An energy efficient home is one of the main priorities for any homeowner in the 21st century. From HVAC, blinds and ceiling fans to electrical and plumbing, there are a lot of ways to make your home energy efficient. Energy Efficient Plumbing System Running an efficient plumbing system is crucial to reducing your energy bill.
The septic is one of the dirty secrets that most people do not want to talk about even though it is one of the most important components in a building’s plumbing system. As any plumber will tell you, if one forgets the method of waste removal in a home, then they will end up with
When it comes to natural disasters, hurricanes hold the advantage of (usually) providing plenty of warning before striking land. This can give you the opportunity to board up your doors and windows, secure valuable belongings, and head to higher land well before the rains start. However, in addition to taking these protective measures, you’ll want
Most property owners rarely flush their water heaters regularly while others neglect this vital task. Manufacturers of water heater systems recommend flushing out mineral scale buildup, silt, and sediments from tanks every once a month. Here are more reasons why you need to flush your water heater. It Extends The Lifespan Of The Equipment Allowing
Summer is a popular time to invite friends and family to your home for cookouts, pool parties, or just to hang out around the fire pit at night to enjoy an adult beverage and good conversation. While hosting these events is sure to be enjoyable, entertaining large groups of people in your home can tax your
In the market for a new water heater? You have a number of options to choose from, but increasingly homeowners are considering hybrid electric heat-pump water heaters as an alternative to the traditional gas-powered variety. Before you take the plunge, consider the pros and cons of hybrid water heaters. Pros Hybrid water heaters work by