3 Signs That It's Time To Have Your Septic Tank Pumped
18 January 2017
The septic tank isn't something that you probably think much about, but this does not mean that it should be ignored completely. Periodically—depending on the size of your septic tank, the size of your family, and how heavily your family creates wastewater—it's important to have your septic tank pumped by a professional that has a vacuum truck for this purpose. These are a few signs that it might be time to have your septic tank pumped.
Three Tips for Maintaining Your Water Heater
16 January 2017
Properly maintaining your water heater can significantly increase its life span, yet it's easy to overlook upkeep. Maintaining your water heater will reduce the occurrence of costly breakdowns, improve efficiency, increase safety, and ensure that your water is at the appropriate temperature. To top things off, you need to perform maintenance only once a year to keep your water heater in tip-top condition. Here are three tips for keeping your water heater running smoothly.
How You Can Stop A Faucet From Constantly Dripping Water
19 December 2016
The dripping sound of a leaky faucet has been used as a comedy backdrop in countless movies over the years, but it isn't so funny when one keeps you awake at night. The main reason a faucet will leak is because a washer inside one of the handles for the hot and cold water has worn down and it no longer seals the valve seat. The pressure in the water line forces water through the seat and out of the faucet.
Had A Pipe Burst In Your Basement? What You Should Do Next
16 December 2016
When winter hits and the weather gets cold, you may not always be fully prepared for a sudden extreme cold snap that can cause serious plumbing problems in your house. However, if the unthinkable happens and the cold weather freezes your pipes and one or more pipes burst in your basement as a result, you may find yourself wondering what you can and should do in the aftermath of the burst pipe.