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What to Expect from Your Bathroom Remodel

October 21, 2021

Remodeling a bathroom is a great home improvement project. Updating old fixtures and giving the space a fresh new look can go a long way toward making a relaxing space for a luxurious bath and an inviting area to get ready as part of your morning routine. But what sort of work goes into remodeling a bathroom? And what do plumbers have to do when they remodel a bathroom? Read on to find out more about what to expect from your bathroom remodel. Remodeling work There are many steps that go into a bathroom remodel. Sometimes a remodel can be... View Article

Potential Causes of High Water Bills

October 8, 2021

Getting an abnormally-high water bill in the mail is always distressing. Did you really use that much water over the last month, or is there another reason your home seems to be hemorrhaging water and cash? The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that about 10 percent of American homes leak 90 or more gallons of water per day. If your home is one of those, the costs can add up fast. When you receive an unusually-high water bill, it’s important that you call a plumber as soon as possible. They’ll be able to fix any problems and make suggestions... View Article

Six Causes of Low Water Pressure in Your Home

September 24, 2021

If you’ve ever gotten into the shower only to find that it’s more of a drizzle, you know how inconvenient low water pressure can be. The average home’s water pressure should be between 40 and 50 psi (pounds per square inch), but sometimes your pressure will be lower. What’s causing the problem, and how can you fix it? Here’s what may be causing low water pressure: Using too many appliances at once: When you run a busy household, you have to do a certain amount of planning. Running major appliances like the dishwasher or washing machine while someone is showering... View Article

Why You Should Flush Your Water Heater Once a Year

September 6, 2021

Due to how important your water heater is, you should take any measures available to prolong its life. There are several different things you can do to achieve this. One of the most vital parts of water heater maintenance is performing a water heater flush. Flushing your water heater regularly—at least once a year—can not only make it last longer, but can also help it to run more efficiently. This article will cover how to flush your water heater and why it’s an essential tenet of water heater maintenance. Why you should flush your water heater As your water heater... View Article

Have You Checked Your Water Heater’s Anode Rod Recently? Here’s Why You Should

August 23, 2021

The invention of the water heater by Edwin Ruud in 1889 made everyone’s lives easier and made people more comfortable. While the water heaters today are more advanced than those first invented in the 19th century, some concepts of the first water heaters are still in use today. Over time, problems with water heaters arose, and solutions naturally sprung up to address them. One of these solutions is the anode rod. Most water heaters use an anode rod, and it’s a critical part of how these appliances function. This article will cover what an anode rod is, why it’s important... View Article

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