Michael & Son Launches Live DC Bathroom Map

Michael & Son Launches Live DC Bathroom Map

Michael & Son Launches Live DC Bathroom Map DC Metro restrooms are hard to find. If you’ve ever gone searching for a toilet while on your daily commute, you may have found it to be inaccessible or entirely nonexistent. But, when you’ve gotta
A Different Career Path

A Different Career Path

When graduating high school, most teens have no idea what they want to do with the rest of their life. Many high school grads have a broad range of interests, and a lack of passion for most of them. Despite that, most people believe they need to
Alexandria’s George Washington’s Birthday Parade

Alexandria’s George Washington’s Birthday Parade

Each year on Presidents’ Day, the George Washington’s Birthday Parade is held in Historic Old Town Alexandria. On the third Monday in February, thousands of participants fill the streets to enjoy the music, food and festivities. With
Read This Before Replacing Your Home’s HVAC System

Read This Before Replacing Your Home’s HVAC System

If you have recently been told its time to replace your HVAC system, you are probably still in shock after seeing the quote. There is no getting around it, replacing your homes HVAC system is not cheap; they are mechanically complex and require
Clogged Sewer Lines: What You Need to Know

Clogged Sewer Lines: What You Need to Know

When you think of a clog in your home, it’s usually a toilet or bathroom sink. Those types of clogs can usually be dealt with in short order by even the least handy among us. However, clogs that involve your homes sewer line are far more costly
Residential Fires – It Can Happen to You

Residential Fires – It Can Happen to You

On January 12th a likely avoidable tragedy claimed the lives of 6 young children and critically injured two others. Early that morning, a fire tore through the Baltimore home where a mother and her 9 children slept. Within minutes it was over;
Toilets

Toilets

Of all the appliances in our home, the toilet might be the most resilient. They are an absolute essential for all of us and are used everyday; in fact there is a good chance you are reading this while sitting on one. Toilets can last for years
Turning Off Your Water for the Winter

Turning Off Your Water for the Winter

Hose Bibs In past blog posts, we’ve gone over steps homeowners can take to prepare their home for the winter months. Of all the preventative measures, the most important is ensuring your hose bib does not freeze and cause a pipe burst. If you
Holiday Safety Tips

Holiday Safety Tips

As the holiday season approaches, our neighborhoods are beginning to come alive with lights and decorations. Although they seem harmless, there are many hidden dangers that can result in property damage and serious injury. Here are a few simple
Code Brown: We found the DMV cities with the most plumbing jobs – is yours one of them?

Code Brown: We found the DMV cities with the most plumbing jobs – is yours one of them?

The day after Thanksgiving is commonly known as “Black Friday”, but for those in the plumbing business, the day is jokingly referred to as “Brown Friday” due to the spike in plumbing emergencies. With Thanksgiving just