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Tips And Hints On Getting Rid Of A Clogged Drain

Often, the plumbing in a house starts malfunctioning soon after you move in. The bathroom and kitchen are the two primary places that issues occur. Every homeowner has to deal with plumbing issues. 714 more words

Tips from a Plumber - Spring Cleaning

There’s one area of spring cleaning that people don’t think about all that often, and they should. It’s the kind of spring cleaning that can be done – and should be – year ’round. 241 more words

Home Care

Water Heater Information and Recommendations

For safety purposes, keep the temperature dial setting at or below the advised factory setting listed on the water heater or in the handbook. Beyond that setting will significantly raise the possibility for scalding. 435 more words

Never put hot grease into a drain. It will congeal and make a very messy clog. If you do spill some grease into your drain by accident, flush the drain immediately with hot running hot water with a degreaser. 42 more words

You May Be Able To Fix Your Own Pipes

Taking the time to learn to do plumbing on your own truly shows when you do it. There’s a defining quality in learning to care for your home, but plumbing is something that shows you are willing to go the extra mile. 311 more words


Small Plumbing Tips For A New Home Owner

Maintaining and repairing your own plumbing is an essential part of home improvement, but understanding it and buying the right equipment can be tricky. There are lots of things to consider for your particular plumbing job. 382 more words


How to Prevent Frozen Pipes

Living in the southern region, we sometimes forget about the icy temperatures that occasionally come our way. Recently, a polar vortex has descended upon our region in Southampton Roads, and we are experiencing extremely cold temperatures. 589 more words