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The ABC’s of Plumbing – Toilet Wax Ring

If you’re noticing water around the base of your toilet, the cause may be a worn toilet wax ring. Made from a molded wax loop around a short plastic tube, wax rings are designed to fit almost any toilet and floor drain by conforming to the shape and size of the fitting. One benefit of […]

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Can Tankless Water Heaters Get as Hot as Conventional Tank Water Heaters?

One of the concerns many homeowners have when making the switch from a conventional tank-style water heater to a tankless, or on-demand water heater, is whether it can get the water as hot as a tank water heater. The short answer is yes. Most tankless water heaters have a thermostat that can be adjusted between 100° […]

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Choosing a Smoke Detector and Carbon Monoxide Detector For Your Home

The lifespan of a smoke detectors or carbon monoxide alarms will differ based on several factors, including type, model and where they are installed. Check your owner’s manual for specific information on when to replace a unit. Smoke detectors typically have a lifespan of 10 years and a carbon monoxide alarms 5 years. If the […]

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Will Low-Flow Toilets Work In An Older Home?

Installing low-flow toilets is a great way to conserve water and reduce your water bill. By using about half the volume of water as a standard toilet, you can save around a gallon and a half of water per flush. That adds up to thousands of gallons of water saved every year. Many states and […]

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Standby Generator Maintenance

If you have a standby whole house generator, it’s important to keep it properly maintained so it’s ready to turn on and operate reliably at a moment’s notice when the power to your home goes out. Here are some simple maintenance steps to perform this fall. Important: Before performing any maintenance on your home generator always […]

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Will Adjusting Your Thermostat Really Save You Money?

You’re looking for ways to save a few bucks on energy bills and let’s face it, you’re not alone. There’s a fine line between keeping your home at a comfortable temperature and finding ways to cut back on energy consumption and we understand that it can be a real burden at times. But adjusting your […]

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Tips to Get Your Home’s Plumbing System Ready for Fall

As we work our way through August, the fall months are just right around the corner. In a few short weeks you’ll be raking leaves and doing yard maintenance, but is your home ready? Even though it’s still summer, preparing your plumbing for the cold months now will help you avoid problems when the winter […]

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Weathering the Storm With a Whole House Generator

It’s hot. It’s humid. There’s a severe thunder storm rolling into town and you’re going to lose power. Don’t you wish you had a standby generator? Lots of late summer storms come through without much notice and we all know how devastating they can be. Wiping out power for hours or even days and knocking […]

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Different Hot Water Heater Designs

When choosing a new water heater there are several types to choose from. Each offers advantages and disadvantages, here is a comparison, starting with the most popular water heater designs. Storage Hot Water Heaters Advantages Available in a wide range of sizes Inexpensive to purchase and install Energy source gas or electric Average EF rating 0.67 […]

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Fall Electrical Safety Tips

As the cool fall weather shifts many activities back indoors, it’s important to keep electrical safety in mind to protect your family from the dangers of electric shock and fires. The Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) offers the following home electrical safety tip for fall: Do not tuck your electric blanket under mattresses or children, […]

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