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

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

February 18

Thawing frozen pipes

Like just about everything else, there’s a right way and a wrong way to thaw frozen pipes. Here are a few tips to keep your… View Article Read More

January 28

When Should You Call A Plumber?

Indoor plumbing is possibly the most influential invention of the modern world, and most of the time, it just works. But your plumbing does require… View Article Read More

Thinking About Water Week April 12-18, 2015
April 16

Thinking About Water Week April 12-18, 2015

Something interesting is happening in Washington, D.C., this week. April 12-18, 2015 has been designated Water Week. During Water Week, water and wastewater professionals from… View Article Read More

Fix A Leak Week: Is Your Home Under Water?
March 21

Fix A Leak Week: Is Your Home Under Water?

This week is designated as “Fix a Leak Week” and is a good reminder to check your household fixtures for plumbing leaks. With this winter… View Article Read More

Outdoor Faucets: The One Thing You Should Never Forget To Do In Winter
December 13

Outdoor Faucets: The One Thing You Should Never Forget To Do In Winter

If you own a home, chances are pretty good that you have at least one outdoor faucet. With outdoor faucets, it’s exceptionally important to remember… View Article Read More

3 Things To Do When A Water Main Breaks
November 4

3 Things To Do When A Water Main Breaks

Last week, thanks to some unfortunate work by a contractor, some City residents were treated to an unusual site: a city main shooting water four… View Article Read More

3 tips to find and eliminate plumbing leaks
August 23

3 tips to find and eliminate plumbing leaks

You may not realize that you have a plumbing leak until you receive an unusually high water bill. When you think of plumbing leaks, you… View Article Read More

Boston Standard Helps Turn On The Water At The Berkeley Community Garden
April 30

Boston Standard Helps Turn On The Water At The Berkeley Community Garden

The Berkeley Community Garden (BCG) at the corner of East Berkeley and Tremont in Boston’s South End provides gardening space during the summer months for… View Article Read More