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The Benefits of Grease Traps

The Benefits of Grease Traps

by Guest Post on Oct 27, 2016

Grease traps. The nifty little plumbing device located in the drain is designed to thwart most fat oils and greases before they enter a wastewater disposal system. These can mainly be found in restaurants, resorts and schools but also in some households. It has been declared by the EPA that grease is the number one cause of sewer overflows and blockages which we all know can lead to a very unhealthy and malodorous environment. This can cause a potential health risk within the community. On a muc Continue reading →

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Signs Your Basement Needs to be Waterproofed

Signs Your Basement Needs to be Waterproofed

by Jane Brown on Nov 8, 2016

Many people make the mistake of thinking a moist basement is okay – especially if they have an unfinished basement. The truth is, however, too much moisture in the basement can lead to serious structural and health issues. Continue reading →

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How to Choose the Right Water System for Your Home

How to Choose the Right Water System for Your Home

by Boris Dzhingarov on Jan 12, 2017

Choosing the right water system for the home requires some careful thought. There are several different types of hot water systems to choose from, which need to be studied before the buyer makes their final purchase. Continue reading →

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Improving your Home with Repairs and Plumbing Maintenance

Improving your Home with Repairs and Plumbing Maintenance

by Guest Post on Jan 28, 2017

Whether you need to replace your kitchen cabinets or get some plumbing done in your bathroom, matching your results and expectations is the main objective. Planning and knowing what the process involves will pave the way for professional results. Continue reading →

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When Should I Call a Plumber for Blocked Drains

When Should I Call a Plumber for Blocked Drains

by Rick Hill on Mar 8, 2017

Drain blockages can start as minor problem to a real nightmare. Blocked drains can cause a lot of problems in the kitchen, bathrooms and even the toilet. We do not want to experience this kind of problems, especially during the holiday period. It is essential to know what to look out for... Continue reading →

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The Must-Dos For Renovating Your Basement

The Must-Dos For Renovating Your Basement

by Paul on Apr 6, 2017

A basement is an excellent place to carve out some extra space for an office or a playroom. But not every basement is ideal for renovating. If you intend to redo your basement, taking steps to pre-renovate might save you in the long run. Most basements, especially older ones, weren’t built for the purpose of being renovated. They can be more of a foundation than additional living space, so make sure to do these things before you spend money on a basement renovation, or you could fin Continue reading →

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Drainage Problem Warning Signs

Drainage Problem Warning Signs

by Rick Hill on Apr 11, 2017

Drainage problems rarely happen, but when they do it could easily evolve into a major drainage problem. It is important to know that a drainage issue never just starts. Continue reading →

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Are Blocked Drains a Landlord's Responsibility?

Are Blocked Drains a Landlord's Responsibility?

by Aldrin on Apr 20, 2017

As a tenant renting a property, you are expected to do any kind of reasonable maintenance work that prevents damage to the property. But what happens if the shower or sink drain gets blocked and water starts backing up? Continue reading →

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What to Expect from Your Plumber during a Sewer Line Blockage Repair

What to Expect from Your Plumber during a Sewer Line Blockage Repair

by Guest Post on May 15, 2017

During a sewer line blockage, you will instantly notice the mess, either by seeing the leaking water or perception of the putrid smell. Such blockages are regarded as plumbing emergencies, and your best bet is to call a plumbing company as fast as you can. Continue reading →

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Why it is Important to Undertake a CCTV Drain Survey when Buying a Hew Home?

Why it is Important to Undertake a CCTV Drain Survey when Buying a Hew Home?

by Rick Hill on Jul 13, 2017

It is important that you carry out a CCTV drain survey when looking to buy a property for many reasons. All surveys undertaken can be provided in a report which can be sent on to lenders and insurance companies in some cases the drainage system may have become damaged by roots or general wear which could ultimately lead to a blockage. Continue reading →

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