Peter Gray

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Peter has been a homeowner for 35+ years and has always done his own repair and improvement tasks. As a retired plumber, Peter now spends his time looking after his two grandkids and teaching others how they can fix leaks, replace faucets, and make home improvements without needing to call in an expensive professional.

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A scroll saw

Tool Showdown — Best Scroll Saws for Your Workshop

A shower head

Which is the Best Shower Head? - A Detailed Comparison

An elevated toilet seat

Top Picks: Unearthing the Best Elevated Toilet Seats

A modern stainless steel kitchensink

Best Stainless Steel Sinks - A Review

A ph and chlorine water test kit

Top Water Test Kits: Comprehensive Buying Guide

A replacement toilet flange

Top of the Line Toilet Flanges: Expert Reviews and Comparisons

Toilet tank with flapper

Excellence in Flushing: A Look at the Best Toilet Flappers

Different types of shut off valve

Shut Off Valve Types - A Deep Dive into Valve Technology

Person flushing toilet

Types of Toilet Flush Systems: Which is Right for You?

Bidet attachment

Choosing the Best Bidet Attachment: A Comprehensive Review

Heated toilet seat

Stay Warm with the Best Heated Toilet Seats - A Buying Guide

Smiling child using the bathroom sink

Your Ultimate Guide to the Best Bathroom Sinks

Person unclogging the sink with baking soda.

From Clogged to Clear: Your Guide to Unclogging Sinks

Kitchen sink strainer

Kitchen Essentials: The Ultimate Kitchen Sink Strainers Guide

Woman washing vegetables on the sink

Top-Notch Kitchen Sinks: A Comprehensive Review

Woman washing vegetables in an undermount kitchen sink

A Review of the Finest Undermount Kitchen Sinks

Farmhouse sink

Best Farmhouse Sinks: Your Complete Guide to Making the Right Choice

Steam shower generator

Ultimate Relaxation: How to Choose the Best Steam Shower Generator

Steam shower

Your Search Ends Here: The Best Steam Showers on the Market

Dual shower head

Top-Rated Dual Shower Heads: Your Ultimate Guide

Home reverse osmosis system

Unveiling the Best Reverse Osmosis Systems for Pure Water

Man grouting shower tiles

Upgrade Your Bathroom — Choose the Best Shower Grouts

Luxurious shower with base

Best Shower Pans []: A Definitive Buyer's Guide

Bathroom with shower stall

Best Shower Stalls and Kits: Which One Is Right for You?

Shower valves and fixtures

Comparing the Best Shower Valves: Which One Is for You?

Modern bathroom with a shower panel

Best Shower Panels: A Comprehensive Buying Guide

A rain and handheld shower system

Best Shower Systems: A Comprehensive Review and Buying Guide

Shower head with extention arm

Unveiling the Top Shower Head Extension Arms

Cleaning the shower with a cleaning solution

Premium Shower Cleaners: Achieve the Cleanest Bathroom

Bathroom with sliding shower door

Unveiling the Best Sliding Shower Doors in the Market

Shower with high-pressure flow

DIY: Enhancing Water Pressure in Your Shower

Determining shower head height

Adjusting Your Shower Head Height: Tips and Tricks

Replacing a shower head

Tips and Tricks: How to Replace a Shower Head

Remove flow restrictor from shower head

Say Goodbye to Low Pressure — Remove Shower Head Flow Restrictor

Electric shower head

Unveiling the Best Electric Shower Heads on the Market

Kid bathing in a tub with shower

Leading Kids Shower Heads: A Comparison Guide

Luxury shower

Transform Your Bath: Top Luxury Shower Heads Reviewed

LED shower head

Transforming Bathrooms: The Best LED Shower Heads

Rv shower room

Choosing the Best: An In-Depth Look into RV Shower Heads

Low flow showerhead

Superior Choices: The Best Low Flow Shower Heads on the Market

Rain shower head

Top Picks: The Best Rain Shower Heads in the Market

High pressure shower head

Best High Pressure Shower Heads - Upgrade Your Shower Experience

Water softener

Best Water Softeners: A Comprehensive Review

Maintaining water softener

Effective Water Softener Maintenance (What You Need to Know)

water softener with Reverse osmosis system

Water Softeners: An In-Depth Look at How They Work

removing water stains from toilet

Removing Hard Water Stains: A Toilet Cleaning Tutorial

hard vs. soft water drinking from faucet

Hard vs Soft Water: Which Is Better for Your Health

Beautiful Freestanding Bathtub

Definitive Guide to the Best Bathtubs: Top Picks and Reviews

Small Corner bathtub for small bathroom

Best Small Bathtubs – Maximizing Bathroom Space

Purolite Water Softener Resin

Guide to the Best Water Softener Resins: Everything You Need to Know

Clearsource Portable Rv Water Softener

Portable RV Water Softeners: The Best Options on the Market

handheld shower head

Outstanding Handheld Shower Heads [Reviews and Buying Guide]

AquaHomeGroup Shower Filter For Hard Water

Top-Notch Shower Filters: Conquering Hard Water

water softener salt pellets

Guide to Choosing the Best Water Softener Salts

best foot spa

Best Foot Spas: [Our Top Picks and Reviews]

Lavender bath salts

Best Bath Salts []: Elevate Your Bath Time

beautiful white bathtub

Unveiling the Best Alcove Bathtubs: A Complete Guide

Photo of luxury whirlpool tub

Discover the Best Whirlpool Tubs: A Comprehensive Guide

Plumber installing a bath

Bathtub Installation: A Step-by-Step DIY Guide

Best Water Filtration System

Top-Rated Water Filters: A Comprehensive Guide

Best Alkaline Ionizer Water Machines

Hydrate Better with Top Alkaline Ionizer Water Machines

Best Alkaline Water Pitchers

Choosing the Best Alkaline Water Pitchers: A Detailed Review

Woman pouring water from the best water filter pitcher

Best Water Filter Pitchers: [Expert Picks and Buying Guide]

Best Water Distillers

Key Features to Look for in the Best Water Distillers

Freestanding tub in the bathroom

Best Freestanding Tubs — The Ultimate Buying Guide

Modern new acrylic bathtub

Unveiling the Best Acrylic Bathtubs [Product Comparison]

Woman cleaning bathtub

Bathtub Cleaners — A Round-Up of the Best Options

Plumber installing water faucet in the bathroom

From Old to New: Learn How to Replace a Bathtub Faucet

Plumber cleaning hair from drain in bathroom

Efficient Techniques to Unclog a Bathtub Drain

portable water filter

Best Portable Water Filters - Essential for Every Traveler

Woman filling cup at water cooler dispenser

Excellence in Hydration: The Best Water Cooler Dispensers

Best Countertop Water Filter

Countertop Water Filters: Top Choices for Clean & Safe Water

Using the best refrigerator water filter

Refrigerator Water Filters: Discover the Best in the Market

Whole house water filtering system

Best Whole House Water Filters: Your Guide to Cleaner, Healthier Water

Water from a the best faucet water filter

Top Rated Faucet Water Filters: A Comprehensive Review

Plumber installing the best under sink water filter

Superior Hydration: Top Under Sink Water Filters Reviewed

tap water with chlorine removed

Understanding the Process: How to Remove Chlorine from Water

Plumber changing a water filter system

Changing a Water Filter: What You Need to Know

How To Remove Calcium From Water

Strategies for Calcium Removal from Water: A Comprehensive Guide

DIY Water purification filter with activated charcoal

DIY Water Filters: The Ultimate Guide for Making Your Own

plumber cleaning a water filter

Mastering the Basics: How to Clean Your Water Filter

Plumber changing a water filter

Understanding the Frequency of Water Filter Changes

plumber installing new water filter in the kitchen

DIY Guide: How to Install a Water Filter

plumbing fittings

Plumbing Fittings - An In-Depth Look into Types and Uses

water filters

Water Filters Unveiled: Types and Their Uses

replacing bathroom faucet

Replacing Your Bathroom Faucet: A Step-by-Step Process

fixing bathtub faucet

Leaky Bathtub Faucet? Here's Your DIY Fix Guide

kitchen faucet

Low Pressure in Kitchen Faucet: Quick Fixes for Your Home

fixing shower faucet

DIY Plumbing: How to Repair a Leaky Shower Faucet

replacing kitchen faucet

Time for a Change? Here's How to Replace a Kitchen Faucet

fixing leaky kitchen faucet

DIY: Tackling Your Leaky Kitchen Faucet Problem

Grohe Faucet

Grohe Faucets: The Pinnacle of Luxury for Your Home

Kingston Brass Kitchen faucet

Kingston Brass Faucets: Definitive Evaluation for the Ideal Purchase

Danze kitchen faucet

Unraveling the Best Danze Faucets: A Comprehensive Guide

Pfister bathroom faucet

Unveiling the Best Pfister Faucets: An Expert Review

Modern bathroom faucet

Exceptional AquaSource Faucets: A Review and Buying Guide

Glacier Bay Kitchen Faucet

Glacier Bay Faucets: What Makes Them the Best?

A beautiful Waterstone Faucet

Top Waterstone Faucets: Which One Is the Best for Your Home?

Kohler Pull down Faucet

Excellence in Design: The Best Kohler Faucets

Hansgrohe Kitchen Faucet

Best Hansgrohe Faucets [An Expert Buying Guide]

Vigo Kitchen Pull Down Faucet

Best Vigo Faucets: The Ultimate Buying Guide

A Kraus kitchen faucet

Quality Meets Style: The Best Kraus Faucets Reviewed

Delta Touch Kitchen Faucet

Expert Reviews: The Best Delta Touch Faucets in the Market

Technician troubleshooting a problem of a tankless water heater

Troubleshooting Guide for Bradford White Tankless Error Codes

Navien Tankless Water Heater

Dealing with Navien Tankless Water Heater Error Codes: An Expert Guide

Ao Smith Tankless Water heater

Solving AO Smith Tankless Error Codes: A Practical Approach

Rinnai Tankless water heater

Troubleshooting Rinnai Tankless Error Code – A Step-By-Step Guide

Rheem Tankless Water Heater

Rheem Tankless Error Code Troubleshooting: What You Need to Know

Noritz tankless water heater

Noritz Tankless Error Codes: What They Mean and How to Fix Them

Black kitchen faucet

Finest Black Kitchen Faucets — Enhancing Your Kitchen Decor

Bathroom shower head and faucet

Unveiling the Best Shower Faucets: Product Comparisons and Buying Guide

A vintage bronze kitchen faucet

Upgrade Your Kitchen - Top Oil-Rubbed Bronze Faucets Reviewed

A pull down faucet in a commercial style kitchen

Your Guide to the Best Commercial Style Kitchen Faucets

Woman washing vegetables on a white kitchen sink

Diving into the Best White Kitchen Faucets: A Review

Laundry room sink faucet

Essential Guide to the Best Utility Sink Faucets

A white bathroom faucet

Top Picks: The Best Faucets for Your Bathroom

A touchless kitchen faucet

Optimal Choice: The Superior Touchless Kitchen Faucets

A pull down kitchen faucet

Best Pull-Down Kitchen Faucets - Transforming Your Cleaning Experience

Mom helping her daughter get water from the kitchen faucet

Upgrade Your Kitchen - A Guide to the Best Faucets

Water sputtering from faucet to a glass

Air in Hot Water Line: An Easy Fix to a Common Problem

Residential water heating system

Choosing Your Water Heater: Direct Vent or Power Vent?

Man adjusting a fitting in the water heater panel

Water Heater Thermocouple [A Replacement Guide]

Tankless water heater with timer

Maximizing Savings: The Role of a Water Heater Timer

Man adjusting a water heater heat trap

Decoding the Mystery of Water Heater Heat Traps

Old water heater left in the backyard

Understanding Your Water Heater - How Old Is It?

Man flushing a water heater

Enhance Your Water Heater’s Efficiency: The Flushing Method

Man fixing a problem with a water heater

Got a Noisy Water Heater? Here's What You Need to Do

Replacing a damaged water heater heating element

Water Heater Maintenance: Replacing the Element

Man removing water heater parts

Hot Water Smells Like Rotten Eggs: Causes and Solutions

Adjusting water heater thermostat

Step-by-Step Guide to Replace Water Heater Thermostat

Adjusting the water heater control

Replacing Water Heater Control: Key Steps and Precautions

Tankless water heater piping system

Unveiling the Mechanism: Operation of a Water Heater

Woman washing her hands in the facucet

Hot Water Issues — Cloudiness and Potential Risks

Woman testing the temperature of the shower

All About the Best Temperature Settings for Water Heaters

Indoor heating system with tank and tankless water heater

Selecting the Correct Water Heater Size - Essentials to Know

Tankless water heating system mounted on the wall

Evaluating the Cost of Going Tankless with Your Water Heater

Testing if shower is hot or cold

Behind the Heating Time of a Water Heater: What to Expect

Replacing water heater anode rod

Water Heater Maintenance - Replacing the Anode Rod

DIY Water Heater Covers

DIY Water Heater Cover: A Fusion of Function and Style

Old Water Heater

Recycling Your Old Water Heater: A Comprehensive Guide

Water heating system with expansion tanks

Investigating the Importance of Water Heater Expansion Tanks

Man opening the lid of a water heater to check for problems

Identifying and Solving Water Heater Problems - An In-depth Look

Retired Water Heaters

Estimating the Lifespan of Your Water Heater

Water heater leaking

The Ultimate Guide to Fixing a Leaking Water Heater

Tank and tankless water heaters installed outdoors

Exploring the Top Water Heaters: A Comprehensive Review

Richmond Tank Water Heater

Exploring the Best Richmond Water Heaters: Comprehensive Reviews

State tankless water heater

State Water Heaters - Are They Worth the Investment?

Rinnai Water Heater mounted to a wall

Rinnai Water Heaters: The Pinnacle of Heating Solutions

Bradford White Tank Water Heater

Selecting the Best Bradford White Water Heater - Expert Tips

Rheem water heater

Outstanding Rheem Water Heaters: Top Picks and Reviews

Ao Smith Water Heater

Discover the Best: A Detailed Guide to A.O. Smith Water Heaters

Navien Tankless Water Heater

Navien Water Heaters Review: A Guide to the Best

A Tankless and Tank Water Heater

Tankless vs Tank Water Heaters: Breaking Down the Pros and Cons

Person repairing a tankless water heater

Tankless Water Heater Maintenance: The Key to Prolonged Lifespan

Water running from the shower

No Hot Water? Here's What Could Be Wrong

Hot shower from a water heater

How Does a Tankless Water Heater Function? - An In-Depth Look

A tankless water heater installed at the back of a van

Top-Rated RV Tankless Water Heaters: Which One is Right for You?

Home tankless gas water heater

Best Tankless Gas Water Heaters: Top Recommendations and Reviews

Electric heater on bathroom wall

Premium Electric Tankless Water Heaters: A Closer Look

water heater with drain pan underneath

Outstanding Water Heater Drain Pans: Protection Against Leaks

home hybrid heat pump water heater plastered to wall

Essential Guide: Selecting the Best Hybrid Heat Pump Water Heaters

Plumber checking electric consumption of pump

Outstanding 50 Gallon Water Heaters: In-Depth Comparison

Tankless water heater flushing

Exceptional Tankless Water Heater Flush Kits: Your Guide to the Best

Household heating system

Hot Water Recirculation Pumps - A Guide to the Best Options

Man hand regulating heat of home boiler

Top Picks: The Best Condensing Water Heaters of the Year

under sink water heater in bathroom

The Finest Under Sink Water Heaters: Reviews and Comparisons

Camplus Portable water heater in the back of the trunk

Portable Tankless Water Heaters — Reviews and Comparisons

roll of mineral wool with foil

Save Energy with the Best Water Heater Blankets