How to Extend the Life of Your Garbage Disposal

Monday, November 16th, 2015

It is tempting, at times, to think of your garbage disposal as an invincible machine. After all, its entire purpose is to chop food waste into tiny pieces in order for it to go into the liquid waste system. However, your garbage disposal won’t last forever. If you want to have your garbage disposal last for as long as possible, there are a few things that you need to be aware of. Let’s take a look at the steps you can take to extend the life of your garbage disposal. (more…)

The Advantages of Installing a Sump Pump

Monday, October 12th, 2015

Flooding is a serious concern in Pennsylvania, especially when the weather starts to cool off. If you’ve ever had to deal with the aftermath of a flood in your home, you know what a nightmare it can be. The sheer amount of water damage can be staggering. Even moderate storms can cause a great deal of damage if your home is unprepared for it. Fortunately, there are some steps you can take to make sure that the most vulnerable parts of your home remain safe during flooding season. Let’s take a look at why you should install a sump pump in your home. (more…)

Say Goodbye to Hard Water

Monday, August 31st, 2015

There are plenty of issues that can negatively affect your plumbing system, from corrosion to clogs to leaks. As a plumbing contractor in this area, we’ve seen it all.

But one negative factor that you may not be thinking could do much harm is in your water supply itself. That’s right. The hardness of water refers to its mineral content, chiefly calcium and magnesium. This is not typically a health issue, though hard water can be harsh on skin, hair, and scalp. Fortunately, you don’t have to just “put up with it.” We offer a range of water softeners that can eliminate this issue for your household. Let’s talk more about hard water first. (more…)