Defend Your Sewer Line Against Roots

The sewer line is, unfortunately, a single point of failure for most home plumbing systems.  There’s only one pipe leading from the house out to the sewer and, while some people take advantage of running a grey water line to water their yard, everything passes through the sewer main and back to a water reclamation […]

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Switching to Low-Flow Fixtures

Water conservation has been an important focus around the world for decades.  Even though 70% of the Earth is covered in water, only about 2.5% of that water is fresh water and roughly 1% of that water is accessible for humanity.  Since today is Earth Day, we thought it might be nice to see how […]

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Benefits of a Good Ceiling Fan

We’re all looking for ways to save money throughout the year.  Many people use ceiling fans during summer to help cool down a room.  But did you know that a ceiling fan can help you cut costs year-round?  Did you also know that ceiling fans don’t actually cool off rooms?  It’s true, ceiling fans work […]

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Water Filters – Make the Right Choice

We like the taste of filtered water.  It’s healthier, tastes better, and is much cleaner than what normally comes out of the pipe (even though municipal water is already very clean). But there are so many options already.  Do you buy bottled water and use the tap for cleaning?  Do you install a water filter […]

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Drains are Not Dumpsters

Plumbing is magical.  Rather than having to take out the garbage more often, liquids and anything that can fit in a drain can be flushed out to the sewer.  Except that’s not true at all. It’s a shame, but just because something looks flushable (or even claims it is) does not mean it’s good for […]

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