Avoiding the Wet Dog Look

Avoiding the Wet Dog Look

  • 3 Easy Ways To Keep Grease Out Of Your Drains

    If you run a small restaurant, the last thing you want is for your plumbing to get backed up. You can prevent your plumbing from getting clogged up by keeping your grease out of your drains. #1 Recycle Your Grease One of the easiest ways to keep the grease out of your drains is by recycling the grease that is used in your kitchen. In order to do this, you are going to need to set up a system for recycling the grease in your kitchen and get everyone who cooks in your kitchen to use that system.

  • A Once-a-Year Checkup for Your Hot Water Heater

    Your hot water heater is probably not an appliance you think of often. In fact, many homeowners don't pay any attention to their hot water heaters until they break, leaving them without hot water. However, if you spend a little time thinking of this appliance when it's in good shape, then you'll spend a lot less time repairing it and dealing with a lack of hot water later on. Once a year, spend a few hours completing these tasks to check up on and maintain your water heater.

  • Expecting House Guests This Summer? Four Steps To Protect Your Septic System

    If you're going to have visiting family members in your home this year, you need to make sure that your septic system is up to the challenge. You see, septic tanks are designed to withstand the daily waste produced by the average family. Having guests in your home for extended periods of time can tax your system and lead to costly – and messy – septic malfunctions. Here are four steps you should take to prevent problems with your septic system while your guests are visiting.

  • Plumbing and Fire Damage: 3 Things New Homeowners Should Know About Keeping Their Property Safe

    When you think of plumbing, the last thing you could think would go wrong is your water fixtures causing a fire. After all, you depend upon water to help put out dangerous flames. Unfortunately, plumbing issues can rapidly turn into a fire hazard that places your home and safety at risk. As you get familiar with your new home, keep these common dangers in mind so that you can avoid a double catastrophe.

  • If Your Pipes Are Noisy, Look For Signs Of These Three Problems

    Your plumbing pipes can make various noises when the water is on or off, and sometimes it's just a random quirk, like noise from the house settling. However, it is possible for those sounds to indicate something is wrong. Three causes are behind a lot of those noises you might hear. So, if your plumbing starts to make strange noises, start looking for one of these three issues to see if you can stop the noise quickly.

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    Avoiding the Wet Dog Look

    During the summer months, I enjoy taking care of my outdoor plants and flowers. Because I live in the southern United States, my vegetation needs water almost daily. Thankfully, I have a convenient outdoor faucet connected to my home. However, I recently endured some problems with this source of water. When I turned on the faucet, I was greeted with a forceful spray of water going in all directions. Before I could gather my senses and turn the water off, I resembled my dog after she jumps into a pool of water. To avoid the wet dog look in the future, I plan to hire a professional plumber to take care of my faulty faucet. On this blog, you will learn about the benefits of securing a reputable plumber to repair your problematic faucets.