Category Archives: Pipes

The Causes of Low Water Pressure

Low water pressure is a phrase often used to describe what is technically a low flow situation, where one or more fixtures in a home do not provide adequate water flow. There is a relation between pressure and flow, but it is possible to have adequate water pressure but still have low flow out of…

Anti-Freeze Alternatives for Pipes

A lot of people have freezing pipe problems and there are actually a lot of anti-freeze products in the market. A big concern though, is the constant dumping of the hazardous products down the pipes. It has made people think twice because of the environmental threat they pose. It is quite understandable and even noble…

Preventing Frozen Pipes

Here comes the winter season again. Christmas is just around the corner. Friends and family will be seeing each other once more and a lot of homes will be full of guests. Winter brings a lot of great moments together. But together with the great time, lurking behind is the dreaded freezing pipes that happen…

The Right Pipe For The Job

Different plumbing jobs need different types of pipes. That said, there are a lot of us who can get confused as to what pipe to use for certain applications. Using the wrong pipe can escalate our expenses when building a new home which is what we want to avoid. The wrong pipe can also get…

How to Avoid and Fix Frozen Pipes

Coming back home from a sunny holiday and to be greeted by a flooded apartment can be a nightmare for a lot of people and all because of freezing pipes. Imagine all of your things getting wet and ending up damaged or useless. Instead of unpacking, you end up calling the plumber for one of…