Earthwise Home Services Blog: Archive for September, 2019

How to Spot a Reliable Professional Plumber

Monday, September 30th, 2019

plumbing-technician-with-homeownerYou wouldn’t hire just anyone to work on your vehicle, right? Or to provide you with home security? Then why would you hire just anyone to work on your expansive and important plumbing system? You want to make sure the plumber you call will get the job done quickly, correctly, and reliably.

You may go online and find a number of professional plumbers that fit the bill. But  do you know the qualities that are most important to look at before you hire one? We’ll share some guidelines to help you choose the right professional plumbing contractor for your home.

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3 Bathroom Plumbing Problems to Watch Out for When Remodeling

Monday, September 16th, 2019

beautiful-bathroomIf you’re reading this blog post, chances are your bathroom doesn’t look the way you want it to. Either that, or it’s not as functional as it could be. Whatever the case, you are considering or have started a bathroom remodel. We don’t blame you—your bathrooms are the most used rooms in your household, and a remodeling job can give you a brand new space.

Of course, when it comes to the plumbing fixtures in your bathroom, it pays to work closely with qualified and experienced plumbing professionals. The level of care you take in planning and preparing for your remodeling job is going to make a huge difference in the results you’ll see from it. In fact, there may even be factors you haven’t considered yet, such as potential problems.

Below are 3 common bathroom plumbing mistakes that happen when homeowners try to “DIY” the job instead of contacting a plumbing professional.

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When to Call It Quits with Your Water Heater

Monday, September 2nd, 2019

water-heaterDoes your water heater receive routine maintenance and prompt repairs as needed? Then it can last for many years! In fact, you likely have the same water heater working for you since you moved into your current home.

But, like any other home comfort system, water heaters don’t last forever. Eventually, you’ll need to replace yours when it can no longer do the job it’s meant to. You may consider repairs, but there are some indicators to watch out for that signal that it’s more economically feasible to upgrade the water heater altogether. What are these indicators?

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