Best Rainwater Hoses Hopefully by the time you are reading this, or if you are a new visitor, you have completed your rainwater catchment system or at least planned out your build. If not, check out this guide. Perhaps the most important aspect of a rainwater catchment system is how you plan on distributing the water […]
Best Downspout Diverters There is a lot of junk out there being used for downspout diverters. I have sifted through the mess of these diverters and can assure you that it is well worth pay the extra few dollars to get a quality piece of equipment for your rain collection system. I think it’s safe […]
The Difference Between Schedule 40 and Class 200 PVC Growing up, I knew there was a difference at the local home improvement store between schedule 40 PVC and schedule 80 PVC when I held the pipe in my hands. Other than one being heavier and gray, I never really understood the difference and when schedule […]
Buying a House? Make sure to inspect the plumbing! It’s perhaps one of the easiest construction systems in a house to inspect, yet is often overlooked. Most of the time, if the house is not flooded people believe their plumbing system is in order – not necessarily! If you are in the market for buying a home, it’s wise […]
DISCLAIMER: PVC joint welding involves the use of dangerous chemicals, so it is important to wear proper safety gear at all times. It doesn’t matter if you are pipe welding or cutting PVC with a power saw. Please be safe!! When solvent welding PVC there are several factors that can contribute to weak joints. However, […]
Make sure you irrigate your lawn when the sun is down to conserve fresh water. Many people irrigate at night or in the morning, but you should always irrigate in the morning just before sunrise. Not only does it help conserve water but it helps prevent the spread of fungus from ruining your lawn.