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Why Irrigation System Maintenance Is Important

March 31, 2020

Many homeowners rely on in-ground sprinkler systems to water their lawns and gardens, particularly if they have a lot of green space on their property and don’t have the time to water manually. These sprinkler systems will save you a whole lot of time and allow you to deliver exactly the amount of water your lawn needs to thrive. But as with any type of infrastructural system on your property, it is important that you stay on top of the preventative maintenance it needs to stay in good operational condition for many years to come. Here’s a quick overview of... View Article

How a Sprinkler System Can Save You Money

March 17, 2020

In-ground sprinkler systems often have a reputation for being a luxury amenity, but you don’t have to be wealthy or own a large property to be able to benefit from a sprinkler system. In fact, there are many sprinkler systems that are highly affordable and can even save you money while providing other types of benefits. Here’s a quick overview of some examples of those primary benefits associated with irrigation system installation in Shreveport, LA: Use the correct amount of water: Today’s sprinkler and irrigation systems are highly sophisticated, and feature a series of sensors, gauges and timers to ensure... View Article

How to Avoid Garbage Disposal Issues

March 4, 2020

Many drain issues can be prevented if you can remember what food items can and cannot go through garbage disposals safely. There are also a few things you can do to ensure the proper function of your disposal itself. The following are some of the best ways to avoid costly garbage disposal repair in Shreveport, LA. Things you can do Of course, regular care and maintenance plays a big role in the survival of your garbage disposal. In addition to taking care of it, there are some other good practices plumbing professionals recommend: Let the disposal run longer: A properly... View Article

Ways to Keep Pipes from Freezing

February 19, 2020

You may notice the sun peeking out from time to time, but it’s still cold in places. Lower temperatures by themselves or combined with rain, ice or snow can cause all sorts of problems for homeowners—especially with plumbing. When water freezes inside pipes, it expands and puts extra pressure on the pipes from the inside. The most common results of frozen pipes are small cracks that get worse over time and lead to complete pipe breakage, if not caught early and repaired. Both old pipes and new pipes can freeze and burst and cause expensive water damage to property. If... View Article

Four Things You Should Never Put Down the Drain

January 31, 2020

From all of the different types of food matter your kitchen drain encounters to the various body oils and layers of dead skin that make their way into your bathroom sink and bathtub, keeping the drains in your home clear is not an easy task. If drain clogging in Shreveport, LA becomes an issue in your home, however, the condition of your entire plumbing system might eventually be compromised, making the importance of keeping drains clear even more pressing. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to ease the stress your drains have to withstand, and one of... View Article