Frequent Water Pump Problems

Moving the water from the well to the home will require a fairly powerful pump. While water pump systems are typically highly reliable, homeowners should be informed and watchful when it comes to a handful of problems that can be especially likely. Malfunctioning Pump Motor The pump motor is one of the most complicated parts of this system. Not surprisingly, this can lead to instances where the pump's motor may suffer any number of different malfunctions. Read More 

Protect Your Finances By Having A Sewer Inspection Done Before You Buy An Older House

One thing you might want to do before you buy an older house is have the sewer line inspected. If there are trees in the backyard with roots that might be near the sewer line, the roots could give you problems in the months or years to come. An old home means old pipes if they've never been replaced. Old pipes crack, corrode, and crumble, and you want to know the condition they're in so you can anticipate costly repairs. Read More 

3 Tips To Avoid Plumbing Problems In Your Hotel

Do you manage a hotel? If so, you likely know that even the smallest issue can have a big impact on guest experience. That's especially true when it comes to plumbing in each room. Low shower pressure can ruin a guest's morning. A clogged toilet or drain can cause a mess that can ruin your guest's visit. If a guest complains about plumbing issues in their room, you may have to comp their stay to keep them satisfied. Read More 

Knowing When To Hire A Plumber

Plumbers are one of the most contacted technicians in the repair trade. Their range of work includes repairs on smaller issues like stopped-up sinks to major repair work on hidden leaks. While some homeowners will attempt to do minor plumbing repairs themselves, it is recommended that for most plumbing issues, a professional be contacted. In many cases, homeowners who have attempted to repair a plumbing issue themselves have had to contact a plumber to undo their work and complete the repairs. Read More 

Making Changes To Your Property? Make Sure Your Lateral Sewer Complies With Local Laws

If you are making changes to your home, you obviously need to find a contractor who will get the proper permits that follow your HOA and municipality's rules. While you may be concerned with construction above the ground, don't forget about what goes on beneath it: sewer lines. Many towns and cities require their citizens to get an inspection to their lateral sewer lines before big changes occur. Read on to learn more about lateral lines and why you need to comply with local laws before making changes. Read More