3 Reasons It Smells When You Flush Your Toilet

Posted on: 26 April 2018

Have you ever noticed a foul smell when you flush your toilet, regardless of what you've recently eaten? If this is common, it may be a sign that there is a plumbing-related problem. Now, there are a few different reasons why you may be experiencing this foul sewer smell. Here are three things that you should begin examining. 1. There Is a Broken Seal Inside the toilet base, there is a wax ring. [Read More]

How Do I Know If I Have A Plumbing Or Septic Issue?

Posted on: 28 February 2017

Since plumbing and septic systems are so highly interconnected, it can be difficult to know which system has malfunctioned and caused a plumbing emergency. Here are some of the subtle distinctions between septic and plumbing system failure. A Plumbing Problem May Be More Localized A plumbing problem tends to cause the biggest issues in one part of your house. For example, it might start with a single toilet or drain getting backed up. [Read More]

A Guide To Understanding Lesser-Known Causes Of Clogged Drains

Posted on: 24 February 2017

If you have recently been quite proud of yourself when it seems that your grocery store purchase of an item guaranteed to clear your drains was successful, only to discover soon after that the clog was only temporarily abated, it is time to speak with professionals about the issue. However, it is important to understand that there are often numerous causes of a clogged or slow drain and it could easily be something serious. [Read More]

Water Heater Gone Bad? How To Tell If You Need A Replacement & How To Prolong The Life Of Your New One

Posted on: 18 January 2017

If you are like many homeowners, then you likely take your hot water heater for granted or even forget it exists until, all of a sudden, you realize that, when you turn on the hot water, it is no longer hot or begins coming out in a trickle. If you turned your faucet onto the "hot" setting or, even worse, your water went cold in the middle of your shower (eek! [Read More]