Your septic system takes care of the wastewater produced in your home and carries it away through the tank and drain field. Your tank will last roughly 40 years, and generally needs to be pumped out every other year. Drain fields last about 20 years, and you can eventually reuse an old drain field once your second one is no longer of use. Your septic system can run well for years without any problems, but there are signs to watch out for that indicate your septic system needs repair.
21 September 2019
The plumbing in your home can be easy to not think about when everything is going right. However, if you want everything to continue to function well in regards to your plumbing, you need to make sure you avoid two of the most common plumbing mistakes. Treating Your Garbage Disposal Like a Garbage Can One of the sinks that seems to get clogged up the most in homes is the kitchen sink, and that is because people don't treat the kitchen sink with the respect that it deserves.
5 August 2019
Did a pipe just burst in your home and start causing water to come flooding in? If so, you're likely scrambling to figure out how to fix it. Thankfully, you can repair a burst pipe fairly quickly with a special part known as a push-fit pipe fitting. Here are some tips to get your copper or PEX plumbing patched. The Fitting One of the easiest ways to fix a burst pipe is with a push-fit pipe fitting.
23 May 2019
Many companies have put out what they have deemed to be 'flushable' products. They know that people love to have convenient products and making things flushable gives them more angles in which they can advertise their products as. Adding 'flushable' to the packaging can be the determining factor that makes consumers purchase their product over someone else's that doesn't claim to be flush friendly. However, there are certain items that you still won't want to flush down your toilets, no matter what the packaging says.
26 December 2018
Access to public toilets isn't usually available when in remote locations, such as when constructing a home in a rural area. It also takes time to install a functional plumbing system so a toilet can be installed during the process of constructing a rural home. If you and your contractors are currently experiencing such a situation, there is an easy resolution to the problem. Locate the nearest portable toilet rental company in your area to find out which types are available that can meet the needs of your crew.
29 November 2018
It's important as a home owner for you to be ready to deal with all the issues that can come up with your home. One of the things you may find yourself dealing with is hot water heater issues. This article will help to give you a good understanding of some of the common problems water heaters can suffer from that need addressing. You can't get hot water If you go to turn on the hot water only to find none comes out of the faucet, then this tells you the hot water heater isn't doing its job at all.
12 October 2018
Taking care of your home is sure to be one of the things you do each day. This will allow you to stress less and have a property that is valued higher. One of the top things you'll need to do is to ensure you have a septic tank that's clean. Of course, you may notice some things that indicate you need to do this job. Being aware of specific warnings that alert you to the fact it's time to clean your septic area may be helpful.
12 September 2018