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Go Green AND Save Green With These Water Conservation Tips

Every year in America we waste a trillion gallons of water. You probably already know that wasting water is bad for the earth’s water supply as well as your wallet. So to live greener and further lower your water bill, here’s a look at some helpful water conservation tips you can use.

  Blakeslee and Son   February 24, 2016   green 0 Comments   Read More

Grand Rapids Plumbing Tips: What to do About Low Water Pressure

Have you been waiting for the washing machine to fill, or for your hair to get wet enough to shampoo while you’re in the shower? These kinds of annoyances can drive anyone a little crazy. However, the perpetrator may be a bit of low water pressure. Low pressure could be something you may be able to remedy yourself, but in some instances, you may need to call Grand Rapids plumbers like Blakeslee & Son for assistance.

  Blakeslee and Son   February 17, 2016   water pressure 0 Comments   Read More

Indoor Air Quality Tips to Fight the Dry Winter Air

Maybe you think the bitter cold and raging blizzards are the only foes you must fight to get through the winter. While these may be the big bold monsters of winter, there's also a quiet comrade of theirs, a sneaky one, because it invades your home, stealthily taking over every room in the house. In fact, it's so good at what it does that you probably never notice it - until you're already suffering its effects. In case you haven't guessed, we're talking about dry winter air.

  Blakeslee and Son   February 12, 2016   Home Air Quality 0 Comments   Read More

Helpful Tips From Your Grand Rapids Plumbers: Flush This, Not That

As your trusted Grand Rapids plumbers, we see this problem all the time: random items getting flushed down the toilet, resulting in clogged pipes. However, even more frequently, clogged pipes are the result of flushing items down the toilet thinking the item is flushable. Here’s a closer look at some of the things you should never flush and the reasons why you shouldn’t chance putting these items in the toilet.

  Blakeslee and Son   February 5, 2016   Plumbing 0 Comments   Read More

Rockford Heating Tips: What to Do When Your Heating System Fails

With the cold winters here in Michigan, the failure of a heating system is likely to cause more than just a minor inconvenience. Before you run to the store for space heaters, you might try a couple of simple troubleshooting steps yourself. (Keeping in mind that if they don't work, it's probably time to call a professional for furnace repair in Rockford, MI like Blakeslee & Son) 

  Blakeslee and Son   February 1, 2016   heating system 0 Comments   Read More