Archives for November 2012

Trouble Shooting Your Garbage Disposal

PROBLEM: Disposal Will Not Turn On (no noise) If your garbage disposal will not turn on and it is NOT making a humming sound, then there is an electrical problem. This may seem obvious, but make sure the disposal is plugged in. Check the circuit breaker. If it is plugged in then press the Reset […]

Common Water Heater Issues

Tank style water heaters use an insulated storage tank to store water. These water heaters are generally very reliable lasting 10 years or more but occasionally they do have problems. These problems can include: No hot water Inadequate hot water Rust colored water Rotten egg odor Low rumbling or popping noise Higher pitched whining Water […]

Broken Garbage Disposal

With the holidays approaching and more use of the kitchen and appliances, we receive many calls regarding the garbage disposal. COMMON PROBLEM: Humming Noise or Flywheel is Stuck on My Garbage Disposal: If the garbage disposal won’t turn on but makes a humming sound when you flip the switch, it won’t do that for long. […]

How to Unclog Your Dishwasher

My Dishwasher is Clogged, What Can I Do? Are your appliances backing up? Do you have a dishwasher that won’t drain or a washing machine that is backed up? Your appliances have traps that can become clogged. For your dishwasher Try this: Remove the drain port cover and thread a slim rod or auger down […]

Expert Step-by-Step Instructions for Repair of Common Water Heater Problems – NO HEAT

addresses common problems with a Gas Water Heater That Does Not Heat             A water heater’s control valve Do you need to troubleshoot water heater problems and make repairs? If you’re having water heater problems, they usually surface pretty quickly. For example, you may not have hot water! You might also hear […]