Category Archives: Tips

What Not to Flush Down Your Toilet

When you flush something down the toilet, it doesn't just disappear into a watery underworld. It travels through the pipes out of your home and into the sewer system or your septic tank. However, your toilet is not a black hole that tears everything flushed apart into tiny pieces. Larger items and those not meant…
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6 Things You Should Never Put Down Your Garbage Disposal

Garbage disposals were invented for a reason: they’re a quick and easy way to clean up the kitchen and dispose of excess materials. Most garbage disposals, however have limits on what they can and cannot dispose of. When it comes to your sink, prevention is the best medicine, and adopting good habits is the best…
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5 Plumbing Red Flags In Your Bathroom

Whether you’re a budding plumbing expert or someone who has no idea what the pipes and screws in your bathroom are connected to, there are certain red flags in your bathroom you should know about. While some leaks and drips may seem like small problems, they can turn into huge messes if left unattended for…
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Five Easy Eco-Friendly Ways to Clear Your Drain

Your drain is clogged again. You prepare to wage war on your sink, suiting up in your thick yellow gloves and holding your breath while you pour more chemicals down the drain. You put the bottle back on the top shelf, well out of the kids’ reach, wondering how many of those chemicals end up…
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