What To Do About Hard Water

You’ve probably heard of hard water before, but do you know what is it? Hard water is water straight from your tap that has different minerals dissolved into the water. Hard water can create problems in your home’s plumbing, appliances, and can even affect your body. What Is Hard Water? Water is a great solvent meaning it can pick up … Read More

Are You Having Trouble With Clogged Drains?

A clogged drain in your kitchen or bathroom can be a serious issue. A clog in your drain can cause leaks, unpleasant smells or residue, and great inconveniences for you and your family. If you do suspect that you have a clogged drain, follow our quick steps to help the problem.   Check For Immediate Blockages While a clogged drain … Read More

4 Tips to Keep Your Heating Bill Low

Keeping your home warm during the freezing winter months is necessary, yet it isn’t always cheap. With severe weather you will inevitably see a rise in your monthly heating bill, but ensuring that your heating system is running efficiently can help you save. Follow these 4 Tips to Keep Your Heating Bill Low this winter: 1.) Let Your Home Work … Read More

4 Plumbing Tips for Hosting a Super Bowl Party

Super Bowl Party

As the second-largest day of food consumption in the United States, Super Bowl Sunday can be especially hard on your home’s kitchen and bathroom plumbing, especially if you’re hosting a viewing party. To prevent major plumbing problems, tackle these home tips before kick-off. Avoid Greasy Foods Fried and greasy foods are a traditional part of every Super Bowl party, but … Read More

4 Tips to Prevent Frozen Pipes

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1606″ img_size=”large”][vc_column_text]Severe winter weather can wreak havoc on your home’s plumbing. As temperatures drop, your pipes are more prone to freezing, cracking, or bursting. By taking preventive measures and monitoring your pipes throughout the winter, you can avoid freezing pipes and the costly damages that accompany them. Why Do Pipes Freeze? Unlike most liquids, water expands as it freezes. … Read More

Is a Whole-Home Humidifier Right for You?

Humidity levels in your home play an important role in maintaining your comfort levels throughout the winter. Without proper humidification, your health, comfort, and heating bill may suffer. If you and your family are struggling with dry, winter air it may be time to consider a whole-home humidifier. How It Works A whole-home humidifier is installed directly into your system … Read More

Everything You Wish You Knew About Standby Generators

inside of generac generator

The Midwest usually ranks among the safest areas for natural disasters in the United States, but that doesn’t mean Central Kentucky is immune from dangerous storms. In fact, in the past 5 years the average amount of rain or snow has risen nearly 20% in the United States and almost 27% in Central Kentucky. Additionally, the total number of reported … Read More

Surprising Effects of Dry Indoor Air

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1609″ img_size=”large”][vc_column_text]For many of us, humidity is associated only with muggy and uncomfortable summer conditions. However, humidity levels and dry air in the winter play an equally critical role in keeping you healthy and comfortable.  Negative Health Effects of Dry Air With the drop in temperatures during the winter, the air around you naturally becomes drier. It is actually … Read More

Holiday Heating Tips

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1603″ img_size=”large”][vc_column_text]The holiday season can be a hectic time as homeowners travel, entertain, and spend their time cooking, cleaning, and shopping for gifts. As your holiday to-do list grows, your heating system should be the last thing you worry about. Follow these three tips to keep your home comfortable and your system running smoothly this holiday season. 1. Adjust … Read More

7 Plumbing Maintenance Tips for Fall

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1600″ img_size=”large”][vc_column_text]With the beginning of fall officially here, it’s time to start focusing on your home’s seasonal maintenance. While it may seem like winter is far off, fall is the best time to knock out your winter preparation to-do list. To help prepare you for the colder months, we have 7 Plumbing Maintenance Tips to get your home safe … Read More