Pipe Pitch and Sewer Backups

Pipe Pitch Examples

What Effect does the pipe pitch of drain lines in a home or commercial building have with regards to a possible backup? Pipe pitch maybe one of the most important concepts in plumbing. It’s where the phrase “shit goes down and stink goes up” originates from. Waste water is supposed to drain away from the… Continue reading Pipe Pitch and Sewer Backups

How Does a Toilet Work?

Aside from the kitchen, one of the most renovated rooms in a house is the bathroom. Whether it is to reconfigure, so there is more room or to replace the bathtub or toilet. Most homeowners want a more comfortable space to get dressed in or to relax after work. If you’re replacing it, there are… Continue reading How Does a Toilet Work?

Toilet Seats – Know What You're Sitting On (Part 2)

That brings us to the second part of our toilet seat blow out. We thought we would give you a list of terms used in describing different parts of a toilet seat. Use these terms freely when talking to your local plumbing technician, they’ll be amazed by your knowledge of toilet seats. We will also… Continue reading Toilet Seats – Know What You're Sitting On (Part 2)