DIY & Troubleshooting

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Spring Thaw Tips

The tips with help you and your home as the weather warms up. Milder temperatures are here, meaning the snow and ice that has accumulated on or around your home this winter will begin to melt away. Before spring arrives, it is important to take steps to prevent any potential water damage to your home. Follow…

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Simple Tips to Winterize Your Home’s Plumbing

Here is a list of the things that you need to do to ensure that your home’s plumbing is ready for the cold weather. With the temperatures dropping and colder months ahead, it’s important to make sure the inner workings of your home are running efficiently, but some tasks may seem daunting. Plumbing can be…

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Troubleshooting Clogged Drains

Here is a list of things that you can do before calling a plumber. Typical reasons why drains get clogged 1. Clogged drain pipes Gunk accumulates on the walls of drain pipes and reduces water flow. Causes: Dirt, skin flakes, hair binding to soap scum Troubleshooting: Remove and clean the drain stopper. Next, try using a plunger,…