The Ultimate End of Summer Plumbing Checklist

end of summer checklist

As summer winds down, it’s a good idea to think about preparing your plumbing for the months ahead. Checking your plumbing seasonally can help guard against those untimely problems that can arise as the weather changes.  Here’s a simple checklist of things to do to keep your home’s plumbing system running smoothly. Inspect and drain…

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How to Clear a Plumbing Vent

clogged plumbing vent

A working plumbing vent is integral to the function of any home’s plumbing system. Your plumbing vent regulates the pressure in your drainage pipes to ensure pipes are safe and can effectively drain waste and water.  Understanding how to maintain and clear your plumbing vent can save you time and money – helping you avoid…

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Treat Your Drains Kindly

chemical pipe

We rarely think about our drains and pipes until something goes wrong. But if you follow a few simple tips, you’ll keep your drains flowing and prevent potential problems down the road. Here are a few questions and answers as well as tips for keeping your drains healthy. Should I use chemical drain cleaners? Think…

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Is it time for a new dishwasher?

dishwasher

Every night, we depend on our dishwashers to do a chore we all dread. We get so used to the convenience that when it starts to show signs of failure, it can throw your routine off. The reality is that, while we trust our dishwashers to be reliable, we don’t conduct regular maintenance until something…

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How to Replace Your Sink

kitchen sink

Replacing a sink can be a big job. If you have a fairly standard drop-in or under-mount sink, then the replacement process may be somewhat easier to complete. However, it is worth noting that any time you end up connecting and disconnecting piping, there is a chance that leaking or flooding may occur. So, if…

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