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Copper Tubing Pipework

Copper Tubing Pipework

by Guest Post on Jan 5, 2010

There are many different types of materials used in plumbing systems in the home. Lead is no longer used even though a large number of older houses still have a lead rising main. If there are any other lead pipes still being used in the plumbing system these should be replaced. Continue reading →

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How to Replace a Faucet

How to Replace a Faucet

by Guest Post on Jan 12, 2010

Replacing an old or leaking faucet is not a difficult task and doesn’t require many tools. You will first need to select the right replacement faucet, one that completely covers the mounting holes of the old faucet. The following steps will show you how to replace a faucet. Continue reading →

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Basement Dehumidifiers to Dry Your Damp Basement

Basement Dehumidifiers to Dry Your Damp Basement

by Guest Post on Apr 5, 2010

Your Basement should always be dry when constructed properly with correct ventilation, but most basements end up becoming a victim to dampness. In case, the humidity level in your basement crosses the mark of 50%, it becomes a breeding ground for mildews, molds and several other allergens. Continue reading →

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Tips on Replacing Bathtub Faucets You Would Not Want to Miss

Tips on Replacing Bathtub Faucets You Would Not Want to Miss

by Guest Post on Apr 12, 2010

Bathtub faucets allow water in pipes to be used in controlled manner. Generally the bathtubs have either 2 valve or 3 valve faucets. They start leaking or dripping when washers become stiff and corroded. Water pressure also hastens this process. Continue reading →

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Challenges Posed by Basement Remodeling

Challenges Posed by Basement Remodeling

by Guest Post on Apr 14, 2010

One mistake that many homeowners fall into is looking beyond what their homes have to offer and plunging into a costly basement addition. What they have failed to realize is that the perfect answer to their space issue is just lying around an unused area. Continue reading →

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Why Use a Chlorine Water Filter? Chlorine Is Supposed to Make Us Safe!

Why Use a Chlorine Water Filter? Chlorine Is Supposed to Make Us Safe!

by Guest Post on Aug 3, 2010

Many people still do not seem to realize the benefits that a chlorine water filter would give them and their families. Chlorine in your drinking and shower water poses a grave danger to your health, but it seems that it's a necessary evil in our lives. Continue reading →

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An Inconvenient Truth About Ingredients in Tap Water

An Inconvenient Truth About Ingredients in Tap Water

by Guest Post on Oct 23, 2010

There has been a lot of talk over the last few decades about the rise of harmful ingredients in tap water. Despite all of the recent reports on the growing number of contaminants in our water supply, many people have failed to take the warnings that their health was at risk very seriously. Continue reading →

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Septic Systems 101 for Home Buyers

Septic Systems 101 for Home Buyers

by Guest Post on Dec 18, 2010

If you’re a city dweller who is looking for a home in the suburbs, it’s likely that you’re looking at homes with septic for the first time. This situation tends to make buyers nervous. It needn’t. Let’s take an overview of what a simple septic system is, how it’s maintained, and what you can do if you’re buying a home that uses one. Continue reading →

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DIY Home Repair: How to Patch Breaks in a Basement Wall

DIY Home Repair: How to Patch Breaks in a Basement Wall

by Guest Post on Apr 12, 2011

Important factor of beginning patching breaks in a basement wall project is watch over the area that needs patching for a couple of months. Although most cracks in cement walls are the result of normal settling, they could be a sign of major structural problems. If the problem area does not stabilize, but continues to get worse, seek the services of a building contractor, or repairing building contractor. Continue reading →

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DIY Plumbing - Can You Do It?

DIY Plumbing - Can You Do It?

by Guest Post on Nov 1, 2011

A home may be where the heart is. It is also a heartland of numerous plumbed pipes, connections, valves, and couplings. There are some areas of the home that do not always need a professional plumbing consultant for repairs. For the avid Do-It-Yourselfers, all that may be needed is a wrench, a few minor parts, and patience. Continue reading →

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