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6 Perks of a Video Drain Inspection

A clogged drain, cracked pipe, or persistent leak can be a big hassle. But, trying to locate it in the first place can be an even bigger hassle. Tearing up your walls, landscaping, or plumbing just to find an elusive problem takes time, money, and energy. Luckily, video drain inspections…

6 Reasons to Upgrade Your Tub or Shower

Whether you’re bored with an outdated style or frustrated with dated fixtures, there are endless reasons to consider upgrading your tub or shower. Now, upgrade doesn’t necessarily mean replace—there are many small and not-so-small upgrades you can do to your existing tub or shower without breaking the bank. On the…

6 Plumbing Problems You May Encounter in an Older Home

The historic charm of an older home brings to mind many architectural and design features of the good old days—including crown molding, original hardwood floors, stained glass windows, and more. However, older homes come with a whole host of less-than-charming features as well, including outdated plumbing. Rusty pipes, leaky fixtures,…

4 Questions To Ask Before You Call For Heater Repair

When the temperatures fall and chilly nights set in, the last thing you want is a heater that won’t turn on, or won’t stay on. But, before you pick up the phone to call for a repair, there are a few important questions to ask. There’s a good chance you…

6 Reasons to Schedule Two HVAC Maintenance Visits in The New Year

Where does your HVAC system fit into your New Year’s Resolutions? The fact is, there’s no better time than the new year to start thinking about HVAC maintenance. We recommend that you schedule two maintenance appointments per year, with the first in the spring, before summer begins, and the second…

Tankless vs Traditional Water Heaters: The Pros and Cons

For some homeowners, upgrading to a minimalist tankless water heater makes economic sense. For others, sticking with a tried-and-true traditional heater is the best option. The easiest way to make the call is to weigh the pros and cons as they apply to your home and your circumstances. Here are…

3 Tips to Reduce Your Water Bill in the New Year

With the new year comes new goals, aspirations, and resolutions. If saving money is on your to-do list for 2019, there’s no better place to start than with your water bill. Many homeowners may not realize the amount of money they literally flush down the drain when it comes to…

How To Troubleshoot and Fix Low Water Pressure

Few plumbing problems are more frustrating than low water pressure. Fortunately, several common causes of low water pressure can be identified and fixed with ease, without an expensive plumbing repair job. Here are a few questions to ask when you’re faced with low water pressure to help narrow down the…

Everything You Need to Know About Air Filters

You might make it a point to replace your air filters every month, but you might be surprised to learn that those flat rectangles make a major impact when it comes to the performance of your HVAC system. Without air filters, dust, dirt, and allergens would circulate throughout your home,…

Garbage Disposals 101

Out of all the appliances in the kitchen, the garbage disposal is both one of the most used and one of the most misunderstood. While a garbage disposal usually doesn’t require much maintenance, there are still several important do’s and don’ts when it comes to keeping your disposal in good…