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The Basics of Water Heater Maintenance

November 6, 2018

With winter fast approaching, now is the time to see if your water heater is in good working order. Water heaters are often overlooked in our daily lives, but a little bit of preventative maintenance can prolong its life and increase its efficiency. Checking your water heater can easily be incorporated into your general fall […]

Flooding Nebraska

Flood Damage: Prevention Tips & What To Do When It Happens

October 2, 2018

Floods can be a catastrophic event and wreak havoc on homes and businesses. If you live in an area prone to flooding, it’s important to know what you can do to minimize flood damage to your property, as well as what to do in the event of flooding. Being prepared with these tips from NRDC.org: […]

Garbage Disposals

How to Choose the Correct Garbage Disposal for your Sink

September 11, 2018

Last month we discussed the common issues with garbage disposals, so it’s only fair that we follow up with what you should be looking for in a new garbage disposal this month. One thing to keep in mind is that the popular phrase “one size fits all” certainly does not apply when it comes to […]

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Common Issues with Garbage Disposals

August 16, 2018

For many people, a garbage disposal is a must-have. They make life in the kitchen a bit easier and can make chores go that much faster. But what happens when something goes wrong? Would you know how to fix it? Here’s how a garbage disposal works, and a few common problems you might run into. […]

Water Usage Nebraska

Save Money and Water With These Tips

July 30, 2018

Filling up the kid’s pool for the umpteenth time, giving the dog a bath, watering the lawn, washing the car, water balloon fights…if this sounds exactly like the height of your summer activities you are not alone. Unfortunately, the influx of water usage outdoors combined with typical usage indoors can spike your water bill. Luckily […]

Remodeling Bathroom

What To Know When Remodeling with Plumbing

June 25, 2018

While every interior design project has its challenges, often the biggest stresses come when someone is renovating a room and giving it an entirely different purpose. Especially if that purpose requires plumbing that didn’t exist before. Maybe you’ve dreamed about turning that unused closet into an extra half bathroom on your main level, a perfect […]

Saving Water

Simple Plumbing Tricks that will Save You Money

May 30, 2018

There are few problems in your home as inconvenient (and sometimes as filthy) as plumbing problems. Dealing with issues in your sinks, toilets, and tubs is indeed something no one wants to face. At the very least, these plumbing problems are a nuisance and are a nasty problem to resolve. But more often than not, […]

Clogged rural sink

How to Unclog Your Drains Easier and Quicker

April 11, 2018

When it comes to cleaning your house, you often have to get your hands dirty to get the result you want. Dusting the furniture or cleaning the stove often is usually messy and cumbersome. Mopping the floors and washing the dishes require time and elbow grease to see a noticeable difference. But there are few […]

Water Softener

Deciding on a Water Softener

March 1, 2018

Benjamin Franklin once said,  “When the well is dry, we learn the worth of water.” Water…a simple, life-giving substance, so simple and yet so complicated.  Complicated because we sometimes have to change the chemical makeup of it, in the form of a water softener.   Before we talk about what is soft water, lets talk […]

Water Heater

Caring for Your Water Heater

February 13, 2018

Water heaters are an important part of our daily lives. Without a working water heater, you wouldn’t be able to take a hot shower or bath, or complete any chores that require heated water – like washing dishes or a doing a load of laundry. Water heaters work hard to provide you with precious hot […]

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