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Avoid Burst Pipes this Winter

How to Prepare Your Pipes for Winter

As we get ready for seasonal changes and the chill of fall, it’s time to start planning for the winter months. Central Ohio has some rough winters, and the last thing you want to have to deal with is frozen pipes. Fortunately, there are preventive actions you can take now to winterize your pipes and
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Clogged Sewer Drains Can Be A Headache

Clogged sewer lines can cause multiple problems for homeowners in the form of backed-up drains and toilets, or even worst, burst pipes. Clogs in sewer lines have many causes including grease and fats, hair, dirt and debris and even tree roots. Once the pressure builds up too much, the pipes will back up and force
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A clogged down spout can be a headache

Cleaning Your Downspouts

While autumn leaves are pretty, they can cause major problems for your gutters and downspouts. Leaves, twigs, seeds, and needles from trees and other debris can clog your gutters and downspouts. While cleaning the gutters is usually a semi-annual chore, downspouts may also need attention. Clogged downspouts can cause soil erosion and water damage to
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Extending the life of your Garbage disposal

How to Extend the Life of Your Garbage Disposal

Garbage disposals are standard in most homes and offer great convenience in cleaning up after cooking or eating … but  … they can also be one of the more temperamental kitchen implements. You have to be extremely careful about how you use them. Garbage disposals are highly prone to seizing up, which in turn, will
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