Bathroom Renovations 101: Running New PipesBathroom Renovations 101: Running New Pipes

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Bathroom Renovations 101: Running New Pipes

When I decided to add a pedestal sink and claw foot tub to my bathroom, I had no idea how much new plumbing I had to run. Since I had never run pipes before, I wasn't sure how to do it properly. I did a lot of research before I started so that I could be sure that I was doing it right. As I was researching, I knew that it would be helpful to have all of the information I found in one place. That was the inspiration for this site. I hope that the plumbing resources help you with your next home improvement project.

Diagnosing Strange Plumbing Noiss

The plumbing throughout a home is typically relatively quiet. Sure, you can hear a toilet flush or the occasional pop from a hot water heater, but repeated or jarring noises shouldn't be an issue. The following guide can help you determine the cause if your plumbing suddenly gets a lot noisier. Gurgling Drains Gurgling in the drains typically occurs when water is running into the drain or right after you turn off the tap, but occasionally you may hear drain gurgling when no one is using the affected sink. Read More 

Why Don’t Drain Cleaners Work?

Look up online any advice on how to unclog a drain, and you'll find at least a few articles admonishing you for considering drain cleaner. These liquid drain openers are in almost every store, so the advice to avoid them may seem strange, if you've never had to deal with unclogging a sink. However, there are some good reasons why you shouldn't use them including that the cleaner might not work. Read More 

Things You Might Want To Focus On When Remodeling Your Kitchen

If you have decided that you would really like to update your kitchen with a remodeling project, you will want to first decide just what it is in your kitchen that you want to change or improve. This way, with proper planning, you will be able to make the most out of the time spent on this project. To help you with this, you will want to review some of the following suggestions for things that you might want to focus on when planning your upcoming kitchen remodeling project: Read More 

Top Tips to Keep Your Drains Clean

Finding ways to enable your home to be more enjoyable is ideal. Fortunately, there are numerous tasks you can do that will make a difference in your daily life. Taking time to ensure your drains remain unclogged and in the best condition possible is vital. Learning these useful tips that will help keep your pipes free of debris and clogs is critical. 1. Be mindful of grease You may be tempted to put oil down the sink because it may seem like the easiest thing to do. Read More 

Emergency Plumbing Help and When You Need It

It is a really good idea to make sure that you are aware of when you need emergency plumbing so you do not miss the signs and end up with a much bigger problem on your hands. To help make sure that that does not happen, you will want to spend a little time reading over the following information.  The Faucet Is Letting Out A Steady Stream Of Water You should contact a plumber for repair services when any of your faucets are leaking. Read More