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Your Plumbing and Different Types of Water

Your Plumbing and Different Types of Water

05.10.2022

  We all know that plumbing moves water. But did you know there are different types of water? Much of the water you receive isn’t exactly pure. In some cases, the quality of the water can affect your pipes, water heater, and water-using appliances. When it comes to your… Read More

Hay’s Home Guide: How to Fix a Clogged Sink

Hay’s Home Guide: How to Fix a Clogged Sink

04.21.2022

  Clogged kitchen and bathroom sinks are not uncommon. While they’re inconvenient and oftentimes problematic, there are various DIY remedies to clogged sinks you can try before calling a plumber. If you’re reading this wondering how to fix a clogged sink, here are a few useful methods. How to… Read More

7 Causes of a Sewer Smell in the Bathroom

7 Causes of a Sewer Smell in the Bathroom

04.21.2022

When you start noticing sewer odors in your home, the only way to resolve the problem is to clean the sink, shower, or toilet drain lines. Bathrooms are prone to drainage issues and are where your plumbing system has its highest demand. A sewer smell in the bathroom can… Read More

What Size Sump Pump Do I Need for My Basement?

What Size Sump Pump Do I Need for My Basement?

04.06.2022

A sump pump can save you the trouble of a flooded basement. It moves water that gets into your home, whether from rain or groundwater tables, out of the structure and to an outside area where it can safely drain. Sump pumps come in various sizes. There are… Read More

5 Easy Steps to Reset a Garbage Disposal

5 Easy Steps to Reset a Garbage Disposal

03.11.2022

A garbage disposal is a convenient appliance that shreds up food scraps, so you can dispose of them via your plumbing. But there are many reasons it can stop working. That can disrupt your kitchen routine and risk a clogged drain. However, you can easily reset a garbage disposal… Read More

How Long Do Furnaces Last?

How Long Do Furnaces Last?

12.23.2021

Customers often ask, “How long do furnaces last?” when purchasing a system or if they need repairs. There’s no exact answer. A gas furnace is said to have a 15-to-20-year lifespan. However, some people claim to have kept their furnace going for 30 years! There’s no expiration date to… Read More

Defining the Parts of a Toilet

Defining the Parts of a Toilet

12.20.2021

The toilet is one of the most essential fixtures in your home. It’s something we all use and is simple for anyone to operate. When it is working fine, you probably don’t think too much about how it works. But knowing the parts of a toilet and how they… Read More

3 Remedies for Bad Tasting Tap Water

01.21.2021

There’s nothing like a tall glass of cold water, but if your tap water leaves a bad taste in your mouth, potentially dangerous contaminants could be to blame. According to the City of Phoenix, contaminants that may be found in source water include microbes (like viruses… Read More

Best Home Water Filtration System for Hard Water [Top 5]

Best Home Water Filtration System for Hard Water [Top 5]

06.25.2019

  An unfortunate reality that all Arizona property owners deal with is hard water. Thanks to the excessive calcium and magnesium ions found in our water supply, residential property owners are tasked with finding the best home water filtration systems to combat hard water issues. However, with so many different systems on the market today, how do weed through the multiple products, brands, and unique water improvement units? Read More

Clack WS1 Water Softener [Ultimate Guide]

Clack WS1 Water Softener [Ultimate Guide]

05.21.2019

If you live in Arizona, water softeners are incredibly important to the overall quality of your water. About 85% of Americans deal with hard water, which can wreak havoc on appliances, clothes, and other household items, not to mention your skin. It makes sense that as a homeowner, you want an efficient, easy-to-operate, low maintenance water softener that will prove to be an excellent investment for years to come. If you have been seriously considering having a water softener installed or are looking to replace an underperforming water softener, you have probably seen rave reviews from water treatment professionals about the Clack WS1 water softener. Read More