Is Your Sewer Line About to Fail You? Here's How You Can Tell
6 December 2016
It's easy to take your sewer line for granted. Many people can go for years without ever really giving a thought to their sewer lines until there's an obvious, and expensive, problem. If you pay attention, you can certainly see the signs that indicate your sewer line is close to failure. Here's what you should look for.
Leaks and Puddles
If you see even one leak, there's a chance your sewer line, or one of its adjuncts, has an issue.
Important Things to Check When Your Furnace Doesn't Work
5 December 2016
Have you fired up your furnace for the year, only to find that it isn't working the way it should? Are you hoping that the fix is something easy that you'll be able to do yourself? While many repairs are things that can only be handled by a professional, there are a few things that you can do while waiting for the repair technician to arrive. Some of these things include the following.
How to Prevent Clogged Drains in Your Home
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.
3 Tips To Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter
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