Choosing Better Plumbing Fixtures

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Choosing Better Plumbing Fixtures

I have never been the kind of person that loves to decorate their home, but when we started planning our first new home build, I got kind of into the process. I decided to choose high-end fixtures that would really set our home apart, and the difference was astounding. It was amazing to see how much nicer the plumbing fixtures operated, and how enjoyable it was to use them. This blog is all about choosing better plumbing fixtures and understanding how to install them on your own. You never know, you might uncover a new skill that will really benefit you in the future.

Simple Plumbing Tips For Homeowners

As a homeowner, it's not typically a good idea to tackle big plumbing projects yourself. Things like clearing a sewer pipe or replacing a pipe are definitely best left to a plumber since they have the training and experience to do these things safely and properly. However, that doesn't mean you should never touch your plumbing. There are a couple of easy plumbing tasks you can tackle and tips you can follow to solve some common, basic plumbing troubles. Read More 

Should I Hire A Professional To Pump My Septic Tank?

You may love living in the country because there is less traffic, fewer neighbors, and wide-open skies that let you feel more connected to nature. However, rural living also means you have to provide some of the services that you would normally have inside city limits, such as taking care of your sewer system. Most rural homes utilize a septic tank to take care of their home's waste needs, and one of the regular septic tank services that will need to be taken care of is pumping your tank. Read More 

Construction Debris Blockages Inside A Drain Require A Serious Fix

A small plumbing problem could turn into a consequential disaster without warning. A homeowner's slight oversight might create a mishap with a drain that a DIY job won't likely solve. For example, a drain may rest right outside the house near the yard. The purpose of exterior drains centers on letting rainwater escape. A drain cover keeps large objects from entering the drain, but even the most durable drain covers could crack or develop large holes. Read More 

Should You Use an Auger or Hyrojet for Drain Cleaning?

A clogged drain, whether it's the toilet, the sink, or your main sewer line, is more than an inconvenience. It can lead to sewage backup in your home, as well as the inability to use the affected plumbing. When it comes to professional drain cleaning, you have two options: augering and hydro jetting. The following can help you decide which is best. 1. Augers An auger is also sometimes referred to as a drain snake. Read More 

Did You Know Plumbers Do These Things?

Plumbers run pipes, install toilets, and clear clog drains. Almost everyone is aware of this. But what you might not know is that plumbers offer a lot of other services. Here are some lesser-known plumbing services that you should be aware of because you might need them one day! 1. Installing water treatment appliances and water softeners Hard water is really common in the United States. Even if your water is not overly hard, it may contain some dissolved minerals that give it an unpleasant taste, or it might be higher in chlorine than you would like. Read More