How to Prevent Clogged Drains in Your Home

Posted on: 1 December 2016

Clogged drains in your home can be a nightmare, making your sinks, toilets, and bathtub unusable and causing foul smells to build up in your home. What is worse is that clogs often occur at the most inopportune time and are expensive and time consuming to fix. You often have little choice but to use corrosive chemicals or call in a plumber in the case of a backed-up drain. Luckily this issue can be avoided with a bit of drain maintenance and care. [Read More]

3 Tips To Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter

Posted on: 30 November 2016

Winter brings with it lots of snow that might be fun for the kids to play in, but there's nothing fun about frozen pipes. More so than any other season, homeowners should take steps to protect their plumbing from harm during the winter time. Here are 3 tips to keep in mind that will hopefully allow your plumbing system to make it to next spring without freezing up. Mind the Outside Faucets [Read More]

Four Signs That You Need A Whole-Home Water Softener

Posted on: 30 November 2016

You've probably heard of water softeners. Maybe your neighbors all have them, and perhaps your family members have told you that you need one. While many people do benefit from having a water softener installed in their home, not everyone has hard water, and so not everyone really needs a water softener. Before you jump on the water softener bandwagon, consider whether you're experiencing these four signs that indicate you have hard water and would benefit from a softener. [Read More]

Three Myths About Solar Water Heaters

Posted on: 30 November 2016

Solar water heaters are devices that harness the sun's energy and use it to warm water for use in your home. They reduce your use of electricity or gas, which is beneficial for your wallet and for the planet. While more homeowners are opting for solar water heaters, some are still deterred because of myths they have heard about these appliances. Here's a look at those myths and the actual truth they are hiding. [Read More]