Toilet Flanges: What Are They and How Do They Work

Toilets that are leaking, moving, or making weird noises are a sign that something is wrong. Sometimes a toilet that is acting up can be a simple fix, as simple as fixing or replacing a flange. The toilet flange connects the toilet to the drainpipes leading to the outside sewer. Flanges are also responsible for keeping the toilet securely attached [...]

Basics of Water Heaters: Parts, Types, and How They Work

If you enjoy having hot water then you probably enjoy having a hot water heater in your home. While your hot water heater may not be in direct view at all times or even the most accessible location, it is important to understand how your hot water heater works, the types of water heaters available, and also the parts for [...]

Ants and Gnats in the Bathroom? Why and How to Get Rid of Them

I’d like to blame it on the weather but it seems that no matter the time of year it is or the temperature, ants and gnats always find their way into the bathroom. Whether you see them just flying around or crawling on the floor or near the drain they can be a nuisance and make a clean area immediately [...]

Tips That Will Keep Your Plumber Out of Your Home

While plumbers are people just like us who are polite and friendly, in a sense, we want to keep them out of our homes. Usually having a plumber in the house means there is something wrong and no one wants to constantly have things go wrong. There are exceptions where calling a plumber is completely necessary between new installations and [...]