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5 Easy Ways To Reduce Your Water Heating Bill
Your water heating bill is a large chunk of your average utility bill and sometimes it seems impossible to lower it. There’s always more that can be done to lower those looming water heating bills. Buying a new energy efficient water heater is not always an option, although it would help in long-term savings. For […]
How to Insulate Your Pipes
Winter arrives in Baltimore in two days, but the cold temperatures are already here. Are your pipes insulated? Insulating your pipes is an easy DIY project that you can tackle in a few hours on a weekend morning. Not only will it save you money annually on heating your water, it will also prevent your […]
Garbage Disposal Issues
Two Big Myths About Your Garbage Disposal Have you heard any of these myths about the garbage disposal? Having garbage disposal issues? Read on to learn if the advice you’ve heard over the years about your garbage disposal is right or wrong. You might be doing more harm to your garbage disposal than you know. […]
How to Unclog Your Bathroom Sink Without Chemicals
Is your bathroom sink clogged up? Before you reach for a bottle of chemical drain cleaner, try one of these clog removal methods. Chemical cleaners can be harmful to your pipes, especially with repeated use. So do your pipes a favor and forgo the cleaner, at least for now. Try one of these methods to […]
Why is my Sump Pump Not Working?
So you’ve found yourself with a dreaded sump pump problem. Whether it’s a flooded basement, or a small leak, it’s still nothing that you want to have to deal with. Sump pumps are made to have a lifespan of about 10 to 15 years, but it’s possible that issues may arise before that time. So […]
What to Do When There’s No Hot Water in Your Baltimore Home
Not having hot water is an inconvenience at any time of the year, but especially in the winter when you’re looking forward to that hot shower on a cold morning. So what can you do when there’s no hot water in your home in Baltimore? Try a few of the following tips! There’s No Hot […]
How to Prepare Your Plumbing for Winter in Baltimore
If this winter is anything like last winter was, it’s going to be a long and cold one. And with the first snowfall of the season last night (and thankfully, no precipitation), winter is knocking on our door in Baltimore. Prepare Plumbing for Winter Now! There are plenty of home maintenance tasks you should attend […]
What to Do When You Have Low Water Pressure in Baltimore
There’s nothing worse than turning on your shower to find that the water pressure is low. But does this mean that that water pressure is low throughout your house, or just in the shower? Read our blog to learn what to do when you have low water pressure in Baltimore. If your water pressure is […]
Why is my Water Discolored?
Discolored water is definitely not what you want to see when you turn on the water to brush your teeth or take a shower in the morning. Even if your water isn’t discolored, you might notice that over time your tub, toilet, or sink starts to take on an unnatural color, which likely has something […]
What is Water Hammer and How Can I Fix It?
Do you have water hammer? No, it’s not a plumbing superhero. Water hammer is actually a problem with your pipes that causes them to make a loud rumbling noise when you turn off the water. This week, we’ll talk about water hammer, and how to fix it so your pipes don’t make that loud sound […]