Plumbing Problems You Might Face When Your Plumbing Is Old

If your plumbing is old, you may be looking at major repairs in the future. Rather than let pipe problems take you by surprise, consider having an inspection so that you can make improvements at your convenience. Here are some major problems that can happen to your home's old plumbing. A Slab Leak Caused By A Cracked Pipe A slab leak can happen when pipes are old and corroded. The leak might be small or large, but since the leak is under the foundation of your house, you might not notice it right away. [Read More]

Reasons That A Hot Water Heater May Shut Down Unexpectedly

Your home's hot water heater is something that runs in the background without you having to think about it. However, there may come a time where you find that nothing but cold water is coming out of your hot water faucets. Here are some reasons why you can have a hot water heater that has shut down unexpectedly. Tripped Reset Switch Your hot water heater has a reset switch on it that will cut off the heat going to the tank. [Read More]

Four Types Of Naturally Occurring Substances In Well Water That Can Create Health Complications If Not Treated

Most well water problems can be remedied by filtration or other treatments, but as a private well owner, it's your job to stay on top of your well water's needs. If you don't regularly test your well water (or even have never had it tested), you may be unaware of problems that could cause health issues later on. Some of these problems can occur even if your well isn't contaminated by outside sources. Here are four substances that can occur naturally in the ground and may affect your health and that of your family if not treated. [Read More]

Benefits Of A Water Filter For Your Tap

When compared to purchasing bottled water, adding filters to the faucets of your home can offer multiple benefits. Here are a few of them: Cost Bottled water can be quite expensive, especially if your family drinks large amounts of water on a regular basis.The manufacturer's packaging and plastic bottle expenses are passed on to you. The cost of tap water is generally much lower.  With a filter, your family can consume healthy quantities of drinking water without challenging your budget. [Read More]