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What Is PEX Piping?

What Is PEX Piping?

Are you considering repiping your home? Today, there's a less expensive option than copper for repiping your home, and that's thanks to flexible PEX pipe. Not only will PEX piping save you money, but it will also be quieter in your home. Remember back in the day when...

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What Size Tankless Water Heater Do I Need?

What Size Tankless Water Heater Do I Need?

What Size Tankless Water Heater Do I Need? Modern technology is a great thing. Where you once had to wait for your hot water tank to refill after running the dishwasher or taking a shower, there are now options that give you an almost endless supply of glorious heated...

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20 Ways to Save Money on Your Water Bill

20 Ways to Save Money on Your Water Bill

Do you have a case of the high utility bill blues? This incredibly common ailment happens to households just like yours all across the country. The good news is that there are many different things you can do to fix the issue and get your bill back down to a...

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What Is A Slab Leak?

What Is A Slab Leak?

What is a slab leak? A slab leak is a water leak in a plumbing pipe that runs through or under your concrete foundation. Slab leaks can be located using high-tech infrared equipment to visually see the leak on a screen as temperature changes in the floor, or...

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Water Saving Shower Heads & Other Shower Ideas

Water Saving Shower Heads & Other Shower Ideas

Saving Water in the Shower For those of us who enjoy long, hot showers in the mornings or evenings, we may find our water bills a little higher than we would like.  Allowing yourself to enjoy a shower may be an essential part of your self-care routine. Rather than...

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Automatic Leak Detector & Shut-0ff

Automatic Leak Detector & Shut-0ff

Automated Leak Detection & Shut-Off! The Moen Flo® water leak detection device is absolutely one of the best new device ideas we’ve ever seen. I can’t tell how damaging a bad water leak can be, especially if you’re not home when it happens. Every week we see at...

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How to shut off your home’s water

How to shut off your home’s water

How to shut-off water to your home in a leak emergency! Step 1. Find the location where your main water pipe enters your home. This is usually where there's a hose bib at the front or side of house. Step 2. Turn the handle or valve on it so it no longer lines up with...

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How to find a water leak in your home’s plumbing

How to find a water leak in your home’s plumbing

How you can tell where a water leak is coming from You can use your water meter to help identify if you have a water leak, and if it's located outside or inside the home. Find the water leak by using the following steps: Find the water supply shut-off valve, usually...

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How To Drain A Washing Machine

How To Drain A Washing Machine

How to drain a washing machine - step-by-step If you’re like most busy families, you heavily rely on your washing machine. Keeping up with laundry for multiple people at a given time requires almost daily use, which is why it's such a big problem when your washing...

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How To Drain A Water Heater

How To Drain A Water Heater

How To Drain A Water Heater Tank We can all agree that a hot water heater is a pretty important part of your home. After all, you wouldn’t be able to do dishes, wash laundry, or take a relaxing shower if you didn’t have hot water. Sadly, it’s also one of the most...

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