DIY Plumbing | How To Stop A Running Toilet

It’s the middle of the night and you can’t sleep, why? Because you can hear your toilet running. A running toilet is a common problem that many households will experience at some point or another. As frustrating as it may be you can resolve this issue with only a few inexpensive parts from your local… Read more »

DIY Plumbing | Valentines Day Plumbing Tips

So it’s that time of the year again, Valentine’s Day. You’ve got the flowers, chocolates, and card ready to go. Only this year you have decided to skip the dinner reservations at her favorite restaurant and set up a home-cooked meal. Bold move. We see you and respect this effort so we’ve decided to offer… Read more »

How to Prevent Winter Weather Damage

Blustery winds, piles of snow, and sub-zero temps can dampen even the brightest of moods. Even worse is the damage winter weather conditions can inflict on your home. That’s why it’s important to prepare in advance and act, as appropriate, at the first signs of trouble. Roof – Freezing temps can cause ice dams, strong… Read more »

DIY Plumbing Blog | How to Find a Water Leak

How to Find a Water Leak Water leaks in your home are could be costing you a lot of money on your water bill. If it seems like your water bill is higher than usual and your water usage has remained the same then there is likely a leak somewhere on your property. Leaks can… Read more »

Home Upkeep Projects by the Month

Do you think you’re the most or least organized person in the world?  Somewhere in between, right? So, on the theory that there’s always room for improvement, we’ve prepared a monthly calendar of home improvements and upkeep to help you keep on top of things.  It’s far from complete, but it’s a great starting point…. Read more »

How to Disinfect Your Dishwasher

How To Disinfect Your Dishwasher Even if your dishes look like they’re coming out spotless, the inside of your dishwasher could be covered in germs. Your dishwasher detergent is tough on grease, but it doesn’t perform as well when it comes to sanitization. With our simple steps and a few household products you likely have… Read more »

Save Water With Updated Plumbing Fixtures

Every dollar in your budget counts and water waste in your home can lead to unnecessarily high water bills. Small changes to your plumbing can lead to major savings on your utility bills though. With our simple plumbing fixture updates, you can avoid water waste in your home and save money. Install Low Flow Shower… Read more »

5 Home Service New Years Resolutions

So it’s the beginning of the year and you are looking at yourself in the mirror, this is your year. The year that you take back the control of your home. You said this last year but this time it’s different. Now, where to start? We know that it may be daunting facing all of… Read more »

January Home Checklist

The holidays have come and gone, and a new year has just begun. Which mean now’s the time to give your home a little winter time TLC. How and where to begin?  The following checklist will help get you pointed in the right direction: Test smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. With increased candle use and… Read more »

Extend the Life of Your Water Heater

Water heaters are often thought of as a set and forget appliance. Many homeowners don’t think that they regular maintenance like other appliances do. The fact is that with a little effort you can extend the life of your water heater and make sure that it will last as long as possible. Follow our simple… Read more »