Monthly Archives: August 2009

Hot Water Circulation System

August 28th, 2009|

When the weather turns cool here in Colorado, some things make your home just a little nicer. A fire in the fireplace. A cozy blanket to snuggle under. And a nice hot shower to warm up in the mornings. Instead of wasting thousands of gallons of water each year letting the water […]

Plumbing Trivia – 7 Fun Facts

August 27th, 2009|

1. Why are manhole covers in the U.S. round instead of square? A round manhole cover cannot fall through its circular opening, whereas a square manhole cover could be turned diagonally and fall through. Circular manhole covers are also easier to place back into original position, and do not need […]

7 Green Plumbing Tips For a Colorado Fall

August 21st, 2009|

With all the cool, rainy weather we’ve had this year in Colorado, it’s hard to believe we’re leaving summer behind, and moving into fall. Even though rain doesn’t seem to be at a shortage, and our reservoirs appear to be at the brink, its still important to think green, and put as many water and […]

10 Worst Things To Put In Garbage Disposal

August 20th, 2009|

While garbage disposals are one of the most frequently used items in the kitchen, it may be easy to overlook how to keep it in top shape. Here’s a look at 10 things to avoid sending down the drain. 1. Vegetable peelings If you are peeling a bunch of […]

Plumbers In Centennial – Is It Important To Find One Close To Home?

August 14th, 2009|

In some circumstances, its nice having a plumber close by. In emergency situations, the quicker you respond to the problem, the less cost you’ll have in repairs. So if you live in Centennial Colorado, is it important to have a plumber located there as well? The most important thing is […]

How To Find A Plumber In Denver

August 12th, 2009|

Whether you have an emergency and need a plumber right away, or have some future work and are looking for the right resources, how do you find the right plumber in the Denver area? Start by gathering information on local plumbers. Search online. Ask your friends. Create a list and start contacting. […]

Winterizing Your Plumbing

August 7th, 2009|

With the Colorado weather, it’s hard to know what you’ll get from day to day. It can easily change 50 degrees or more from day to day, and have you planning for winter and summer all in a 24 hour period of time. While its still the dog days of summer, what can […]

Colorado Water Heaters – The Right Choice

August 6th, 2009|

Is it time to change out your hot water heater, and get ready for a Colorado winter?

There are three basic types of hot water heaters.

Gas Hot Water Heater
Gas Hot Water Heaters are very popular for heating a homes water supply, and offer reliability and fast recovery times between use. Gas water heaters have a […]