What You Need To Know Before You Decide To Repair A Really Old Transformer

6 October 2018
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PCBs are "polychlorinated biphenyls." They are a waste byproduct of industrial and heavy construction equipment. So, you might be wondering how they could possibly be connected to electrical transformers. The answer may surprise you, as will the method in which PCBs under these circumstances are handled. It is also worth noting that while most older transformers are just easier and less costly to repair rather than replace, any transformers that have high amounts of PCBs in them cannot be repaired as the EPA has recalled them. Read More 

Pick The Right Well Pump

31 August 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Wells provide access to safe drinking water for many residential properties across the nation. Since the water table in most wells is some distance below ground level, having a reliable way to move water from the well into the home is critical. Well pumps help fill this role. The right well pump will help to streamline your water delivery system and improve the performance of your private well over time. Read More 

4 Signs You Need To Replace Your Electrical Outlets

17 July 2018
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Your electrical outlets are the part of your home's electrical system that you have the most experience with since they power basically every appliance, light, and electrical gadget that you own. However, electrical outlets are just like every other system in your house, and age and wear (or a combination of the two) can cause their performance to suffer, or even make them a safety hazard. Understanding some of the warning signs associated with electrical outlets that are no longer up to bar can help you determine when you should talk to an electrician about replacing your outlets with new ones. Read More 

3 Tips For Fixing A Leaky Faucet

1 June 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Is the sound of a dripping faucet causing you to lose sleep at night? In addition to the torturous sound of dripping water, a leaky faucet could be driving up the cost of your monthly water bill. Repairing a leaky faucet isn't something that you should put off, it's something that should be done as quickly as possible to prevent water waste and protect your plumbing system against serious damage. Read More 

Why Metal Roofing Can Be The Best Option For Your Home

11 April 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you have discovered that it is time to have a new roof put on your home, you might want to consider opting for metal roofing instead of going for the standard asphalt shingles. Once you have learned all you can about the many benefits that generally come from having a metal roof on your home, you can start to look for a roofer that will be able to complete the work for you. Read More