3 Things To Know About Dual-Flush Toilets

23 December 2015
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If you are getting ready to make some updates to your bathrooms and would like to replace your old toilets, you may want to look into dual-flush toilets. These toilets are designed to handle urine and waste in different ways, and they offer several key benefits over traditional types of toilets. As you begin shopping for the right toilets, you might be interested in learning more about dual-flush systems. Here are three things to understand about these particular types of toilets. Read More 

How To Protect Your Kitchen Sink Plumbing And Garbage Disposal

28 August 2015
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Your kitchen sink gets a great deal of use each day as you prepare and clean up after your meals. Because your kitchen sink's plumbing and garbage disposal can get used and abused, it is important to take care of them. Here are four tips to help protect them and keep them working well. #1 Use Your Disposal for Disposal-Friendly Items If you have a garbage disposal in your kitchen sink, it can be easy to get into the mindset that you can dump all leftover food down the disposal to get rid of it. Read More 

How To Properly Use A Snake To Unclog Your Pipes

7 April 2015
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If you have a problem with clogged drains, there are a litany of different methods you can use to fix them. One of the most effective and prominent of these methods is by use of a drain auger, more commonly known as a drain or toilet snake. A toilet snake can be one of the most useful tools in your drain unclogging arsenal, but only if you know how to use it correctly and when you are aware of when a snake may not be enough. Read More 

Make Sure Your Septic Tank Doesn’t Get A Hangover At Your Party

1 April 2015
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When planning for your party, our septic tank likely doesn't even register on your list of things to do. However, it probably should be. Septic tanks can only handle so much waste at a time, and a large house party can put a serious strain on your system. By taking a few extra steps ahead of time, you won't have to add an emergency plumber from a place like Riverside Heating & Plumbing to your guest list. Read More 

How Can You Detect Hidden Plumbing Leaks In Your Home?

1 April 2015
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When it comes to your plumbing in your home, what's out of sight shouldn't always be out of mind. Minor problems that are ignored or overlooked can quickly transition into major problems, requiring much more time, effort, and expense to fix. However, in some situations even noticing that you have a water leak can be a matter of chance. Read on to learn more about how to detect hidden water leaks in your home, as well as what you can do to repair them and correct any damage that has already occurred. Read More