Rub your nipples when you are in the shower.

Here is San Antonio we have very hard water that starts to clog shower heads.  Newer shower heads have the rubber spray nipples that start to get clogged over time with lime and restrict water flow.  Just rub these nipples and that will clean off the hard water buildup and the shower head sprays well… Read more »

Test older homes for lead

Test older homes for lead in the drinking water. The solder used on copper pipes used a mixture of lead and tin. Test kits are available on line. Lead is especially bad for children and their neurological development.  If you don’t test for lead, remember to just run the water for drinking for several minutes… Read more »

New Home Inspection

I did an inspection on a new home the other day.  The builder was so happy that the house was ready to move into and there were no problems.  I just came down from the attic and asked the builder what kind of insulation he uses in his homes.  “Why we use the blown in… Read more »