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

  • Keep Things Fresh: How To Keep Your Drains Clean And Fresh

    22 May 2018

    There's nothing worse than being greeted with foul drain odors. Dirty drains can leave your entire home smelling less-than-fresh. In fact, those dirty drains can make your house smell dirty, no matter how clean it is. Luckily, you don't need to live with the foul drain odors. You can get rid of them with just a few simple steps. Take a look at four methods you can use to keep your drains as clean as they can be, so your house can smell fresh.

  • 4 Signs Of A Water Main Leak On Your Property

    30 April 2018

    If your home is connected to a city/municipal water supply, there is likely a water main that hooks up your home's plumbing to the city's main water and sewage line. Unfortunately, damage to your water main connection can gradually occur over time and lead to cracks, leaks, and other plumbing issues. And when a water main leak occurs (especially a smaller one), it's not always obvious. This is why it's so important to be on the lookout for signs of even the smallest water main leaks as a homeowner, so you can have them repaired as soon as possible.

  • 4 Things That Cause Plumbing Pipes to Wear Out

    11 April 2018

    If plumbing pipes in your home occasionally spring leaks, it might be because they are really old and need to be replaced. Plumbing pipes generally last for many years, but they do wear out at some point. There are a number of things that cause plumbing pipes to wear out and spring leaks, and here are some of the top reasons plumbing pipes develop leaks in them. 1. They are corroded

  • Three Tips For Renting A Portable Restroom

    26 March 2018

    When you are thinking about planning an event, it's important that you set up the infrastructure that will be worthwhile. In this regard, you should definitely consider installing a portable restroom that people can use without issue. If this is what you are thinking about, read on and learn a little bit more about renting out a portable restroom for events, what types are available, and how much you can expect to pay.

  • Keep It Down! 3 Ways To Help Keep Noisy Pipes Quiet

    13 March 2018

    Have you started to hear strange sounds coming from your walls? Water builds pressure as it moves through your home's plumbing system. This force can create noise that disturbs you and your family as your plumbing system begins to age. Squeaky pipes can be disconcerting, but there are some simple things you can do to address this common problem. 1. Make sure all pipes are anchored securely. Your home's plumbing system is an intricate network of pipes that run throughout your residence.