How to Prevent Frozen Pipes

With winter really being on it’s way now, it’s important to begin preparing for the many changes the season will bring to day to day life. The arrival of this season means longer drive times on slick roads, starting your … Continue reading

Toilet Reading Episode 3: Where Does My Poop Go?

Poop. Now that we’ve broken the “wrote poop in a blog post” barrier, we can begin. Most people don’t think about poop very often. It’s a need that we can usually take care of when it arises, and, even as … Continue reading

Toilet Reading Episode 2: The Future of Plumbing

So begins the second installment in our Toilet Reading series. We have already looked backward at the history of plumbing, today we will choose instead to focus on the highly-advanced ergonomic, ecologic and economic future of plumbing. Sit back and … Continue reading

Toilet Reading Episode 1: A History of Plumbing

Toilet Reading is a new series we will be doing here at the Valentine blog, in which we will strive to keep the bathroom masses educated by providing important information about the world of plumbing in enough time to tackle … Continue reading

Avoid These 5 DIY Plumbing Mistakes

Electrical, Carpentry, Landscaping…by the end of a homeowner’s first year of new home ownership, they are almost able to pass trade exams. Every skill learned owning a house has its risks and rewards, perhaps none is as complicated as plumbing. … Continue reading