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How To Be Water-Efficient In 2016

By Scott Duncan | January 12, 2016

It is important that everyone be mindful of how much water they use during their daily tasks and chores. Not only is it important to the environment but, it is important to the monthly utility bills. Now that this year is coming to an end, and a new year is arriving this is a great…

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Tips For Choosing The Right Dishwasher Soap

By Scott Duncan | December 18, 2015

During any time of the year, a plumbing failure will cause stress and frustration. But, during the holiday season the situation is compounded. Things like overnight guests visiting, a meal or two to prepare, and cold weather all make plumbing failures feel infinitely more stressful. While any plumbing failure is going to a difficult one,…

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3 Plumbing Items To Buy Now For Future Projects

By Scott Duncan | December 2, 2015

Whether you have been dreaming about doing a complete bathroom remodel or you just want to spruce up the look of your guest bathroom before your out of town friends and family come and stay, this is a great time of year to be shopping around for plumbing fixtures and accessories. When most people are…

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Laundry Room Plumbing Maintenance For Fall

By Scott Duncan | November 19, 2015

Many households are using these first few weeks of November to get ready for out of town guests. Whether this means cleaning up the outside of your home and getting the landscaping in top condition or, preparing guest rooms for overnight visitors work around the house is definitely needed after a relaxing summer break. When…

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Keep Your Kitchen Plumbing Protected

By Scott Duncan | November 3, 2015

During the summertime, when the nights are warmer, it is only natural to cook outdoors and keep from heating up the kitchen for no reason. Cold meals like salads and pasta are a favorite over hot, heavy meals like stews and casseroles. But, now that the temperatures have dropped and the fall season is officially…

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Your Plumbing System Needs More Attention In The Cold Weather

By Scott Duncan | October 15, 2015

With most things, catching a small problem and addressing it is a much better strategy than leaving it to fester and escalate to something major. This is never truer than when it comes to your plumbing system – especially this time of year. (Thankfully), your plumbing system doesn’t require very much maintenance during the summer…

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Why Do I Need To Save Water During The Rainy Season?

By Scott Duncan | October 2, 2015

It might seem like a strange thing to do, but water-conservation during the cold weather months is an important thing to do. During the fall the weather is cool and damp, so it would seem like there is plenty of water and unnecessary to save water. However, there are many things that you can do…

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Do’s And Don’ts Of Home Plumbing Projects

By Scott Duncan | September 1, 2015

There are do’s and don’ts for all home improvement projects. Some of these are about efficiency and others are about budget. When it comes to your plumbing system though, the do’s and don’ts are about safety. The sewer portion of your plumbing system is filled with dangerous bacteria and gasses, which could be harmful to…

3 Ways To Avoid A Laundry Room Plumbing Issue

By Scott Duncan | August 13, 2015

When the weather gets warm outside … the laundry pile gets higher! Whether you’ve got a pile of dirty clothes after a long camping trip or, you have a pile of beach towels after a day of water play a malfunction with your washing machine would really be a problem. Not only would a breakdown…