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October 2018

Fall Plumbing Tips: Preparing Your Home for the Changing Seasons

By | 2018-10-13T02:21:21+00:00 October 4th, 2018|Blog|

With Fall finally settling in, it’s time to start prepping your plumbing before the cold winter air really sets in.  And, it’s never too early to start prepping! So, it’s time to retire your garden hoses, and accept the fate that is the changing of the seasons.  To ensure that your home is ready, here [...]

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September 2018

Interesting Plumbing Facts You May Not Know

By | 2018-09-27T00:59:11+00:00 September 28th, 2018|Blog|

From toilets to sewer lines, to showers and more – when it comes to your home plumbing needs, Tritan always has you covered!  But, though plumbing is often a serious matter, we thought we’d shake things up a bit and share some fun and weird facts about plumbing that you may not have known.  Check [...]

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Top Causes of Household Water Damage

By | 2018-09-13T03:07:06+00:00 September 13th, 2018|Blog|

Water damage can happen any time water is left to collect someplace in your home that it shouldn’t.  And, no matter what the underlying reason may be, you have to act fast! Fortunately, our team here at Tritan Plumbing can help restore these situations and make sure that they don’t happen again under your roof. [...]

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August 2018

How Sewer Cameras Can (and Can’t) Help You

By | 2018-09-05T01:50:02+00:00 August 31st, 2018|Blog|

We know that more and more plumbers are relying on the use of sewer cameras these days to diagnose plumbing issues.  While this is certainly an incredibly valuable tool, we do think that there are a few important things to note so that you better understand what this tool can and can’t do.  For instance, [...]

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How to Extend the Life of Your Septic Tank

By | 2018-09-04T20:29:29+00:00 August 23rd, 2018|Blog|

If you’re one of the nearly one in five Americans who have a home that uses a septic system instead of connecting to a city sewer system, then these maintenance tips are for you!  Septic tanks aren’t uncommon, especially for those who live in rural areas. But, a lack of knowledge in regard to basic [...]

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How to Unclog a Toilet Without a Plunger

By | 2018-08-10T00:52:21+00:00 August 10th, 2018|Blog|

We all hope it won’t happen, but inevitable, it does – your toilet backs up, and you don’t have a plunger.  What do you do? This is one of those situations where it’s easy to panic, but you have to stay calm, think fast, and get smart.  So, the first thing you’ll need to do [...]

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July 2018

Why You Should Leave Drain Cleaning to the Professionals

By | 2018-08-03T00:36:02+00:00 July 28th, 2018|Blog|

What's all the fuss about drain cleaning? Every home has that one drain that just seems to clog all of the time no matter how often you plunge it.  The water flows without trouble one day, then the very next the drain backs up again. Frustration just keeps building until you finally either decide to [...]

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5 Signs You’re Due for a Few Plumbing Upgrades

By | 2018-07-13T15:53:49+00:00 July 6th, 2018|Blog|

Unless you live in a recently built home, there’s a chance that your plumbing system may be outdated and due for upgrades.  Sure, in most cases, these systems are built to last for years, but don’t forget that time does pass us by, and it will leave its mark.  As pipes age, they suffer from [...]

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June 2018

Why It’s Often Smarter to Call a Plumber (Even for the Smallest Projects)

By | 2018-06-15T01:47:02+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Blog|

If you’re considering any kind of DIY home plumbing fix or renovation, you might want to put just a little more thought into that decision before you go pull out the wrench.  You see, even the smallest plumbing projects, no matter how easy or routine they might seem, can often lead to bigger complications and [...]

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May 2018

Sewer Main Collapse: Why It Happens and What You Should Do

By | 2018-06-01T01:38:49+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Blog|

Collapsed sewer lines are most often the result of several types of untreated sewer line issues.  Underlying problems can range from tree root incursions, to offset pipe joints, aging Orangeburg pipes and more if left untreated.  All of these things can lead to the loss of structural integrity of your sewer pipes and eventually to [...]

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