A tankless water heater is exactly what you think it is, a water heater minus the storage tank. Traditional 30 to 50 gallon water heaters consistently waste energy keeping your water hot, just for it to sit there until used. While tankless water heaters (also called on-demand water heaters) [...]Read more Tankless Water Heaters: Why We Are Obsessed
Smelling sewage gas inside your home is never a good sign and is almost always related to a plumbing problem. Residential plumbing systems are designed to direct naturally-occurring hydrogen sulfide up out of the building through a vent system. When gases that are supposed to go out are coming [...]Read more Why Do I Smell Sewage In My Home?
By: Kameron Hensley Avoid major headaches (and repair bills) with one very affordable exterior update. In the midwest, the cold begins creeping in around this time of year. Nights and early mornings have potential to dip into the 30 degree range and if you aren’t careful this can damage [...]Read more How to Winterize Outdoor Spigots
By: Samantha Green Many of today’s leading cleaning agents contain synthetic dyes, chlorine bleach, and ammonia. We all want a germ-free bathroom, but the chemicals and fumes that come along with it are unfavorable to say the least. Cleaning is bad enough as it is, why should our [...]Read more Best Eco-Friendly Green Bathroom Cleaners
By: Samantha Green We often only think of first responders as firefighters, policemen, or ambulance drivers. But what happens when you have a home emergency? Who do you call then? Waking up to water up to your ankles from a burst pipe is something you want taken care of right away. While most [...]Read more Life as an Emergency Plumber
By: Samantha Green It’s never a good feeling when you hear that dreaded clink as you watch your beloved wedding ring slide down the sink drain. Spare yourself the heart attack! Recovering that lost earring, bracelet, or ring doesn’t always require the help of a plumber. Next time [...]Read more Retrieving Items Lost Down the Drain
By: Samantha Green Plumbing problems can arise at any time, any where. When a new home, building or high rise is built, the design usually revolves around where the plumbing will be installed. We tend not to think about what we can’t see so it can be hard to notice the difference between [...]Read more What’s The Difference Between Commercial and Residential Plumbing?
By: Connor Sacco Americans do not seem to understand the function of a bidet. Even seasoned travelers seem dumbfounded by these mystical smart toilets found frequently across Europe and Asia. But why is it that these wash basins have never taken off in America? Keep reading to learn more about [...]Read more Bidets – They Get You Cleaner, But Is It Worth The Spray?
By: Samantha Green Excess water on your lawn, gargling drains, or a toilet backing up all sound like signs that you might have a blocked drain! While a blocked outside drain usually requires the help of a professional to give it a good clearing and cleaning, a minor indoor drain blockage can [...]Read more How To Unblock a Drain