Get the Most Out of Your Toilet: Dual Flushes Vs. Single Flushes

It’s a debate that has been going on for years: should you choose a dual flush toilet or a single flush toilet? They are both very good at doing the job they were made to do and they both have their own set of pros and cons. So, let’s go over what these are so […]

Why Does My Sink Gurgle When My Washing Machine Drains?

Do you ever get frustrated when your sink gurgles while the washing machine drains? There could be a few reasons why this happens. Maybe it’s because of things that are clogging up the drain, or maybe it is just how plumbing works. In this blog post, we will explore what causes these sounds and provide […]

How To Clean The Dishwasher With Vinegar

One of the best and easiest cleaning agents available for cleaning out a dishwasher is white vinegar combined with baking soda. We recommend that you clean your dishwasher at least every 6 months with this easy method. But you may be wondering – why would you even have to clean your dishwasher? Although it seems […]

How To Test Water Heater Element

Do you know how to test your water heater element? Before you start spending money on repairs, it is important that you know how to evaluate a heater element first. This way, you will know if the heater works or not. You also get an idea if the heater will work when you need it […]

How To Unclog A Bathtub Drain

If you have a bathtub drain that has become clogged, there are a few things that you can do. If you want to avoid a bathtub repair, you may want to attempt fixing it yourself. Some drains have specialized mechanisms that make them more difficult to unclog, though. For instance, some drain pipes are made […]

Low Water Pressure When Using Two Faucets

Low water pressure issues can be caused by your hot water heater, clogged aerator screens, pressure reducing valve problems, an issue with your water shutoff valve or even something as simple as a pipe leak somewhere in your plumbing system. But what if you are having low water pressure problems when you are using more […]

Sink Only Drains When Garbage Disposal Is On

You may notice that your kitchen sink isn’t draining water as well as it used to. It may be that it’s draining very slowly or not at all – at least – not until you turn on your garbage disposal. If this is your scenario, then know that it’s a clear sign that there’s a […]

What Is An Advantage Of Tankless Water Heater

Why would anyone want to buy a tankless hot water heater? What’s the advantage of it? There certainly are some pros and cons to tankless water heaters (like most everything else) so let’s go through some of the advantages and dis-advantages so that you can make a well informed decision if you are in the […]

How Can I Clean Out The Flush Holes Around The Rim Of My Toilet?

Because they are small they can easily be clogged. And when they get clogged it can decrease the power of the flush. To clean these holes, follow these simple steps: 1. Wear rubber gloves 2. Gently insert the end of a wire hanger or large paper clip (or something similar) into each hole to loosen […]

What Happens If You Flush The Toilet When The Water Is Off

If you own a home (or even if you are renting) you know that every now and then you will have a problem with your toilet. It happens. So, that means that there will be instances where you won’t have any water. This usually is okay if it’s just for an hour or two but […]