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Tips for Preventing Backflow

February 11, 2022

The term backflow can strike fear into the heart of any homeowner, so knowing what backflow is and how to prevent it should be a priority for any property owner. Put succinctly, backflow is the reversing of any water in your pipes. If left unchecked, it can cause real problems that cost an awful lot of time and money—to say nothing of the stress and heartache. It’s such a serious concern because, not only can it make a mess, it can also create a health hazard. Potable water can be instantly contaminated by the sludge flowing back up the pipe,... View Article

Ways to Prevent Your Pipes from Freezing

January 28, 2022

Most people love the romanticism and the wonder of the winter. It can bring to mind childhood memories and reminds us that spring is just around the corner. However, winter can also bring brutal cold and, with that, the threat of frozen pipes. A burst pipe can be a destructive and costly experience, so knowing what to do to keep your pipes from freezing should be a top priority for every homeowner and business owner. Read on for more tips and tricks on how to keep the water flowing, even when the mercury drops: Pipe insulation: Sometimes the best solutions... View Article

The Different Types of Water Heaters

December 30, 2021

While they all have the same purpose—to heat your water—there are many different types of hot water heaters on the market. You probably don’t give much thought to what type of water heater you have until it needs to be repaired or replaced. If that’s the case, keep reading. Below we’ll cover some of the pros and cons of the most popular water heater types to help you make a purchase decision. Conventional water heaters A conventional water heater includes a 30- to 80-gallon insulated storage tank that continuously holds a large quantity of heated water. These heaters can either... View Article

Why Is There a Smell Coming from My Sink?

December 16, 2021

Picture this: You walk past your bathroom or kitchen sink and suddenly get a whiff of an awful odor. How could this be? Your counters and sinks seem to be in pristine condition, yet there’s still a stench. The answer could be more complex than you think. Keep reading to learn the cause of the odor coming from the bathroom sink and what can be done to solve it. Why does my sink stink? As we just mentioned, there are quite a few potential causes for a stinky sink. Here are a few of the leading culprits: Mold and mildew:... View Article

Planning Your Commercial Bathroom Remodel

November 26, 2021

Commercial buildings all need a nice bathroom. You don’t want the one thing guests remember about your building to be the old, dirty bathroom. A good remodeling can work wonders for even the dingiest bathrooms. That said, it’s important to do some planning before getting started. Think about what things to consider when remodeling your plumbing in commercial businesses? It’s good to consider budget and space, but there are plenty of other things as well. Read on for plenty of tips on planning your commercial bathroom remodel. Plan your budget One of the first things to do when planning bathroom... View Article

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