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Additional Steps To Consider When Water Damage Strikes

Additional Steps To Consider When Water Damage Strikes Having reliable and dependable plumbing in your home is one of the best ways to prevent water damage from ever occurring. That said there are cases where water damage happens unexpectedly and at the worst possible time. As previously mentioned in our other articles, knowing where the…

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Simple and Uncommon Ways of Protecting Pipes From Cold Weather

Simple and Uncommon Ways of Protecting Pipes From Cold Weather Cold weather cannot only cause you to shiver but it can also cause severe and costly damage to indoor plumbing. Here are a few easy and simple ways of protecting pipes from the winter cold weather. For example, one of the least expensive and easiest…

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Simple Cold-Weather Plumbing Advice For Homeowners

Simple Cold-Weather Plumbing Advice For Homeowners As winter approaches, there are certain things that can be done as a way to help protect your household plumbing over the short and long-term. For example, long before the cold weather arrives, it is good to know the location of the main water shut off valve. Once the…

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Plumbing Safety Tips For Do-It-Yourself Homeowners

Plumbing Safety Tips For Do-It-Yourself Homeowners While calling a professional plumber is always the best option, there are instances where homeowners can do a plumbing project on their own. Saving money and saving time is sometimes the driving force behind do-it-yourself projects around the home. That said there are some safety tips that should be…

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Tips On How To Deal With A Dripping Faucet

Tips On How To Deal With A Dripping Faucet Nothing can be more disturbing to a restful night’s sleep than the sound of a dripping faucet. It is a fact that this type of problem is annoying. That said the situation is often easy to resolve if you know how. Keep in mind that a…

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What To Do About Low Water Pressure In Your Home

What To Do About Low Water Pressure In Your Home Low water pressure is a common problem that homeowners often find themselves dealing with unexpectedly. When water only trickles out of the tap the problem can stem from the pipes in your home but it can also stem from the municipal water supply system. Something…

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When Is The Right Time To Call In A Professional Plumber?

When Is The Right Time To Call In A Professional Plumber? While there are many times that homeowners can perform do-it-yourself plumbing repair projects, other times require professional assistance. For example, a slow or clogged drain can easily be repaired and may not require the assistance of a professional. An old-fashioned plunger works quite well…

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Signs That You May Have Hard Water In Your Home

Signs That You May Have Hard Water In Your Home While mostly a regional problem, hard water affects homes throughout the country. In essence, hard water is nothing more than regular tap water that has an excessively high level of minerals. This is often found in areas of the country where limestone layers are located…

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Tips On Insulating Residential Water Pipes

Tips On Insulating Residential Water Pipes Insulating pipes can have its advantages for homeowners. Best of all, insulating type pipe sleeves are inexpensive and typically only cost pennies per foot. Insulating home piping is a smart idea because it saves energy and will eventually pay for itself in just a few short years. Insulating hot…

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