Designing Your Dream Kitchen

Do you have a summer renovation project coming up?  Everyone loves the look of a brand new kitchen, but figuring out what style fits your tastes the best can be tricky.  Here are some things to consider. Space – are you trying to make the most of a tight space?  If so consider a more… Continue reading Designing Your Dream Kitchen

Common Summer Plumbing Problems

Everyone loves the longer days of summer.  Relaxing by the pool and family barbecues are the best, so the last thing you want to be dealing with in the middle of all that fun is a plumbing problem.  Check out this list of 4 common summer plumbing issues, as well as tips on avoiding them. … Continue reading Common Summer Plumbing Problems

Selecting the Best Shower-head

As in many things, everyone has different preferences when it comes to their shower experience.  Some folks are looking for a budget friendly wall-mounted showerhead, others like the hand-held version for its convenience, while still others are looking for a multi-jet spa-like experience.  Regardless of which one is your ideal showerhead there are still going… Continue reading Selecting the Best Shower-head

Why Is My Toilet So Noisy?

Have you ever wondered why your toilet is so loud post-flush?  While there’s always some noise associated with the flushing process, there are some noises that are not normal and can be quieted. Usually it’s the noise during the refilling of the tank that can be annoying, but in many scenarios this can be easily… Continue reading Why Is My Toilet So Noisy?

How Much Should Your Home Be Insured For?

  Everyone hopes that the worst case scenario will never happen, but everyone should prepare as if it will.  Many homeowners, nearly two-thirds according to the consumer advocacy group United Policyholders, are under-insured and unaware.  There are some costs that often go overlooked when shopping around for homeowner’s insurance such as the costs incurred to… Continue reading How Much Should Your Home Be Insured For?

5 Causes of a Leaking Dishwasher

Dishwashers make life much easier, unless they aren’t working properly. There are a few things that can cause a dishwasher to leave puddles of water on the floor while it’s running. Here are five common causes of a leaking dishwasher: Leaky Door There are two things that could be causing the dishwasher door to leak.… Continue reading 5 Causes of a Leaking Dishwasher

When To Re-pipe Instead Of Repair

When plumbing pipes have issues, often it can be fixed with a simple repair in a certain section of piping. However, some problems require the entire plumbing system to be replaced, which is called repiping. While the need for repiping depends on each individual situation, there are some common scenarios that often lead to a… Continue reading When To Re-pipe Instead Of Repair