Mark Carpenter Plumbing Blog : Archive for October, 2017

Water Heater Maintenance: Why You Need It

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

water-heater-tankDuring the fall is the time when homeowners schedule maintenance for their heating systems so they’re ready to handle the cold weather. But parts of a household plumbing system also need maintenance attention during fall, even though they’re used around the year. The water heater is one plumbing appliance that needs regular tune-ups and inspections, and the fall is the best time to arrange for these services. Even though water heaters do work on almost every day of the year, they receive additional work stress during the winter. Plus, winter is the time of the year when people least want to have their water heater suddenly break down and cut off the hot water supply!

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5 Reasons to Remodel Your Bathroom

Monday, October 9th, 2017

luxury-bathroomWhere you choose to spend your money when it comes to improving your house can be a difficult decision to make. You have to make choices about cost and return on investment and how the changes may enhance your life. When considering these factors, you may not at first place a bathroom remodel high on the list. But there are a number of good reasons to consider this option, especially if you don’t have the budget for something as extensive as a kitchen remodel. Below are some specific reasons you might want to do a bathroom remodel.

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