4 Benefits of a Whole-House Water Filter

Clean, filtered water not only provides great-tasting drinking water, it safeguards your family’s health and extends the life of your plumbing fixtures. Here are four important benefits of installing a whole-house filter in your home. Better-Tasting Water  Clean water simply tastes better, whether you’re drinking it by the glass, cooking with it, making coffee, or brushing your teeth…. Read more »

Things You Can Fix Yourself

Sometimes life works just the way it was meant to.  Enough so that certain things can be predicted. Keep something in the fridge too long? It goes bad. Don’t stock up on paper goods? Sooner or later you’ll be searching high and low for a facial tissue, roll of toilet paper, or new box of… Read more »

Pre-Season Air Conditioning Start-Up Hints and Tips

Summer is rapidly approaching, and with it comes warmer temperatures and an increased amount of use for your home’s air conditioning system. Before you start it up this summer, you should run through the following hints and tips to make sure it works to the fullest of its abilities. Remember: nobody likes a malfunctioning HVAC… Read more »

Why Rec Rooms are Making a Comeback

Rec room, bonus room, teen hangout – whatever you call it, having a dedicated space for games, movie nights, and casual entertaining is a great way to bring friends and family together. Even if you don’t have the space for a full-size room, here are a few reasons to carve out a little corner of… Read more »

7 Spring Plumbing Hints & Tips

The springtime could be a beautiful time of the year when the flowers come out and the weather begins to get warm. The birds begin to chirp happily as they bathe out in the last few puddles of winter rain. This peaceful time of the year could feel us rejuvenated as life begins to come… Read more »

How to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your HVAC Equipment

Almost half of the energy your home uses is gobbled up by your HVAC unit which explains why your utility bills are likely much higher in the hottest and coldest months of the year. Homeowners are always looking for ways to save money and with our 4 simple tips you can improve the energy efficiency… Read more »

How to Choose Interior Paint Colors

Interior paint color options are as numerous as the day is long. If you’ve ever had to pick a paint color for any room, you know that gray isn’t just grey…there are more shades of grey and all other colors than the brain can absorb. So, how do you go about choosing the best colors… Read more »

Change Plumbing Fixtures to Improve Energy Efficiency

Conserving hot water is a great way to bring your utility bills down. Wasteful fixtures use more hot water which means that your water heater has to work harder to keep up. With our help though you can cut down on your hot water usage and save money on your energy costs. Saving water at… Read more »

DIY Plumbing | Water Heater Energy Efficiency

Did you know that according to the U.S. Department of Energy, water heating accounts for about 16% of total annual energy expenditures? That is a whole lot of energy being spent on one home appliance. We would all love to find out ways that we can cut down our energy costs for large energy consuming… Read more »

DIY Plumbing Blog | Improve Energy Efficiency

We’ve all felt that sinking feeling of opening a utility bill and being shocked by how high it is. On top of all your other financial responsibilities, a huge utility bill can add unnecessary stress and we know that homeowners are always looking for ways to save money. Thanks to modern technology there are plenty… Read more »