Today’s economic times are putting a squeeze on everyone, and as a homeowner, it’s important to find ways to tighten your belt. Some expenses might stay pretty constant, but when it comes to utilities, making a few small changes can often make a significant difference on your monthly bill.

Our team at Ray Lusk Plumbing has been serving Arkansas since 1980, and we provide a wide variety of services, including residential and commercial plumbing, leak detection, sprinkler system maintenance, and drainage and sewer system service. We offer service around the clock any time that you have an emergency, and we can schedule a consultation to make some specific recommendations to lower your utility costs. We also have a few general suggestions that should help you save money right away:

Fix drips and leaks-A dripping faucet might not seem like a big deal, but a small leak can cost you a small fortune. Toilets can also cost you a lot of money if they take a long time to cut off after flushes. It is inexpensive to replace replace toilet hardware, and the savings on your water bill can really add up over time!

Install low-flow shower heads-A low-flow shower head is inexpensive and easy to replace, and can offer big savings. By increasing water pressure, you can enjoy a very comfortable shower using much less water than usual.

Make kitchen and bathroom upgrades-Newer toilets are engineered to use much less water per flush, and are both inexpensive and easy to install. And if you replace water heater with a tankless water heater, you may qualify for a rebate from your utility providers.

To schedule a service appointment, contact us online, or at 501-664-0940 in central Arkansas or 479-287-0420 in northwest Arkansas.