A Letter From Our Owner

Which Is Better? A Gas or Electric Water Heater?

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If you’re getting ready to install a new water heater at your place, you’ll have many options to consider. One of the biggest decisions to make is whether you should invest in a gas or electric water heater. They both come with benefits and a few drawbacks, so you’ll have to think carefully about which […]

Inventive DIY Strategies to Detect Hidden Leaks in Your Home

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Water leaks may start small, but they can lead to major headaches like structural damage, mold growth, and astonishingly high utility bills. Traditional methods, like checking water meters and listening for running water sounds, are useful first steps, but sometimes leaks can still lurk undetected. To protect your home, get creative with some inventive strategies […]

The Question of Sewer Line Replacement

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Americans don’t think very often about the sewer lines under their homes. If your home is connected to a larger sewer system, the sewer line is what connects your home’s drains to that sewer system. In many homes, these pipes are old and have a high chance of failure. When they fail, you must replace […]

Easy Sewer Line Maintenance Tips for Homeowners

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All of your home’s sinks, tubs, and toilets connect to your sewer line. This line removes wastewater and transports it to your city’s sewer system for treatment. Unfortunately, this line can accumulate issues due to poor septic habits, old age, tree roots, or a lack of preventative maintenance. Keeping these tips in mind can protect […]

Dealing With Low Water Pressure in Your Home

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Are you fed up with having to wait forever for your shower to get hot or frustrated that your washing machine is taking forever? If so, you may be dealing with low water pressure in your home. This can be one of the most annoying problems. But don’t despair — you can take a few […]

Decoding the Plumbing World: Plumbers vs. Plumbing Contractors

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When dealing with plumbing issues, one might need clarification about the difference between plumbers and plumbing contractors. The terms may seem interchangeable, but key distinctions set them apart. Understanding these differences will help you to make an informed decision when seeking professional help for your plumbing needs. You should know the roles, responsibilities, and expertise […]

4 Common Problems With Sewer Lines

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Most homeowners only think about their sewer lines when they cannot carry out day-to-day activities as effortlessly as they used to. However, it’s helpful to know some common causes of sewer line problems so you can prevent potential problems. Here are four common causes of sewer line problems. 1. Tree Root Growth Overgrown tree roots […]

5 Signs You Should Consider Repiping

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Most plumbing fixtures and materials last for many years. However, with time, all pipes will deteriorate and require maintenance or replacement. Repiping your home at the first sign of a severe plumbing problem can save you money, offer you peace of mind, and even enhance your general comfort. Here are some warning signs that you […]

7 Ways to Get Your Plumbing Ready for Winter

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Falling temperatures are a gentle reminder that winter is just around the corner. This is the time to prepare your home’s plumbing for the cold weather. Winter weather may be harsh on your home’s plumbing, but taking a few basic precautions will help. Protect your house against burst and frozen pipes by following these seven […]

Why You Should Make Plumbing Inspection a Priority

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A qualified and certified plumber should check the plumbing system regularly to help prevent costly damage and repairs. A plumber will examine your plumbing system to look for any signs of damage or wear. As per the contract, the plumber will address any issues before they escalate. Sinks, bathtubs, showers, toilets, the water heater, the […]