Learning To Love Plumbing

External Sump Pump Not Working? It Could Be One Of These 3 Problems

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When selecting a sump pump for your home, you will have to decide if you want an external or submersible pump. An external sump pump has the motor installed above the surface level, making it much easier to service the pump. That said, they are not without their own set of problems. An external sump pump can stop working for any of these 3 reasons. Debris Sediment will be brought into the well over time.…

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Basic Plumbing Tips For Homeowners

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As a homeowner, you want to learn the basics of plumbing so you can take care of some of the more common plumbing problems on your own. This knowledge will also help you to have a clear understanding of how to maintain your plumbing system so you can avoid some problems and keep your system in good shape. This article will serve as a great source of information on basic household plumbing.…

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How To Install A Hot Water Heater Blanket

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New hot water heaters are pre-insulated to improve efficiency, but older hot water heaters lack the insulation and can quickly lose heat. This will lead to a higher electric or gas bill, and the potential of not having enough hot water when it is at peak use in your home during everyone’s morning showers. Thankfully, installing a hot water heater blanket is easy to do on your own, can save you money, and makes an old tank more efficient.…

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