Dealing with Plumbing Problems

How Does Dishwashing Soap Unclog a Blocked Kitchen Sink?

 If your kitchen sink isn't draining as quickly as usual, then it's worth trying a homemade remedy before you do anything else. Sometimes, dishwashing soap is your best mate here — this soap can combat some minor clogs. How does dishwashing soap work on blocked kitchen drains and what kinds of blockages can it handle? How Dishwashing Soap Unclogs Sinks Dishwashing soap contains specific ingredients that target grease like detergents and surfactants. Read More 

Tell-Tale Signs of a Water Line Leak

When you start to notice that your water usage is creeping upwards, there's a chance you may have a water line leak. Leaks can soon become problematic, especially when you don't deal with them promptly. By understanding some of the signs of a leak, you can act fast and save your property from structural damage. Random Wet Spots One of the more obvious signs of a water leak is random wet spots. Read More 

Why You Should Consider Stainless Steel Floor Wastes for Your Residential Building

Are you constructing a residential building that requires the installation of floor wastes? Floor wastes facilitate proper discharge of water in wet areas, such as the bathrooms and laundry rooms of the building. By preventing spilled water from stagnating on floors, these fixture traps help to prevent flooding in buildings, falls due to wet floors and potential water damage to a building, which can be expensive to repair. There are a wide variety of floor waste options available to you. Read More 

How to Make Your Hot Water System More Efficient

With climate change in the news and energy prices rising year on year, energy efficiency is a hot topic. By making just a few small changes, you can improve the efficiency of your hot water system. Here are a few things you can try to save some money and protect the environment. 1. Service Your Water Heater Regularly The more often you service your water heater, the more efficiently it can operate. Read More 

Five Common Causes of Blocked Drains

When your drains become clogged, it can be difficult to work out why. While sometimes the cause of blocked drains is outside of your control, at other times, you can take action to prevent the problem from happening again. Take a look at these five common causes of blocked drains to gain a better understanding of blocked drains. 1. Hair Hair getting into drains is a very common cause of blocked drains. Read More