Flushable Wipes Aren’t Really Flushable

Flushable Wipes are advertised almost everywhere. They are advertising toilet wipes, baby wipes, facial wipes, body wipes - just about any type of wipe you could imagine. And some of these wipes are being advertised as flushable. Well, flushable wipes aren’t really...

Choosing A Plumber – Ask These Questions First

Before you let someone into your home to work on it, it’s important that you do your homework. You want to find the right plumber for you. Choosing a plumber is a big decision that can have significant impacts on your home’s plumbing system. Here are some questions to...

Common Holiday Plumbing Mishaps and How to Avoid Them

There’s enough going on around holiday season without having to worry about plumbing problems. Between cooking, shopping, packing, wrapping and spending time with family, who has time to worry about plumbing? If you’re having family and friends over that makes matters...

What Do You Do When Your Clogged Toilet is Overflowing?

We’ve all been there, clogged a toilet, and then watched in horror as the clogged toilet started overflowing. It’s not a comfortable few seconds as we know what comes next. That nasty water creeps up and comes up and over the toilet bowl. Spills onto the floor and...

Fix a Clogged Dishwasher to Avoid Thanksgiving Dinner Disaster

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, which means a full house for many and also means many loads of dishes for the dishwasher. Did you know your dishwasher can become clogged? Have you ever opened it and seen standing water? We have some easy solutions to fix a...

Pet Proof Your Plumbing

There aren’t too many homes in Port Charlotte or Punta Gorda that don’t have pets. We treat them like family members, so it makes sense that we would want to make sure that they’re safe. We know that pets can cause damage to our homes when left unattended, but did you...

Things That Should Never Get Flushed Down the Toilet

Often times we flush the toilet without thinking. But did you know, that when you flush your toilet, that waste goes through a treatment facility, then it end ups in our rivers and oceans? When you flush things that shouldn’t be flushed, those items can clump...

The Problem with DIY Plumbing

Homeowners are always looking for ways to save money, and with good reason. If you turn on the television, there are plenty of DIY programs to choose from, which make many projects around the house seem so easy to do it yourself. More often than not however, plumbing...

Add Value to Your Home by Upgrading Older Plumbing Fixtures

Remodeling your kitchen or bathroom are the most effective ways to add value to your home. According to HGTV estimates, with a kitchen remodel you can recoup from 60% - 120% of the costs, and with a bathroom remodel you can recoup from 80%-130% of expenses. Those are...

4 Signs it’s Time to Replace Your Water Softener

The water softener in your home provides multiple functions. Not only does it help to keep your hair and skin soft, and keep your hair soft and shiny. It helps to make your clothes last longer and protect your plumbing. Your water softener protects your plumbing...