Which Is Better, Hydro Jetting or Drain Snaking?

Monday, October 26th, 2015

Drain and sewer pipes are responsible for disposing of all kinds of waste in a safe and sanitary fashion. Naturally, that means that sometimes they get clogged with all sorts of junk. When that happens, you need to have the pipes cleaned out to restore them to full function. There are a couple of different methods that are employed to clean out drain and sewer pipes. Let’s take a look at the pros and cons of each.

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Stop Putting These 3 Things Down Your Garbage Disposal!

Monday, October 19th, 2015

Garbage disposals are great at what they do. So much so that they’ve become more or less ubiquitous. It’s becoming harder and harder to find a kitchen in this country that doesn’t have one. While most of us use garbage disposals quite often, however, far too few of us know how to keep them in good shape. Garbage disposals are not invincible systems, and need to be protected from certain things if they are to survive for as long as possible. Let’s take a look at three things you need to stop putting down your garbage disposal in order to keep it healthy.

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Common Water Heater Issues You Should Know About

Monday, October 12th, 2015

As we’ve already discussed on this blog, water heaters are designed to be very sturdy systems. They are subjected to a pretty incredible amount of stress over years of normal use, and they are designed to handle that. However, that does not mean that they are perfect systems. Problems can still crop up from time to time, and it’s important that you know the signs that your water heater is experiencing one of these problems. Read on for some of the more common problems, and their symptoms.

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The Advantages of Getting Your Sewer Line Cleaned

Monday, October 5th, 2015

It’s a safe bet that you don’t think about your sewer line that often. That’s all right. You’re not really supposed to devote that much thought to it anyway. Out of sight, out of mind, after all. Here’s the problem, however: even though your sewer system is designed to be low-maintenance, it still needs professional service from time to time. If it doesn’t get that service, you’re going to be creating some pretty nasty problems for yourself. Let’s take a look at why you should have your sewer cleaned every once in a while.

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