March 4, 2013

The Colors of Tap Water

It happens. You turn on the faucet to get a refreshing glass of H20, and what drops into your glass sort of reminds you of that fish tank you had as a kid. You know, the one with the dead fish? When your water isn’t clear, a person should always ask why. Considering we often drink it, bathe in it, brush our teeth with it, wash our clothes in it, and often put it in our food, it is in our best interest that it is safe and free of contaminants.
February 25, 2013

Recently Deceased

This office as just received notice the former LU 354 Member Larry Kuosman 72 of Rostraver Township passed away on February 8, 2013 in Punta Gorda, […]
February 19, 2013

Recently Deceased

This office was just notified that Retiree Life Member Brother Ludwig Bon, 90, of St. Marys, passed Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, Memorial donations may be made to the Elk […]
January 29, 2013

What Not to Put Down a Garbage Disposal

As wonderful as it would be to have a contraption that got rid of any unwanted food or material, garbage disposals do have some limits. Follow […]
December 27, 2012

Water Softening: Is it for you?

What is “hard water”? Think about the water that enters your home through your plumbing. It is a pretty important thing to think about, since we […]
November 26, 2012

How to Become a Plumber or Pipefitter

What do plumbers and pipefitters do? Here is a very brief list of duties performed by a plumber or pipefitter: – Install pipes and fixtures – […]
October 24, 2012

How to Prepare for Freezing Temperatures

The number one plumbing problem during the winter time is – you guessed it – freezing pipes. Luckily, this inconvenient problem is pretty rare, and they […]
October 12, 2012

Election Day. Tuesday November 6, 2012

Use the link below to see the entire list of PA AFL-CIO Endorsed Candidates.
September 28, 2012

When DIY Should Be Avoided

Owning a home can be expensive, so we understand the tendency to try and make repairs yourself. It is completely doable in certain situations, but in […]