Spring! Time to Test Your Outdoor Lawn Faucet

2019-04-16T15:17:42-05:00April 16th, 2019|Plumbing DIY Tips|

Outdoor Lawn Faucet Don't despair, spring is coming to the Twin Cities! Are you planning your outdoor activities in the garden, watering the lawn, washing the car in the driveway, cleaning the gutters. Well, you'll need to unleash [...]

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Smart Toilet Seats!?

2019-07-09T14:58:43-05:00March 21st, 2019|Bathrooms, Plumbing DIY Tips|

Have you heard about the new Smart Toilet Seats? You may be interested in upgrading to smart bath options, and a toilet seat is a great place to start. Kohler makes a line of Cleansing Seats that can make your [...]

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Smart Bathrooms!

2019-02-28T13:46:17-06:00February 18th, 2019|Bathrooms, Plumbing News|

Everything else in modern homes is getting smart these days, so why not your bathroom? If the sky's the limit, Kohler has an Intelligent Toilet (!) they have just unveiled. The NumiĀ® offers: Motion-activated hands free seat opening and closing [...]

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How to Prevent Frozen Water Pipes

2018-12-14T15:02:48-06:00December 14th, 2018|Frozen Pipes, Plumbing DIY Tips|

Now that winter has settled in, and especially with sub-zero overnights common in January, some extra attention to your plumbing will pay off. If you've ever had frozen pipes you know how damaging they can be - pipe replacement for [...]

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Quick! Where’s the Shut-Off Valve?

2018-09-19T14:36:01-05:00September 19th, 2018|Plumbing DIY Tips|

Straight out of our customers' files: We had a panicked caller on the line last month, screaming into the phone, "There's water spraying out all over our basement!" The calm, soothing voice of our general manager talked her through the [...]

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What Can Happen With Automatic Faucets?

2018-08-27T14:22:24-05:00August 14th, 2018|Plumbing News|

On a recent trip to the dentist, I ducked into the rest room before what promised to be a lengthy stay in the dental chair. I set my purse (unzipped, natch) on the sink and turned away. Next thing I [...]

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