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Flood Planning and Preparation

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September 20, 2016
Flood Planning and Preparation

Flood Planning and Preparation It’s always a smart time for flood planning and preparation because it’s not uncommon to have record rainfall in short periods of time. Flash flooding has done incredible damage to homes and businesses in Ontario and across Canada over the last few years. The best thing you can do is plan…

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Helpful Toilet Maintenance Guide

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September 14, 2016
Helpful Toilet Maintenance Guide

Helpful Toilet Maintenance Guide Here are helpful toilet maintenance tips so you don’t have to worry about sewage backing up or water flooding in your home due to a malfunctioning toilet. They are perhaps the most used and least appreciated fixtures in the home. Yet they have the potential to create a big mess when they…

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Install A Showerhead Anti-Scald Valve

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September 13, 2016
Install A Showerhead Anti-Scald Valve

Install A Showerhead Anti-Scald Valve Help Guide Here’s how to install a showerhead anti-scald valve. There’s nothing like a good shower but when it’s too hot you can suffer dangerous burns potentially. And when it’s too cold there is nothing but a miserable experience to be had. Finding a great balance in the shower, such…

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How To Fix a Noisy Faucet

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September 12, 2016
How To Fix a Noisy Faucet

How To Fix a Noisy Faucet Here’s how to fix a noisy faucet because not only is it a frustrating sound to deal with, if it’s leaking this can add up your water bill far more than you may suspect. Fortunately, it is a fairly easy plumbing problem to fix and you can likely handle…

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Washing Machine Maintenance Tips

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September 10, 2016
Washing Machine Maintenance Tips

Washing Machine Maintenance Tips Here are washing machine maintenance tips to help you get the most life out of your washer. Laundry is an ongoing chore and the washing machine an integral appliance to a smoothly run household. Washing machines tend to break down when you need them most it seems and the repairs can…

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How To Unclog A Shower Drain

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September 9, 2016
How To Unclog A Shower Drain

How To Unclog A Shower Drain Here’s how to unclog a shower drain yourself quickly. If it’s a serious clog you may need to call a plumber but if it’s not there are four main ways to do so. Showers clog quite a lot and hair is usually the culprit of a clogged shower. The…

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How To Check For Mold and Mildew

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September 8, 2016
How To Check For Mold and Mildew

How To Check For Mold and Mildew ‘Last updated: September 8, 2016‘ Here’s how to check for mold and mildew in your home because moisture and damp areas are an ideal ground for breeding these fungi. Most homeowners face this problem at one point or another so don’t be too hard on yourself if you…

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Hot Water Heater Inspection Tips

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September 6, 2016
Hot Water Heater Inspection Tips

Hot Water Heater Inspection Tips These hot water heater inspection tips will help you to get the longest life out of your unit as possible. A bit of maintenance goes a long way to help ensure you have continuous hot water for your shower, sinks, dishwasher, and washing machine. Suffice it to say, your hot water…

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Prevent Frozen Pipes

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September 5, 2016
Prevent Frozen Pipes

Prevent Frozen Pipes You can prevent frozen pipes from bursting with these helpful tips. With winter so close your priority should be keeping your home protected and warm so that your family is kept the same, so it’s vigilant to prevent frozen pipes because the smallest amount of water can cause your pipes to burst…

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Popular Plumbing Myths Debunked

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August 29, 2016
Popular Plumbing Myths Debunked

Popular Plumbing Myths Debunked ‘Last updated: August 29, 2016‘ You may have purchased or are considering purchasing a new home in the near future. It’s important to know about a few plumbing myths in order to provide the most effective home plumbing maintenance in order to safeguard the biggest investment of your life. If you…

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Bathtub Upgrade Options

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August 24, 2016
Bathtub Upgrade Options

Bathtub Upgrade Options ‘Last updated: August 24, 2016‘ Here are bathtub upgrade options for you. There is nothing quite like a nice, hot bath after a long day and there are several ways to enhance the ambience such as nice smelling soaps and candles but you don’t have to stop there. Consider your bathtub upgrade…

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