• Eternal Tankless Water Heater

    Is It Good To Go Tankless?

    Is a tankless water heater the right choice for your home or business? It might be, but there are important ...

Eternal Tankless Water Heater

Is It Good To Go Tankless?

Is a tankless water heater the right choice for your home or business? It might be, but there are important factors that you need to consider before making your decision. These factors are not often discussed in advertisements, often leading people in the wrong direction. If your goal is to have a virtual endless supply […]

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The Root Of The Problem

Floor drain backing up? Toilet gurgling or water level very low? Those are signs that your sewer line may have a problem… Sometimes tree roots can find their way into your sewer line and cause a stoppage. Most sewer problems start slowly, so look for signs of a problem such as sluggish flushing, bubbling or […]

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Back-Up Sump Pump System

How To Prepare For The Storms

As we move toward the rainy season, now’s the time to have your sump pump tested. A flooded basement is most often caused by a failure of your sump pump, usually due to a faulty switch. During the winter months, the pump rarely runs, and like many things, lack of exercise increases the risk of […]

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Kohler 2-Way Roman Diverter Replacement

  The replacement Kohler 2-way diverter cartridge for the roman tub valve does not physically match the existing cartridge. Perhaps this is not the proper replacement for the valve.

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Maax Ella Sleek Roman Tub Deck Mounted Valve

How to Install Romain Tub Valve on Maax Ella Sleek

Are you trying to learn how to install a roman tub valve on a Maax Ella Sleek? We tried to find a roman bathtub filler with hand sprayer that would install on the deck of a Maax Ella Sleek. After numerous telephone conversations with Maax, and many attempts to find a valve that would work, […]

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Overhead Sewers & Back Water Valves

Do I Need An Overhead Sewer Or Backwater Valve? In most cases, your home’s sanitary sewer is ultimately connected to a municipal sanitary sewer system managed by your town. Your sanitary system is usually called the sanitary service and the towns system is referred to as the sanitary main. Many older homes (and a few […]

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Heat Wave

Save Money Now & All Summer!

Keep Cool This Summer! Your air conditioning system has been dormant all winter, so before you ask it start working overtime this summer, you should have it thoroughly cleaned and adjusted. A clean system will run more efficiently, saving you money on energy costs, and can help you avoid a costly break down, especially when […]

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Sump Pump Failure

Wait Before Using The Hose

Your Outdoor Faucet Could Be Leaking Inside When the weather starts to turn warmer you might be tempted to break out the hose. But that could be a big mistake if you’re not careful. The garage floor, your car, and the garden have all been waiting patiently for a good bath. But before you turn […]

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Frozen Water Pipes

Keep Your Pipes From Freezing

Keep Your Pipes From Freezing and Damaging Your Home! When water freezes it expands, creating pressure on anything it’s contained in, like metal and copper pipes. The expansion is very powerful and can break or burst the pipes and fittings. Uninsulated pipes located near exterior walls are the most vulnerable to freezing. Here are some […]

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R22

R22 Was Phased Out & is Now Banned From Usage R22 (chlordiflouromethane) was the most commonly used refrigerant in air conditioning systems as well as other refrigeration applications. Rss is now banned for use in all new refrigeration applications. Since December 31st, 2009, all use of R22 is now illegal. All refrigeration equipment still using […]

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