Category Plumbing and Water Conservation

Technology That Can Make Your Home Greener

Heating, cooling, electricity, water usage – all of this can add up, especially if you live in the desert. If you want to make your home more environmentally and financially friendly but don’t know where to start, look no further.  Technology is here to the rescue! Here are some gadgets, apps, and hacks that can […]

Checklist of Items to Inspect Before Closing on a New Home

There are so many things to think about when buying a new home. Being prepared during the buying process can save you a lot of stress and money in the future. Before you close on a home, make sure to hire a contractor or certified home inspector to complete a full home inspection. If you […]

The Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters

Sometimes referred to as instantaneous water heaters, these water heaters do just that; provide your home with hot water instantaneously when it is needed. A tankless water heater may be right for your home, however, if you are considering installing a tankless water heater you need to make sure you have all of the facts. […]

Easy Appliance Maintenance Tips

The holiday season is just beginning, and whether you’re hosting family parties or are busy with other holiday festivities, it is easy to let everyday home maintenance slide by. Completing simple upkeep tasks may save you from having to replace your entire appliance. Here is a household maintenance to-do list so you don’t fall behind: […]

DIY: How to Fix a Leaky Faucet

A DIY home repair can be quick and easy if you know what you are doing. Fixing a leak in your faucet is something you can do on your own to save you some money. Follow this 3-step process and you can fix that pesky leak completely on your own. The basic idea is simple: […]

Using Renewable and Energy-Saving Devices In Your Home

This month, on the 22nd, we celebrate Earth Day. Earth Day is a worldwide event that focuses on supporting and protecting the environment. In an effort to be kind to our environment, here are some additions you can make to your home to be more energy efficient. Low flow toilets: In the United States, the […]

A Guide: Replace or Repair Appliances?

It’s the beginning of the New Year and that broken fridge has been on the forefront of your mind lately. Deciding whether you want to pay for an appliance to be repaired or replaced is a difficult decision. In most cases, hiring a contractor to do a quick repair is the best option. However, ask […]