Plumbing Safety

Protect your home & family with our safety tutorials on all things plumbing.

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Best Water Leak Detectors (2024 Guide)

Identify water leaks in your plumbing pipes before they cause major damage. In this guide, we look at today's best water leak detectors.

How to Safely Treat Water with Lead

Ask This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey gives a tutorial on why lead can be found in home drinking water and the best methods to combat it.

Water Heater Safety 101

Your water heater may look benign, but if improperly handled, it could erupt.