Keeping Our Plumbing On Point

Keeping Our Plumbing On Point

  • Common Causes Of Drainfield Failure

    Many residential properties rely on septic systems to process waste. In the absence of a municipal sewer system, any refuse flushed down the drains in your home will make their way into a septic tank for treatment, and liquid waste will be funneled into a drainfield where it will be absorbed into the soil. A drainfield failure can result in catastrophic plumbing problems that will put the health of your family and the safety of your home at risk.

  • Opening A Catering Business In Your Home? What To Know About Grease

    Opening a home-based catering business is an exciting way to become your own boss. Even better, it can be a more economical way to do so. Working from home will offer you more time to be with your family, but it will also help you avoid paying the high overhead costs, such as rental fees and utilities for a separate commercial space, which can financially stress a new business venture. But along with the benefits of running a home-based catering business, there are also some potential problems that will need to be addressed and grease management is an important one of these.

  • Hard Water Can Damage Your Skin And Hair

    Does your beauty regimen involve avoiding hard water? If not, you could be working against yourself. Hard water is taxing on your plumbing fixtures and even your clothing, so it should come as no surprise that hard water is also damaging to your hair and skin. If you have hard water in your home, learn about just some of the problems it could cause you. Hard Water and Your Skin

  • Selling Your Home? Make Sure You Get Your Septic System Inspected

    A septic system that is in need of repair can cause contaminated water in your home, as well as cause pollution, such as to any nearby beaches. Title 5 Services protects you and your family from these health threats by requiring a septic system be inspected before any type of sale, including the sale of a home. The results of the inspection of your septic tank will be given to your local board of health, who will put the inspection in a file in case it is needed at a later time.

  • Removing Hair From Your Bathroom Tub Drain Without Using Chemicals

    If you frequently find that your bathtub has trouble draining at a standard rate of speed, there is a good chance a clog has become present within the piping system. Hair is usually the culprit in tub draining problems. Here are some steps you can take to eliminate hair within your plumbing system so water will drain from your tub without needing to use damaging chemicals in the process. Administer Plumbing Procedures Try using a plunger to remove the hair clog from your drain.

About Me

Keeping Our Plumbing On Point

After dealing with a debilitating sewage flood a few years back, I decided to turn my attention to the proper care and maintenance of our septic tank. We had never spent much time trying to keep things in good shape, but we didn't want to deal with another sewage problem. To make things right, we met with the septic tank professionals and talked about how to keep our system in good shape. We worked hard to check for problems, and we called in the professionals at the first sign of trouble. Ever since then, we haven't had any issues. This blog is all about keeping your plumbing on point.