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...
A Pre-Vacation Plumbing Checklist

A Pre-Vacation Plumbing Checklist

The one thing that can totally ruin a lovely vacation is a home plumbing problem or outright emergency while you are away. With that in mind, take advantage of this plumbing pre-vacation checklist before your next trip. Turn off the main water valve into the house....
When Should I Replace My Home Plumbing?

When Should I Replace My Home Plumbing?

When buying a house, we typically assume that the plumbing system is intact and functional. In fact, we usually have an inspection report that verifies this, so we seldom give it a second thought. We may have in mind changing the style of the kitchen or bathrooms and...