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Do Drain Cleaners Really Help Clogged Sinks?

Drain Cleaners

One of the questions we’re often asked is about drain cleaners. People want to know if drain cleaners are actually effective at unclogging sinks. The simplicity of drain cleaners is what makes them so appealing. Simply pour the required amount of the chemical solution down your drain, wait, and the clog is gone! If only it were that simple...

How To Mitigate Against Household Allergens

Indoor Allergens

Many people think that allergens are strictly an outdoor issue. While allergens are intensified by the environment, indoor allergens can still cause just as many unsavory side effects that impede daily function. Dust mites, pet dander, mold, mildew, and even insect droppings can trigger allergy and asthma symptoms. Allergens are carried through the air and found on furniture, floors, carpets, rugs, and other surfaces.

How To Prevent And Address Frozen Pipes

Prevent and Address Frozen Pipes

Brace yourselves, Chicago: Jack Frost has made his presence known. We use our homes as refuge from the bitter cold, but in our efforts to stay warm, we often neglect other things we could be doing to keep our houses functioning properly in frigid temperatures. Plumbing is an area that often takes a hit, manifesting in one of the most detrimental, yet common, wintertime problems: frozen pipes.

How to Prevent Frozen Pipes

Prevent Frozen Pipes

Frozen pipes can be a real problem. When pipes are exposed to a cold enough temperature, the water within them can freeze. This means you can’t get water out of your faucets when you need it. But worse, frozen pipes can also burst, resulting in thousands of dollars worth of damage to your home and possessions. Fortunately, with some preparation, this whole mess can be avoided.

Bathroom Plumbing Basics Every Homeowner Should Know

Bathroom Plumbing Basics

Bathroom plumbing is a system in your home that follows the basic laws of physics to make your life cleaner and easier. It’s essentially the cardiovascular system of your home, with multiple veins constantly circulating water in and out to keep the “heart” of your home consistently pumping and efficient. In plumbing, a flush beats a full house every time.

Is It Time to Replace Your Water Heater?

Replace Your Water Heater

Water heaters: a less glamorous, but oh-so-essential part of living well. Water heaters, as the name suggests, convert energy to heat water that is to be used for many household applications: showers, dishes, laundry, cooking, and more. Once it is properly heated, the water is carried through your pipes and into your home. It’s something that doesn’t require much thought by the homeowner - which is why many miss signs of trouble.


Basement Flooding: What Do I Do?

Basement flooding

Basement flooding is a common concern in seasons of heavy rain. As we’ve recently witnessed with the tragic hurricanes Harvey and Irma, it is vital to do as much as we can to prevent maximum damage from flooding. Obviously, in extreme instances like Harvey and Irma, there are factors beyond control and comprehension. Our goal is to prepare you for the worst so you hope for the best.

Hot Water Heater Tips For Every Season

Hot Water Heater Tips

Hot Water Heater maintenance is probably not the first thing on your mind in the summertime. The fact is, water heaters are needed year-round to heat your water for cleaning your clothes and dishes, cooking, taking baths or showers, and more. Without a water heater, we’d have to manually heat water and forfeit savings from conserved water, energy, and cost savings.