Tips to Prepare for the Rainy Season

With summer right around the corner, so is the rainy season in Southwest Florida. Usually spanning from May through November, the summer and fall months bring larger amounts of rain and possibly hurricanes. During this time, homeowners run the risk of water damage and costly repairs if they haven’t kept up with their home’s regular […]

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How to Save on Your Water Bill

Conserving your daily water consumption is a simple yet powerful way to save on your monthly utility bills. It is easy to overlook how much water you use on a daily basis and how those gallons can quickly add up. Here are a few ways you could help reduce your monthly water bill:   Check […]

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How to Increase Your Home’s Water Pressure

Low water pressure can be an annoyance to anyone. No one wants to turn on their sink’s faucet to be met with a slow drip of water. Low water pressure can cause constant frustration and inhibits simple household tasks, like the dishes, from being completed. It can also be a symptom of a larger issue […]

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Top 5 Garbage Disposal Misconceptions

Garbage disposals are a helpful tool to have in the kitchen, but there are a few common misconceptions about what can and cannot go down them. Knowing fact from fiction can save you from frustration and costly repairs down the road. Here are a few myths about garbage disposals that you shouldn’t follow:   Ice […]

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Cleaning Your Clogged Drains

Clogged drains call for quick action. Stop! Before you pour that liquid drain cleaner into your kitchen or bathroom sink, step back and take a deep breath. In fact, you may have to take a step back in order to take a deep breath, if your clogged drain is emitting a foul odor! How Liquid […]

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Cleaning Your Sewer System

Cleaning your sewer system is generally not high on your list of regular home maintenance. But it should be. When your household sewer system functions as intended, your sinks drain freely, your toilets flush cleanly and your garbage disposal removes organic debris with a push of a button. When they don’t, it could mean you […]

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Converting From Septic to Sewer

Converting from septic to sewer is not just a matter of personal preference. Many cities are moving new districts and areas from septic systems to public sewer systems. Over the past couple of years, the city of Cape Coral has been going through phases of their Utilities Extension Project, which is that conversion. While the […]

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10 Common Plumbing Mistakes to Avoid

Plumbing involves many of the essential systems in your home including, water, waste, heat, air conditioning, drainage, and irrigation. What happens when you’re met with an issue that shuts one (or many) of these systems down? While we always recommend calling a professional at Avis Plumbing there are precautions that can be taken to avoid […]

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