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The ABC’s of Plumbing – ADA

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a federal law, passed in 1990, which prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities. The term “disability” means a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of the major life activities of such individuals. Among the provisions in the law are requirements that have a role […]

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Conserving Water Made Easy With WaterSense

WaterSense® is a partnership program sponsored by US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which helps to promote water efficiency and enhance the market for water-efficient products, programs, and practices. Similar to the EnergyStar program that helps consumers choose energy-efficient appliances, WaterSense helps consumers to choose water-efficient products by specifying the maximum flow rates and minimum performance […]

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Landscaping Tips To Conceal Your Air Conditioner

For many homeowners, the outside part of the central air conditioner is not a feature of their home they want to show off.  With a little planning and time you can landscape around your air conditioner to conceal it from view while also ensuring that it can still operate without interference. One easy way to […]

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Sewer Pipe Materials

The type of sewer pipe material in your home uses will mostly be determined by its age. Older homes often have clay or cast iron pipes, while newer homes are most likely to use plastic. However, as older sewer lines are replaced, it’s becoming more common to find plastic sewer lines in older homes. Clay Sewer Pipes […]

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The ABC’s of Plumbing : Pressure Balancing Valve

The Pressure Balancing Valve, also called a pressure-compensating valve, is a plumbing device designed to reduce the likelihood of thermal shock and scalding while showering or bathing. It’s a safety device required by code in all localities in the Chicagoland area. The pressure-balance valve works by sensing the hot and cold water pressures coming in […]

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Garage Makeover Ideas

For many homeowners a garage is more than just a place to park a couple of cars, it’s a place to spend time enjoying a hobby, like restoring a classic car or motorcycle, or organizing collectables. Here are some ideas to make your garage a more comfortable and enjoyable place to spend time. Garage Heating […]

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Fixing a Wobbling Ceiling Fan

An out of balance ceiling fan that wobbles and shakes around is more than just an annoyance, the constant shifting weight can wear out the motor bearings and bushings over time, causing squeaking and eventually a worn out motor. If the blades are close to the ceiling, use a yard stick to measure the leading […]

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Choosing the Right Type of Fan For Your Home

There several different types of home fans, each with a different purpose. All fans play an important role in maintaining comfort and indoor air quality. The four main types of fans are: Whole-House Fans This type of fan is designed to circulate air throughout a home’s ductwork. It is sometimes confused with an attic ventilator […]

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Solving Outdoor Spigot Problems

It’s a hot, humid summer day in Chicagoland and you’re all set to fill the kid’s inflatable pool with water, but the outside spigot is not working or has low water pressure. There are several possible causes, here are some things to check when the outside faucet stops flowing. Shut-off valve If it was turned off […]

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Finding the Cause of Sewer Odor Problems

If you notice a smelly sewer odor in your home, there are several possible causes. Here are some things to check: 1. Check the floor drain trap. Without water to block the sewer gas from escaping, odors will enter the room. Pour water down the drain to refill the trap. 2. Check the cleanout plug […]

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