Your water bill may not be the biggest expense you have rolling in every month, but it is definitely one that can grow way out of hand if left unchecked. While most homeowners will take the route of trying to track down ways to save on water on their own, you could always call on a plumber for help just the same. With the professional plumber's insight and knowledge into waterworks and modern fixtures, you may be a little surprised at how easy it is for this person to find you some ways to save on water every month.
If you are planning a large event this spring and you don't have enough restrooms inside of your home or the event area for everyone who will attend, your best alternative is to rent some portable restrooms. Here is a quick overview of the four different types of portable restrooms that you can rent for your event. #1 Basic Porta Potty A basic porta potty is of the classic blue variety that most people are familiar with.
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.
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.
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.