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Vents and your Home’s Drainage System

Vents and your Home’s Drainage System
You probably know that your home’s plumbing system consists of supply pipes that bring hot and cold water to your faucets and drains that take away the used water and waste, but were you aware that air plays an important part in how those drains function?

If you live in a […]

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How Old is your Bathroom Plumbing?

How Old is your Bathroom Plumbing?
It wasn’t all that long ago that indoor bathroom plumbing was a luxury rather than the common place feature most people in this country consider it to be today. Older residents in the Bay Area may even remember a time when answering nature’s call in the middle of the night […]

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Having a Problem with your Shower Plumbing?

Having a Problem with your Shower Plumbing?
Many homeowners assume that problems with the tile in their shower enclosures are due to grout or caulking issues, but in some cases they may be caused by leaks in their shower plumbing. If the wall board behind the tile at the front of your enclosure seems to feel […]

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Clogged Toilet: When a Plunger isn’t Enough

 Clogged Toilet: When a Plunger isn’t Enough
Why does it always seem to happen that you discover a clogged toilet when guests are in town visiting or expected to arrive any moment? Fortunately many blocked toilets can be fixed with your well-used plunger, but what do you do if this is one of those times when that […]

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A Licensed Plumber can Help with that Old House Purchase

A Licensed Plumber can Help with that Old House Purchase
It’s difficult not to be tempted with all the great purchase deals available on older homes in the Bay Area — that 19th century townhome you’ve admired while headed to work for the past several years may now have a for sale sign in the front yard and […]

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Plumbing Leaks: Mold and Mildew’s Best Friend

Plumbing Leaks: Mold and Mildew’s Best Friend
If you’ve ever seen a house where mold and mildew have been allowed to flourish, it’s a sight you probably won’t soon forget and it may be hard to believe that it can often start with a small plumbing leak. All mold needs to multiply is oxygen and moisture […]

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Maintenance Can Extend the Life of your Equipment

Maintenance Can Extend the Life of your Equipment
How much time and money do you spend keeping your vehicle on the road? Whether you buy the parts and do the work yourself or take it to your local service center, changing the spark plugs, oil, and filters can prolong the life of the vehicle and help […]

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Is It Time to Add a Wet Bar?

Is It Time to Add a Wet Bar?
Football season’s finally here and before long you may be entertaining friends and family on Saturdays, Sundays, and Monday evenings. If you want to make your hosting chores a little easier this year and avoid missing any of the big game, why not install a wet bar in your […]

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Have You Considered Adding Instant Hot Water?

Have You Considered Adding Instant Hot Water?
How often do you have to heat water in your kitchen? While most homeowners now use a microwave rather than the old reliable teapot, you probably still need to heat water for tea, soup, instant coffee, instant oatmeal and many other products on a regular basis and if you’re […]

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There May Never be a Better Time to Upgrade Your Water Heater

There May Never be a Better Time to Upgrade Your Water Heater
December 31, 2011 might mean New Year’s Eve to many people, but if you’re a homeowner in the Bay Area, you might want to think of it as the last day for receiving substantial saving on purchasing a new water heater and having it installed. The final day […]

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