April Flowers Bring May…Plumbing Problems

Plants Can Wreak Havoc on the Home’s Underground Pipes  Springtime can spell disaster for homes’ plumbing systems. That’s because tree roots can grow inside the home’s underground pipes. If untreated, this can cause leaks, poor water pressure, and clogs.  Knowing how new plant growth can affect the home’s plumbing system is just the first step


Time To Break Up with That Old Water Heater

When Is It Time To Replace the Water Heater? According to the U.S. Department of Energy, most water heaters last from 10 to 25 years. However, even the best, state-of-the-art water heater won’t last forever. There comes a time to say goodbye. When a water heater consistently delivers cold (or lukewarm) water or leaks, this


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Signs It's Time to Install a Water Softener

Do You Think Your Home Has Hard Water? Water is such a big part of everyday life. In fact, water and the plumbing system that cleans it and brings it into homes is often said to be essential for civilization. Without water-on-demand, life would be very different. But that doesn’t mean that the water that