3 Common Plumbing Problems and How to Fix Them

Plumbing is one of things that is generally ignored when things are running smoothly but becomes the center of attention the moment anything goes wrong. From broken pipes to clogged drains, there are many problems that can occur with your home’s plumbing, especially in older homes. Here are three common plumbing problems that can occur and how to fix them.

  • Clogged Drains: One of the most common plumbing problems is a clogged drain. These can happen very easily and very quickly as well. One minute the bathtub is draining normally, and the next…nothing is happening and you’re left with a tub full of standing water. This can also happen with sinks. In both cases, the culprit more often than not is a blockage somewhere in the pipe that is blocking the flow of water. One possible solution to fixing a clogged drain is to purchase drain cleaner. By following the directions, minor blockages can be easily cleared up. However, if the clog is major, it might be necessary to call

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Ready to Be Environmentally Conscious? Here’s How!

What exactly does it mean to be environmentally conscious? Does it mean recycling? Choosing renewable energy sources over fossil fools? Well, yes, all of it. It is choosing to unshackle yourself from the bonds of dangerous, and limited, fossil fuels. It is choosing to be conscious about what you are throwing into your trash. Is it plastic? Paper? Recycle it. Rather than have plastic live in the ocean or in landfills and not degrading, plastic can be recycled back into the system without ever harming the ground and water. It even saves a company’s money by recycling rather than whole teams being sent out to clean out landfills.

Okay, so being environmentally conscious can help the environment, but what else can it do?

Less Fossil Fuel, More Green Energy

This is the traditional loop the average individual is caught in: you use energy from a fossil fuel source, that harmful fuel is than pumped into the atmosphere where it collects at an alarming rate. Now, imagine a hom

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