preparing for plumbing emergencies
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preparing for plumbing emergencies

Do you have a plumbing repair kit in your home to make emergency repairs quickly? Having everything you need in one bucket or box can help you eliminate some of the stress that comes with plumbing emergencies. On this blog, you will find out what you should have in your kit and some basic tips about making these repairs to avoid further damage to your home. It is my hope that you will find more than enough information to keep your home dry, your drains draining, and a peace of mind and lack of stress to tackle these dreaded household occurrences.

preparing for plumbing emergencies

  • Water Heater Issues To Watch For When You Are A Home Owner

    29 October 2018

    Your water heater may be hidden in a part of your home where you don't look at it regularly like you do your other appliances, but this doesn't make it any less important. In fact, when something goes wrong with your water heater, it can cause a bigger issue for you than when something goes wrong with some of your other appliances, such as your dishwasher or dryer, which may be a temporary inconvenience until you get them repaired or replaced.

  • 3 Careers You May Want To Pursue

    12 September 2018

    Do you feel like you're stuck in a career that doesn't allow you to work hard and be creative? Do you want to have a new career path but you aren't sure where to start? If so, then you may want to consider one of these fields. Read on to learn more.  Plumber If you are really good at putting things together and solving problems, then you may want to consider becoming a plumber.

  • Addressing Bathtub Drain Clogs

    14 August 2018

    The bathtub drain is one of the parts of your plumbing system that can be the most vulnerable to suffering a variety of problems and clogs. For homeowners that are regularly experiencing these problems, becoming more informed about this part of the house can be useful in mitigating bathtub drain clogs in the future. Appreciate The Range Of Materials That Could Clog Your Bathtub Drain There are many different materials that can contribute to the formation of clogs.

  • 3 Tips To Help You Get Started With Plumbing Repairs For PEX Water Lines

    24 July 2018

    If you have PEX waterlines installed in your home, there are some things that you will want to know about maintenance and repairs. The maintenance and repairs of these plastic plumbing pipes need is a little different than conventional copper and PVC. Is it something important that you have the right tools and fittings to do simple repairs like changing a water line.  Here are some tips to help you get started with plumbing repairs for PEX water lines.

  • Why Your Dishwasher May Clog

    3 July 2018

    A clogged dishwasher can leave you with unwashed dishes and even a foul smell if the clogging is not solved in time. Below are the common causes of dishwasher clogging. Clogging in the Filter Basket The dishwasher drain channel is not meant to handle big particles of debris, such as food particles or small pieces of bones. That is why it is fitted with a filter basket that traps these big particles of food before they can go down the drain.