If you’ve ever noticed a small bulge or raised area in your wall, there’s a good chance it’s a nail pop. Nail pops occur when the nails that hold drywall in place become loose and begin to protrude through the surface. Although they’re most commonly found in older homes, they can occur in any type of construction. Nail pops are usually easy to fix and cause no structural damage. However, if left untreated, they can worsen over time and become a bigger problem. If you have a nail pop, simply drive the nail back into place with a hammer and […]

If you have a leaking drain pipe in your wall, it’s important to address the problem as soon as possible. A leaking drain pipe can cause serious damage to your home, and can also lead to health hazards. There are a few different ways to repair a leaking drain pipe, and the best option will depends on the severity of the leak. There are a few things you can do to fix a leaking drain pipe, and we’ll go over those in this blog post. If you’re unsure how to repair a leaking drain pipe, it’s best to call a […]

If you’re a homeowner, you know that maintaining your home can be a never-ending job. One repair that may come up from time to time is fixing horizontal cracks in your drywall. These cracks can be caused by a variety of things, from settling foundation to thermal expansion and poor installation. No matter the cause, though, you’ll want to fix them as soon as possible to maintain the integrity of your home. There are a few things you can do to fix the problem. Causes of Horizontal Cracks in Drywall Drywall is a fairly sturdy material, but it’s not immune […]

If you’re struggling with low hot water pressure in your home, you’re not alone. Many homeowners have to deal with this issue at some point. There are a few things that could be causing your water pressure to be low. It could be an issue with your water heater, your main water line, or a clogged aerator. If you’re not sure where to start, troubleshoot the issue by checking the water heater, water lines, and aerator. Luckily, there are some simple things you can do to try to fix the problem. First, check your water heater to make sure it’s […]

A common issue that home and business owners face is cracks in their concrete slab foundation. This is a common problem that can often be fixed with a little elbow grease. In this blog post, we’ll show you how to repair a crack in your concrete slab foundation.   However, it’s important to take care of the problem as soon as possible, as it can worsen over time and lead to more serious issues. While cracks are not always a cause for alarm, they can be an indication of a more serious problem. If you have noticed cracks in your […]

If you’re like most people, your home is your refuge from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. So, when your house thermostat stops working, it can feel like your whole world is crumbling. But don’t despair! In this blog post, we’ll walk you through some simple troubleshooting steps that will help you get your thermostat back up and running in no time. If you’re having trouble with your house thermostat, there are a few things you can do to troubleshoot the issue. First, check to make sure that the thermostat is set to the correct mode. Next, check […]

Mold is a type of fungus that can grow indoors on wet or damp surfaces. Many types of mold are black or green and can be found in your bathroom, kitchen, or basement. Some people are allergic to mold and can have difficulty breathing, coughing, and sneezing. If you think you might have mold in your house, look for water stains on your walls or ceiling, or a musty smell. If you notice unexplained patches of musty-smelling growth in your home, you may have mold. Although mold is common in homes, it can cause serious health problems if not removed. […]

Water pressure is the force with which water flows through your pipes. It is usually measured in pounds per square inch (PSI). The typical house water pressure is between 40 and 60 PSI. Anything lower than 40 PSI may result in water pressure that is too low to be effective, while anything higher than 60 PSI may cause water damage to your home. Typical House Water Pressure According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the typical house water pressure is 30 to 50 psi. Water pressure that is too low can cause a number of problems, such as decreased water pressure […]

If you’ve ever experienced a sudden drop in water pressure in your home, you know how frustrating it can be. Low water pressure can make it difficult to take a shower, do the dishes, or even wash your hands. There are a number of possible reasons for low water pressure, including a leak in your home’s water supply line or a problem with your well pump. Regardless of the cause, it’s important to get to the bottom of it to ensure you have enough water for your daily needs. However, if you’re experiencing a sudden and severe drop in water […]

Having water pressure problems? The water pressure in your home should be between 40 and 60 PSI (pounds per square inch). The average water pressure for a home is about 60 to 80 PSI. This range is considered normal and adequate for most homes. If your water pressure is lower than 60 PSI, you may want to have a plumber check your home’s water pressure to ensure that there is no problem with your home’s water system. If the pressure in your home is outside of this range, you may have a problem with your water pressure regulator or another […]

If you’re like most people, you probably take your home’s water pressure for granted—that is, until you turn on the shower one morning and are met with a trickle instead of a stream. Low water pressure can be frustrating, and it can also be a sign of a bigger problem. Whether your home’s water pressure is simply low or nonexistent, there are a few things you can do to boost water pressure in your house. There are a few things that you can do to try and boost the water pressure in your house. First, check to see if there […]

If you’ve ever had a water leak in your home, you know how much of a headache it can be. Not only is it a pain to clean up, but it can also be expensive to repair the damage caused by the leak. If you’re dealing with a water leak, the first thing you need to do is find the source of the leak. Once you’ve found the source, you can begin to repair the damage and prevent further leaks. If you have AC leaking water in your house, don’t panic! There are a few things you can do to […]