Posts in the Plumbing Category

The Flint Water Problem Part II: Jumping In And Helping Out

Lead poisoning is dangerous for anyone. Lead in the water system in Flint. Michigan once again made headlines. Experts say that water treatment would have prevented 90% of the problems with Flint’s water. The Safe Drinking Water Act, enacted in 1986, required the Environmental Protection Agency to set standards for the concentration of lead in […]

The Flint Water Problem Part III: Protecting Your Water Quality

The Safe Drinking Water Act, enacted in 1986, required the Environmental Protection Agency to set standards for the concentration of lead in public pipes and pushing for “lead-free” water systems. But, lead is everywhere. Lead enters our bodies from drinking water, as well as dust, soil and air. In fact, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) […]

Tankless Water Heaters: The Pros and Cons

Trying to get ready for work and getting a cold shower because someone else used all the hot water is a really bad way to start your day. It takes a long time for the tank heat a tank of water. And, once it’s heated, the water cools and it’s re-heated several times a day. […]

Best Water Heating & Treatment Options for Your Home

In the United States, we are fortunate to have clean water, but it could be a lot cleaner.  Municipal water treatment circulates water through sand beds to remove visible particles and then chlorine and/or ammonia is added to kill bacteria. Our water treatment facilities were not designed to take out synthetic organic chemicals and toxic […]

Choosing The Right Emergency Plumbing Company

The Emergency Plumbing Company In Houston Emergency plumbers can help us a lot. There are many things that they can offer. There are many benefits and advantages that they can give. Hiring emergency plumbers can also help you with your utility bills. If you have noticed your utility bill rise suddenly, then you might need […]

Drain Cleaning And Maintenance: A Guide And What To Expect

Drain Cleaning And Maintenance In Houston Homeowners A drain cleaner and maintenance is a chemical-based consumer product that unblocks sewer pipes or helps to prevent the occurrence of clogged drains. The term may also refer to the individual who uses performs the activity with chemical drain cleaners or devices known as plumber’s snake.

Storage Water Heater Guide And What To Expects

Storage Water Heater Installation In Houston Homeowners Storage water heaters are the familiar tall, cylindrical white tanks that utilize natural gas, electricity, propane, or fuel oil to heat water. They store from 20 to 120 gallons of water, depending on the size of the tank.  A storage water heater holds a reservoir of hot water […]

Healthful Advantages Of Water Filter Installation

Water Filter Installation In Houston Homeowners Water filters are deliberately designed to make its mechanism uncomplicated and trouble-free.  Using filtered water is a good step ahead to use healthy water without contaminants.Filters rely on various technologies, or just one, to improve the quality of water for more than just satisfaction. 

Bathroom Remodeling Vanities That Make You A Big Impact

A Bathroom  Remodeling Tips For Houston Homeowners Bathroom remodeling is the easiest, as it usually involves improvements to the existing design, without any change to the overall layout of the room. And because many homes have the same, bland bathrooms that were originally installed by the builder, there is ample room for improvement in a […]

Sump Pump Installation: How To Install And What Do Expect

Sump Pump Installation In Houston Homeowners A sump pump installation is a device that is designed to pump water out of an area before it can flood. A pit is dug at the lowest point of the area. This is called the sump. All water that flows into the area will naturally flow into the […]