What Size Water Heater Do You Need?

So, the time has come to get a new water heater! You may wonder if the old one was the right size and if not – what size should the new water heater be? When you go to purchase a water heater you will see that they range from 23 gallons capacity all the way […]

Why Is My Garbage Disposal Humming And Not Spinning?

Normally, when you hear your garbage disposal humming but not spinning and grinding as it should – the problem is usually that something has fallen into the unit and is now stuck and is preventing the blades from spinning. How Do I Fix A Garbage Disposal That Just Hums? Steps To Fixing That Humming Noise […]

Why Should I Line My Pipes Instead Of Repiping Them

Most homeowners only repipe their homes if they absolutely have to – after all – it’s not an inexpensive project! An alternative is to line the pipes with epoxy lining which can cost less than traditional repiping. What Is Epoxy Lining? A less expensive alternative to replacing piping in a home is using epoxy pipe […]

Will A Water Heater Work Without Electricity?

There are basically two types of water heaters. Those that run on gas and those that run on electricity. This applies to both traditional water heaters as well as the tankless units. That being said, most water heaters require some electricity, even gas powered ones. Does A Gas Water Heater Need Electricity? Gas water heaters […]

Can Water Come Up Through A Concrete Floor?

Many homeowners who experience flooding in their basement or garage initially speculate that the water came in from a broken pipe or perhaps a crack in the wall or foundation. But another possibility that many don’t consider is water coming up through the concrete floor. Can water actually seep through concrete? Yes – water can […]

Do I Need A Backup For My Sump Pump?

Sump pumps pull water away from the house and depending on your property, either disperses that water or dumps it into a well or municipal storm drain. Many homes here in Georgia have a sump pump usually located in their basement, where water could accumulate and cause damage. You can read more about what sump […]

Do I Need A Professional Plumber For Leaking Pipes?

If you have ever experienced a leak in your plumbing system then you have probably gone through the process of trying to find out where that leak is coming from. But if you are fortunate enough to identify the cause of the leak immediately, you then know that the next step is fixing it so […]

How To Clean Your Shower Head

Many homeowners neglect cleaning their shower heads until they experience taking a shower under water that is being sprayed all around them instead of on them! The problem is that several of the water spouts in the shower head have become clogged. All shower heads require regular maintenance to remove the mineral buildup that accumulates […]

How To Find A Leak In The Bathtub

It doesn’t happen often but bathtubs can leak. This normally happens with older tubs or if they have been improperly installed. Here are our tips on how to find these types of leaks and what to do about it. What Can Cause A Bathtub To Leak? There are normally two factors that can cause a […]

How To Find A Water Leak Outside

If your water bill is all of a sudden higher than it usually is – you should suspect that there’s a water leak somewhere, either inside or outside your home. To determine where the leak is coming from… You Know You Have A Water Leak Outside – What To Do? The two most common culprits […]