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  • Steps to Re-Light Your Water Heater Pilot Light

    When you step into the shower, you count on the water to get nice and hot fast. If an ice-cold deluge greets you instead, you know something’s wrong. The typical culprit behind this uncomfortable, chilly surprise is a water heater pilot light that’s gone out. Don’t worry—relighting your... Continue reading

    Plumbing
  • What Is Your Home’s Water Pressure?

    Going through water pressure challenges can be a real pain in the neck. Regardless if your shower has become a mere drizzle or your garden hose lacks its usual gusto, understanding and managing your home’s water pressure is necessary for getting things flowing again. Thankfully, testing your... Continue reading

    Plumbing
  • How to Get an Apprenticeship and Avoid Student Loan Debt

    Student loan debt in the USA has been a growing issue for years. Today’s total student debt soars over $1.7 trillion, with the average college graduate owing $20,000 to $25,000. If you’re considering your educational journey or counseling someone who is, it’s important to weigh the... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • 7 Common Causes of No Hot Water

    If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance it’s because you just had a breathtakingly cold shower or turned on the faucet and there wasn’t any hot water. It’s a frustrating state of affairs, but don’t fret. Learning the most frequent reasons your home has no hot water is the... Continue reading

    Plumbing
  • Do I Really Need a Water Softener or Is an Inline Filter Sufficient?

    Everyone needs clean water for day-to-day routines like cooking, cleaning and personal hygiene. Many the U.S. homeowners ask themselves which is better—a water filter or a water softener? Discover the important differences between inline water filters and whole-house water softeners, the... Continue reading

    Plumbing
  • Are Chemical Drain Cleaners Safe to Use?

    Unblocking a clogged drain can be nasty work, so many homeowners resort to chemical drain cleaners to wash away the sludge. Bottles of these products are often found in cleaning closets, but are they truly safe? Dive into the world of chemical drain cleaners, find out how they function and learn... Continue reading

    Drain Cleaning
  • Why Is My Toilet Leaking at the Base?

    Do you spy water pooling at the base of the toilet? Don’t delay. Left unaddressed, your toilet will continue leaking slowly with each flush, allowing unsanitary water to pool on the bathroom floor and potentially causing potentially dangerous mold damage and rot in the subfloor. A toilet... Continue reading

    Plumbing
  • Why Is There No Water in My Toilet Tank? 

    Did you just try to flush your toilet, and nothing happened? Glance inside the tank, and you could see no water inside. Before you panic, rest easy that repairing this problem is usually straightforward. If you can’t figure it out yourself, you can always schedule toilet repair with an Expert... Continue reading

    Plumbing
  • Why Is My Toilet Slow to Fill?

    Is your toilet tank filling more slowly than usual? This is a frequent toilet predicament with multiple possible causes. Luckily, none of them are serious concerns or costly to address. Follow this guide to get your slow toilet functioning properly again.  How to Address a Slow-Filling... Continue reading

    Plumbing
  • Why Do Plumbers Need a License in Almost All States?

    Plumbing is a crucial part of your everyday life. When you hire a plumber to clear your drains, repair your water heater or install a water softener, you’d expect the assurance of getting the job done right. While reading reviews and evaluating the company’s years of experience can... Continue reading

    Plumbing
  • 8 Plumbing Tips for New Homeowners 

    Are you excited to be a new homeowner? Well done! It’s a relief to own your home and not answer to a landlord. Nevertheless, homeownership includes plenty of new responsibilities. For example, you are now in charge of keeping the pipes and plumbing fixtures in good working order.  The... Continue reading

    Plumbing
  • Why Are There Fruit Flies in My Kitchen Sink Drain?

    Has this ever happened to you? You’re washing a dish in the kitchen sink and see a small creature shoot up out of the drain. Is that a gnat? Then you see more of them flying around the kitchen. These aggravating little guys are actually fruit flies. And if you’re asking how they got in there... Continue reading

    Plumbing