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...
Water Softener Systems

Water Softener Systems

Home water softeners come in a wide variety of sizes, systems, and prices. A basic comparison of systems can help narrow down your choices to determine the best installation for your home. Salt-based Softeners Also called ion-exchange systems, salt-based softeners are...
What is a Water Softener and Do I Need One?

What is a Water Softener and Do I Need One?

You may have been told your home has hard water and that you’d benefit from a water softener. What exactly is a water softener? What does it do? How do you know if you need one? Is a water softener the same as a water filter? Here’s what you need to know. Hard Water...
Wi-fi Water Leak and Freeze Detectors

Wi-fi Water Leak and Freeze Detectors

Yours truly came home yesterday afternoon to find water from a cracked pipe pouring out of a kitchen cabinet, down the wall, into the toaster, across the counter and floor….you get the idea. I shudder to think what the kitchen would have looked like if we’d been away...
Automatic Watering Systems, Pros and Cons

Automatic Watering Systems, Pros and Cons

There’s no doubt that an automatic watering system (sprinklers) is a terrific convenience and an advantage in maintaining your lawn and landscaping in peak condition. If you’re thinking of investing in an underground irrigation system, here’s what you should know. A...