One way to cut down on faucet repairs is to simply replace the faucet.When you replace a tub faucet, you must install a faucet that has the same number of handles as the current tub faucet. Tub faucet replacements are different than a sink faucet....
How do we get water from a well? What is involved and what are the parts of the system?
How does a toilet work. How to change the float ball in a toilet. Toilet bowl water level. Ever wonder how a toilet really works? See the basics of toilet operation with simple descriptions and easy to read diagrams.
It’s a fact: Toilets waste water. In most homes, toilets account for almost 40% of the household’s total water usage. Because of this, the ‘loo’ has become one of the most vital fixtures found in a home. While most people never truly think...
Ever have to replace a broken toilet handle? I have! I have pictures to prove it. With these instructions, I'm going to show you how to do it yourself in about 5 minutes. All you need is a wrench and a new toilet handle.
Company is coming and the garbage disposal stopped working. Learn how you can restart your garbage disposal in minutes with few tools and little effort.
There are any number of ways to repair galvanized water or waste pipe in a home like replacing all of it, for example. But using dresser couplings provides an easy inexpensive alternative to full replacement in many cases. Installing dresser couplings on galvanized pipe can be problematic unless...
Septic tank systems become clogged with roots in the leach lines, leach field, drain field or seepage field, causing backup of wastewater into the house. The inexpensive fix is to use copper sulfate through an installed cleanout or septic field pump.
Resurfacing your bathtub can save you time, money, and energy. It is much easier to resurface a tub than to remove the old tub, and buy and install a new one.
In Pakistan the Hunzas live to be 120 years old, using humanure (without drugs) to enrich their crops. In the west we are just beginning to realize it's value. Compost toilets help us create it.