Help! I Have Water Stains on My Ceiling

Help! I Have Water Stains on My Ceiling

Something that is hard to miss, and important not to ignore, is when you have a water stain on the ceiling. The discoloration is much more than just an eyesore, but a sign that something far worse is happening above. Once you find that cause, you must act quickly to...
How to Fix a Hard-to-Turn Faucet

How to Fix a Hard-to-Turn Faucet

Some plumbing issues can get out of hand, and require you to call the professionals to ensure a proper and quick fix. However, those can sometimes be expensive. There are some problems that feel like they need a plumber, but can actually be fixed by you, the...
Best Methods for Cleaning Your Bathtub

Best Methods for Cleaning Your Bathtub

Soap scum isn’t the only thing that makes a dirty bathtub less appealing. A dirty bathtub will also accumulate bacteria, and it will create a space that mold and mildew can thrive. To avoid having your bathroom get more gross because of a dirty tub, you need to make...
Is Brown Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Is Brown Tap Water Safe To Drink?

We all have the expectation that when we turn on the faucet, the water that flows out will be clean and clear. So it may come as a shock when the water is anything but that, and instead is brown. You may wonder what is causing your water to turn brown, how can it be...
Do Pressure Washers Use Too Much Water?

Do Pressure Washers Use Too Much Water?

Fewer things are as oddly satisfying as comparing the before and after images of using a pressure washer. Pressure washers, also known as power washers, utilize a powered motor that powers a water pump, and that pump speeds up the water to create a high-powered...
Collecting and Reusing Rainwater

Collecting and Reusing Rainwater

There have been many attempts over the past couple years to make a push into using less water. Sometimes it can be difficult, especially if you have a larger household. But no matter how often you run the dishwasher, how many loads of laundry go into the washing...
Laundry Room Plumbing

Laundry Room Plumbing

The state of your laundry room plumbing goes beyond just the washing machine. Hoses, gases, drainage, sewer lines. It’s all connected.

Draining Your Dehumidifier

Draining Your Dehumidifier

Dehumidifiers work wonders for your family’s health, so you need to know how to drain your dehumidifier properly so it can consistently do its job.

What Causes Water Spots?

What Causes Water Spots?

Despite their appearance, an overreaction to water spots on your dishes is unwarranted because there are a couple things you can do to prevent them.

What is a Bidet?

What is a Bidet?

With all of its benefits and affordable options, you might still think, “What is a bidet?” Bidets have been essential to bathrooms in many countries.

Winterize Your Home Before Heading Away for the Winter

Winterize Your Home Before Heading Away for the Winter

If you are one of those many homeowners that like to fly south for the winter, then you have probably felt that unease of leaving home vulnerable to the near-arctic elements. You can check and double-check to make sure everything is in place for your vacation or...
PFAS Health Effects

PFAS Health Effects

PFAS health effects also include interference with the body’s natural hormones, an increased level of cholesterol, and an increased risk of cancer.

PFAS: Taking Action

PFAS: Taking Action

In 2017, Michigan created the PFAS Action Response Team as a temporary body to investigate sources and locations of PFAS in the state.

PFAS: What You Need to Know

PFAS: What You Need to Know

There are roughly 60 confirmed PFAS Michigan sites, but the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy suspects over 10,000 potential sites.