If you have a clog in your drain, water may slowly drain, or it may not drain away at all. When this occurs, most people are quick to reach for chemical drain cleaners. However, while effective at removing many types of clogs, chemical drain cleaners can take a toll on your pipes. And if the clog isn't cleared, it is a hazard if you have to bring in a plumber to clear the clog.
11 May 2018
Have you recently bought a home, only to now discover that there is an issue with the plumbing? Or have you had the home for a while and have recently noticed an issue with the plumbing? Whether you've had the home for a while or you only just bought it, problems with the plumbing can be frustrating, at the very least. Without working plumbing, it can be difficult or even impossible to continue living in the home until the issue is fixed.
21 April 2018
A leaking bathroom faucet is not only annoying — it can significantly increase your monthly water bill if left to drip constantly. The leak will also get worse over time until it's fixed due to the way compression faucets work. Common in older bathrooms, compression faucets use a washer to prevent water from leaking into the faucet head. Over time, all the shearing force from rotating the rubber washer against metal will degrade it, causing it to wear away.
5 April 2018
There are certain situations regarding the plumbing of your home when you need the professionals services of a plumber. Here are three signs to look out for that may warrant a call to your local plumber. A Pipe Bursts If you notice flooding under your sink, in your basement, in your ceiling, or some other area where you know one of your water pipes are, it is crucial that you call a plumber immediately.
20 March 2018
If your company undertakes a construction job, then you're required to have portable toilets on the site. This not only makes things convenient for your crew it also limits disruption to nearby businesses that your crew would visit to use the toilet. It's even better for your business because it cuts down on the time a worker needs for a bathroom break when one is in close proximity. Here are some things to consider when you rent a portable toilet for your construction site.
6 March 2018
Building a tiny house can be a more affordable alternative to some other types of housing, but this doesn't mean that it's necessarily cheap. For example, you could be concerned about how much you are going to have to spend on plumbing for your tiny home. Luckily, it is possible to save money on plumbing. These are a few that can help you do so. 1. Think About Plumbing When Designing Your Floor Plan
11 February 2018
Buying a home with well water is a learning experience, especially if you've spent your lifetime relying on municipal water. Having a free, healthy, and reliable source of water right in your own backyard is great, but it also comes with new responsibilities. Here are a few tips for maintaining your residential well, keeping your water clean and ensuring the well continues to work properly for years to come: Know When to Have the Pump Repaired
14 January 2018
The more you learn about your home's plumbing system, the better your chances will be of avoiding repair issues and other problems. This article will cover a few points you should brush up on that will help you to keep everything working as it should. Your homes water pressure Your home's water pressure may be set higher than it should be, and you may not even know it. This can put more wear and tear on your plumbing and leave your pipes at risk of damage.
11 December 2017
Plumbers work with water and moisture on a daily basis. As such, they have seen their fair share of mold that is caused by plumbing leaks and sitting water. When a plumber handles any plumbing issues you may have, they are always on the lookout for signs that mold may be present. If they suspect mold is present, or if they see mold, they may recommend that you call in a mold remediation company to deal with the mold after they repair the leak that is providing this substance with moisture.
6 December 2017
As the temperatures continue to drop, and the chances of snow continue to increase, it is imperative that you take certain precautions to ensure that you don't have unnecessary repair bills in the foreseeable future. The last thing you want to have are plumbing problems, such as a frozen or busted pipe. Luckily, it is possible to avoid frozen pipes this winter, but it takes more than simply turning up the heat inside the home.
4 December 2017