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Spray Foam Insulation

By |2019-06-25T08:50:30-04:00June 25th, 2019|Bathroom, Buildings, Construction, heating, News, Plumbing|

Spray Foam Insulation during a Bathroom Remodeling Even in a two wall exposed bathroom remodel I still like to have all of the outside walls sprayed with spray foam insulation closed cell insulation. Foam Insulation Keeps Cost of Heating and Cooling Down Most clients that know of me know that I speak of spray

Boiler Tune-up in 5 Steps

By |2019-03-26T13:20:56-04:00March 26th, 2019|furnace, heating, News, Plumbing|

A smart Boiler Tune-up is accomplished in 5 steps Today's heating system are like setting a Ferrari up on the wall of your basement and not ever giving it a wash? Most manufactures will tell you they would like to have the boiler serviced every year. Personal experience and practical application says it can

4 Signs That Your Toilet is Leaking

By |2019-03-15T15:23:32-04:00March 15th, 2019|News, Plumbing|

What Makes a Toilet Leak? The 4 most common reasons are fairly easy to diagnose. Toilet is running Toilet is constantly filling The floor is wet I have condensation on my tank. These are fairly easy leaks because they are noticeable leaks. When a toilet is running it usually means you have a problem

Plumbers are Mechanical Detectives

By |2019-03-04T15:13:57-04:00March 4th, 2019|News, Plumbing|

Plumbers are Mechanical Detectives Today’s plumbers have morphed into tech detectives. Plumbers are mechanical detectives armed with tools that assist in clue-seeking. We Know How to Deal With Today's More Efficient Equipment The problem with modern equipment is that as it becomes more efficient, it gets much more complicated to manage properly. Nowadays, all

Handicap Accessible Shower

By |2019-02-15T15:24:21-04:00February 15th, 2019|Bathroom, Buildings, Construction, Engineering, News, Plumbing, Shower, toilet|

Handicap Accessible Shower I visited a homeowner in Chelmsford that wanted to turn their existing bathroom into a handicap accessible shower. The Homeowners had the unfortunate situation of having to take in their adult child who was unexpectedly involved in an auto accident which left him confined to a

Shower Pan Repair

By |2019-01-22T19:53:33-04:00January 22nd, 2019|Bathroom, News, Plumbing, Shower, toilet|

Shower Pan Repair in Lexington, Massachusetts I had a service call in Lexington, Massachusetts regarding a challenging Shower Pan Repair. I had to pull out the glass shower walls and remove the two rows of tile down to the floor. The tricky problem with this repair was I had to remove a tiled seat

TOTO Toilet Fill Valve Issues

By |2019-01-03T15:44:09-04:00January 3rd, 2019|Bathroom, Plumbing, toilet|

TOTO Toilet Fill Valve repair The homeowner in Lexington mass is using a 1 piece TOTO bathroom and is complaining of the fill valve that's pulsating through filling or surging. The toilet was installed by me . Nice long term for the fill valve although it's time to be substituted. My Dear Watson

Troubleshooting a Thermostat

By |2018-12-07T14:23:25-04:00December 7th, 2018|News, Plumbing|

Thermostats can be very confusing even for a pro! A homeowner in Billerica, Massachusetts was having an issue with his Heating system which he believed to be related to the thermostat. Although after checking all connections I made sure that the thermostat was programmed to the client’s settings. This is important because thermostats come