City Water Vs. Well Water

If you bought a home in a rural part of Georgia, then you have probably been using well water for all your water needs. But with all the growth in Georgia – your once “rural” home may now be in what seems like suburbia and along with that – you may now have the option […]

Can You Catch Covid From Flushing A Toilet?

In our 10th month of living through the Coronavirus Pandemic of 2020 – there are still many who have questions about it’s transmission and one of the more popular questions is “Can flushing the toilet spread Covid-19?” The answer to the question must begin with some basic knowledge of what scientists and health care experts […]

What Is The Difference Between A Boiler And A Furnace?

You’ll notice that some homes (usually older ones) have a boiler instead of a furnace. And you may wonder, what’s the difference? It’s really very simple. The furnace heats air and the boiler heats water. Both make your home warmer during those cold winter days – they just do it in different ways. Differences Between […]

Do Magnetic Water Softeners Work?

If you haven’t heard of magnetic water softeners – let us explain what they are. The concept is known as “magnetic water treatment” and it’s currently not a proven technology, but certainly worth knowing about so that you can make an educated decision on the topic. Magnetic water treatment (also known as anti-scale magnetic treatment or AMT) is a […]

How Long Does Covid Last In Water?

With Covid-19 lasting much longer than many of us want it to – there are still many questions many have about how it’s transmitted, how long it lasts on surfaces, etc. One of the most common questions about the spread of Covid-19 is if it can be spread via water. Can Covid-19 Spread To People […]

How Long Does It Take For Pipes To Unfreeze?

The length of time it takes for pipes to unfreeze depends on the thickness of the pipe, the thickness of the insulation and the temperature in the room or outdoor area. It can take up to 24 hours for a frozen water pipe to completely thaw out. How Do You Unfreeze Pipes Fast? Although you […]

Are Water Softeners Worth The Money?

A water softener system is worth the money IF you are having to replace your plumbing pipes and appliances more often than is expected due to the problems caused by hard water. If you are dealing with problems due to hard water – the best solution is to install a water softener system. Know that […]

Eco-Friendly Plumbing Tips

If you are one of the millions of homeowners who are (and becoming) environmentally conscious – you may be considering how to make the plumbing systems in your home more eco-friendly. Here are our tips on how you can achieve that goal: What Is A Green Plumber? The Green Plumber Program is an accredited national […]

How To Unclog A Dishwasher

If you notice that your dishwasher isn’t draining – you may suspect that it’s a clog. Truth is it could be several reasons (read more about that here). So, the very first thing to do is to find out if it indeed is a clog and then either work to unclog it yourself or call […]

What Type Of Toilet Flapper Do I Need?

Toilet flappers are inexpensive and easy to replace but you must first know how to choose the right one – otherwise you’ll end up making several trips to the hardware store! The 3 Types Of Toilet Flappers There are basically 3 different types of toilet flappers available today. You will want to use the same […]