Vent pipes are important.

Vent pipes are important. Vent pipes connect to your drains and they run directly to your roof or horizontally to another vent pipe that goes to your roof. Without them wastewater flowing down your drain would cause your s-traps to empty due to a siphoning action and then sewer gases could enter your house. The …

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Babies and Bath Water

Babies and bath water. You have to be careful. If you have small children, then you should have concerns that they will not be burned by the hot water coming out of your faucet. Set the thermostat on your hot water heater to below 120 F (48.9 C). Consider installing anti-scald devices on bathtub faucets …

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