When Should I Replace My Drain Lines?

There are plenty of parts of the home that owners do not know much about. A lot of the questions that homeowners defer to professionals have to do with drain lines and sewage. Sure, you might not be able to make these repairs yourself. Experienced drain technicians go to school for a long time to […]

Drain & Sewer Tips for New Homeowners

Okay, you just bought a new house, congratulations! Are you prepared for a wonderful life of continual maintenance and prevention?! We didn’t think so! When purchasing a new home, it is important to take some time after the fact to examine your home and get a better understanding of the current condition & possibility of […]

Drain & Sewer Tips for First Time Home Buyers

Did you know that as a homeowner you are responsible for your main sewer line all the way into the street? This information is valuable to know as a new potential homebuyer because in the state of Massachusetts, a current resident it is not legally required to inform a buyer of any existing underground city […]

5 Things You Should Never Flush Down the Drain

  There is a multitude of things that we are taught not to do as a kid – walk in the street, talk to strangers, etc. One thing that most of us know is that there are very few items that actually belong in, and should be flushed down, a toilet. Sometimes, though, it seems […]

5 Reasons to Never Use Liquid Drain Cleaners

Although drain cleaner is a popular product, found in nearly every supermarket and home goods store in the United States, it may not be as useful as most consumers think it is. There are, as a matter of fact, numerous hazards that can result from using drain cleaner in your home. As you read this […]

How Often Should You Call a Drain Cleaning Company

Drains are vital parts of plumbing systems in general and are essential to taking away wastewater from sources like faucets. Problems can arise that cause a drain system to clog, leak, or become damaged. This can make life a little more difficult, since a clog, for example, would interfere with the proper functioning of the […]

How a Video Pipe Inspection Can Save You Cash

  Sewer lines have been around for centuries, but pipe maintenance methods haven’t changed much since then – you wait for a costly problem to appear, then spend too much money getting your pipes dug up, inspected and replaced. Finally, there is a 21st-century method of pipe maintenance that’s as easy as it is cost-effective. […]

How to Avoid a Drain Emergency in the Winter

  Plumbing problems of any kind are not fun to deal with. Drain issues, in particular, though, can be frustrating. Depending on which drain in your home stops functioning, you may find yourself unable to use your kitchen fully, take a shower, or wash your hands in the bathroom. None of these potential scenarios are […]