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What to Expect When Repiping a House

What happens if you need to replace all of the pipes in your home? Seriously damaged or very old pipes may need to be outright replaced. This can be a great thing for your everyday life. Imagine better water pressure, no more worrying about leaks and condensation, and better efficiency of several appliances. However, the

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Parts of a Home Sewer System

Share this Image On Your Site Please include attribution to Plumbing Solutions with this graphic. Where does the water go when it washes down the drain? Find out how your home’s sewer system works and discover what happens when each part develops a clog. Drainpipe Every sink and appliance that uses water has a drainpipe

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What is a Sacrificial Anode Rod?

When it comes to your water heater, it has a single primary function—it heats water. It does it fairly well, the majority of the time, and it by conducting the heat throughout the metal. It then warms up the water that goes through your house when the tap’s turned on. You also know that water

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4 Common Reasons for a Leaking Water Heater

You count on your water heater for giving you hot showers, hot water for doing dishes, for washing your clothes and more. So, when you see a leak around your water heater, you want to know where the leak is and why it’s happening. The good news is that it doesn’t always mean that you

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Can Sewer Gas Make You Sick?

Yes, sewer gas can make you sick. That’s why it is so important to take any odd smells coming from your sewer seriously. You should also know how to identify potential symptoms of sewer gas exposure, because some sewer gasses are odorless—or damage your sense of smell. Here’s what you need to know about the

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