The majority of kitchens today has a garbage disposal unit. The unit is an electrically-powered device, often found under kitchen sinks, between the drain and the trap. A garbage disposal unit works by shredding food waste into tiny pieces, to … Read More
All plumbing systems develop clogs, and there’s no way to avoid them. However, if you develop a clog most of the time it can be fixed without calling a plumber as long as you have the right tools and a … Read More
There are still homes today that have cast iron pipes, which were standard many years ago. However, the new standard is either copper or PVC, mainly because cast iron pipes were extremely difficult and costly to fix.
Here are … Read More
The colder weather reminds us how important our water heater is in maintaining our home comfortable during the winter months. Especially since the hot water heater is one of those home appliances that is out of sight, and out of … Read More
Many sewer lines are not big enough to handle all the sewage from showers, toilets, washing machines, and sinks. In addition, your main sewer lines may be old or outdated or contain mineral in the water making it work harder … Read More
When water contains a significant amount of calcium and magnesium, it is called hard water. Hard water causes clogged pipes by not allowing soap and detergent to dissolve in water. The best way to soften water is to use a … Read More