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Knock Knock, Who’s There? What to do About Loud Banging Water Pipes

That knocking that you hear when you turn on your faucet in your home can be frightening but doesn’t necessarily mean there is something majorly wrong with your water pipes. The knocking water pipes could be a sign of water hammer, loose mounting straps or high water pressure. There are some relatively easy fixes for […]

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Choosing a New Garbage Disposer Unit

Choosing a new garbage disposal seems pretty straight forward, right? Whether you’re remodeling, doing a custom build, or simply replacing your garbage disposal, believe it or not there are some things to consider when choosing the right model to best suit your kitchen needs. The two main factors you’ll want to consider when choosing a […]

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Plants That Cause Plumbing Issues

So we’ve uncovered some trees that can be damaging to your plumbing in our recent post Trees That Cause Plumbing Issues to Your Home, and now we’re going to address some of the plants can cause plumbing issues to your home or property. As mentioned in the previous blog (see link above) trees and plants add beauty […]

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Trees That Cause Plumbing Issues to Your Home

Trees add beauty and curb appeal to our homes, but did you know that some varieties can cause major plumbing and foundation issues to your property? You’d be surprised that many of the popular trees chosen to plant around your home can have a tendency (over time) to grow roots that burrow into the cracks of […]

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Kitchen Plumbing: From Repairs to Remodeling

Kitchen plumbing – whether remodeling or needing to make some repairs, there are some plumbing basics you should be aware of in this culinary-hub of your home. If you’re planning to remodel or even build your dream kitchen, make a check-list of the items you’re looking to replace or install. From a decorative standpoint you […]

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Tankless Water Heater Vs. Storage Water Heater

Tankless Water Heaters provide hot water only when it’s needed, vs. Storage Water Heaters which are filled with heated water in a tank until it’s ready for use. How Do Tankless Water Heaters Work Tankless water heaters, also known as demand-type or instantaneous water heaters, heat water directly without the use of a storage tank. […]

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