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My Sink Drain Stinks, What Do I Do?

  Most of us only think about our drains once something terrible happens. Drains are a part of life that are amazing when they are working correctly. But, like your garage door opener or garbage disposal, they can cause all kinds of havoc when they are not. When drains quit working properly, it is very common that they become smelly and stink. Let's look at [...]

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Where Should a Sump Pump be in a House?

Where Should a Sump Pump Be in a New Jersey House? A sump pump should be installed in the lowest part of a house, typically in a basement or crawl space. This is where water will most likely accumulate due to groundwater seepage or flooding. To determine the best location for a sump pump, consider the following steps: Identify the lowest point: Walk around your [...]

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What Damage Can a Water Leak Cause?

What Damage Can a Water Leak Cause in Your NJ Home? A water leak can cause various types of damage to your home or property. Some of the most common issues resulting from water leaks include: Structural damage: Prolonged exposure to water can weaken the structural integrity of a building, causing damage to walls, ceilings, floors, and foundations. Over time, this can lead to warping, [...]

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How to Use a Plunger

How to Use a Plunger To Unclog Drains and Toilets Using a plunger correctly can help you effectively unclog a toilet or drain. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to use a plunger properly: Choose the right plunger: There are two main plungers: cup and flange. Cup plungers work best for unclogging sinks and bathtubs, while flange plungers are designed for toilets. Prepare the area: [...]

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Home Plumbing Maintenance Checklist

Home plumbing maintenance checklists can help you keep your plumbing in good condition. You can check for leaks and other damages, inspect drains and pipes, and even insulate pipes if they are in areas where they are not heated. This preventative care can help you prevent costly plumbing problems before they occur. Inspection of drains Checking your drains is a vital part of home plumbing [...]

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What is a Sharkbite Fitting

A shark bite fitting is a type of mechanical coupling used to join two pieces of pipe together. It is a quick and easy way to make a connection without the need for soldering, clamps, or glue. Sharkbite fittings are made from brass or copper and consist of a male and female end. The male end has a small teeth-like device that bites into the [...]

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What are the Best Water Heaters

Buying a new water heater can be a challenging and confusing process. The latest water heaters boast high technology and intelligent features to help you monitor and control your appliance and increase efficiency. Electric water heaters are worth investing in as these units are significantly more environmentally sustainable than natural gas heaters. This could help you qualify for tax credits or rebates. Both gas and [...]

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Does My AC Need A Clean Or A Repair?

An air conditioner's filters, coils, and fins require regular maintenance for it to function effectively and efficiently throughout its years of use. Neglecting necessary maintenance ensures a steady decline in air conditioning performance while energy uses steadily increases. It is important to ensure you notice the signs that need cleaning/maintenance before more issues arise, which can only be resolved through an HVAC repair. Signs your [...]

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What To Do If I Have A Blocked Drain?

If you have a blocked drain, you should first try to identify the source of the blockage. This can be anything from food scraps and grease to hair and soap scum. Once you know what's causing the blockage, you can take steps to remove it. If the blockage is minor, you may be able to clear it yourself using a plunger or a plumber's snake. [...]

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Searching For Gas Line Service And Fixes?

Looking For Gas Line Service And Fixes? Working with gas lines is not the best task for an unskilled property owner. Gas line service and repairs should be done only by a professional pipes and heating company in the area. Here are crucial things to look for when selecting the finest pipes service for gas line service and repair work. If you prepare to buy [...]