Buying a House with a Well Water System

If you’ve always lived in homes that were hooked into the municipal water system, you may have some fears or questions about buying a home with a well. The good news is most water wells are safe, and people swear that well water tastes better than municipal water....

Buying a House? Plumbing Problems to Watch Out For

If you’re in the market to buy a house, congratulations. There are few things as exciting as buying a new home (or a home that’s new to you!) While curb appeal, the style of the home, the neighborhood, local schools, and taxes are all important factors in choosing a...

Winter Weather Tips for Well Owners

Winter Weather Tips for Well Owners Just like preventing frozen pipes, there are steps to take to prevent a frozen well pump. Deep well pumps are not a concern, as they are already located below ground, where the temperature is above freezing. But if you have a jet...

Frozen Pipes – What to Do

Frozen Pipes – What to Do So despite your best efforts at insulating, caulking, wrapping your pipes, leaving a faucet dripping and more, you or a family member find yourself with frozen pipes. What to do? First off, don’t panic. Just because you have frozen pipes...

Signs You Need a New Water Heater

Everyone pretty much takes their water heater for granted. That is, until there’s no hot water. Here are some signs you need a new water heater: Its Older Than 10 Years If your water heater is more than ten years old, it is close to its life expectancy. As water...