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Plumbing 101 – Basic Plumbing Tips For Homeowners

Subscribe to the Home Remodeler Blog for home remodeling and maintenance tips. Here are some Basic Plumbing Tips For Homeowners: Know the location of the main water shut-off valve; it’s usually by the water meter. Also know where additional shut-off valves are for your water heater, water softener, clothes washer, dishwasher and all kitchen and […]

What Every Homeowner Should Know About Plumbing

Know the location of the main water shut-off valve; it’s usually by the water meter. Also know where additional shut-off valves are for your water heater, water softener, clothes washer, dishwasher and all kitchen and bathroom sinks. Test those shut-off valves once each year to make sure they operate properly. If you notice dripping water […]

What Every Homeowner Should Know About Plumbing

Know the location of the main water shut-off valve; it’s usually by the water meter. Also know where additional shut-off valves are for your water heater, water softener, clothes washer, dishwasher and all kitchen and bathroom sinks. Test those shut-off valves once each year to make sure they operate properly. If you notice dripping water […]

Thinking of a Tankless Water Heater?

Caryl Owen, a loyal viewer of our TV show, is interested in installing a tankless water heater in her home. Her plumber advised her that a tankless water heater would not provide sufficient water pressure for a multi-head shower system. Caryl emailed asking  for our input on this issue. We checked with one of our […]

Help … My Drain Is Clogged – Part 6

As they say, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Prevention in this case is defined as a sound home drain preventative maintenance program. In other words, don’t give drain troubles a chance to start! With care and a few simple preventative measures, the homeowner or renter can minimize drain, sewer or […]

Help … My Drain Is Clogged – Part 5

As they say, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Prevention in this case is defined as a sound home drain preventative maintenance program. In other words, don’t give drain troubles a chance to start! With care and a few simple preventative measures, the homeowner or renter can minimize drain, sewer or […]

Help … My Drain Is Clogged – Part 4

As they say, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Prevention in this case is defined as a sound home drain preventative maintenance program. In other words, don’t give drain troubles a chance to start! With care and a few simple preventative measures, the homeowner or renter can minimize drain, sewer or […]