411homerepair.com

Latest Articles

Top Home Exterior Repairs and Projects to Tackle in Spring 2019

As most of us are buckling down for a long winter season, it may be that your thoughts are elsewhere and you could in fact be looking ahead to next...

on Dec 12, 2018

Benefits of Adding Retaining Walls to Your Lawn

Retaining walls play an integral part in supporting your lawn’s foundation and landscape. It can provide both practical and aesthetic value...

on Dec 8, 2018

Five Ways to Fund Your Property Purchase

Property purchases can be funded in a variety of ways. Whether you are looking to buy a home or a commercial property of any kind, it’s worth...

on Dec 7, 2018

3 Things to know before Hiring a Moving Company

Do you plan on hiring a moving company to move your home? We are going to cover 3 things you should carefully look over before choosing a...

on Dec 6, 2018

How Gutter Guards Keep Out Leaves and Those Annoying Little Critters

Though a gutter guard doesn’t make your gutter system completely maintenance-free, it does reduce the amount of maintenance you’ll need...

on Nov 21, 2018

Plumbing / Basements

Everything You Need to Know about Drain Pipe Unblocking

Everything You Need to Know about Drain Pipe Unblocking

by Martin Gracewell on Aug 15, 2017

The drain pipes in any property play an extremely important role in keeping the plumbing system running smoothly. These drain pipes are designed to ensure that all of the wastewater from your property is carried away into the municipal sewage lines in a safe and secure manner. Continue reading →

1135 Views
How to Replace a Fill Valve in Your Toilet

How to Replace a Fill Valve in Your Toilet

by alan reid on Aug 23, 2017

Reasons why Drano is not a helpful household drainage cleaner. It is a lye-based product sold in several forms marketed as a drain cleaner. Find out why plumbers call it "liquid fire." Continue reading →

489 Views
5 Interesting Plumbing Facts You Probably Took for Granted

5 Interesting Plumbing Facts You Probably Took for Granted

by James Helliwell on Sep 5, 2017

Plumbing is one of the regular amenities you often take for granted in the home. But how much do you know about this critical aspect of home convenience? Did you know that the early Romans perfected an aqueduct system of equipping their homes with water supply from nearby rivers? Unfortunately, it was fraught with problems such as ridding off used water. Today, modern plumbing has made things a lot easier. This article will discuss some unusual but interesting facts that will make you look at yo Continue reading →

1390 Views
How Does Hard Water Affect Your Plumbing?

How Does Hard Water Affect Your Plumbing?

by Mark Fear on Sep 25, 2017

Hard water is common throughout the world, but many people don't really know what the term means or how it affects their home's plumbing. Continue reading →

1087 Views
Preventing Blocked Drains

Preventing Blocked Drains

by Rick Hill on Oct 3, 2017

There are few parts of our homes and businesses which can really cause a lot of problems like our drains. Blocked drains can lead to a whole range of potential issues, many of which require costly repairs. Continue reading →

839 Views
5 Easy DIY Plumbing Projects to Save Money

5 Easy DIY Plumbing Projects to Save Money

by Guest on Oct 11, 2017

Most people don’t realize that some plumbing problems can be handled all by themselves right at home. Are you one of those people? Don’t call the plumber every time there is a problem. Continue reading →

1226 Views
If You Own an Older Home, You May Want to Consult a Professional to Check Your Plumbing

If You Own an Older Home, You May Want to Consult a Professional to Check Your Plumbing

by Tom Grant on Nov 27, 2017

“Good bones” - we’ve heard many older houses described this way. It’s intended to mean that an old house is solid, suitable for living, stands the test of time. The trouble is, when people brag about their old house’s “good bones”, they probably aren’t referring to the plumbing. And bad, out-of-date plumbing can destroy a house’s good bones in short order. Continue reading →

1168 Views
Ten Tips for Drainage Care

Ten Tips for Drainage Care

by Rick Hill on Dec 7, 2017

You could be having a drain problem in your house when you begin to notice that your sink is taking a bit longer to drain. The other indicator is when water begins to pool around your feet as you stand in the shower. Continue reading →

887 Views
Preventing Blocked Drains in Your Home

Preventing Blocked Drains in Your Home

by Rick Hill on Jan 23, 2018

Most people will have to suffer due to fully or partially blocked drains. These issues can vary from minor irritations to extremely costly repair projects if left untreated. Fortunately, a professional team should be able to deal with practically any kind of blockage in record time. Continue reading →

1961 Views
What to Ask Your Plumber Before They Get Started

What to Ask Your Plumber Before They Get Started

by Guest on Mar 6, 2018

It’s tempting to save money by trying to get clever with home improvement and doing it yourself. In some cases, it’s not a bad idea at all, especially if you have a little background in working with your hands. Continue reading →

2314 Views

Sponsored Articles

Random Articles

6 Kitchen Appliances That You Must Have

Setting up a new kitchen or revamping the décor of your house might bring forth a situation you least prefer. If it’s that time of...

Kitchen / Bathrooms

Replacement Windows and their Effect on Your Home’s Energy Efficiency

Replacement windows are an ideal investment if you’re planning to enhance your home’s energy efficiency, resale value or even your...

Windows / Siding

Getting Your Kitchen Lighting Just Right

Lighting plays a major role in the interior design of most homes and one of the most important rooms to get right is the kitchen, being both a...

Electrical / Lighting

When Looking for Garage Storage Space, Think UP!

Garage storage space is usually at a premium. Aside from the basement, the garage is where all those things that you don’t need right away but will...

Doors / Garages

Tips on improving Your Bathroom by Adding a Wet Room

Bathrooms can be improved in many ways by adding a wet room. A wet room effectively represents a bathroom where the space is waterproofed, or...

Kitchen / Bathrooms

Contact Us | Submit Article | 411homerepair © 2018