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How to Unclog Your Toilet….Properly

Woooooof! You’ve clogged the toilet again, and guests are coming over for dinner in a few hours. What do you do to take care of this mess in a clean, quick way? Step 1. Wait ten minutes for the toilet to drain itself for at least ten minutes. This way, the water level will fall

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How to Fix Frozen Pipes

Frozen Pipes – A Homeowner’s Worst Nightmare It’s cold out. Really cold. Your faucets are running and you take a warm shower before you go to bed. You wake up in the morning and your shower is lacking water pressure, you ignore it, and go on with your morning routine. When you get back home

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When Should I Call a Plumber?

Sometimes, you’ve got to call a professional, other times, you just need some basic tools and a little elbow grease. But how do you know when you need to call a plumber and when you don’t? Common Plumbing Problems In the Kalamazoo, MI area, the most common plumbing problems are: Leaking faucets Burst pipes Water

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How to Tell if You Need to Replace Your Water Heater

With backyard showers and jumping in the lake not really an option as we get into December, it’s important to make sure you have hot water during the colder part of the year here in southwest Michigan. To do that, you’ll need to make sure your water heater is in good running condition. Most ¬†water

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