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.

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 …

New Homeowner’s Guide: 2 Quick Tips For Maintaining Your Air Conditioner

15 April 2015
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You recently bought your first home after years of living in apartments or with family. While enjoying the first stretches of freedom, you suddenly realize the downside: you are now entirely responsible for the maintenance of your home. The full reality of this might hit one warm summer afternoon when your air conditioner stops working. An air conditioning repair technician can fix the problem, but better maintenance in the future might be able to prevent additional problems. Read More …

What To Do When Your Bathtub Drain Clogs Constantly

14 April 2015
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It's almost an inevitability that your bathtub drain will clog at one point or another, but if you're experiencing minor to total clogs on a frequent basis, this is often a sign that there's a bigger problem in your plumbing. You can check on a few of the problems yourself, but you might need to hire a drain cleaning service to help you with particularly difficult clogs. Lack of Ventilation Read More …

How You Can Save Money By Replacing Your Water Heater Now

13 April 2015
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Beginning April 16, 2015, an update to the National Appliance Energy Conservation Act will take effect. This act hails major changes from the 2005 update for hot water heaters, requiring that all new models sold be compliant with new energy conservation standards. For the consumer, no action is needed, unless you need to replace your old unit. If you are in the market for a new hot water heater, don't delay replacing your old unit as soon as possible to save money. 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.