Monthly Archives: April 2012

Plumbing Inspection Tips Before You Buy A New Home

April 27th, 2012|

When you make the decision to purchase a new home, you are making an investment in your future. You need this investment to be a sound one – which is why it is important to choose your new home with care.

You may jump at the chance and put in an offer to beat the crowd. […]

The Greenest Toilet

April 26th, 2012|

We live in a time of “green living”. Green living means doing your part to help protect the environment. You can do this in numerous ways, such as driving a hybrid car (or not driving at all), switching your regular light bulbs for energy-saving bulbs, recycling, and investing in energy saving appliances.

All can save money. […]

Quality 1st Plumbing Celebrates Earth Day 2012

April 22nd, 2012|

Happy Earth Day 2012.

This year more than one billion people across the globe will participate in the 42nd annual Earth Day activities, with this year’s theme being Mobilize The Earth.

When the first Earth Day was held 42 years ago, 20 million Americans from all walks of life participated. It is credited with launching today’s environmental […]

Plumbing Terms And What They Mean

April 19th, 2012|

When you need to call a plumber for help with your pipes, you are bound to hear several technical terms. Plumbers can sometimes forget that not everyone is a plumber. Therefore, not everyone understands “plumbing lingo”. You may find your head spinning when your plumber starts spouting BTU numbers or asking you where the angle […]

Ways To Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

April 13th, 2012|

One of the easiest ways to save some money and live a greener life too is by making your home more energy efficient. Making your home more energy efficient is not a difficult task – you can use the following tips to get you started. Before you know it, you will have an energy efficient […]

What To Consider Before Buying New Bathroom Fixtures

April 12th, 2012|

When you want to give your bathroom a quick makeover, adding new fixtures is an easy way to go. New bathroom fixtures can make your bathroom look brand new. You can choose to replace a few, key fixtures – or you can go all out and replace them all. Either way, adding new bathroom fixtures […]

Why A Green Plumber Is Your Best Choice For An Energy Audit

April 6th, 2012|

One of the most common misconceptions people have about going green is that you must make huge changes and give up all the luxuries of life to do any good. That simply isn’t true. Instead of looking at it like you’ll be giving something up, look at it for what you will be gaining instead. […]

10 Things You Probably Never Knew About Toilets

April 5th, 2012|

10. Toilets are musical – rumor has it the great majority of them will flush in the key of E flat.

9. Think we’ve always separated out mens and womens toilets? Think again. That way of life didn’t start until a high society party in Paris made it fashionable in 1739.

8. The US spent over $100,000 […]