All posts tagged "plumbing"
Protect the Home While Away on Summer Vacation with these 6 Tips
Homeowners should always prepare their homes when planning to be away for a week or more. “Unoccupied homes are at a greater risk for water damage and theft,” says Michael Petri, owner of Petri Plumbing & Heating. “Fortunately,...
- Posted July 27, 2017
Tip of the Day: Goof-proof Plumbing
Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day. http://www.onthehouse.com/tip_audio/2017/2017-03-24.mp3
- Posted March 24, 2017
Plumbing the power of a powder room addition
(BPT) – Never underestimate the power of a powder room to make your home more livable and increase its resale value. Having more and nicer bathrooms consistently scores high in surveys on homeowners’ wish lists. What’s more,...
- Posted February 26, 2017
Plumbing: Installing A Frost-Proof Sillcock
Growing up out West, we didn’t see much snow, less the occasional trip to the mountains for a day or so where we could frolic to our heart’s content. As children, we always associated snow with fun...
- Posted November 13, 2016
Practical remodeling tips for modern multi-generational families
(BPT) – Parents, grandparents and children all living happily together under one roof — it’s an iconic American image you may associate with “the good old days.” In reality, more Americans are now living in multi-generational households...
- Posted September 29, 2016
Show Notes: Vinyl Siding, Toothbrushes and Plumbing
With the weather cooling, it’s the perfect time to start fall fix-ups. Cleaning the vinyl siding and protecting pipes from freezing are great places to start. Don’t throw out those old toothbrushes, we have good uses for them you may like....
- Posted September 17, 2016
Installing A Pedestal Lavatory
If you want your bathroom to look, feel and be more spacious then you may want to consider a pedestal lavatory. A pedestal lav is relatively inexpensive (compared to a vanity cabinet and countertop) and pretty easy...
- Posted August 7, 2016
Plumbing: Water Heater Maintenance
If you’re like most people, chances are good that you don’t appreciate the convenience of hot water at the tap until there is none. This can be especially true when in the middle of a nice hot...
- Posted March 9, 2016
Connecting A Gas Appliance
Natural disasters aren’t nearly as devastating until combined with certain influences courtesy of us – mankind. Take for example the Loma Priata Earthquake that drastically shook San Francisco in 1989. We were called in by several local...
- Posted December 2, 2015
Drain Cleaning Tips
Near the town of Kusadasi, Turkey, lies the ruins of the ancient city of Ephesus. It’s history dates back to 2000 B.C. – about 4,000 years ago – give or take. What we think makes Ephesus so...
- Posted November 12, 2015