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7 Bathroom Solutions

Find quick fixes for the most common problems with toilets, sinks and tubs.

7 Bathroom Solutions

Install a Graywater System

Systems Come in Kit Form

Save money on your water bill by using graywater for landscaping and non-potable uses.

Systems Come in Kit Form


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    • Metairie/New Orleans, We live in a family oriented community walking distance from a major water source, Lake Ponchartrain. We are 2 blocks off of a parade route where our friends and neighbors meet to enjoy the festivities. Laissez les bon Temps rouler., South

      Metairie/New
      Orleans

    • Cottleville, Quite cozy town within walking distance. The winery is the main attraction during the day or at night with the aucostic band and fire pits. Several shops and bars on the L shape strip., Midwest

      Cottleville 

    • One of Raleigh's Most Desolate Desperate Dumps! But, Potential Masterpiece!, Raleigh is full of the arts, culture and one of the most dynamical destinations in the Southeast! Fun, friendly and inspiring, makes the best lists every year to include the 2014 Forbes list for #1 Best place for business and careers., South

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    • Arnold, The town isn't a spectacular town.  Just a normal everyday American town.    Unfortunately our local high school has received a lot of bad press.  Cuts are high and moral is low.  I'm a teacher at a local high school and I think a high school classroom crash would not only be fun for us, but would bring us some positive press we desperately need., Midwest

      Arnold 

    • Las Vegas, Ahh the desert.  Home to such pleasantries as 3 A.M. steak and egg dinners, overpriced hotel rooms, and poorly constructed homes. I have lived here for over 20 years and even though I love it, I hate my house.  In a loving way, though.  I just wish every time I tried to fix or improve something it didn't turn into daisy chain of unraveling and quickly surmounting problems.  Usually other imperfections will cause such adventures in repair.  I really, really, really, really, want to be crashed!!!, Southwest

      Las Vegas 

    • Lyndhurst, Suburban town situated just outside of the NYC area.  Clean, quiet working class neighborhood.  Great schools, family oriented., East Coast

      Lyndhurst 

    • The Village of Butler, Our nickname: "Train Town USA" Our motto: "Village of Homes & Industry"

Hidden gem in Milwaukee's vicinity! There is a small town feel even though we are bordered on all sides by either suburbs or Milwaukee itself! When I say small town I mean it!  The village itself is not even one square mile! We are famous for our railroad history with the Chicago and North Western Transportation Company!, Midwest

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      Butler

    • Piscataway, Piscataway was founded in 1666, and officially incorporated in 1798. The community, the fifth oldest municipality in New Jersey .Piscataway, located in Middlesex County, comprises 19.1 square miles, is 35 miles from New York City, and within 250 miles of one-quarter of the nation's total population., East Coast

      Piscataway 

    • Piscataway, Piscataway was founded in 1666, and officially incorporated in 1798. The community, the fifth oldest municipality in New Jersey. Piscataway, located in Middlesex County, comprises 19.1 square miles, is 35 miles from New York City, and within 250 miles of one-quarter of the nation's total population., East Coast

      Piscataway 

    • Bartlett, TN, The City of Bartlett, located in the geographic center of Shelby County, has a long, rich history of carefully planned development and growth.

The town started as a lone stagecoach stop on the Memphis to Nashville route in the 1830s and is now the 2nd largest city in Shelby County and the 9th largest city in the state of Tennessee.  Though the area has changed immensely since those early days of rural development, the small town spirit thrives, with industrial and retail businesses, churches and many city amenities making Bartlett a well balanced city.

The City of Bartlett truly cares about its residents, and strives to provide an unequaled quality of life for our citizens and community.

Bartlett was ranked ?Top 100 Places to Live? by CNN and Money Magazine due to its combination of economic opportunity, good schools, safe streets, things to do and a real sense of community., South

      Bartlett, TN 

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