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Things to Consider in New Construction Plumbing

Set up your system to work for years to come.

Optimizing and Accessorizing Sump Pump Installation

Find the best solutions for keeping things dry.

Things to Know If You’ve Never Lived with a Septic Tank Before

A lush lawn means something different to septic tank owners.

16 Common DIY Plumbing Mistakes

Keep water flowing when needed and stopped when not.

Hard Water vs. Soft Water

They're both safe, but they affect plumbing differently.

Extending Faucet Water Lines

Ensure a seamless installation.

How to Replace and Plumb a Home Grinder Pump

Old systems can get gunked up.

What Is the Maximum Safe PEX Tube Temperature?

PEX tube material is durable under extreme temperatures.

How to Thaw Frozen PEX Water Lines

Stop your PEX water lines from becoming your PEX ice lines.

Troubleshooting an Outdoor Faucet with Low Water Pressure

Insufficient water pressure can be caused by blockages or corrosion in pipework.

How Often Should the Sump Pump Run?

It should stay mostly in standby.

What's New in Water Heaters?

Which is the best option for your home?

Troubleshooting an Outdoor Faucet with no Water Running

Check out these simple solutions to getting your outdoor faucet running properly again.

Troubleshooting 5 Common Sink Soap Dispenser Problems

The best way to keep your hands clean is to install a soap dispenser in the area of your sink.

Plumbing: What to DIY and What to Leave to Professionals

Know how to handle your plumbing problems the right way and you’ll save money.

Basic Types of Piping and Tubing

Get to know the different types of pipes and tubing.

How to Remove a Septic Tank Lid

It's important to check your septic every few years and to do that, you must find and locate the lid.

How to Eliminate Kitchen Sink Odor

Suppress the stink with easy DIY tactics.

Install an Overmount Sink

Installing an overmount sink might seem like an intimidating task.

Getting Your Pipe Fittings Right

Learn the literal ins and outs.

Everything You Need to Know About Working With Plastic Pipe

Plastic pipes are used in a variety of applications, requiring specific handling, glues, and techniques.