Tankless water heater: benefits and drawbacks

Is this the year for a new water heater? If so, you’ll find that you have more options now than ever before. You’ve probably heard of tankless water heaters, and if so, chances are good that you have already eliminated them from your consideration.

Not so fast! The problems that came with tankless water heaters years ago have largely been eliminated. In fact, you’d be smart to give some careful consideration to replacing your conventional water tank with one of the newer tankless versions. We’ll help you sort out the benefits and drawbacks of each type of water heater.

Conventional Storage Tank […]

By |January 30th, 2018|Water Heaters|0 Comments

Why you need a sump pump battery backup

Every winter and spring we get calls about failed sump pumps. Thawing snow coupled with some rain showers can put a real strain on your pump. Throughout the month we’ve seen stories of storm-related power outages that have affected neighborhoods and cities of northeast Ohio. It seems that winter power outages are becoming more common.

Let’s be honest, a sump pump is pretty easy to ignore. If it’s working right, you’re not ever going to think about it. But be assured, this can lead to trouble, so this post is about why you should have a sump pump battery backup. Doing […]

By |January 24th, 2018|Sump pumps|0 Comments

Delta Touch2O® Technology faucets can brighten any kitchen

Have you seen the Delta faucet commercials that have popped up on TV lately? We spotted them on HGTV, and they feature some of the newest innovative designs in kitchen and bath faucets and showerheads. The commercial above features the Delta Touch2O® Technology line of kitchen faucets.

Delta has an exciting line of products that will enhance any home, and we’re proud to carry the Delta line. Delta has mastered the art of managing water flow in a way that conserves water and yet delivers warmth and comfort and ease of use.

For example, Delta’s Touch2O Technology faucets make simple kitchen tasks […]

By |January 14th, 2018|Delta|0 Comments

Plumbing New Year’s Resolutions for 2018

Where has the year gone? It seems like Thanksgiving was yesterday, and here we are talking once again about New Year’s resolutions! Most of the time, we start a new year with plenty of resolutions to change or improve our lives – things like losing weight, eating better, being more patient, etc. This blog post is about being more responsible, especially when it comes to your plumbing system.

It makes good sense to do this, because so many plumbing problems can be avoided with a little discipline. And any time you avoid a plumbing problem, you’re keeping your own money in […]

By |December 29th, 2017|Plumbing tips|0 Comments

Never ignore a leaking faucet!

Most of us at one time or another have had to deal with a leaking faucet. Often times it’s an outside spigot that leaks, one that’s easy to ignore. Or it could be that bathroom faucet that never seems to shut off completely no matter how hard you turn the handle.

We tend to think of a leaking faucet as a nuisance, but in truth, such a faucet is costing you a lot of money. A dripping faucet can leak hundreds, if not thousands, of gallons of water a year, and that’s sending your hard-earned money down the drain.

Faucet replacement is […]

By |December 20th, 2017|Plumbing Repairs|0 Comments