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Winter Proofing Your Home the Right Way

Winter cold causes a very serious amount of damage to many homes every year, and while people usually consider these damages unavoidable, there are plenty of ways to prevent them. If you don’t act in time, it can cost you a lot of money both in terms of insurance premiums and bills, even though the…

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3 Types Of Water Damage You Don’t Need In Your Home

When you think about all the water that runs through pipes in your home, think about what would happen if they weren’t in tip-top shape. Here are three types of water damage that can be easily prevented. Water Damage 1) Your Washing Machine Decides to Malfunction Imagine you throw in a load of laundry and…

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Plumbing Repair: 8 Ways How to Extend the Lifetime of Your Plumbing System

No one likes calling the plumber for a visit – even when it’s totally necessary. But, since most plumbing repairs should only be done by a plumbing professional, you’ll need to call a trusted plumber when you notice a leak, clogged drain or other plumbing problem. Plumbing Repair Service Of course, just because you have…

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What Would Happen if Everyone in Seattle Flushed Their Toilets Simultaneously?

When it comes to toilets, most people take a “let’s not talk about it” stance. After all, discussing your bathroom habits isn’t exactly dinner party talk. But while toilet talk might not make for polite conversation, it creates an interesting dialogue about water, quality and conservation. Whether it’s hypothesizing over what would happen if everyone…

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How Your Running Toilet May Be Draining Your Bank Account

For a simple mechanism that doesn’t tend to change very much, there are a fair few things that can go wrong with a toilet. As it’s an important addition to any home, this is something you’ll want to get fixed right away. Running Toilet Blockages and burst pipes aside, one minor breakdown that can cause…

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10 Effective Tips for How to Increase Water Pressure In Shower?

If you start your day with a shower, chances are you’re at least partially relying on it waking you up. After a lot of questions asked for How to Increase Water Pressure in Shower?, Fischer Plumbing experts have decided to write all the best ways to fix low water pressure in shower? If you suffer…

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Home Remedies for a Slow Draining Tub

It’s always a plus when the water drains out of your sink or bathtub at the proper pace. That also makes it a huge pain when it doesn’t. There are a number of ways your sink or tub could have become slow; waste, build-up of food scraps or even bath salts. Their delicate fragrance can…

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PEX VS. COPPER PIPE: WHICH PIPE IS BEST FOR MY HOME?

As the world is advancing its living standards and focusing on sustainable technology, the people of the U.S have always preferred having a healthy & sustainable water supply in their homes. Hence, Pex vs. Copper pipe which is better for my home? is a question, always been asked. When living in a big city, it…

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How To Detect Water Pollution In Your Home?

Water pollution is something that we think is limited to eloping countries, and we often see news reports of severe illnesses caused by outbreaks of cholera and other harmful bacteria. Homes in all countries are susceptible to dirty water or water pollution, no matter how clean we try to keep things. Most of the time,…

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How To Detect A Water Leak Under Concrete?

You might be familiar with The Simpsons, since after all, it’s only been on the air for 25 years. In the 24th season episode Adventures in Baby-Getting, Marge Simpson attempts to get Homer to fix a leaky faucet in the backyard. Homer, everyone’s favorite alcoholic animated TV dad, neglects to do this for several years,…

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Why Water Heater Efficiency Standards Should Concern You

So what do you need to look for should you come to the point where your home needs a new water heater? And why should water heater efficiency standards concern you? Watch for the End There are some warning signs that a water heater is approaching the end of its life. It might start behaving…

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Hot Water Heater Repair

Water Heater Signs to Repair or Replace Having issues with your hot water heater? There may be some very noticeable signs of it needing to be fixed or replaced. Here’s how to tell you need a professional technician to take a look at your hot water heater:

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