Don’t Put Thanksgiving Foods Down Your Disposal
Nov. 02, 2018
While you’re cooking all of this delicious food, however, be careful what you put down the kitchen drain. Not only the volume but the type of food can lead to problems with your disposal or clog your pipes.
Protect Your Drinking Water
Oct. 03, 2018
The water entering your home from the main water line should flow in one direction only - into your home. However, sometimes due to pressure changes in the pipes, water can actually flow backwards.
The Importance of Leak Detection During the Rainy Season
Sep. 07, 2018
Here in Central Florida, we’re well into our rainy season. Excessive rains can create problems with leaks throughout your home. Early detection of these leaks can prevent major damage to your home. Below is a list of key places you can check for leaks.
Most Common Types of Drain Clogs
Aug. 03, 2018
Drain clogs can range from just being a nuisance to an expensive repair. Here’s a list of some of the common causes of clogs, along with some simple tips that can help prevent clogs.
Prepare Your Home’s Plumbing for a Hurricane
Jul. 06, 2018
Hurricane season has started, and before the next big storm hits, make sure your home’s plumbing is up for the challenge.
Florida’s Rainy Season Can Lead to Plumbing Problems
Jun. 01, 2018
These heavy rains can cause significant damage to your home and plumbing system. The last thing you want is gray water backing up into your home’s toilets and showers. Thankfully, there are some things you can do to prepare your plumbing system beforehand.
Spring (Drain) Cleaning
May. 07, 2018
If you’re doing a thorough spring cleaning, you might want to give some thought to cleaning your drains, especially if you’ve noticed a soapy residue around your bath drain, an oily coating on the bottom of your kitchen sink, or perhaps a new water stain in your laundry room drain.…
Importance of Water Heater Flush and Fill
Apr. 06, 2018
A water heater is a significant investment, and like any expensive piece of equipment, it performs better and lasts longer when it has regular maintenance. If sediment is allowed to build up inside, it can lead to serious problems, eventually making its way into your pipes and even through your faucets. The…
Do You Need a Pipe Repair or Re-Piping?
Mar. 02, 2018
The water supply in Florida is hard on residential and commercial pipes. You might notice problems with unexpected leaks and corrosion over time. But, how do you decide whether you should repair that third ‘isolated’ leak or plan on repiping your home?
The Importance of Testing Your Water
Feb. 05, 2018
We may not think about the importance of water testing because we take clean tap water for granted. But there are things that affect our water and make it less safe than we think.