Plumbing

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How to Drain a Water Heater

Draining your water heater removes sediment from the tank that makes it work harder and cost more to use. And anybody can do it — just follow these instructions!

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ASK DANNY: Are Plastic Water Pipes Safe?

When water literally leaves a bad taste in your mouth, that’s cause for concern. Here’s what you should know about plastic pipes.

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How to Repair a Running Toilet

A constantly running toilet is not only annoying, it’s a big waste of water in your home. There are two main reasons a toilet continues to run, and both are easy to fix. Watch this video to find out how.

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How to Protect Your Home During Extreme Cold Weather

Extreme cold weather — brrr! — can be hard on your home. Follow these tips when freezing weather, snow and ice hit your area.

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How to Fix a Leaking Outdoor Faucet Hose Bibb

Left unchecked, even a small drip in an outdoor spigot can waste hundreds of gallons of water. Watch this video to find out how to repair the outside faucet on your home to keep it from leaking.

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How to Stop an Outdoor Faucet from Dripping

Watch this video for tips on how to stop an outdoor faucet or hose bibb from dripping.

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How to Prevent Hose Bibbs from Freezing

Watch this video to find out how to protect the outdoor spigots on your home from freezing by installing insulated hose bibb covers.

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6 Common Plumbing Problems and How to Fix Them

You won’t know when, and you won’t know how, but you can expect these plumbing issues at some point.

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