Tips for Maintaining Backflow Preventer Valves & Signs of Issues

Tips for Maintaining Backflow Preventer Valves & Signs of Issues

A backflow preventer is typically installed in apartment complexes, commercial units, or large houses. The main goal of a backflow preventer is to ensure that water flows in one direction. Furthermore, it keeps the water in these buildings or houses from getting contaminated. Additionally, if you have a house with sprinklers or a pool, you will need preventer valves in …

Grease Traps 101: Cleaning and Maintenance

Grease Traps 101: Cleaning and Maintenance

A grease trap is one of the most crucial parts of your residential or commercial kitchen. In the absence of one, accumulating grease can cause a lot of problems in your home or business such as shut-downs, fines, and foul odors. It is smart to keep your grease traps maintained and in optimal conditions. However, to understand how to maintain …

DIY Homemade Cleaners for Clogged Drains

DIY Homemade Cleaners for Clogged Drains

No one likes to see the sink or be in the shower to see a bunch of water has piled up and refuses to drain unless you force it down. Clogged drains are a problem everyone has faced at some point and it can be a challenging task to clean a drain that is severely clogged and is starting to …

5 Signs Your Water Heater Needs Repair

5 Signs Your Water Heater Needs Repair

A water heater is one of the most convenient appliances to have in your home. Never running out of hot water and having instant access to hot water whenever you need it for cleaning, cooking, and other purposes are just some of the benefits that come with having a water heater installed in your home.  However, most people don’t seem …

Steps To Take When A Pipe Bursts in Your Home

Steps To Take When A Pipe Bursts in Your Home

Alone the thought of coming home to damaged or burst pipes can stress some people out. Unfortunately, this is a reality for many homeowners. There are several reasons that can lead to damaged or leaking pipes and knowing what to do in such a situation will allow you to act fast and reduce damage to your home.   No matter how …