Plumbing

Article Highlight: How to Clean a Sewer Line

A clogged sewer line is one of the biggest headaches a homeowner can have - not only can you not use the water in your house, but there is likely to be big, smelly mess where the line backed up and overflowed.… Keep reading »

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Whether you're a beginning do-it-yourselfer, a seasoned pro at home improvement projects or looking for the vocabulary to discuss your renovations with your plumber, LoveToKnow Home Improvement's Plumbing section will give you the information you need to get the job done right.

Do It Yourself Plumbing Made Easy

There may be varying levels of plumbing jobs to be done around yourself, but before you hire a contractor, review some of these topics and see if you can get the job done:

  • Fix a Leaking Shower Head - If your shower head is dripping, it may just be an easy fix. Check out this troubleshooting guide for this fix.
  • Fixing a Leaking Tub Faucet - Drip, drip, drip... how to fix that drip? Before you call in a plumber, review this article to see if you can do it yourself.
  • Replacing Shower Tub Faucet - One bathroom upgrade is installing a replacement shower tub faucet, but can you do the project yourself? Chances are, yes you can!

Plumbing Basics

From pictures and features of the top selling luxury toilets on the market to understanding how a sump pump works, get tips for your plumbing repairs, renovations and projects.

More topics are addded continually, so check back often for the latest do it yourself plumbing projects you can tackle.

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