• Why You Need Your Water Heater Flushed Regularly

    You know that every 3,000 miles, it’s time to get your car’s oil changed. Your home’s water heater works the same way. Angie’s List recommends you schedule an appointment to flush your water heater annually. Energy Conservation Saving energy is not just about saving money; it’s also about preserving our environment. When minerals build up […]

  • Is Insulating Your Water Pipes a Good Idea?

    Insulating the hot water pipes in your home reduces heat loss and can increase the water temperature by up to 4º F. Water pipe insulation is a cost-effective maintenance procedure that takes very little time to complete, yet represents a nice cost savings by letting you lower your water temperature setting. How to Protect Your […]

  • 5 Preventative Tips to Keep Clogs Away!

    The best way to keep drains clog-free is to be careful about what goes into them. Obvious, right? Since no one’s perfect, slow or clogged drains are bound to happen. Your first best step for preventing drain clogs is to have them professionally inspected and cleaned. After that, use these five preventative tips to keep […]

  • Basic Dishwasher Maintenance Tips Everyone Should Know!

    It’s one of the most appreciated home appliances, saving time, money and precious resources. The dishwasher is usually a low-maintenance device. If you’re like most people, you probably think it gets a good cleaning every time you use it – but that’s not the case. Food scraps, soap scum and grease can all conspire to […]