Category: Improvement

The Pros and Cons of Vessel Sinks

The Pros and Cons of Vessel Sinks

[ 0 ] July 27, 2016 |

Vessel sinks truly couldn’t be any more classic. After all, the bathroom vessel sink is a direct descendant of the earliest sink—the wash basin—which, in the days  before indoor plumbing, was never without its trusty sidekick, the pitcher. Showy and perfect for a powder room that’s crying out for a new look. And if yours […]

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Plumbing Pipes Repurposed for Home Decor

Plumbing Pipes Repurposed for Home Decor

[ 0 ] May 25, 2016 |

On the heels of shows like “Fixer Upper” and “Rehab Addict”, home renovation is huge right now; more specifically, repurposing old items is pretty much the hottest trend in the current home design movement. Recycling old material, specifically material with an industrial feel, is extremely popular and makes for unique, conversation centerpieces. If you’re a fan of all this, you may have […]

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Dual Flush Toilets

Dual Flush Toilets

[ 0 ] March 29, 2016 |

Dual flush toilets are the latest in water-conservation efforts, and have made the crossover from commercial to residential applications. Now, most well-known residential brands sell at least one dual flush model, including Kohler, American Standard, and Toto. Not only are there options, but the options are reasonably, and competitively priced. Unfortunately, due to the vast differences in design, […]

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3D Printed Plumbing Fixtures

3D Printed Plumbing Fixtures

[ 0 ] January 29, 2016 |

3D Printing, also known as additive manufacturing, refers to the process of creating a three-dimensional object by successive layering of material through a computer controlled robot. This technology was first introduced in the early 1980′s, but has really taken off in the last decade or so, and has really found a place in the aerospace, architecture, […]

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Plumbing Resolutions for the New Year

Plumbing Resolutions for the New Year

[ 0 ] January 1, 2016 |

While most of us are still in shock that 2015 is over (what?!), some of us have already begun planning for 2016 and looking for ways to improve. New Years resolutions typically entail staying fit or saving money. While we can’t help you with the former, we can make saving money easier. Here is a list of plumbing resolutions […]

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Earth Day Plumbing Tips

Earth Day Plumbing Tips

[ 0 ] April 22, 2015 |

Earth Day began in 1970, with an aim to raise awareness about the environmental health of the planet. On this 45th Earth Day, people all across the globe will be engaging in eco-friendly activities to help the environment.  We have a few plumbing-related home improvement ideas you can institute today to help you become more energy-efficient year-round. The focus for […]

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Stop Overlooking Your Most Used Appliance: When To Replace Your Toilets

Stop Overlooking Your Most Used Appliance: When To Replace Your Toilets

[ 0 ] December 16, 2014 |

It’s probably the one appliance in your home that gets used multiple times a day, yet is typically overlooked when you talk about remodeling or upgrading. Your toilet. The life expectancy of a toilet can vary greatly, but like everything in our homes, there comes a point in time when replacing it is the better […]

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2011 Home Improvement Trends

2011 Home Improvement Trends

[ 1 ] February 15, 2011 |

50 experts were interviewed about home improvement trends in 2011 and their results were packaged nicely into this infographic.  Use this as inspiration for your 2011 home improvement projects. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding a plumbing project or green plumbing fixtures. Do you have projects planned yet for this […]

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