Archives for September 2012

Green Plumbing Tips for Kitchen, Bath and Outdoors

Bathroom Check faucets and pipes for leaks Turn off the water while brushing your teeth or shaving, rather than running a steady stream Turn off water while soaping up in the shower Limit showers to five minutes Replace standard shower heads with low-volume heads or  those with flow restrictors Check your toilet periodically for leaks Repair a […]

City of Italy Installing Locked Meters

The City of Italy is replacing water meters in the city limits of Italy Texas, 76651. The new water meters have a lock on them which can only be opened by city employees. With these new meters in Italy, Tx a home owner or plumber would not be able to access the cut off at […]

Plumbing Tips for Going Green

These are plumbing tips for protecting and conserving resources to help everyone provide a greener world. Below are just a few tips you can use starting today to save water and save you money so you can do you part to live a water-wise lifestyle Water Conservation not only will help save water, it will also save […]

How to Flush Your Tankless Water Heater

As you may already know, a properly maintained tankless water heater should last you as many as 25 years or more, nearly doubling the life of the old ‘tank’ variety. However, proper tankless water heater maintenance is required. So what is  involved with “proper tankless water heater maintenance”?  The Problem with Hard Water The #1 enemy of tankless […]

Slab Leaks Increasing with Triple Digits

‘Slab leaks and foundation failures are on the rise because of unseasonably hot, dry Texas summer weather’…states PRWeb…Yes, it is HOT here in Texas! In Midlothian, Ennis, Waxahachie, Red Oak, Maypearl and all over North Central Texas the temperatures are going on 30+ days of 100+degree temperatures. Since nearly all homes in our area are […]