How Do Water Softeners Work?

How Do Water Softeners Work?

Here in Odessa and Midland, one of the most common problems plumbers deal with is how to handle hard water. Water is considered “hard” when minerals and other contaminants such as calcium deposits, etc. infiltrate your water as it makes its way from the source,...
Preventing a Generator Surge

Preventing a Generator Surge

So you finally invested in a generator (or you’re just about to). They’re great for providing power when the electricity goes out. But what do you do when the generator itself goes out? While unlikely to happen there is one thing that can cause your generator to burn...
What Causes Low Water Pressure?

What Causes Low Water Pressure?

One of the great conveniences we take for granted is instant access to water at the flip of a switch. There’s nothing like coming home after a hard day and relaxing in a long hot shower. But some showers are a lot more satisfying than others. Maybe the water’s warm...
What Causes a Frozen A/C?

What Causes a Frozen A/C?

When the West Texas summers heat up into the 90s and above, you’re relying on an ice-cold air conditioner to keep it cool inside your home. But can your a/c unit ever get too cold? In some cases the unit can actually FREEZE up, rendering it useless! In this post,...
4 Productivity-Boosting Home Office Upgrades

4 Productivity-Boosting Home Office Upgrades

Even if you aren’t one of the lucky ones who’ve started working from home in the past couple of years, chances are you have thought about upgrading your home office. If you want to do it the right way and give your home that professional feel, you’re going to need...