Enjoying Your Plumbing

My blog focuses on teaching homeowners more about their plumbing, so that you can enjoy what you have and troubleshoot new problems.

Why You Should Choose an Elongated Toilet Design

22 April 2015
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The difference between round and elongated toilet bowls lies in the dimensions of the two designs. A typical round toilet bowl will extend out only about 28 inches from the wall. One the other hand, an elongated bowl might extend out as much as 31 inches. These differences in dimension mean that an elongated bowl might take up more space. This sometimes makes it the less desirable option in smaller bathrooms where saving space is important. Read More …

Residential Plumbing Woes: Debunking Garbage Disposal Myths

21 April 2015
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If you are like most homeowners, you probably use your garbage disposal daily—if not multiple times per day. Unfortunately, most people do not know the mechanics behind the garbage disposal, and that has led to several myths about the device. You might be surprised to learn that your usage or maintenance of your garbage disposal is all wrong. But once you know the truth, you can ensure proper usage and keep it running smoothly for many years. Read More …

3 Money-Saving Tips To Keeping Your House Cool

20 April 2015
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With the summer months approaching, many people are worried about turning on the AC. This is because once you start blasting the AC in the house; you immediately start paying more money on your electrical bill. Luckily, there are things that every homeowner can do to keep their house, and themselves cool, without losing tons of money on the AC. Here are a couple tips. 1. Focus On Keeping Yourself Cool Read More …

How To Deal With Plumbing Emergencies

19 April 2015
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You want to make sure you know some plumbing basics so you can deal with plumbing emergencies when they arise. This article will help educate you on plumbing tips to help you if you get caught in the midst of a plumbing emergency. Know where your shut-offs are located The very first thing you want to do to prepare for a possible plumbing emergency is to find out where all your shut-offs are. Read More …

5 Reasons Why Your Next Water Heater Should Be Electric

16 April 2015
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If your old water heater has finally broken down, or you need one for your new house, the big question is what kind to replace it with. Do you go with a gas powered model, or one that uses electricity? These 5 reasons may convince you to go with an electric model instead of gas. Electric Water Heaters Can Fit In Small Spaces If limited space is a concern for you, an electric water heater could be the solution. Read More …

About Me
Enjoying Your Plumbing

When you think about the fixtures in your home that keep you happy, you probably take that bathtub, sink, and toilet for granted. However, if you have ever been asked to live without one of these crucial fixtures, you probably quickly discovered how important they really were. That bathtub can give you relief after a long day at the gym, and that toilet can become the most important plumbing device in your home if you come down with the stomach flu. My blog focuses on teaching homeowners more about their plumbing, so that you can enjoy what you have and troubleshoot new problems.