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June 2019

What to Ask Your Plumbing Prior to a Home Remodel

By | 2019-06-05T21:46:20+00:00 June 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Home renovations can be exciting projects to undertake.  With a bit of hard work, you can turn a boring space into your dream come true.  Renovations can also be daunting, especially when it comes to things like plumbing. Plumbing, of course, is a key element that must be taken into consideration before any renovations get [...]

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The Different Types of Water Treatment Systems

By | 2019-06-01T18:44:42+00:00 June 1st, 2019|Blog|

While most of us don’t have to give the quality of our drinking water a second thought, as it comes from a carefully monitored public drinking water supply, homeowners who use private water supplies don’t have that care-free luxury.  Those using private water supplies must be diligent about taking the time to question and consider [...]

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May 2019

Tips to Prepare Your Plumbing for Summer

By | 2019-05-26T23:47:51+00:00 May 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|

With the warm summer months slowly moving in, it’s time to go through your home’s maintenance checklist and take proactive measures to ensure everything is up for the task of taking on the heat.  A big part of this process should include an examination of your home’s plumbing system. So, we’ve created a brief list [...]

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Plumbing FAQs

By | 2019-05-16T19:31:50+00:00 May 16th, 2019|Blog|

Our team of experts always steps up to the plate when it comes to the thousands of questions we’re asked about plumbing dos and don’ts.  From advisement on basic DIY plumbing solutions to in-home inspection curiosities to following ups with tips on how to maintain professional fixes, we’ve heard it all, and we do it [...]

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April 2019

Common Plumbing Maintenance Tips to Help You Save

By | 2019-04-12T21:52:22+00:00 April 12th, 2019|Blog|

When it comes to ensuring the well-being of your home and all of its working systems, preventive care is everything.  This is especially true of plumbing. It’s all about starting a routine and taking a moment here and there to check the most taken-for-granted elements that keep your pipes clean and free-flowing.  A few simple [...]

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Tips for Maintaining the Major Appliances in Your Home

By | 2019-04-05T18:24:32+00:00 April 5th, 2019|Blog|

Owning a home comes with certain maintenance responsibilities, from the care of the dwelling itself to the land it sits on, and everything in between.  When it comes to maintaining overall function in your home, maintaining major plumbing appliances is a priority to ensure that your day-to-day routine continues to run smoothly.  Fortunately, there are [...]

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March 2019

Common Spring Plumbing Issues and What to Do About Them

By | 2019-03-29T13:51:22+00:00 March 29th, 2019|Blog|

While most of us can’t wait for warmer weather and to celebrate the transition of the season, the sudden spring thaw can wreak havoc on your plumbing system.  So, let’s jump right to it – are you and your home prepared? Let’s take a look at some of the most common plumbing and drainage issues [...]

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Should You Ban “Flushable” Products From Your Bathroom?

By | 2019-03-22T23:07:55+00:00 March 22nd, 2019|Bathroom Plumbing|

While products labeled “flushable” are certainly enticing, the truth is that they don’t actually live up to their name.  In fact, these so-called safe products actually pose potential threats to your home plumbing systems and beyond, as they can not only clog your toilet, they can cause wide-reaching issues for sewer systems overall.   Take [...]

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Water Bill Sticker Shock? Check Your Home for These Common Culprits

By | 2019-03-14T13:13:02+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|

For most Americans, the water bill is one of those major monthly utilities that you have to factor into your budget, but what about those dreaded times when you receive a bill that is shockingly high? How can you explain this hike and account for the water usage?   The first thing you need to [...]

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Water Heater Troubles: Why Does Your Water Take So Long to Heat Up?

By | 2019-03-10T15:46:01+00:00 March 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|

With temperatures still blisteringly cold out there, the last thing you want to have to do is wait for the hot water in your home to heat up.  Not only is this an inconvenience, one of the worst things about having to wait for your water to heat up is that the longer it takes, [...]

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