Preventing drain problems
Feb. 11, 2020
Any home, whether well-maintained or not, can and probably will experience drain and pipe problems at some point. Some problems might require a simple solution like a plunger, while others like a slow drain, busted pipe or backed up sewage might be difficult to diagnose and locate. A camera inspection…
Feb. 04, 2020
Every plumber has his/her box of tools or “bag of tricks.” We’ve put together a list of essentials that every plumber’s toolbox should contain. While you may have some of these tools in your toolbox, others are unique to our trade. Plumbers receive extensive training and are required to use…
Chemical Clog Removers
Jan. 06, 2020
Clogs can be a very frustrating struggle for homeowners, whether it's a backed up kitchen sink or a slow draining bathroom sink. I truly understand the frustration and know how easy it is to reach for that chemical drain cleaner to fix the problem. But what if you are creating…
Dec. 30, 2019
Ask any plumber and they’ll probably tell you that one of the worst calls they get is in regard to so-called “flushable” wipes. The wipes that are most often marketed as safe for “septic and sewer” and “breaks down like toilet paper” are frequently the cause of some of the…
You Should Be Cleaning Your Sump Pump
Dec. 10, 2019
Your sump pump is the difference between a dry basement and a flooded one. So what can you do to prevent a disaster?
Don’t Panic: What to Do if Your Toilet is Overflowing
Dec. 03, 2019
We all remember the dread and panic we feel watching the water in the toilet bowl slowly rise...and then overflow. Today, we're giving you a step-by-step guide so you aren't helpless next time!
Did You Know Your Dishwasher Can Get Clogged?
Nov. 18, 2019
So you're about to start another load of dishes, when you look down and realize there's a lot of standing water in your dishwasher! What do you do?
How to Unclog a Sink Yourself
Nov. 05, 2019
So, whether it's your sink or your shower, your drain is clogged! You've never dealt with this before, but you want to try a DIY solution and learn how to unclog a sink. Then, if that doesn't work, you can bring in the big guns...
How to Save Water…And Save Money!
Oct. 02, 2019
As the temperature rises, so does the amount of water we use! And unless you're a renter and your water bill is included in your rent...that means a higher water bill! So how do you save water, save money, and put a little more in your vacation fund instead?
Oh No! My Baby Flushed a Toy Down the Toilet!
Oct. 01, 2019
We love being parents, but we don’t love when our babies try to flush toys, makeup, or Rolexes down the toilet! So, how do you retrieve the item and unclog the drain?