How to Maintain Your Tankless Water Heater

Close up of electric tankless water heater

Tankless water heaters are becoming more popular. They allow you to have hot water on demand, are more energy efficient, take up less space, and generally have a longer life span than the traditional tank-style water heater. There are maintenance tasks associated with tankless water heaters to ensure they work optimally and don’t fail prematurely. … Read more

How to Flush Your Water Heater

flushing a Nokomis water heater Tank

Water heater maintenance such as flushing the tank can prevent premature failure due to corrosion in the tank. Our water in Florida is full of minerals, sediment, and dirt that can cause rust out the bottom of the tank over time. You can prevent that build-up and extend the life of your water heater by … Read more

How Do You Maintain Your Hot Water Tank

small hot water heater installation

On average, people remember their water heater on two occasions. The first occurs while they let out a frantic gasp in a cold shower; the second happens when they receive the bill for the replacement cost. However, some people think about the importance of water heater maintenance every day. They’re silently hoping you’ll call and … Read more

Why Do I Need Backflow Testing?

residential backflow preventer

Backflow preventers are an absolute necessity for the health of everyone because they protect drinking water from becoming contaminated.  But unless you have had it pointed out to you chances are you didn’t even know you had one. This leads to homeowners feeling frustrated and confused when they learn of the required testing of that … Read more

FAQs on Garbage Disposals

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Just over half of Americans live in a house with a garbage disposal. Whether you love yours or have a love-hate relationship with it, it’s not uncommon to have some questions about how to use it the right way. It’s also important to know how to take proper care of your garbage disposal, and when … Read more

Why Do You Need Water Filtration?

Girl looking at a glass of water with a magnifying glass

Is your home’s water supply connected to a filtration system? If not, you may be unknowingly exposing yourself and your household to lackluster (or potentially harmful) tap water. Fortunately, investing in water filtration systems and devices can turn things around and help you enjoy cleaner, safer, and better-tasting tap water throughout your home. Let’s go … Read more

Solutions for a Slow or Clogged Drain

man wearing orange gloves plunging a sink

Do your drains seem clogged or draining slower than usual? There are several reasons your kitchen and bathroom drains can back up. Those reasons include hair, grime, soap scum buildup, and toiletries that should have been thrown away rather than flushed. In severe cases, there could be a problem with your home’s sewer lines. But … Read more