dishwasher not draining

Dishwasher Not Draining

Have you ever had a long day at work and finally came home to make a nice, healthy dinner for you or your family? If so, the last thing you want to do after finishing your meal is roll up your sleeves and spend an extra 30 minutes scrubbing pots and pans. With that being […]

Common Plumbing Problems

Common Plumbing Problems & When to Call a Plumber

In a perfect world, we’d never run out of toilet paper and if it were up to us, plumbing problems wouldn’t exist. But since we don’t live in a perfect world full of functioning plumbing and the like, it’s best to educate yourself so you know what to do what a plumbing-related problem arises. Playing […]

toilet seal replacement

How to Replace a Toilet Seal

One of the most important components of the toilet is the seal. The small but mighty seal is a wax ring that sits on the floor and stops both water and foul odors from leaking into your home. While the average toilet seal can last between 20 and 30 years, sometimes it needs to be […]

broken garbage disposal

How to Troubleshoot & Fix a Broken Garbage Disposal

Garbage disposals are one of the most underrated appliances in the home. Thanks to garbage disposals, we can effortlessly discard food scraps while washing the dishes. But if you’re garbage disposal isn’t functioning as it should, cleaning the kitchen can be even more time consuming. Luckily, troubleshooting (and fixing) your garbage disposal can be a […]

toilet leaking from tank bolts

How to Fix a Toilet Leaking From Its Tank Bolts

The toilet is one of the most underrated components of the home. Sure, toilets aren’t glamorous, but life without modern-day plumbing would be very, very different (and not in a good way!). The thing about toilets is that they tend to be out of sight and out of mind, until something goes wrong. One of […]

toilet wont flush all the way

Toilet Won’t Flush All The Way

Your toilet is probably out of sight and out of mind. That is until something goes wrong. One of the most common toilet problems homeowners encounter is a toilet that won’t flush all the way. Before you can fix a toilet that won’t flush all the way, you need to know what the underlying causes. […]

How to Replace a Toilet Seat

How to Replace a Toilet Seat

If you’re a homeowner looking to upgrade your bathroom, you may be wondering if it’s possible to simply replace the  toilet seat yourself. Many people don’t realize that installing a new toilet seat is an easy DIY project that you can do in 15 minutes or less with just a few simple tools – here’s […]

how to replace toilet handle

How to Replace a Toilet Handle

Is your toilet handle broken? Perhaps it’s rusty and dingy in appearance or maybe it’s become loose? Whether you’re replacing your toilet handle out of necessity or to improve the appearance of your bathroom, this simple DIY project can be done in 15 minutes or less. How to Replace a Toilet Handle in 6 Steps […]

how to replace a toilet fill valve

How to Replace a Toilet Fill Valve

Toilet won’t flush? Is the toilet flushing, but not completely? It may be due to a faulty fill valve. A toilet fill valve is the component of the toilet that is responsible for refilling the tank after every flush. Over time, the fill valve will succumb to general wear and tear and need to be […]

how to reset a garbage disposal

How to Reset a Garbage Disposal

If you spend lots of time whipping up delicious meals in your kitchen, then your garbage disposal is likely one of your most valued appliances – that is, until it stops working. Although garbage disposals are a convenient appliance, they can malfunction when you need them most. Fortunately, if your garbage disposal has stopped running, […]