If it will soon be time to replace your old water heater, you might be considering your options. A traditional tank heater is the least expensive choice, but tankless water heaters have some advantages. Here are some things to think about when selecting the right new water heater for your home. You're Tired Of Running Out Of Hot Water If you love extra-long hot baths, you probably have to contend with running out of hot water occasionally, especially if your kids or spouse bathe before it's your turn.
24 September 2020
If your air conditioner isn't as energy-efficient as it used to be, you'll probably have higher energy bills. If your AC is running longer or working harder to keep you cool, you may want to call an AC repair company to find the source of the problem. High energy bills are bad enough, but the problem might even be damaging your AC. An example is dirty condenser coils. Here's how a simple problem like this can lead to the need for AC repairs and how you can keep this from happening to you.
4 September 2020
If you've installed a water softening filter, you should be enjoying softer hair, skin, and clothes. Water softening filters remove hard minerals that leave your skin and dishes scaley. But is placing a water softening filter on the toilet an extravagance? Hard minerals create scummy, stubborn buildups in the toilet too, requiring plumbing contractors to clean out the jets, tank, and pipes. The following are points to consider when deciding whether to install a toilet water filter.
6 August 2020
If your home is connected to a local natural gas network, using a gas-powered water heater to provide for your hot water needs is usually a sound decision. Gas-powered water heaters are significantly cheaper to run than electric models in most areas where natural gas is widely available. Most gas-powered heaters can also be used during power outages. Gas water heaters are also just as durable and reliable as electric water heaters, and many homeowners have been using the same gas heater for a decade or longer.
8 July 2020
Toilets can last for a decade or more, but like anything else, a time comes when they start to break down. If you're wondering when you should absolutely replace your toilet, then check this guide to find out if you're having any of these problems. Constant Grunge Around Toilet Base Toilets tend to accumulate a bit of dust and dirt, but if you regularly scrub the floor at the base of the toilet only for it to get dirty again, you likely have a problem on your hands.
5 June 2020
If your home uses a well as its primary source of water, it is important that you stay on top of problems to catch them early on. If not, you could end up in a situation where you do not have working water from your well, making it very difficult to get by until you can have the problem fixed. Here are some problems to look out for that can let you know your well's pump is going to fail soon.
30 April 2020
Seeing water leaking from your ceiling for any reason can be alarming, but it could strike you as downright bewildering if it hasn't rained lately. Unfortunately, this isn't an entirely uncommon problem for homeowners. If you're going through this issue and don't know what to do, read this quick guide to find out. The Likely Culprit Most ceiling leaks are due to a roof going bad, but if it hasn't been raining, that's clearly not the problem.
22 March 2020
You might need to hire a pipeline contractor to help with sewage or plumbing installations or repairs. When you hire a team of these professionals to come out to your home, you might be a little bit worried about your landscaping being damaged in the process. This is an understandable concern, but there are actually things that good pipelining contractors can do to avoid damaging your landscaping. These are some of the ways that a pipelining contractor can help you with your sewage and plumbing needs while still helping you keep your lawn looking great.
28 February 2020
The drip-drip of a leaking faucet isn't just annoying, it is literally money down the drain. In some areas, the wasted water can even cost you more than a water bill, since drought restrictions may limit your household's allowed water consumption. Fortunately, faucet leaks are relatively easy to diagnose. Loose Parts Inside the handle of a twist handle or ball joint faucet, there is a packing nut and an adjusting ring.
30 January 2020
Finding out that you need a plumber in the wee hours of the morning is hopefully something you will never have to experience. However, if you own your own home, there is a chance that emergency plumbing needs could strike at that hour of the morning/night. If it does, you have to find a 24/7 emergency plumbing plumber. Here is everything you need to know about twenty-four-hour, emergency plumbers. Some of Them Are Still Apprentices
5 January 2020