Why Does My Hardwired or Battery-Operated Smoke Alarm Keep Going Off for No Apparent Reason?
Smoke alarms are a godsend. These seemingly unremarkable devices have saved the lives of so many people all over the country. That is, if they work well. Families sleeping peacefully at night, only to be awoken by the incessant noise of their smoke alarms have become an all too familiar story. On the other hand,... Read More
Water Dripping from Air Conditioning Vent in the Ceiling or Wall
Your air conditioning unit shouldn’t be dripping water. It’s designed and installed in such a way that water should drip away from your home. It has a drip pan that helps prevent this issue. Water dripping from air conditioning vent in the ceiling or wall is a huge problem to have. The water leak itself... Read More
Hot Water Heater Making Noise: Hissing, Humming, Popping, Knocking, High-Pitched
Water heaters are not fail-proof. Whether you have them at home or in your RV, there will come a time when they will start giving you headaches. The most common water heater-related complaints of homeowners involve leaks and noise. Yes, it’s not just the roof where leaks occur. You may not realize this but leaking... Read More
Flat Roof Leak Repair: Everything You Need to Know
Flat roofs are a popular choice for modern homes and commercial buildings, but they can be prone to leaks. That said, knowing some of the details that go into patching up a leaking roof can go a long way into extending its lifespan. From identifying the signs of a leaking roof to finding the source... Read More
Did Your Hot Water Heater Leave You With a Flooded Basement?
Leaks can happen to different parts of your home, not just the roof or your plumbing system. Did you know that it can also happen to your water heater? It doesn’t matter if you own a residential water heater or use one in your RV – all water heaters have a fair chance of leaking,... Read More
Water Dripping from Leaking Bathroom Exhaust Fan or Ceiling Vent when it Rains
You can expect your bathroom to get wet. After all, this is where you take a bath. You can expect water to come out of the shower or the faucet. However, you shouldn’t expect for it to come out of your leaking bathroom exhaust fan or ceiling vent. When it does, then there’s obviously something... Read More
Will a Roof Leak with One Shingle Missing?
The roof is one of the most integral parts of the home. Without a properly maintained roof, your home, and its occupants, are at the mercy of external elements. You can’t even call your home a home if it doesn’t give you a roof over your head. But what if a big storm hits. and... Read More
Hot Water Heater Leaking from the Overflow Pipe
Leaks. The bane of existence of many homeowners. This is one problem that almost everyone will encounter at least once in their life. You have probably experienced mopping up your floors and listening to constant dripping sounds due to these leaks. Aren’t they annoying? If you think leaks only happen on roofs and on your... Read More
Common Roof Leak Locations: Where They Are, Why You Can’t Ignore Them!
As a homeowner, it’s a good idea to know the common roof leaks and their causes. In order for you to solve the problem, you should know what you’re up against. It’s really unfortunate that most homeowners don’t know what to do when their roofing starts leaking. They don’t even know where to look. It’s... Read More
6 Warning Signs Your Water Heater is Going to Explode
Exploding water heaters are a reality, not something crafted out of people’s imaginations. In fact, this was explored in the famous tv show ‘Mythbusters’ and they were able to prove that this really happens in real life. If you have not seen that episode, their experiment resulted in a 30-gallon water heater launching up at... Read More
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