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Identifying Garbage Disposal Issues

Identifying Garbage Disposal Issues

Standard in most American residences are garbage disposals. When they work, food prep and cleanup can be so much easier. But when they do not, smells develop and it’s just all around inconvenient. There are many things that can afflict your garbage disposal, but we want to highlight... [read more]

By BL James and Son 5-10-2021

Benefits of a Water Softener

Benefits of a Water Softener

Have you found that your skin is becoming dry and itchy? Is it true that no matter how many times you run the dishwasher the dishes never come out spotless? If your answer is yes to these questions, you need to invest in a water softener. What... [read more]

By BL James and Sons 4-27-2021

6 Common Plumbing Problems and How to Handle Them

6 Common Plumbing Problems and How to Handle Them

As your house ages, so does the plumbing. This indicates that pipes might become delicate and that plumbing issues can occur. There are several possible plumbing issues that your home could face at any time, some of which usually occur more frequently than others. Whenever a plumbing issue... [read more]

By BL James and Son 3-12-2021

Common Water Heater Problems and How to Solve Them

Common Water Heater Problems and How to Solve Them

We love our water heaters. They work hard and truthfully; we hardly need to think about them because they generally do their job so well. But everything needs TLC from time to time, including your water heater. Thankfully, many of the problems that water heaters experience are common... [read more]

By BL James and Son 1-11-2021

Benefits of an Air Purifier

Benefits of an Air Purifier

If you want to improve your home's air quality, an air purifier can help you do just that. An air purifier can help by removing pollutants from the air you breathe. The absence of airborne pollutants comes with a long list of associated health benefits. We want to... [read more]

By BL James and Son 12-30-2020

How to Successfully Unclog Your Drains

How to Successfully Unclog Your Drains?

One day, you start to notice that the water in your sink is draining just a bit slower than usual. This is certainly a nuisance. The good news is though, that clogged drains can usually be resolved rather easily. If you need some suggestions on how to get... [read more]

By BL James and Son 10-8-2020

AC Troubleshooting

AC Troubleshooting

It is nearly impossible to survive the summer without an air conditioner, or at least most of us wouldn’t want to be without one during the hottest months of the year. If your air conditioner is not working properly, then it can create a lot of frustration and... [read more]

By BL James and Son 10-8-2020

How to Get Your Fireplace Ready for the Cooler Seasons

How to Get Your Fireplace Ready for the Cooler Seasons?

Your fireplace is often the focal point when cold weather arrives. If it hasn't been used in several months, preparing the firebox should be a top priority. Explore these tips for getting your fireplace ready with safety in mind. 1. Perform a Basic Cleanup Before you try any... [read more]

By BL James and Son 10-8-2020

Investments You Can Make for Your Plumbing

Investments You Can Make for Your Plumbing

At B.L. James & Son, we have seen our fair share of plumbing disasters. There are a lot of things that can spell trouble when it comes to your plumbing. You cannot control or predict everything that could potentially go wrong, but you can make investments and additions... [read more]

By B.L. James & Son 7-2-2020

Everything You Need to Know About Air Filtration

Everything You Need to Know About Air Filtration

Air filtration is incredibly important in your home. Without even knowing, it can make you feel better or make you sick. Your family's health depends a lot on your air filtration. With it being so essential to your home and health of your family you’ll want to... [read more]

By B.L. James & Son 6-3-2020