Bathroom Safety for the Elderly

One of the most potentially dangerous places in your home is the bathroom. In fact, more than 230,000 bathroom-injuries occur each year. Adults over age 65 and children under age 4 are the most likely victims, but they’re not alone. Here’s more: More than a third of bathroom injuries are caused by lips and falls […]

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How to Choose a Plumber

If you’re jumping from one website to another looking for just the right plumber, perhaps we can simplify the process for you. Ultimately, there are 5 main things you want to be assured of.  Once you achieve that goal, you’ll have exactly the right fit.  Here’s what we suggest you focus on as you continue […]

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How to Prevent Frozen Pipes

If you’re concerned about water pipes freezing in unheated areas of your home, like your basement or garage, then it’s time to do something about it. And, as you’re about to see, it doesn’t take much to prevent pipe freezing and bursting and the watery mess that normally follows such an event: Don’t turn your […]

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Why You Should Install Low-Flow Faucet Aerators

Being opposed to conserving water is like being against over-eating. In both cases we want as much as we need without over-doing it. And yet at times we all overeat – take the holiday season as example numero uno. And it’s also easy to waste water, although Americans are getting much better at curbing that […]

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“Do I Have a Clogged Sewer Pipe?”

A clogged sewer is a serious problem even in simplest form, yet one that becomes increasingly more difficult to handle over time. That makes early detection the key to preventing major headaches and expensed. Should you notice any of the following warning signs, the smart move is to contact Norhio Plumbing for prompt and decisive […]

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How to Deodorize Your Garbage Disposal

Do you ever walk into your kitchen and gasp the smell confronting you, and then wonder where it’s coming from? Well, if it’s coming from yoru garbage disposal, it won’t take long to make that discovery. While garbage disposals are helpful in disposing of food waste, they often get stinky if not cleaned on a […]

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Why You Need a Back-up Sump Pump

Basement flooding can occur at any time, especially if you live in a neighborhood known for wet basement problems. If you live in that type of “danger zone,” you’re left with two basic choices: leave well enough alone and hope for the best, or take steps now to ensure your basement doesn’t become a soggy […]

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How to Prepare Your Home for Winter

Summer always seems to end so abruptly, doesn’t it? One day we’ve got our toes in the sand, and the next we’re putting on sweat shirts and sending our kids off to school. And before you know it, the bright green leaves that once adorned neighborhood trees will cover our lawns in a crisp toffee-colored […]

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Steam Shower Benefits

If you’ve ever had a bathroom make-over, you know that the improvements you make tend to be equal parts functional, added beauty, and added luxury. Well, we’d like to suggest an inclusion in your upcoming bath remodeling project that fits two of those categories: greater functionality and luxury. And, depending on the model you choose, […]

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Green Laundry Made Simple

No, you don’t need to ditch your all-too-convenient washer and dryer. Then again, chances are you wouldn’t even be looking at this blog if you weren’t interested in additional ways to conserve energy and water. So, let’s have it, shall we? Best case scenario, your washing machine is eclipsed only by your heating and cooling […]

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