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How Tap Water is Better Than Bottled Water

It’s crazy to think that every year more than $100 billion is spent on bottled water. Bottled water can be a trusted option for some countries that do not have a safe source of tap water. In the...

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Clogged Plumbing Vents

In addition to the drains and pipes that make up your home’s plumbing system, there are also plumbing vents. The purpose of plumbing vents is to safely carry and remove sewer gases from the system...

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What Causes Discolored Water from Faucets?

When you turn on a faucet to wash your hands or grab a drink, the last thing you want to see is brown or orange water streaming out. Anything but crystal clear water will probably be unappealing as...

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Locating and Repairing Slab Leaks

A leaking pipe underneath your home’s foundation is known as a slab leak. Either within a water line or sewer line, a slab leak can create a number of symptoms that may be apparent immediately or...

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Five Common DIY Plumbing Mistakes

Sometimes a DIY project seems like a good idea when you want to get something around your house fixed or updated and save money. When it comes to making a plumbing repair or installation, however...

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The Dangers of Plumbing Backflow

Plumbing backflow is the unintentional and undesirable reversal of the flow of water in a pipeline or plumbing system. When this happens, it creates a dangerous situation because your drinking water...