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Fix a Faucet With Poor Pressure

Fixing a faucet that has low water pressure involves a systematic method of trial and error, starting with the easiest fixes first. The easiest fix is at the faucet, specifically the end of the faucet. At the end of the faucet where the water exits, is a screw-in aerator. This mixes air and water together […]

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Here is a video on some simple steps to troubleshoot and repair your own garbage disposal. It covers making sure there is power at the outlet, and clearing an obstruction when you hear a humming or buzzing noise.  

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Toilet Clogged And No Plunger? No Problem!

A toilet is a unique plumbing fixture because the trap is built into the toilet and not into the drain pipe (if you look under your sink, you will see the trap in the drain pipe). The water in the bowl seals out the sewer gasses from entering the room, as well as provides a […]

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Ceramic Tile Bullnose Options

If you have ever installed ceramic tiles you like but can’t locate any bullnose tiles for them, there are several solutions to get a professional looking edge. Two of the quickest solutions are to either grind a bevel at the bottom of the tile and then fill in the gap with grout, and using an […]

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Loose Garbage Disposal – Las Vegas Handyman

At Las Vegas Handyman, one of the most popular calls we get is to repair a garbage disposal. One of the issues is that the garbage disposal can become loose. My guess is that this is probably the result of a careless installation job. However, a garbage disposal does have good torque and maybe if […]

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Drywall Texture- Las Vegas Handyman

Las Vegas Handyman repairs drywall every day. Lots of homeowners repair drywall as well, but may lack a little when it comes to matching the texture. Matching texture is not easy, but it is cheap and you can practice before you apply it to the wall. Before you spray texture on a drywall repair, make […]

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Las Vegas Handyman Garbage Disposal Tip

Las Vegas Handyman repairs garbage disposals, but before you call for service, try a few quick and easy fixes. If the disposal doesn’t make noise when you turn it on, press the reset button on the underside of it. If the motor overheats or is overloaded, this button will trip and turn the motor off. […]

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Toilet Paper Holder is Loose?

A loose toilet paper holder can be a real nuisance. It eventually will fall apart and someone will just stick the toilet paper on one of the arms sticking out from the wall. It is usually the case that one of the arms is loose from the wall. The way the arms are held in […]

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Clogged Shower Drain Causes Smell

A clogged shower drain usually goes hand in hand with a bad smell. Drains have traps which keep the sewer gases from entering the living space, but that isn’t what normally causes the smell. People with long hair are plumber’s favorite people. The hair gets caught going down the drain and it combines with other […]

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Sink Drain Piping Causing Smell?

Sink piping sloped in such a way that keeps drain water in it can lead to a smelly sink drain. This can happen when a combination of situations occur. Lots of homeowners have a garbage disposal, but there are folks that either don’t use it or don’t have one. So they are left to let […]

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