The Pros and Cons of Radiant Heating

The Pros and Cons of Radiant Heating

One of the most efficient ways to heat a home is with radiant heating. As demand for more affordable radiant heating technologies increases, the technology involved becomes more refined and accessible.  This technology comes with its benefits and disadvantages, just like anything else. Homeowners thinking of investing in radiant heating will have to consider prices, […]

5 Benefits of Having a Radiant Heating System In Your Home

5 Benefits of Having a Radiant Heating System In Your Home

Equipping your home with a radiant heating system is the cleanest, most dependable, and most cost-effective way to heat your home. As a homeowner, it couldn’t get any better than this system— saving money and helping the environment is a match made in heaven.  This may seem like new technology, but radiant heating is one […]

How Hard Water Can Wreak Havoc on Your Home

How Hard Water Can Wreak Havoc on Your Home

When you think about it, hard water sounds like a crazy concept; how can a liquid be hard? But hard water doesn’t necessarily mean the water itself is tough. Rather, it refers to water containing the highest calcium and magnesium.  So, what’s the big deal with some minerals in your water, and why should you […]

What To Do When You Have A Broken Garbage Disposal

What to Do When If Have a Broken Garbage Disposal

A broken garbage disposal can be a real headache. This is especially true if you rely on it when it comes time to purge your fridge. There are times where you can do some simple troubleshooting to get it working again, but other times you may need to put in a little extra work to […]

How to Tell If Your Bathtub Is Broken

​​How to Tell If Your Bathtub Is Broken

It’s the workhorse of the bathroom, so when your bathtub is broken, it demands immediate attention. It’s easy to forget about the lowly tub until suddenly your daily showers are compromised. What are the most common reasons your bathtub might not be fully functional? How can you tell if you need to repair or replace […]

What Exactly Is Radiant Heating?

What is exactly is Radiant Heating?

Of all the ways to heat a home, radiant heating is one of the newer methods. With outdoor temperatures dropping, you may be looking for efficient ways to heat your home. Most of us are familiar with traditional furnaces, radiators, and forced-air systems, but newer radiant heat systems are less well-known. Let’s take a look […]

Here’s Why You Should Stop Buying Bottled Water Each Week

Here's Why You Should Stop Buying Bottled Water Each Week

It’s so easy to toss a pack of bottled water into the shopping cart when you’re buying groceries for the week. Convenient and seemingly inexpensive, those bottles of water often don’t prompt a second thought. But is convenience really worth the true cost of all those plastic bottles? Let’s take a look at why you […]

How Can I Tell If My Garbage Disposal Is Broken?

How can I Tell If My Garbage Disposal is Broken?

An everyday workhorse, the garbage disposal is a fixture of most kitchens that we don’t realize how reliant we are until it stops working.  So how can you tell if this unsung hero, your disposal, is broken? What about how to fix it or when to replace it? We’ll cover everything in today’s post. Signs […]

This Is What You Need to Do If Your Water Pipes Burst

This is What You Need to Do If Your Water Pipes Burst

It’s hard to know what to do when the unexpected happens, like having your water pipes burst. So keep reading to learn more. In the event of your water pipes bursting, here is a step-by-step guide to follow and take control of the situation. You’ll want to take action immediately since water flowing from a […]

6 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Water Main Line

6 Signs It's Time to Replace Your Water Main line

As a homeowner, it’s crucial to recognize the signs of a compromised water main line to prevent damage from happening to your home. A water main is the line that connects your home’s plumbing system to a municipal water supply. These pipes ensure that you have an adequate supply of water each day. If this […]