How to Unclog a Bathtub Full of Water

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A bathtub drain is connected to the other house fixtures drains (toilet, sink etc.) further down in the main house plumbing system. Just like the other fixtures, a bathtub drain is fitted with a U-shaped trap that holds all the potential clogs, preventing them from forming clogs further down the drainpipe which is usually harder … Read more

How to Easily Get Rid Of Mold From Shower Caulk

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The high humidity, presence of organic matter, and poor ventilation is the reason why mold grows easily on the bathroom caulk. While getting rid of the mold is the first step, you need to make sure that the mold will not grow again. The following are the steps to follow to remove mold from shower … Read more

Low Water Pressure in Kitchen Faucet? Here’s How to Fix It

If your water pressure is low that 30 psi, it is considered low. But why would be the kitchen faucet pressure be low while elsewhere in the house it is just fine? Low water pressure in a kitchen faucet is mostly caused by a clogged aerator or/and cartridge. This is as a result of accumulation … Read more

Low Water Pressure in the House? How to Increase It

The recommended water pressure in the house is between 40 and 60 psi. If the water pressure is below 30 psi, there is a problem with your water supply that you need to fix. So, what causes low water pressure in the house? The following are the causes: And how can you increase water pressure … Read more

The 6 Clear Signs You Need a New Well Pump

Getting water from a well is very convenient and inexpensive. You are always guaranteed of constant water in your house without having to worry about monthly water bills. It is however not without its cost. Repairs and maintenance to start with are not cheap. One of the equipment that requires regular maintenance is the well … Read more

5 Sure-Fire Ways to Find Your Septic Tank

Between 20 and 25% of homes in the United States use a septic system to take care of their house waste. Septic tanks are however not very conspicuous and might be harder to locate especially if you are a new home owner. So, how do you locate the septic tank in your property? There are … Read more

Sewer Gas Smell In Your House? Here’s What To Do

A pungent sewage smell in your house is not something you can postpone fixing. There is no way you can enjoy the peace and serenity that a home provides while there is a lingering sewer gas smell everywhere. But what causes a house to smell like sewage? Where does that the smell come from and … Read more

6 Clear Signs You Need A New water Heater

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Usually, a water heater will last for 10 to 15 years. They can however fail before the 10 years mark or live longer than 15 years. So, how do you know if you need a new water heater? These are the signs: In more detail, here are the 5 signs that you need to replace … Read more

Bathtub Materials – Pros, Cons and Comparisons

Bathtubs are made of different materials, each with its own advantages and disadvantages. In this post, I will write about these materials and their features. The following are the different bathtub materials: Here’s a detailed table comparing different types of bathtub materials based on various characteristics: Material Pros Cons Durability Maintenance Cost Aesthetic Options Acrylic … Read more