How Do I Know If My House Has Polybutylene Pipes?
It is not a question of “if” polybutylene pipes will fail; it is only a question of when. For this reason, it is vital to determine whether you have these pipes installed in your home. Fortunately, it is not as hard as you might think to find out, and you won’t haveContinue Reading
Can You Sell a House With Polybutylene Pipes in Georgia?
Is it even possible to sell a house in Georgia that has polybutylene pipes? Yes, you can put the home on the market and sell it. However, you may be hard-pressed to find someone who wants to buy it. While the real estate market is red hot right now andContinue Reading
Does Insurance Cover Polybutylene Pipe Replacement?
Are you wondering if insurance covers polybutylene pipe replacement? It’s a common question, and the answer is that it depends on the insurance provider. In general, insurance companies do not provide coverage within homeowners insurance policies for polybutylene pipes. They are simply too ...Continue Reading
The Importance of a Water Heater Flush
You rely on your water heater every day, but do you often consider how well it’s running? It’s not uncommon to only think about water tank maintenance when there’s a problem, but routine flushing and check-ups can prevent malfunctions, costly repairs, and even breakdowns. Flushi...Continue Reading
Faulty Meters and Bad Water Heaters Can Raise Your Electric Bill
The Problem with Having a Faulty Water Heater A defective meter or a problematic hot water heater ran up a Mastic Beach couple’s electric bill by thousands of dollars, but which is actually to blame depends on who you ask. Deborah Watson says she doesn’t turn her air conditioner onContinue Reading
Ways to Prevent Plumbing Problems at Home
How Can I Prevent Plumbing Problems at Home? When you’re a homeowner, it almost seems as if there are a million thoughts racing through your mind at every interval of the day. From trying to recall if you shut the garage door after leaving the driveway to pondering whether orContinue Reading