Reasons Why You Never Ignore a Leaking Pipe

Sep 25, 2018 by Team JGW

A leaking pipe may not seem like a big deal, but you should never ignore this common household problem. If you do, it could cause more trouble than you bargained for – and that’s never a good thing. Even a small leak can cause big trouble, including but not limited to the fol..

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Why is Your Faucet Dripping?

Sep 19, 2018 by Team JGW

Even though it doesn’t appear to be a big deal, a dripping faucet isn’t something you should ignore. Not only can the sound drive you nuts, but it can also cost you a lot of money over the long run. There are many common causes of a dripping faucet, with these four a good pla..

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How to Protect Your Pipes from Freezing

Sep 12, 2018 by Team JGW

As summer comes to an end, it won’t be long before cold weather moves into the area. And as winter arrives, it’s important to ensure that your home is protected. This means many things, such as protecting your pipes from freezing. Freezing pipes are a big deal for many reason..

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What’s Causing Low Water Pressure in Your Home?

Sep 6, 2018 by Team JGW

At some point, often when you least expect it, you may come to realize that the water pressure in your home has fallen off. While low water pressure may not sound like a big deal, it could be the sign of a major problem. Here are some of the top causes of low water pressure [&hel..

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How to Fix a Leaking Pipe Inside a Wall

Aug 28, 2018 by Team JGW

Regardless of where it’s located, a leaking pipe is a hassle you never want to deal with. Fortunately, if the pipe is in plain view, such as under a sink, it’s easy to access. This makes the repair process much easier. In the event of a leaking pipe inside a wall, you’ll ne..

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How to Shut Down Your AC for the Season

Aug 22, 2018 by Team JGW

With the fall season approaching quickly, it won’t be long before your AC gives way to your furnace. While it’s easy to believe you can simply turn your AC off before the cold weather hits, there’s more to it than that. If you don’t take the right steps this fall, you cou..

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How to Choose Your Next Kitchen Faucet

Aug 15, 2018 by Team JGW

There are many simple ways to update the appearance of your kitchen, with the addition of a new faucet among the best. Since there are thousands of faucets to choose from, you must keep an open mind to ensure yourself of making the perfect choice. When the time comes to narrow yo..

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Water Hammer: Don’t Wait to Diagnose the Problem

Aug 8, 2018 by Team JGW

Even if you don’t know anything about plumbing, there’s a good chance you’re familiar with a water hammer. Water hammer is defined as follows: A water hammer commonly occurs when a valve closes suddenly at an end of a pipeline system, and a pressure wave propagates in the p..

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Common DIY Plumbing Mistakes to Avoid

Jul 31, 2018 by Team JGW

There may come a point when you think you can tackle a plumbing project on your own. While some people have the experience and knowledge to do so with success, this doesn’t hold true across the board. Here are a handful of common DIY plumbing mistakes to avoid at all costs: For..

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The Benefits of a Humidifier

Jul 25, 2018 by Team JGW

Although we’re still in the dead heat of summer, it won’t be long before the fall season rolls around. With this in mind, it’s time to start planning for the future. As far as your home is concerned, you’ll want to make sure you have a humidifier in place as the warm air ..

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