There are various factors to consider when you intend to install a new plumbing fixture. Compatibility with existing components is an essential consideration for a successful installation. You should also consider upgrading to a higher efficiency component in order to recoup some of the costs associated with the fixture installation. Compatibility and Fixture Installations Your new fixture must be able to connect to other components as well as fit into the space vacated by the old fixture.
You depend on your garbage disposal. When it's not working properly, you're left with a lot of extra work. Unfortunately, you might not realize that all the work your garbage disposal does for you can leave it feeling under the weather. When that happens, it may start acting up, which means you're going to be without it until you can get the plumber out to your house. Most minor problems can be taken care of by your plumber.
Millions of homes have septic systems, but the owners often neglect maintenance. To avoid costly repairs with your system, it is important to know things like the location of the tank and other components. There are also improvements that can be done to make maintenance of your septic system easier, such as knowing where the tank, distribution box and drain field are located. Here are some of the solutions that will help you care for your septic system and avoid costly repairs:
Do you have a drippy toilet tank? Are you tired of sopping up all of the water from the floor each day? Have you noticed that the moisture is beginning to damage the wall behind the toilet? If your toilet tank sweats, don't sweat it – you can get that tank to quit dripping before the damage extends to the places you can't see. Here's how. Install a Toilet Tank Liner
When people move to a new home, the last thing they think about is what altitude it happens to be at. However, living in a home that sits a significant distance above sea level is fraught with a number of challenges, not the least of which is the fact that your furnace may not work as well as you need it to. Here's why that is and what you can do to fix the problem.
When was the last time you realized that you had a serious plumbing problem? About a month ago, I knew that I had to make some big changes, so I began talking with different plumbers about getting the job done. I told them that I wanted to replace the bathtub in the bathroom and the sink and faucet in the kitchen, and they took my requests in stride. Before I knew it, my entire home was updated and I felt great about the work. I wanted to start this blog to help other people to learn more about plumbing and repair.