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Foundation Leaks: What Homeowners Can Do

No one looks forward to home repair projects, but some of the most dreaded projects involve your foundation. The foundation is the base of your home. Therefore, when there are problems with the foundation, you have a reason to be concerned. Foundation problems can lead to significant structural issues over time. While there are various […]

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How Long Do Toilets Last?

The porcelain throne within every bathroom looks like a permanent fixture. It’s certainly durable for the entire family to use for many years. However, there are clear signs when it’s time to replace the household’s toilet. Explore the factors that tell you when a toilet must be replaced. Your plumbing will be better off with […]

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Who Invented Indoor Plumbing?

It’s hard to conceive of a world where people didn’t use the bathroom and take showers indoors, but it hasn’t been that many generations since those concepts were nothing more than a pipe dream (excuse the pun). Chances are, your grandparents or someone they knew had to head to the outhouse to take care of […]

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How to Flush the Toilet Without Water

Few things in life are as dependable as a toilet. You walk in, do your business, pull the lever, and somehow the magical toilet gets rid of the waste. It’s one of those things in life that we don’t think twice about. Until that is, it stops working. Now, granted, if your house is without […]

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Will Flushable Wipes Clog My Toilet?

Just when you thought there was nothing new under the sun, flushable wipes burst onto the scene. Though wet wipes were invented by Arthur Julius in 1957 – who coined his new invention “Wet-Nap” – somewhere along the line, someone took the idea for a soap-infused, wet paper towel and made them flushable, much to the […]