Tag: Building Wisconsin

Sewer Lateral Inspection And Clean Out

We heard from a Remodeler TV Blog follower who woke up on Easter Sunday to clogged drains and a toilet that didn’t work. He brought in Roto Rooter and $800 later, found out he had tree roots in his sewer lateral. Today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV covers sewer lateral inspection and clean out with […]

How To Install A Rain Garden

Spring flooding problems have already started. Caused by heavy rain and snow melt, floods pick up pollutants like animal waste and fertilizer which then wind up in our natural waterways. Rain gardens help by keeping stormwater runoff from going into sewers and ultimately into our lakes. Click here to learn more. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, […]

Simple Hacks To Avoid Drain Problems

As the saying goes, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Prevention in this case is a sound home drain preventative maintenance program. Here are a few simple hacks to help you avoid drain, sewer and septic tank problems: Kitchen problems generally occur when grease builds up in your pipes or when your […]

Avoiding Clogged Drains

As they say, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Prevention in this case is a sound home drain preventative maintenance program. With care and a few simple measures, you can avoid drain, sewer or septic tank problems. Kitchen problems generally occur when grease builds up in your pipes or when your garbage […]

Maintaining Your Septic System

Unless your home is hooked up to municipal water and sewer, you have a septic system. And you probably take it for granted every time you flush the toilet. Today we’ll provide some tips to keep your septic system running smoothly. Septic Tanks and Fields make up your septic system if your home is so equipped. […]

New Home Construction – Plumbing

Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series highlights the role of the Plumbing Subcontractor in new home construction. Host Stuart Keith meets with Master Plumber Paul Price from Plumbers 75 contractor Best Price Plumbing along with Jeff Horwath from Jeff Horwath Family Builders. Also, Darryl Michlig from Best Price Plumbing covers plumbing maintenance in your new home. To find a reputable plumbing subcontractor in the Madison WI area, check out the Directory at MadisonAreaPlumbers.com. Subscribe to the Remodeler […]

Putting In A Rain Garden

This month is well on its way to being one of the wettest Mays on record. A rain garden is an intelligent way to put that rainwater to good use. In today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, host Stuart Keith and Karen Sands from the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District show how to install a rain garden in your yard. This project […]

Inspecting And Cleaning Sewer Laterals

It’s no secret that our infrastructure is aging. During the winter, broken water mains were a problem in many cities. And we heard from a Remodeler TV Blog follower who recently woke up to clogged drains and a toilet that didn’t work. He found out he had tree roots in his aging sewer lateral. Today’s video from […]

The Plumbing Subcontractor In New Home Construction

If one of your resolutions is to build a new home this year, check out today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series on New Home Construction which highlights the role of the Plumbing Subcontractor. Host Stuart Keith catches up with Master Plumber Paul Price from Plumbers 75 contractor Best Price Plumbing along with Jeff Horwath from Jeff Horwath Family Builders. He also meets with Darryl Michlig from Best Price Plumbing who covers plumbing maintenance in […]

How To Avoid Clogged Drains

As they say, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Prevention in this case is a sound home drain preventative maintenance program. With care and a few simple measures, you can avoid drain, sewer or septic tank problems. Kitchen problems generally occur when grease builds up in your pipes or when your […]