Tag Archives: Plumbing

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Bad Plumbing Can Be Expensive

If you’re looking to save money, there are a lot of things you can do to cut down on your costs. For example, buying food from a grocery store and preparing dinner at home instead of going out to eat every night will save you money, as will cutting out all those Starbucks soy lattes [...]
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Save Costs at Home with DIY

There are so many things within our homes that need to be effectively maintained. Costly damage, wear and tear and accidental damage to items and possessions within the home, as well as fittings and fixtures, can mean we face expensive repair or replacement bills – and those surprises tend to come at the worst time. [...]
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Home Plumbing Projects – Making the Connections with Pipe

A weekend plumbing job or repair? At some point in time with the positions and positioning of your new plumbing fixture or its pipes established you will be good and ready fro that moment of truth  to make the final “connection” on the hook up. Its one big test of skill, patience on the completion [...]
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Improving Energy Efficiency in Three Simple Steps

With some knowledge and understanding, you can create an environment for yourself and loved ones that is energy efficient and comfortable. Whether you need repairs done to the plumbing or you have questions concerning electrical work, it’s important to decipher when you should do the repairs yourself and when you need to hire a professional [...]
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Tips for Selecting the Right Bathtub For Your Home

The bathtub is quickly becoming the focal point of any bathroom. Whether you are looking for a modern bathroom with a clean bathtub design, or a French countryside bathroom with a beautiful clawfoot tub, there is a bathtub that will fit your style. However, due to their high price and installation difficulty, bathtubs are often [...]
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Pipe Insulation Do-it-Yourself Guide

Homebuilders too often overlook pipe insulation. Some shady contractors wishing to cut corners in order to keep the bottom line low for their clients will leave out these options often, but pipe insulation is essential for the performance and long service-life of piping systems. So it is often these kinds of additions that homeowners will [...]
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Preventive Plumbing Tips and Challenges

Preventive plumbing tips; what to do if a water pipe bursts, the toilet or sink drain clogs, how to prevent frozen water pipes and more do-it-yourself problem solving tips in honor of Joe the Plumber.
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Bathroom Sink Ideas And Tips

The sink is a natural focal point in any bathroom. The type, shape and style you choose will have great impact in setting the design motif and tone of your bathroom decor.
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Bathroom Countertop Ideas And Tips

A bathroom countertop can make or break your bathroom design. With so many types, sizes, shapes and materials available, choosing the right sink for your bathroom can be a fun challenge!
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Bathroom Sink Faucet Buyer’s Guide

Today you have endless choices when it comes to selecting bathroom fixtures. And the one you will notice most is the bathroom sink faucet. Learn what to look for when selecting a new bathroom faucet.