Learning The Art of Plumbing

Replace That Noisy Garbage Disposal Unit Yourself

If you hate using the garbage disposal unit because the sound vibrates through the entire kitchen, it’s time to replace it with a quieter unit. If you replace the unit with the same make and model, you can use the same mounting hardware, making this an easy DIY project. Here are the steps to having […]

Keeping Tree Roots Out Of Your Drains And Sewers

Your home landscaping could be a major cause of damage to your plumbing. Tree roots often travel in search of water and can easily squeeze into your sewers and drains, causing leaks and serious clogging. Regular drain inspections can reveal areas of your drains that are damaged by tree roots so that repairs can be […]

5 FAQs You Should Know About Your Septic System And Caring For It

The septic system you have installed for your home is what treats waste from the plumbing. To avoid problems with your system, it needs to have regular maintenance, such as septic tank pumping. You may also want to know some of the many FAQs about septic systems, such as how they work, proper care and […]

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3 Tips For Adequately Maintaining Your Home’s Plumbing System

It isn’t uncommon for homeowners to not think twice about their home plumbing system until it causes them a problem. Your home’s plumbing does not require a lot of maintenance, and keeping up with a few preventative measures can do more good than you may think. To avoid unnecessary inconveniences and to maintain a good […]

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Three Things You Can Do To Ensure Your Radiant Heating Is Energy Efficient

Radiant heating systems can be an affordable way to heat your home. They can also have certain problems with efficiency, such as an area of your home that gets heating while other areas may not. If you want to make sure your heating is as efficient as possible, you may want to consider some improvements, […]

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Toddler Plumbers Creating Drainage Problems: What To Do When Toys Go Down The Drain

If you have a toddler that has reached the age of curiosity, you can be sure that they are going to keep you busy. They may even become tiny plumbers; seeing what toys fit down your drains. The plumbing in the bathroom is a good place for them to introduce toys to the plumbing before […]

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Got A Toddler? 2 Messes They May Make And What To Do About Them

If you have a toddler, you know how messy they can be. There are some messes, however, that are much harder to clean up than picking toys up off the floor. Below are two of these problems and what you can do about them. Drop Small Toy Down Toilet If your child has decided your […]

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Troubleshooting Frustrating Noise Issues With An Outdated Boiler Heat System

When you are looking for efficiency in a heating system, there is no question that a boiler heating unit is one of the more logical choices, even if the unit is a bit antiquated. Older boilers were designed to withstand many years of use and some of the most seemingly ancient systems are still in […]

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Learn About Furnace Smells So That You Know How To Resolve Them

Most homeowners understand that when they turn their furnace on the first time of the season, a mild, dust-burning smell is normal. However, when a furnace seems to be producing a smell all the time, this isn’t exactly normal. Make sure you know how to recognize these smells so that you know what is going […]

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