Archive for February, 2019

Hiring Plumbers to Clear Out Grease and Fat in the Pipes

Written by Eric Brophy. Posted in Blocked toilet oxford al, Grease disposal companies, Plumber oxford al

Every house has plumbing, whether connected to a public utility or a private well or septic tank. In rural areas, septic disposal of solids is common, and a septic tank needs cleaning every so often. In more urban areas, homes are connected to public sewage facilities instead, but either model of sewage disposal may sometimes face clogging issues in the pipes. When this happens, grease disposal may be essential for clearing out backed-up plumbing. Plumbing services can be called upon to clear out the pipes, and grease disposal is certainly something to take seriously. If not, pipes can become clogged, and this can spell disaster. Grease disposal, when done correctly, can keep pipes clear. What is there to know about safe grease disposal and caring for one’s plumbing?

Proper Grease Disposal

Sewage pipes are designed to handle waste water and other materials, but some substances

How To Protect Your Family From Radon Here In The United States

Written by Eric Brophy. Posted in Moisture barrier for crawl space, Radon abatement aurora, Radon mitigation

Radon is a danger to many people all throughout the United States, but because so many people don’t even know that radon is present in their homes, it can be hard to combat indeed. After all, radon is unable to be seen with the naked eye and is also virtually odorless. Unless you’re performing radon testing, it’s unlikely that you’d easily be able to know whether or not radon was present in any given home.

And the dangers of radon can certainly be many. In fact, radon exposure has even been declared the second leading cause of lung cancer, second only behind smoking alone – according to data that was gathered by the Surgeon General. Unfortunately, this means that up to 20,000 lung cancer deaths are directly caused by radon exposure on a yearly basis here in the United States alone, let alone elsewhere all throughout the world. And as lung cancer is often not caught and treated until it has progressed quite a bit, there is no doubting the danger of it and the pain that such a diagn

13 Tips to Turn Your Small Bathroom Into a Luxurious Space

Written by Eric Brophy. Posted in Cost to redo bathroom, Unique master bathroom

If you have a small bathroom that you are planning to renovate, you are not alone. Bathroom renovations are very popular around the country. About 90% of homeowners who are remodeling their spaces say that they plan to work on at least one bathroom in their home. Small bathroom makeovers can make the space seem larger and more luxurious.

  1. Heat the floors. This can feel like the ultimate in luxury living. It is always nice to step out of a bath or shower to a warm floor. It also helps on cold mornings when the tile has chilled overnight.
  2. Make the switch from a tub to a walk in shower. As much as soaking in a hot bath after work can be a very relaxing experience but when you have a bathroom that is too small for the space a walk-in shower can make the space seem larger and give your showers a bit of their own luxury.
  3. Add seating to your shower. When you are working with local Continue Reading No Comments

A Closer Look At Why We Need Pest Control Services All Throughout The United States

Written by Eric Brophy. Posted in Rodent control, Rodent removal frisco tx, Rodent removal service dallas

Here in the United States and all throughout the world, unwanted rodents and other pests play a hugely detrimental role in the grand scheme of things. After all, the dangers of everything from rats to squirrel families can certainly be far more significant than many people actually realize. For instance, such rodents can easily carry disease, making them dangerous to be handled by the typical home owner.

Rodents and insects also consume a huge portion of the world’s total food supply. At the current date, it has been estimated that varying types of rodents alone will consume or contaminate as much as a full one fifth of this food supply, around 20% to put it into other terms. Without the prevalent of animal control services, however, this problem would likely be considerably more severe. In fact, without pest control, the amount of food that was contaminated by rodents and insects would likely be as much has half of the world’s total food supply. Of course, it is easy to see that

Are You Ready to Tackle a Home Improvement Project?

Written by Eric Brophy. Posted in Bamboo strength, Gray bamboo floors, Installation instructions

This is the time of the year when you can only think about the outside work that needs to be done on the outside of your home. As the nation’s temperatures again plunge into the teens and below, home owners may indeed be growing wearing of this long winter. Fortunately, even though property owners cannot be working on outside projects, they can tackle the inside work that they need done. From the installation of strand bamboo floors to upgrading to moisture-resistance molding throughout your home, there are many inside projects that can be completed while the nation waits for spring and warmer weather to arrive.
As home owners look for ways to upgrade their homes with maintenance free products, it should come as no surprise that there are a number of people who are looking at strand bamboo floors and other kinds of bamboo flooring options. Although it is very much like wood