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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

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

Tweet Here are some of the most important renovations that you will never see. Plumbing Renovations to your plumbing system can be among the most important ones to your home

Home Renovation

5 Extreme Home Makeover Projects to Leave to the Pros

Tweet While television and the internet may imply otherwise, the sad truth is that the majority of DIY projects are failures rather than successes. Here are five home makeover projects

Plumbing and Wiring

How to Relocate Plumbing when Remodeling a Bathroom

Tweet Before you contact your contractor or plumber, you should know that there are three possible scenarios for this situation. 1) Ground-floor bathroom, raised foundation. This is the simple scenario,

Featured 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

Plumbing and Wiring

6 Home Preparation Tips for Winter Vacation

Tweet Leaving your home during winter vacation has its own preparation requirements, what you must follow to ensure that your return does not come with one or more surprises. 1.

Plumbing and Wiring

When to Fix Your Own Plumbing Problems, and When You Need a Hero!

Tweet Certainly, these professions probably make for a better level of drama and intrigue, but what about other professions, that when you need to call on them, seem pretty darn

Bed and Bath

Is it Time to Update Your Showerhead?

Tweet A one-hour project for your Saturday. Moving walls, adding a room to the back of the house and finishing the basement are each important and significant, but small changes