Keeping Your Plumbing System Operational

6 Tips to Help You Carry Out a Successful DIY Toilet Installation

Whether you're looking for a new toilet because the old one no longer works or you just want to change things up, it's important to pick out the right toilet when carrying out your own toilet installation. If you're handy with house repairs, you'll probably have the necessary tools: a combination wrench, adjustable wrench, hack saw, screwdriver and level. Here are a few tips to help you go from buying to installing your new toilet.   Read More...

Answering Some Commonly Asked Questions About Gas Plumbing in Your Home

When you hear the word "plumbing," you may automatically think of water connections and pipes in the home, but gas connections to the stove or hot water heater are also referred to as plumbing. Connecting these properly and maintaining them over the years is very critical, as a gas leak can allow the home to fill up with fumes; this can be unhealthy and downright deadly, and also create the risk of an actual home explosion.   Read More...

Bathroom Designs: Trends You Could Consider For Your Remodel

When come homeowners are contemplating remodelling their bathroom, they tend to focus on making it more functional than it was before. However, if you would like to increase the value of your home with your renovations, you should consider new designs that will also update the appearance of your bathroom. There is a wide assortment of advancements that would provide you with functionality as well as enhanced aesthetic appeal. Here are a few of the latest trends that you could consider when remodelling your bathroom.   Read More...

Blocked Drains: Waste You Should Never Throw Down the Drain

Despite the fact that your plumbing and garbage disposal systems are integral aspects of your residence, it is not uncommon to find some homeowners take them for granted as long as they generally work fine. As such, some individuals may not take the time to ensure that they are using their plumbing and garbage disposal appropriately, which will lead to a decreased lifespan. Although the garbage disposal may seem like a sturdy piece of equipment, some waste materials should never be thrown down its chute.   Read More...

Guidance For Clearing a Blocked Waste Pipe

Often a smelly and uncomfortable job, it is usually better to call out a professional plumber to deal with blockage in your waste pipes. In some situations, such as where raw sewage has backed up to a drainage inspection point and is spilling over, it is essential to deal with matters quickly so you should call an emergency plumber before the nearby land becomes contaminated. Having said that, some blocked drains can be cleared without the need for a professional.   Read More...