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Live in HEB or Tarrant County? Be Aware of These Common Plumbing Issues

Plumber in a kitchen addressing plumbing issues

Whether they’re minor or major in nature, plumbing issues aren’t something that you should put off for long. The reasons for this are two-fold. For starters, plumbing issues aren’t going to fix themselves. In fact, they’re only likely to worsen over time. Secondly, many plumbing issues are also associated with wasted water – and that […]

Inspecting your Sprinkler System as Spring Begins

spinkler system

If you haven’t used your sprinkler system since last summer, just know that a lot can happen to it over the course of fall and winter. The sudden changes in temperature throughout the seasons have been known to crack the pipes and harsh winters can leave them frozen. If the sprinkler heads suffered any damage […]

5 Best Hacks to Deal with Clogged Drains

unclog the bathroom sink with a plunger

Clogged drains are pretty noticeable, like when you’re standing in ankle-deep water during your shower or when water pools up in the sink while you’re brushing your teeth. Clogged drains are pretty annoying as is, but they can become even more of a nuisance if you fail to act appropriately. In fact, according to Wise […]

How Does the Toilet Work?

It’s the one fixture in your home that you probably take for granted, but it rarely fails you. Invented in 1596, according to the Smithsonian Institution, it wasn’t until the mid-1800’s that the bathroom throne started appearing regularly. Today, many homes come with multiple bathrooms, each equipped with a standard flush toilet. Find out more […]

Preparing Your Pipes and Sprinkler System for a Blast of Winter Weather

Winter is coming and so are colder temperatures. While the Bedford area sports warmer winter weather than some areas of the country, temperatures still average in the 30’s and 40’s — and this can wreak havoc on your sprinkler system. Take care of your pipes and sprinklers now and avoid the high cost of repairs […]

Try These DIY Drain Cleaning Tips Before Calling Your Local Plumber

Most homeowners want to save money by trying to fix household problems themselves. But a smart homeowner knows when to stop and call the professionals to do the job. Clogged drains are among the top five most common plumbing problems that a homeowner will experience. Here are some ways to try to open up slow […]

Girl Power: 5 Household Projects Guys Pretend You Need Them For (You Don’t!)

Some guys like to show off their machismo by taking care of all the maintenance and repairs around the house, including any plumbing issues. Here are five simple plumbing issues that don’t require an advanced degree in plumbing to fix — even if your man claims otherwise. Unclogging a Toilet Unclogging a toilet usually takes […]

Winterizing Your Home’s Plumbing: What You Need to Know

If you live in an area of the country that’s susceptible to cold weather, then failing to properly winterize your home’s plumbing and sprinkler system can cost you – both in repair costs and in the mess that it could potentially create. And while North Texas often isn’t associated with having winters comparable to, say, […]