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Kitchen Remodeling

Eighty percent of household water leaks are the result of malfunctions with plumbing and major appliances.  While homeowners often blame heavy rain and thunderstorms for leaks, according to one claims data, damage from a household leak costs policyholders $7,500 on average.

Early detection...

Clogs

You’re about to be doing a lot more cooking, celebrating and hosting now that the holidays are around the corner. All the festive fun can take a toll on your home’s systems and appliances, so prevent issues with some pre-season smarts.

Avoid kitchen clogs: Nothing brings party prep to a...

Tankless

 

My brother-in-law built a house that uses a tankless hot water system. The water takes 5-10 minutes to get hot. Is this normal, and if so is there a way to speed this warm-up period?

Tankless water heaters are a great way to deliver cost-effective hot water to your home.  They are energy...

Bathroom Remodeling

Nothing’s worse on a chilly morning than an unexpectedly cold shower, and there’s no greener, smarter way to prevent such a rude awakening than with a tankless hot water heater. A great solution for delivering cost-effective hot water to your home, a tankless hot water heater is energy...

Energy Efficient Tankless Water Heater

If remodeling your bathroom is your next home improvement project, you've got the perfect opportunity to update to a tankless water heater. A tankless water heater is more energy efficient than the traditional tank-type model. A tankless water heater heats water only as you need it, instead of...

How to Avoid Plumbing Emergencies
Holidays are a prime season for out-of-town visitors, and, often, household plumbing emergencies, including backed up drains and clogged pipes. Busy kitchens mean more grease and food waste to drag down the kitchen drain and disposer, and house guests equal extra showers, baths and toilet...