3 Cheap, Temporary Fixes For Leaking Pipes You Can Do Yourself

Posted on: 5 January 2015
If you discover you have a leaking pipe, it may have come at a time when you cannot immediately call a plumber to fix it. If so, you may decide to try to temporarily fix it yourself. Below are three cheap patches you can place on copper, iron, and PVC pipes that will contain the problem for the time being.  Epoxy Glue And Duct Tape For Copper Pipes When you copper pipe has sprung a leak, epoxy glue will fill in the hole while fusing with the duct tape to create a seal.
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DIY Patching Potholes In Your Driveway

Posted on: 29 December 2014
If you live in a northern climate you already know that potholes on the highway are a sure sign that spring is on the way. There isn't much you can do about the potholes on public roadways, but that doesn't mean you need to tolerate them in your driveway too. Giving them a temporary fix until warm weather arrives is easier than you may think and gives you plenty of time to arrange for the services of a professional.
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3 Ways A Plumber Will Service Your Water Heater

Posted on: 29 December 2014
As a homeowner, it's your responsibility to maintain your appliances. However, some appliances, such as your water heater, just seem too complicated for you to maintain and repair on your own. For this reason, you've always hired a plumber to take care of your water heater. Instead of staying in the dark about your water heater's necessary maintenance (and having no idea what your plumber marks on your invoices), enlighten yourself.
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Top Reasons To Purchase New Windows

Posted on: 23 December 2014
If you are like many homeowners, you have probably heard that one of the best steps that you can take to winterize your home is to replace any drafty windows that you have. Replacing your drafty windows will save you money on your heating and cooling cost. While this is true, it is not the only reason to make this type of investment. There are some other reasons that may save you much more than you will realize in energy costs.
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