Category: Sewers & Drains

How to Prevent Clogged Drain Problems »

When you recall your most recent clogged drain problem, what specifically comes to mind?  No doubt the worse the experience, the more unpleasant the memories.  Including what it might have cost you to get it fixed. But here’s the thing – if clogged drains are so exacerbating to begin with, doesn’t it make sense to […]

What Causes Your Drains to Clog? »

Do you ever call your plumbing “names”? You know, the kind you wouldn’t want your children to hear, never mind repeat? Plumbing can do that, even to the most pious among us. And nothing brings most peoples’ blood to a boil like a clogged drain or toilet. And yet here’s the funny thing about that […]

How to Dispose of Cooking Grease in Jasper and Huntingsburg, IN »

When it comes to things that should not go down your sink – or your toilet, for that matter – some are no brainers:  like left-over paint, pesticides, dental floss, and your wedding ring, just to name a few. Let’s add cooking oil, fat, and grease to that list, because once you realize the harm […]

How to Unclog Your Drains the Natural Way in Jasper & Dubois »

Homemade remedies not only are environmentally friendly, but often outperform retail chemical drain cleaners. Some home repairs can at first seem a little overwhelming, but unclogging your drain shouldn’t be one of them. Especially since there are several green – and often very effective drain cleaning methods you can employ without having to resort to […]

How to Prevent Clogged Drains in your Jasper or Evanston Home »

It’s almost Thanksgiving. So what on earth, you ask, does that have to do with preventing clogged drains? Well, as circumstances would have it, the day after Thanksgiving is the busiest day of the year for plumbers due to the record numbers of phone calls for clogged kitchen and other household drains. It’s a fact: […]

Tree & Shrub Roots Can Cause Big Problems with Your Sewer & Drain Lines »

Words of advice for home owners in Jasper, Huntingburg, Germantown, Evanston, and other Southwestern Indiana Communities Mature trees add beauty and shade to landscapes, but their roots can cause extensive damage to sewer pipes. Roots grow into the pipes because they like it there! Sewer pipes contain water, nutrients and oxygen…the essential elements for tree […]

A Point-of-Use Water Filter Provides Fresh, Clean Water for your Jasper and Dubois County Home »

Point-of-Use (also called “undersink”) water filters can give you extra clean drinking water AND add value to your home. As they name implies, the filter hooks up to the pipes under your sink and connects to a separate countertop tap. Here are more benefits of a point-of-use filter. Water filters provide better tasting and better […]