Plumbing

shower shutoff timer

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Are you looking for ways to reduce your water consumption? Do you or your family spend too much time in the shower everyday and argue over the hot water? Maybe your

toilet backing up into shower

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Have you ever flushed a toilet and found that it rises into your bathtub or shower instead of going down? While waste coming up through your shower drain doesn’t happen often

how to plumb a single kitchen sink with disposal and dishwasher

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Are you tired of cleaning leftover food from your kitchen sink? If so, then you should consider installing a disposal unit in your home.  Garbage disposal units were first introduced in

do gutter guards cause ice dams

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Gutters are an important part of your home’s drainage system. If you have gutters, they will help prevent water from accumulating on your roof and causing leaks.  However, gutters can cause

dissolve hair in drain

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Is your drain clogged with hair? Here are some tips that will help you remove the blockage and get your drain flowing smoothly again! Remove hair from your drain using a

How To Drill A Hole In A Stainless Steel Sink

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. When you are looking to drill a hole in a stainless steel sink, it is important to make sure that it is done properly. If it isn’t, it could ruin your

best toilet fill valve

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Although we use the restroom every day, little thought goes into how toilets work. They’re simply a convenience that everyone needs. But, when something goes wrong with your toilet, you start

remove delta kitchen faucet

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Delta faucets are some of the most popular kitchen faucets that you can currently find out there. They have been making our kitchen utilities for almost 70 years at this point

sand filters vs cartridge filters

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. We all want to enjoy a clean swimming pool, but trying to find the right type of filter for your swimming pool can be a pain. The first thing you need

toilet leaks between tank and bowl

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Toilets are complicated little things, with lots of different components, and sometimes when they start to break, or leak, it can be hard to figure out exactly where the fault is

clean gutters from the ground

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Cleaning gutters is tedious work. You’ll need a ladder to reach the roof. There are many ways to clean gutters without using a ladder. Some do not require any tools or

immersion water heater for bathtub

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Everyone likes to have a warm or hot shower to either start their day or wind it down. A warm bath is beneficial as it gets you started for the day

seamless gutters diy

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Installing seamless gutters is a breeze, but it does require some planning and preparation. If you are installing your own gutters, make sure that you have the right tools for the

acrylic tubs vs porcelain

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Thinking about getting a new bathtub? Well, you’re in good hands! There are a plethora of choices when it comes to bathtubs on the market, with the most popular two being

sink drain removal

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Do you think your kitchen sink drain needs removing and replacing? Perhaps you have noticed damp patches in your sink cabinet or a musty smell? If this sounds familiar then now

clean toilet siphon jet

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. It’s pretty common for most toilets now to have siphon jets. They were introduced as a feature that helps keep your toilet bowl clean and empty after each flush.  So, given

gallons of water in a pool calculator

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. There are often questions that people ask that seemingly many others believe to be futile. Someone asks “how much water is in your pool in gallons?” and you may think, “well

best pool vacuum for algae

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Having a pool is great! There’s nothing better than having that luxury in your back garden when you just want to cool off after a hot summer’s day. But, owning a

plumbers putty bathtub drain

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. When it comes to sealing a drain in your bathtub, you have been recommended two particular materials to use to seal it. These two materials are plumber’s putty and silicone.  If

reverse osmosis tank not filling up

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Reverse osmosis systems are very important for our daily lives. We use them to purify drinking water, clean our dishes, and even make ice cubes. But did you know that there

rusted toilet tank bolts

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. If you live in a warm and humid place, then it is more likely that pieces of metal that have iron will become rusty a lot quicker. Of course, taking care

hydrostatic pool valve

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. The hydrostatic valve tends to be placed at the deepest end of the swimming pool. A standard residential pool holds around 20,000 gallons of water, and can produce 150,000 pounds of

best automatic pool cleaner

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Having your very own pool in your backyard or house is an incredible thing. Being able to sit back and relax in the water after a difficult day – or maybe

salt water pool cost estimator

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. When you think of a pool, chances are that you think of a chlorine pool. But did you know that choosing a saltwater swimming pool can give you a whole bunch

washer box rough in height

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woodbridge toilets

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how much de to add after backwash

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. You may already know that adding chlorine to your swimming pool helps prevent algae growth. However, did you know that adding too much chlorine can cause problems? If you don’t know

best dolphin pool cleaner

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. In this buying guide for Dolphin pool cleaners, we review the most common models to aid you in picking the best one for your pool. Dolphin pool cleaners are among the

best above ground pool lights

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Are you searching for an above ground pool light but you’re overwhelmed with the myriad of choices on the internet? Are you sick of swimming in the dark on those warm

chrome vs stainless steel faucet

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. This means that at no cost to you, we may receive a small commission for made purchases. Choosing the right fittings for a new kitchen can be a difficult decision, particularly in an industry where there are so many different designs and materials available. Stainless steel is the