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How Water Softeners Can Help Sell Your Home

Tips On How Water Softeners Can Help Sell Your Home Did you know that having a water softener can help you sell your home? It can, and that’s...

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Simple Steps to Replace an Old Radiator

  If your home isn’t being heated efficiently, it may be time to replace the radiator. Old, corroded radiators use more energy than...

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Improvements That Increase House Values You may live in your home the rest of your life. If you ever sell, however, simple improvements can...

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Plumbing / Basements

4 Reasons to Allow Plumbing Changes to Cure Before Running Water

4 Reasons to Allow Plumbing Changes to Cure Before Running Water

by Tom Grant on Apr 23, 2018

Many homeowners engage in DIY when fixing water pipes, especially when the damage is not extensive. It isn’t entirely out of order to go that route. In any case, DIY is always a fantastic opportunity to test out your skills while simultaneously saving on expenses. If you can fix your piping on your own, for instance, you could save hundreds of dollars in plumber fees. Continue reading →

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5 Reasons to Hire a Professional Plumber for Bathroom Repairs

5 Reasons to Hire a Professional Plumber for Bathroom Repairs

by Rohit on May 1, 2018

Plumbing, one of the most significant systems inside a home, and plumbing emergencies can be quite concerning. While doing it yourself is a very popular choice these days given all those tutorials you can find on the internet, there’s a lot of things you might miss out on during repairs if you don’t have a professional plumber at your service. Continue reading →

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5 Reasons to Let a Professional Plumber Handle That Plumbing Job

5 Reasons to Let a Professional Plumber Handle That Plumbing Job

by Guest on May 10, 2018

When it comes to home improvement, some homeowners swear by having a professional do it while others would rather opt for the DIY route. While doing some jobs around your home yourself can be a sense of pride, it can also be dangerous if you’re not entirely sure what you’re doing. For any projects that involve water, a professional plumber is a right way to go. Continue reading →

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7 Tips for Reducing Moisture in a Damp Basement

7 Tips for Reducing Moisture in a Damp Basement

by Jackson Freud on Jun 19, 2018

A properly finished basement is a useful addition to any home. The simple reason is that it adds an extra space that can be utilized for both living and storing things. However, if the basement gets damp, then it can give rise to several problems. Continue reading →

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Don’t Overlook These Household Maintenance Tips for Avoiding Costly Leaks

Don’t Overlook These Household Maintenance Tips for Avoiding Costly Leaks

by Guest on Aug 12, 2018

It goes without saying that household flooding and water damage from plumbing and other household issues are time-consuming and costly to deal with. There are a number of reasons that a property could encounter such damage. Continue reading →

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How to Pick the Right Tankless Water Heater for You

How to Pick the Right Tankless Water Heater for You

by Joe Goldstein on Oct 30, 2018

Though tankless water heaters were once expensive appliances that couldn’t quite meet the demands of a large family, new technology has changed them. Leading plumbers agree that tankless water heaters have come a very long way in the last few years. Continue reading →

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How to Fix 3 Common Plumbing Issues on Your Own

How to Fix 3 Common Plumbing Issues on Your Own

by Boris Dzhingarov on Nov 18, 2018

The plumbing system is one of those facilities in a home that we only think about when it starts to malfunction, but once something does go wrong, it usually creates a whole lot of problems for everybody. Continue reading →

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3 Signs You Should be Calling a Plumber Immediately

3 Signs You Should be Calling a Plumber Immediately

by Boris Dzhingarov on Nov 18, 2018

In some cases, plumbing problems might seem minor, but they may be a symptom of something much more serious. As homeowners, we always try to minimize the costs and see what we can do ourselves. Continue reading →

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Why you should hire a plumber for your bathroom renovation project

by Maksim Pankov on Dec 20, 2018

If you’re thinking about partially or completely remodeling your bathroom, you must hire a professional plumber. Doing it yourself is not an option unless you have a lot of experience with plumbing and remodeling, which is not the case for most of us.   Some of you like DIY projects but in that case, it is always better to have a true professional by your side. The water line, the piping, installing a new faucet or a new bathtub…it is better handled by skilled plumbers. You may have heard some horror stories about friends or colleagues trying to do it all themselves only to find out that they need to call a plumber to fix the mess they contributed to creating!   Working with a qualified plumber throughout your entire project will save you some headaches and potentially a lot of money too. They will check your existing plumbing and look for potential issues.   Despite the huge amount of information available for free on the internet, books, and magazines, it ... Continue reading →

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Simple Steps to Replace an Old Radiator

Simple Steps to Replace an Old Radiator

by Stephen Davies on Feb 15, 2019

  If your home isn’t being heated efficiently, it may be time to replace the radiator. Old, corroded radiators use more energy than newer, more energy-efficient models. Some homeowners even choose to change their radiator for a more aesthetically pleasing one. No matter the reason you want to replace an old radiator, it’s a relatively simple task that most people can handle on their own.     Preparation   Check the walls and masonry surrounding the radiator. Look for signs of damage, including crumbling brick or cracks. If damage is noted, now is the best time to remedy it before installing a new radiator.   If the radiator is to be installed on plasterboard, be sure to find the studs beforehand. Use a stud detector, available at home improvement stores, to do this. The new radiator needs to be attached to these studs, as they are the strongest part of the wall.   Empty the Old Radiator   The radiator needs to be fully emptied before ... Continue reading →

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