The plumbing is perhaps one of the most important amenities in your home, yet it’s one that’s often overlooked. Some homeowners would even remain placid as long as water still goes down the drain. This is where the trouble might begin, though: by ignoring your plumbing, you’re probably ignoring possible issues as well.
Hard water has been a long-standing problem in many households across Canada. Traditionally, the Canadian government monitors average hardness levels for different municipalities and provinces as a way to measure water’s capacity to react with soap. High mineral concentration of calcium and magnesium essentially makes the water less effective for rinsing and lathering. As a […]
There are a plenty of reasons why anybody would want to move to and live in Edmonton, Alberta. For one thing, its culture is highly diversified. Furthermore, the city is rife with affordable and charming old houses for sale. However, like any other residential community, Edmonton tends to experience persistent plumbing problems, some that leave […]
Unresolved plumbing problems tend to be the most repulsive malfunctions in a home. They can make a stinky, unsightly mess. Beyond this, they can wreak severe damage to your home and property. Though plumbing snafus can usually be fixed by calling a skilled plumber who can examine the entire system, some problems are easily preventable […]
Pipes are durable, but they don’t last forever. Time will come when you need to repair or replace them to ensure the proper flow of water supply in your home. But, how do you know when to call a plumber for new pipes? What are the signs of old age and problems?
A plumbing system gone awry, right along with a complete electrical failure, deals an inconvenience unmatched by any other systemic snafu in a household. Just think about not having a proper supply of water to bathe, flush a toilet, or even brush your teeth? Its span when it comes to daily exigencies is nearly infinite. […]
Having easy access to ample water supply is one of the wonders of civilization that many take for granted. You often only realize its importance once plumbing fails. Daily activities such as taking a bath, doing the laundry, using the toilet, or even watering the lawn become affected with a compromised water supply.
The use of technology around the home is expanding. In fact, research has shown that 77 percent of people are looking to include more technology in their homes. The bathroom has historically been an area with limited advancements due to concerns around electricity and water safety, but this is now changing. Many recent advancements aim […]
It might sound like an oxymoron at first, but hard water does exist. In fact, hard water is one of the biggest household concerns in the U.S., as many of its states suffer from elevated water hardness values, putting the health of its citizens at risk. While Canada is much more fortunate, enjoying extensive fresh […]