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Sunday Morning Tip for Dec 06: Five Most Common Winter Plumbing Issues

Suddenly a list already stacked high with home improvement projects feels perpetually stuck in place. We’re in the house more than ever, looking at everything that needs to be done. Don’t let that get you down and don’t overthink the process!

Plumbing and Wiring

4 Plumbing Problems You Can Attribute to the Seasons

The time of year and weather has a material result on the performance of plumbing, drain, and sewer systems — especially residential plumbing systems.

Home Renovation Sunday Tips

Sunday Morning Tip for May 17: 5 Things You Should Check Before Starting a Remodel

The building industry has seen many differences in construction design in the last few decades. One of these major differences is the use of floor trusses in residential building construction.

Plumbing and Wiring

Protect Your Pipes: 4 Things You Should Never Pour Down the Drain

Now that you’re a homeowner and responsible for all maintenance and repairs, you’ll want to do everything possible to avoid repairs. One thing you can do is not put pipe-clogging food and cooking residue down your drains.

Plumbing and Wiring

Best Plumbing Tips When Mapping Out Your Plumbing For Home Renovation

Tweet And while of the renovations can be done by merely reorganizing items and buying new ones, it’s never the same when it comes to the plumbing. You basically don’t

Plumbing and Wiring

Plumbing Renovation: How to Start and Finish Your Project

Overhauling your plumbing system at home can do a lot for your household convenience and comfort levels. Nothing can beat a plumbing system that’s modern, efficient and reliable as can be, after all.

Plumbing and Wiring

Causes Behind Clogging of Drains and Ways to Prevent Blockage

You often may find that the sink takes time to drain. Or there is a pool of water under the shower or a foul smell emanating from the kitchen sink. All these are the warning signs of a clogged drain.

Plumbing and Wiring

How to Prevent Clogging Issues in Kitchen Drains – 3 Tips to Remember

Tweet The main reason why your plumbing drains will frequently clog up is because of buildup of unwanted materials and elements. This is a common plumbing problem. When it happens,

Home Interior

When DIY Home Improvement Doesn’t Make Sense

Tweet Certain tasks, such as laying tile, replacing light fixtures or installing a new bathroom vanity are well within the expertise of many weekend warriors. However, there comes a time

Home Improvements

Quick Checklist: The Most Important Renovations You’ll Never See

Many people concentrate on renovations that improve the look of their home, such as new flooring, new siding and kitchen and bath upgrades. But there are many valuable renovations you can make to the guts of your home that never see the light of day.

Home Renovation

5 Extreme Home Makeover Projects to Leave to the Pros

DIY (do-it-yourself) home makeover projects are certainly in vogue these days. This is mostly due to the ever-increasing amount of cable TV programs dedicated to such concepts.

Plumbing and Wiring

How to Relocate Plumbing when Remodeling a Bathroom

If you wish to rearrange your bathroom fixtures during a bathroom remodeling, that will not be a problem. Relocating the pipes and drains is what is problematic. A major plumbing work has to be done in order to move the toilet only a few inches.

Home Maintenance

Waterproofing to Avoid Home Repairs

Purchasing a home is one of the biggest steps in a person’s life. It provides a secure stable environment, which is the perfect setting for raising a family.

Plumbing and Wiring

Toilet Trouble? Stave off the Flood with These Tips

If you have a clogged toilet, you will want to fix it swiftly and without the worry of an overflow. There are several different methods that you can try to unclog your toilet. Here are some for you to try.

Plumbing and Wiring

How to Green-Up Your Plumbing

Upgrading your plumbing to go green is not only to use energy efficient heating and cooling systems or materials which are more sustainable and ecofriendly; it is also being done so that you can save up on energy and water as well.

Plumbing and Wiring

9 Things You Need to Know About Your Home Plumbing

The plumbing in your home is one of those things that you take for granted until it quits working. But when your sink won’t drain or your pipes freeze up, it can really make life miserable.

Plumbing and Wiring

How To Keep Your Plumbing In Tip Top Shape Year Round

Some plumbing tips are almost common knowledge, as local news outlets around Edmonton remind us to keep our taps open to prevent burst pipes during freezing weather.

Home Interior

Renovation Essentials: What You Need to Know

You’re shopping for a home, a fixer upper, looking for a bargain that you can transform from an ugly duckling into a beautiful swan. The process is a long one, requiring much patience and knowledge about the project at hand.

Plumbing and Wiring

Five Things to Know in a Plumbing Emergency

When you encounter a plumbing emergency, you may be tempted to panic. Do your best to stay calm.

Home Interior

Mother-Daughter Home Considerations

Tweet That other person may be your mother, another relative, a friend, or even a stranger. In these cases you’re considering making your home livable for one more individual, a