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Video Drainage Inspections Sewer Pipe Repairs: Lights, Camera, Sewer!

Video Drainage Inspections It is not the subject to mention in polite company, especially around the dinner table, but occasionally things can go wrong with the drainage and main sewer line. Even thinking about it can make you go all queasy. In addition to all of this, you might be imagining that the outside of […]

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Power Outage Tips: Battery Backup Sump Pumps — Do You Have a Back-Up Plan?

Power Outage Tips: Battery Back-Up Sump Pumps Power outages happen everywhere, and so the prepared homeowner is always equipped with flashlights and ghost stories to get through an unplugged evening. But there can be more concerns than just stubbing your toe in the dark. Homeowners, with regular sump pumps, must worry about potential damage to their home […]

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Searching for “The One” — Choosing the RIGHT Professional Contractor

Choosing the RIGHT Professional Contractor When it comes to getting work done around the home, such as plumbing, water heater repair, or air conditioning installation, it is important that you hire a reputable and trustworthy professional contractor. One that is professional, knowledgeable, considerate, and reputable. Here are some guidelines for what to look for to […]

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Pros & Cons of Copper Pipe vs. PVC Plumbing: A Piping Hot Debate!

A Piping Hot Debate! Copper Pipe vs. PVC Plumbing Copper Pipe vs. PVC Plumbing: Many plumbers will debate over whether copper or PVC is the better material for plumbing. There are many pros and cons associated with both of these materials; however, it is up to the user to figure out which form will best suit […]

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Frozen Pipes? How Do I Keep Frozen Pipes from Breaking?

How Do I Keep Frozen Pipes from Breaking? Q:  In extreme cold spells I worry about frozen pipes and broken pipes. We keep a cold water faucet dripping to keep the water flowing and the pipe from freezing. Are we doing the right thing?  Does it matter which faucet we open?   A:  Actually, you are […]

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