Common DIY Plumbing Disasters

It might seem tempting to try plumbing repairs on your own. After all, it could be as simple as replacing a washer or flicking a switch, right? Not always. Do-it-yourself plumbing can often end [...]

What is a Water Hammer?

Water hammer is a loud and excessive banging of your pipes after you turn your tap on or off. Appliances such as washing machines or dishwashers can also cause water hammer to occur. If your [...]


Homeowners insurance is designed to protect you from losses that occur due to damage to your home. Because sudden plumbing problems are one of the most common causes of damage, it’s [...]