Got a Residential Septic Tank System? 5 Ways to Help Keep it in Top Shape

Septic tanks allow you to live in out of the way areas and still enjoy indoor plumbing. Once the unit is installed it's easy to forget that you have that large tank buried somewhere on your property. This is one case where you don't want to heed the statement "out of sight, out of mind." Below is a brief description of a septic system and five ways to help keep that system in great shape.

Ready To Build A Home In The Country? Start Thinking Of Utilities

If you want to build a home on a large country lot and you aren't sure how much it's going to cost, one of the first things that you have to look into are utilities. The utilities that you're going to use aren't going to come from the city and from local companies, and instead you'll have to manage them on your own. Here are a few of the different systems and items you have to get cost estimates for, so you can add it this to the basic cost to build the home that you want to live in.

Kicked to the Curb: 5 Tips for Trash Removal to Prevent Garbage Issues

When you set your garbage on the curb, you expect to see it disappear soon afterward. Unfortunately, there may be a time or two where this is not the case. The company could opt not to pick up your trash—but why? If you aren't sure why your garbage service has been fulfilled, or if you have another issue with trash, consider these tips as your guide to proper waste disposal.

What To Expect When You Have A Clogged Sewer Drain Serviced

If you notice dark sludge backing into your bathtub when taking a shower or after a bath, then your drain problems go far beyond a drain clogged with hair. When contents from the sewer drain seep into your tub, it's a sign of a major clog that needs to be dealt with right away for health reasons. Here's what you can expect when you call in a plumber to repair your drain.