Water filters are a necessity. Any water line you use for drinking, cooking, and cleaning needs extra tools to ensure that the water you're using has as few toxins and undesirable microbes as possible. However, the traditional filters that come with refrigerators and those that can be added to your sinks are a bit imprecise.
Professional Plumbing Tips
If a pipe bursts or your water heater starts leaking, one of the first things you want to do is make the water stop gushing by finding the water shut-off valve. Depending on where the plumbing emergency is, you have a few options.