Monthly Archives: January 2009

How To Fix Your Toilet

January 30th, 2009|

At some point in time, you will have a problem with your toilet. Whether it’s a stopped up toilet, a toilet that doesn’t flush completely, one that fills slowly, or one that runs constantly. Here’s a list of fixes and troubleshooting items to help with a fix. The Stopped Up Toilet […]

How To Prevent Frozen Water Pipes

January 28th, 2009|

After this latest cold spell here in Colorado, many of you may be recovering from the thaw of frozen water pipes. Ben Franklin said it well with, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Unfortunately that doesn’t mean much when you’re facing water damage and a foot of standing […]

Tips For Hiring A Plumber

January 23rd, 2009|

Maybe you are new in town. Maybe you have a newer home, and have never had the need to hire a plumber. In any case, every homeowner eventually has the need to call on a plumber. How do you decide whom to call? How do you find a quality, reputable […]

Grey Water: Coming To Your Area Soon

January 20th, 2009|

What is grey water and what does it mean to you? As unappetizing as grey water may sound, it may soon be a part of our lives. Grey water is defined as any water that has been used within the home, except for toilet water. This grey water, which includes shower, […]

Is A Tankless Water Heater For You?

January 16th, 2009|

Did you know that heating your water accounts for up to 30 percent of the average home’s energy budget? So maybe you’ve been thinking about replacing your old water heater, and wondering what your options are. Maybe you’re interested in green products, and would also love to have instant hot water available, thus […]

How To Fix A Leaky Shower Faucet

January 14th, 2009|

Step One Turn off the water supply to the leaky faucet. In newer homes, water shutoffs are often located under the sink. In older hoes, there may only be one shutoff for the entire house. Step Two Open the faucet and drain out […]

Instant Hot Water Heater

January 7th, 2009|

You wake up in the morning, turn on the shower, and then head down to the kitchen to grab a cup of coffee. You know it will take several minutes to warm up, so you might as well do something else, right? Long waits for hot water cost are a very costly endeavor. […]

Quality 1st Plumbing is the Premier Plumbing Company In Colorado To Go Green

January 5th, 2009|

 What does it mean to take your plumbing company green? To provide green products, services, tips and solutions! Quality 1st Plumbing is taking their belief in a greener world, and providing every one of you with tips and strategies to help you green up your own environment. Here’s how …

Quality 1st Plumbing is leading the […]