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Clearing a Clogged Drain

Coming across a clogged drain in your home, even a small one, can put a damper on your day. How you deal with it can also affect how the rest of your day, or week, goes as planned. For relatively small clogs, a simple DIY option (which we’ll explore below) can suffice for the time […]

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Garbage Disposal Care & Maintenance

The holiday season is here and that means one thing, food and more food. Cooking is obviously part of the merry making and for that reason, you will need to be careful about how you use and care for your garbage disposal machine. Your garbage disposal is your kitchen’s workhorse and needs to be cared […]

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Residential Plumbing Life Expectancy

Understanding your plumbing needs is essential. Whether you’re buying a new home or worried about constant plumbing problems, knowing when an overhaul is due can save you thousands of dollars and stress. Identifying a plumbing problem early is critical. Plumbing problems are often discovered when it is too late. To avoid last minute rush, you […]

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Plumbing Maintenance Tips for the Fall

The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that installation of efficient plumbing fixtures and their proper maintenance could help Americans cut on water consumption by a whopping 35% or more. Plumbing issues, however, are not always easily detectable which makes preventive maintenance a vital facet in keeping your system in peak condition. Here’s why preventive maintenance is […]

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Understanding Hard and Soft Water

Ever wondered about what people are talking about when they comment about hard or soft water? Read this and you’ll be ready to jump right into the next similar discussion you encounter. Here’s how water becomes hard or soft, and what drawbacks and benefits your local water type involves. We’ll throw in some cleaning tips and […]

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Outdoor Plumbing and Ideas to Save Water in the Summer Months

Water conservation is something that is extremely important in California. As a homeowner, reducing the amount of water you use each month can help you to go green and lower your utility bills each month. And while the majority of California homeowners will quickly call a plumber in the event of an indoor plumbing issue, […]

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Detecting and Fixing Hard Water Problems in Your Home

You have probably heard of hard water, and how bad it is for you and your home. Hard water is common in many areas of the country, and it is indeed problematic for many areas of your home. It leaves spots and stains behind when you try to clean with it, it reduces the effectiveness […]

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How Professional Plumbers Can Save You Money on Water Heater Repairs

It can be tempting to handle some of the repairs around your house on your own to help you save money. However, in the long run, this isn’t going to save you much, primarily because most people don’t have the expertise and knowledge required to complete some of the most complex repairs, let alone some […]

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Hot Water Dispensers – Understanding The Basic

Hot water dispensers can be very convenient – both for home use and for industrial purposes. However, there is still some confusion about what, exactly, a hot water dispenser is, how it works, and the different types of hot water dispensers available on the market today. Let’s take a look at the basics now, starting […]