1. Cover photo for blog and video "DIY Plumbing Checkup"

    Do It Yourself Plumbing Inspection

    DIY Plumbing Checkup Tips If you’ve been following us for any time at all, then you’ll know that I am adamant about being proactive rather than reactive. Planning a maintenance checkup (tank and tankless styles) versus being surprised with huge repairs and emergency expenses is always the route …Read More

  2. Cover photo for blog and video "Adjusting Electric Water Heater Temperature"

    Adjusting the Temperature on Your Electric Water Heater

    Electric Water Heater Temp Adjustment: An Easy DIY Changing the temperature on your electric water heater isn’t a task that requires a high level of technical savvy or specialty tools. This is an easy at-home fix that only takes a few minutes and you probably already have the tools needed convenie…Read More

  3. P-trap for blog "Hardware Store No-nos"

    Hardware Store No-No’s

    Just because the hardware store sells it doesn’t mean it should be used... Hardware stores certainly have their place for those do-it yourself folks, I get it, I am a do-it yourselfer too – but just because it is sold at the hardware store doesn’t mean you should use it or that it is even up t…Read More

  4. Plumbing tech about to use a blow bag on someone's plumbing for blog "Don’t Allow Blow Bags in Your Home"

    Don’t Allow Blow Bags in Your Home

    Don't Allow Blow Bags in Your Home Do blow bags work to clear your drain? What a mess! The associate at the hardware stores sees you on the plumbing aisle and asks how they can help. You explain that you have a stoppage at your kitchen sink. Of course the associate wants to help anyway they can and …Read More

  5. Graphic that reads "DIY Plumbing Fails" for blog "The Bathtub Drain: DIY Plumbing Fails"

    The Bathtub Drain: DIY Plumbing Fails

    DIY Plumbing Fails We see a lot of DIY plumbing attempts and some of them are just too funny not to share. Not all of us are meant to be plumbers, thank goodness, since the world also needs so many other amazing professions. Plumbing isn’t as easy as it looks or as easy as the person in the plumb…Read More