February 14, 2020

Stoppage in your home’s main sewer line is the ultimate clog. All of your home’s water has nowhere to go when it goes down your drains, and it, alongside raw sewage, will come up through all of your interior drains, causing messy – and costly – damage to your home. If you think you have a main sewer line clog, you need to confirm it and get it cleared right away.

Here are 3 messy signs that you can look for to see if your main...

February 12, 2020

We've all been there: your drain is clogged and you don't know what to do. Your first instinct might be to get out a plumbing snake to clear the drain, but you may inadvertently be making a costly mistake. Yes, a plumbing snake (aka: "pipe snake") are helpful—if you don't know what you're doing, though, you could be causing a great deal of damage. 

Here are the main reason you might want to think twice next time you want to us...

February 7, 2020

Just because something is old it doesn't mean you need to replace it—case in point: your plumbing. That being said, there are certain warning signs you can look for that will let you know the time to replace it. 

When the Water Stops Being Clear

Water is supposed to be clear. So when you open the faucet and see the water is any color but clear, this should raise your eyebrow in concern. (However, this can be more common for tho...

February 5, 2020

A tankless or on-demand water heater is just that: a water heater, minus the tank. On-demand water heaters only heat water when you turn on a faucet as it flows through the system. There is no storage tank that has to be continually kept at 120F degrees like a traditional tank style water heater.

The biggest difference between a tankless water heater and a traditional water heater is the on-demand nature of it.

BENEFITS OF ON D...

January 31, 2020

What is Hydro-Jetting?
 

A hydro-jet is a machine that pressurizes the water, producing a powerful stream that clears dirt/mud, debris, years of build-up of grease and minerals in the drain while it moves forward. Hydro-Jetting is different from a snaking/cable drain cleaning machine.

When do I need Hydro-Jetting?
 
Hydro Jetting is usually used when a snaking / cable drain cleaning machine cannot remove clogs. Hydro Jetting ca...

January 29, 2020

Durable as most toilets are, they all must be replaced at some point. It’s not even uncommon for homeowners to replace toilets that are still in good working order, because there are so many new features and designs to choose from. If your toilet is nearing the end of its useful life -- or if you’re just eager for a change -- there are lots of options waiting in store.

More Than One Way to Flush

Chances are you have a gravity f...

January 24, 2020

Have you noticed that you can't get your shower as hot as you want? Or do you feel like sometimes the water gets to a painfully hot temperature? You can do something about it! Don't settle for a water heater that doesn't perform the way you want. 

Before you set your temperature, however, you need to know that there are some risks. Yes, water temperature can be a dangerous thing! If the water isn't hot enough, it can be a cess...

January 22, 2020

While it’s easy to overlook plumbing until something goes wrong, smart homeowners will establish basic plumbing maintenance habits to make sure they spot and resolve small issues before they become major problems. Here are four things you can do to stay on top of things!

Inspect for Leaks

It’s a good idea to occasionally walk around your property and inspect any visible water supply lines – such as under sinks, behind appliance...

January 17, 2020

There are a lot of options for drinking water with hype that surrounds each – tap, bottled, distilled, alkaline, etc. For the everyday consumer it can all get very confusing. But worry not - we are here to help! Let’s take a look at why filtered water is the best choice.

10 Reasons to Filter Your Own Water

  • Drinking water is essential to your health.

  • Filtered water is more affordable than bottled water.

  • Filtered wa...

January 15, 2020

Your drain and sewer system is one of the most used, yet most overlooked systems in your home. Think about how many times a day you use them- we certainly put them to work! Every time you take a shower, flush the toilet, wash the dishes or do a load of laundry, you are using your drains. Because we use them so frequently, they are prone to clogs and buildup. To keep your drains clean and clear of obstruction, Clear Drain Plum...