May 27

Can I Put Coffee Grounds Down My Garbage Disposal?

Let’s set the scene. It’s early in the morning, and you’ve just made yourself that essential cup of pick-me-up. Before getting on with your day,… View Article Read More

March 4

How to Replace Your Outdoor Faucet

Like most homes in the Boston area, you probably have at least one outdoor faucet. You use it for everything from watering your lawn and… View Article Read More

January 14

How to Stop a Leaky Toilet

A leaky toilet is one of the most common problems that require plumbing service among Boston homes, both new and old. While it may not… View Article Read More

January 7

How to Shut Off the Water to Your House in an Emergency

You never know when disaster will strike. When it comes to your plumbing system, this can be as serious as water flooding your home at… View Article Read More

April 25

New Lead Free Plumbing Alloy Could Get The Lead Out

Researchers at Purdue University say they’ve developed a new plumbing alloy that can eliminate the use of lead in plumbing fixtures. The alloy is a… View Article Read More

April 18

Plumbing as a career

If you’re looking for a career, a new career or a better career, consider plumbing. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the plumbing industry… View Article Read More

April 11

Life without indoor plumbing? Is that still a thing?

According to a report earlier this month, nearly 25% of households in Russia lack indoor plumbing. While that’s hard to accept, it’s apparently true. The… View Article Read More

April 4

Changing your habits can save money on energy bills*

*Your mileage may vary. A recent study by researchers at the Australian National University showed that behavior has the potential to save 10%-25% on residential… View Article Read More

March 28

Eliminating water hammer

If you’ve never heard of water hammer, you’ve probably never heard water hammer. Water hammer is your plumbing’s reaction to valves in your system opening… View Article Read More

March 21

Why you should fix your leaking faucet

We’ll be the first to admit that in the grand scheme of things, a drop of water isn’t a lot of water. But the water… View Article Read More