Renewable Energy and You

Renewable Energy and You

With all the recent talk of ‘renewable energy,’ you may be wondering if this is something you should consider for your home. Still, you may not be sure of exactly what renewable energy is, what benefits it has to offer, or how to go about converting, adapting, or...
Rainwater Harvesting in California

Rainwater Harvesting in California

As a California resident, you’re more than familiar with droughts and water shortages. Maybe you’ve thought about installing a rainwater collection system to maintain your vegetable garden or even considered capturing water for indoor uses such as toilets and washing...
Converting your Tub to a Roomy Shower Stall

Converting your Tub to a Roomy Shower Stall

How great would it be to have a roomy, beautifully designed shower stall instead of that old, hard-to-clean bathtub! If this thought has crossed your mind, you’re not alone. According to the American Institute of Architects, the tubless bathroom has never been more...
Prepping your Home Heating System for Winter

Prepping your Home Heating System for Winter

You wake up one morning to find those mild fall days you’ve been enjoying have suddenly slipped into uncomfortably cool temperatures. Winter is just around the corner. No problem, you can kick up the thermostat and forget it, right? Not exactly! Check Your Air Filters...
Jobs Best Left to Your Plumber

Jobs Best Left to Your Plumber

Plumbers typically do what is necessary to ensure that water coming into your house goes where it is supposed to go at the required pressure and that wastewater and sewage leave your home and are disposed of effectively. There are parts of the water system in many...