Fall is fast approaching. Cooler temperatures can wreak havoc on your plumbing system is you’re not properly prepared. To prevent a surprise home flooding or big repair bill, undertake these five maintenance tasks in September to reduce the risk of serious plumbing issues that may appear this fall and winter.
Is your shower head not performing like it used to? Over time mineral deposits can build up, clogging some of the ports and giving you uneven or low water flow.
Here are some pro tips to help get your shower head back to peak performance:
Plumbing problems happen. You could be dealing with anything from a leaky faucet to a building-wide outage. Whether you need routine maintenance or emergency service, finding the right plumber can be challenging. Some plumbing services show up hours late while others never show at all. It might be tempting to attempt a do-it-yourself fix, but that could cost you in the long run too.
Before you sign anything or agree to pay a plumber, be sure to ask these four questions:
The rising summer temperatures often coincide with an increase in water usage as children spend more time at home and at the pool, laundry loads increase, and toilets are used more often. Your family’s water usage can increase by 25% - 50% during the summer months.
With the 4th of July just around the corner, many homeowners are prepping for barbecues, watching sports, viewing firework displays, and having people over for the festivities. But how do you let your guests stay cool in the summer heat, without breaking the bank on energy bills?