Information, Tutorials, and Tips for Your Home!

April 22, 2017
Plumbing Tips to Help You Save Water

It’s every property owner’s dream to lower their utility bill, and this can only be done if you know how to conserve water and electricity. For water-saving, aside from cutting down daily usage, you  can avoid water wastage by familiarizing yourself with some common plumbing tips you should practice. 6 Tips to Conserve Water 1.Never Neglect the Drains […]

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November 30, 2016
How To Treat Your Garbage Disposal Properly

If you are in the habit of sending everything left on your plates into the sink and the garbage disposal, you may want to reconsider. It is a very helpful appliance but it is not a ‘catch all’ designed to make clean up easier. The purpose of the garbage disposal is to shred food waste […]

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September 27, 2016
Now Is The Time To Act: Avoiding Sewer Backups At The Holidays.

Avoiding Holiday Sewer Backups Autumn is upon us, and we are all happily soaking up the last bit of sun we can.  With the sunny weather in the Puget Sound traditionally lasting through late September to early October, the last thing we want to think about is the beginning of the rainy season.  For those […]

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September 15, 2016
Tankless or Traditional? Which Water Heater is Right For You?

When it’s time to replace your water heater you’ll need to make a decision - replace it with another traditional style water heater or switch to a tankless system. So which one is the better choice? Like any major purchase decision, you’ll need to weigh the advantages and disadvantages of both choices to see what […]

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August 9, 2016
Who Is Responsible For Repairs When Your Sewer Backs Up?

Who gets the bill for sewer repairs? When it comes to typical plumbing issues, the responsible party is almost always the homeowner. Water flows into your home from the local utility so any failure is almost always after the water gets to your home.  Your sewer system is just the opposite – the waste flows […]

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July 21, 2016
5 Tips To Help Avoid A Plumbing Nightmare While On Vacation

Many of us are in full vacation mode here in the Pacific Northwest.  You're packed, you checked the house to make sure everything is in order and you're ready to hit the road. But are you? One thing you may not consider when heading out - how to prepare your home for your absence - […]

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June 19, 2016
The Problem With Tree Roots And Clay Pipes

The Nemesis of Sewer and Drain Pipes: Tree Roots Tree roots are the nemesis of sewer and drain pipes in the Puget Sound area. – especially those installed from the early 1900’s through the 1970’s. The Puget Sound area is full of trees and other greenery creating more issues from roots than many other areas of […]

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April 20, 2016
How to Get Quality Plumbing Services at a Fair Price

Getting Quality Plumbing Services Done at a Fair Price Depending on the report you check, the plumbing industry always seem to be at the top of the list for customer complaints. It can be hard to find a plumbing company you can trust. It can be hard for the average home or business owner to know what […]

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April 20, 2016
How to Perform a Leak Detection Test

Leak Detection Test Here are our leak detection instructions on how to check your meter to determine if you have one in your water system and, if you do, to isolate whether it is inside or outside your home. This test should be conducted for a 30 minute period, during which time no water is being used on […]

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