Toilets are the last thing you want malfunctioning in your house. So maintaining them is important. Use these tips to keep the porcelain “thrones” in your house in tip-top shape.
Like anything else in your house, garbage disposals wear out over time. But when is it necessary to replace it? That depends on how old it is and how it’s been treated over the years.
If you routinely do some basic things like run cold water through it after you use it and keep large pieces of food or known “cloggers” like coffee grounds away from it, a disposal can last many years.
Topics: Garbage Disposal
Everyone will go through at least one major plumbing disaster in their lifetime – whether it’s a broken water heater, a massive flood in the basement, or a burst pipe. But many of these disasters are preventable with some routine maintenance.
But how do you conduct routine maintenance?
You’re waiting for what seems like hours. And it’s costing you money as wasted water runs down the drain. But you’re not going to get in until it’s nice and warm.
So why do showers take so long to heat up?
Three things you can do to detect water leaks.
Here’s a simple checklist that can pay big benefits when it comes to tracking down pesky leaks.
Keep your drains flowing smoothly. Easier said than done when it comes to the high-traffic kitchen. There’s food particles, soap, and the worst culprit – grease.
Stop a leak from doing further damage by turning it off at the source
Whether it’s a leak from the washing machine, toilet, or sink, you can stop it at the source and save yourself from major water damage. All it takes is a little preparation.
Are you abusing your kitchen sink drains without even being aware of it?
You’re not alone. With over 60 years of experience unclogging drains in the Lehigh Valley, here are some common food discards that can be incredibly harmful to your drains.
When the weather warms up, we tend to use more water. Hotter weather. More showers. More watering in the yard.
There are some simple ways you can keep your bathroom drains flowing smoothly. And you don’t even need to use harsh chemicals.