The breakthrough technology has plumbing companies and…

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5 Plumbing Concerns And Predictions For 2019

plumbing concerns

We will address residential and commercial plumbing concerns in California for 2019. The first concern is the galvanized pipes that were fitted in homes from the late 1800s until early 1960. After that, copper became the pipe of choice. While very reliable, their average life span is 47 years and most of those homes that…

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High-End Shower Heads

Latest Shower Head Technologies

You got to admit that most blue collar families are not going to go out and spend 500 dollars or more for a showerhead. But if you’re like me, there’s something really intriguing about a showerhead that cost that much in fact; it makes you want to read more about them. Who knows maybe someday…

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Not The Cheapest Plumber?

Good value on plumbing

We are not the cheapest plumber nor do we want to be. We live in an age where consumers can get online and grind it out to find the cheapest plumber. We can’t count the times we had to fix “The Cheapest Plumber” work. Most of us are guilty of trying to find the cheapest…

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Plumbing Trends In 2019 And Beyond

Plumbing trends

When most of us think of plumbing, we rarely think about the advancements in technology, or online engagements. That’s because it’s so much a part of our lives now. For example, if you need a plumber, the consumer gets online and completes a search for a “plumber near me.” What that means is your plumbing…

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Home Buyer – Beware Of These Plumbing Issues

New Home Buyer

If you’re a home buyer, maybe even a first time home buyer and the house you’re looking at is an older home, beware of potential plumbing problems before you sign on the dotted line. If you have any specific concerns, have a list of questions ready for your home inspector. There are a couple of…

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Stunning New Plumbing Fixtures And Appliances

Kitchen sink

Most of us like to dream about the perfect bathroom or kitchen. The dreaming starts with new fixtures and appliances. In the kitchen, aside from the major appliances such as the stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, we want a sink and faucet that will set your kitchen apart from the rest. The farmhouse Matte White under mount…

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Plumbing Appliances and Fixtures How Long Do They Last

Plumbing Appliances - replacing old water heater

Very rarely will we replace a plumbing appliance or fixture before it finally breaks for good. We see the signs such as a water heater that shows rust, or it does not sound right. You know in your mind that the heater is old, but you keep your fingers crossed hoping to squeeze another year…

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