2015

  • How To Install A Corner Sink In a Small Bathroom

    If you need to replace a sink, or just need a little more space between toilet and sink, in a small bathroom, you may be considering a corner sink. Although installing a corner sink involves almost the same procedures as installing a regular wall sink, there are a few extra considerations.  However, if you are physically able to contort yourself enough to work under a corner sink in a small bathroom, it's not really very difficult.
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  • 3 Tips To Keep Your Kid's Hair Out Of The Shower Drain

    Do you have children? Are their beauty and grooming routines leaving your shower drains clogged with hair? Hair is one of the most common causes for shower and bathtub drain clogs. That's especially true if you have multiple people using the shower on a regular basis. If too much hair gets in the drain, you may need professional assistance in clearing the clog. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to prevent such clogs.
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  • Learn How to Replace Your Own Garbage Disposal

    If your garbage disposal has gone out on you, it is possible for you to install a new one yourself. The first thing you want to do is make sure you are up for the job. You are going to be working under the sink, so make sure you tinker around under there a little to see that you are comfortably able to do so. If you feel you can do the job, then follow the instructions in this article to replace the garbage disposal on your own.
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  • Quick Checks To See Why A Gas Water Heater Isn't Producing Hot Water

    Has your gas water heater suddenly stopped providing you with hot water? Unless you have plumbing experience, you will likely want to call in a professional. But you can first perform a few quick checks to see if you can determine and fix a minor problem. Always start the process by finding your owner's manual and ensuring that electricity is turned off to your unit. Check the Shut-Off Valves A gas water heater has a couple of different shut-off valves that can be turned to stop a crucial part of the heating system.
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  • Get To The Bottom Of High Heating Bills

    If you had your highest heating bills ever the past winter, the off season is a great time to get your unit worked on. There could be many problems with your heater and the ventilation system that are causing the increased costs. A Grande Prairie heating contractor is the perfect expert to look at your furnace and your ventilation system, to determine the expensive flaws that are draining your pockets. You'll want to ask the professional to do the following things.
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  • How To Troubleshoot An Overflowing Dishwasher

    Is your dishwasher overflowing? This can be a very troublesome issue; not only does your kitchen flood, but you also don't end up with clean dishes. If your dishwasher is overflowing, there are a few things that you can check on before you call a plumbing or house appliance repair company.  Run Your Garbage Disposal It may seem counter-intuitive, but quite often a problem with the dishwasher is actually a problem with your garbage disposal.
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  • How To Keep Your Plumbing Working Properly

    You should do everything you can to keep the plumbing in your home running as smoothly as possible. Putting the wrong things down the drains can lead to clogging and much worse plumbing problems that require the help of a professional plumber to resolve. Read this article to learn what you should and should not put down your drains. Things to not put down your drains One of the things a lot of people allow down their drain that causes problems is grease.
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