How to Prevent Basement Flooding

How to Prevent Basement Flooding

    We’re all excited for those telltale signs of spring—flowers blooming, warmer temperatures, and more daylight. But if you live in an area that’s prone to seasonal thunderstorms, you might be worried about basement flooding. If your basement has ever been damaged by water, you know just how stressful it can be. With a  … Read more

Why You Need a Pro to Replace or Repair Your Garbage Disposal

Why You Need a Pro to Replace or Repair Your Garbage Disposal

  When an issue arises with home appliances, systems, or units, many homeowners feel inclined to tackle it themselves. While that industrious and hands-on attitude is admirable, some home repair projects require industry expertise and should be left to professionals. Plumbing is one of those services that need special attention and the steady hand of  … Read more

5 Benefits of Tankless Water Heaters

5 Benefits of Tankless Water Heaters

  Did you know that water heating accounts for almost 20% of your home’s energy usage? Just underneath your heating and cooling system, this is a major portion of your utility bill. If you’re in the market for a new water heater or just looking to save money on your next bill, a tankless water  … Read more

How to Prepare Your Pipes for Winter

How to Prepare Your Pipes for Winter

December 21st marks the first official day of the long, cold, blustery winters we experience here in the northeast. That means it’s time to start thinking about winterizing your plumbing system to avoid impending malfunctions, like burst pipes, that can cause significant damage to your home. When water freezes in your pipes, it expands as  … Read more

5 Common Causes of a Leaking Toilet: From the Tank to the Base

5 Common Causes of a Leaking Toilet: From the Tank to the Base

  A leaky toilet is one of those common household problems that, once it occurs, cannot go ignored for long. The main throne of your home, your toilet can develop leaks virtually anywhere—internally and externally. An external leak can cause water damage and flooding in your bathroom. If your toilet is leaking from the tank,  … Read more

5 Reasons Why Drain Cleaning Is So Important

5 Reasons Why Drain Cleaning Is So Important

As a homeowner, a top priority on your maintenance checklist should include routine drain cleaning. If you consider what goes down your drains every day—from food scraps when you’re washing the dishes to hair and soap residue when you’re using the bathroom—regular drain maintenance should be essential. Ignoring your plumbing system can cause many serious  … Read more

5 Reasons to Invest in a Generator

5 Reasons to Invest in a Generator

We’ve all experienced unexpected power outages and the repercussions that ensue. Whether you’re left with no heat, no water or no lights- loss of power in your home or business is no laughing matter. Not only can it result in expensive damages, it can also lead to potential flooding, food spoilage and even frozen pipes  … Read more

5 Plumbing Tips for the Summer

5 Plumbing Tips for the Summer

By now, you’ve had your HVAC serviced, inspected your roof for spring storm damages and washed your deck of the winter dirt and debris. Now that we’re moving into the warmer and longer months of summer, you may see an increase in the clothes that need to be washed, dishes that need to be cleaned  … Read more