What to Do When You Spring a Leak


Thermal Expansion And Boiler Temperature/Pressure Valve Leaks

Water expands when it is heated. This expansion usually causes an increase in pressure in the heating system, which if not regulated, can become a safety hazard. To regulate this increase in pressure, manufacturers fit most boilers with a pressure-reducing valve. Under normal conditions, the pressure reducing valve is usually enough to keep the pressure […]

Three Benefits Of Having An Electric Water Heater

When you are in need of a new water heater, it helps to look at your different options. If you had a gas water heater before that had frequent issues, you might want to consider going electric. Here are some of the top benefits of choosing an electric water heater. They Are More Eco-Friendly The […]

Horrible Sewer Smell? 4 Things That Are Possibly Causing The Buildup Of Sewer Gas In Your Home

Sewer gas stinks. However, it can also be very dangerous. At high levels, sewer gasses can displace oxygen, resulting in lower-than-normal oxygen levels. Gasses can also cause eye irritation, drowsiness, nausea, headache and in rare instances, death. What’s more, sewer gasses are flammable and can contribute to a fire or explosion.  Because there so many […]

4 Ways To Prolong The Life Of Your Water Heater

If properly maintained, a water heater should last you for many years to come before it needs any serious repair or total replacement. Of course, no homeowner wants to spend hundreds of dollars or more on a new water heater sooner than necessary. Fortunately, there are a few simple maintenance steps and tips that all […]

Two Types Of Pool Improvements To Consider This Spring

If you’ve been debating giving your swimming pool a makeover, this spring is the perfect time to do it. When you start creating the plans for the remodel, you’ll want to consider incorporating some energy-efficient features and a new, long-lasting finish. Here’s a look at what you need to know about both options. Improving Energy […]

Excavating A Pond On Your Personal Property

Having access to a large water feature on your personal property can be a great way to provide your friends and family with recreational opportunities. In addition to the recreational value a pond can provide, these water features can also be used for watering livestock or as an emergency source of water in the event […]

Problems With Your Hardwood Floor? Try These 3 Hacks

Hardwood flooring is a great way to add elegance and warmth to your home, but the material can be problematic. You may have difficulties with loose boards that squeak when stepped on or problems getting the flooring completely clean. Try following these three hardwood flooring hacks to fix some common problems. Stop Squeaks Using Baby […]

Dive In To Luxurious And Unique Pool Additions

Are you bored with your old pool design? If you’re looking for something to make a pool really pop — especially if you don’t have to worry about kids splashing around in it — you’ll have to look a little farther out of the ordinary these days. But there are still ways to surprise and […]