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4 Tips For Making Gutter Cleaning Easy

Posted by on Mar 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Tips For Making Gutter Cleaning Easy

Cleaning the gutters attached to the roof of your home is highly important for preventing water damage. If the gutters are not clean, when it rains, the water can build up and cause water damage to the roof and the side of your home. The cost of repairs can be extensive and in many situations, your homeowners insurance won’t cover the costs since it was a repair that could have easily been avoided had the gutters been cleaned. Cleaning the gutters doesn’t have to be a task that you dread. Here are four tips for making it easier: Wear Gloves: When you wear gloves, it’s going to be easier to grip all the dirt and grime that you are trying to get out of the gutters. On top of this, you won’t be so grossed out about what you are...

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Do’s And Don’ts For Replacing Your Water Heater’s Elements

Posted by on Mar 7, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Do’s And Don’ts For Replacing Your Water Heater’s Elements

If you need to tackle the job of replacing your water heater’s elements, then following these do’s and don’ts will help you to complete the project like a seasoned plumber: Do invest in a water heater element wrench. Water heater element wrenches can be purchased at the hardware store where you buy the replacement heating elements. The wrench looks like a short piece of metal pipe with two holes drilled into one end. The holes are used to place your screwdriver through to be used as leverage to remove and install the elements. Don’t attempt to work on your water heater without first turning off the power and cold water line leading into the tank. Check to make sure that the power is off by touching each element with a voltage meter or current testing tool before you remove...

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