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January 2019

Is Tree Root Killer The Right Answer for Your Clogged Main Line

By | 2019-01-07T01:07:16+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|

For homeowners with older homes, chances are pretty good that you’ll eventually have to deal with tree root intrusion in your dated clay sewer pipes.  It’s a plumbing issue that can affect any home, but root intrusion is an especially common problem for homes that are exposed to prolonged periods of drought since roots search [...]

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Emergency Plumbing Tips: Dealing with a Broken Pipe

By | 2019-01-07T01:02:56+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

When you first notice a broken pipe, your first step should be to immediately call your trusted team here at Tritan Plumbing. We can be reached at 630-449-3719, any time of the day or night, and we’ll be ready to respond to your plumbing emergency! What to Do When a Pipe Bursts In Your Home [...]

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How to Make Sure You Have Safe Drinking Water

By | 2019-01-03T02:24:47+00:00 January 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Once the story about Flint, Michigan’s water supply contamination came into the spotlight, everyone started taking notice of the importance of water quality and questioning whether or not their own was in fact clean.  But, how exactly can you go about making sure that your drinking water is safe? Lead was found in tap water [...]

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December 2018

Why You Need Well Water Filtration

By | 2018-12-28T20:24:31+00:00 December 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|

For many homeowners, having a private well is a great option.  It’s free, accessible, reliable and rich in essential minerals.  Of course, having a well on your property also means that you have a few more responsibilities to tend to when it comes to maintaining your home’s systems.  One of those key responsibilities that homeowners [...]

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Pet-Proofing Your Plumbing

By | 2018-12-28T20:24:23+00:00 December 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Did you know that the majority of American households have at least one pet?  Of course, we love our pets, and we welcome them into our homes with open hearts and arms.  So, have you considered what exactly that means for your plumbing? You guessed it – that natural curiosity and all of that fur can [...]

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November 2018

Why Sewer Excavation Might Be Your Only Choice

By | 2018-11-13T20:54:42+00:00 November 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Many homeowners stick to regularly scheduled preventive maintenance with their trusty plumbers to stay ahead of any potential issues before things get to the point of destruction.  The hope is to ensure that your sewer lines and pipes stay clear and clog-free. Of course, each system, line, and circumstance has different maintenance requirements, so be [...]

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October 2018

How to Choose a Qualified Plumber

By | 2018-10-27T00:49:59+00:00 October 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|

When it comes to choosing a plumber in Chicago, you want someone who you can trust and trust to get the job done right.  Right? After all, it’s your pocketbook and your home that are at stake, so the least you can do is make absolutely certain that the professional you’re bringing into your home [...]

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September 2018

7 Signs You Can Handle Basic Plumbing Tasks in Your Home

By | 2018-09-27T00:59:22+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|

To be a home plumbing rock star, you must take care of your home plumbing long before anything goes awry.  It's all about knowing your system, conducting regular maintenance and taking precautionary measures. When it comes to preventing plumbing emergencies, knowledge is power, and it will help you take care of even the simplest tasks [...]

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August 2018

8 Things You Should Always Have in Your Emergency Plumbing Kit

By | 2018-08-23T23:44:17+00:00 August 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Major plumbing issues should always be left to the professionals.  But, for those times when you discover a problem that requires immediate attention, what do you do while you’re waiting?  Sure, a plumber is on their way, but you can’t simply call them, and do nothing while you wait for them to arrive to correct [...]

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Plumbing Tools Every Homeowner Should Keep Handy

By | 2018-08-10T00:43:15+00:00 August 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Tritan Plumbing is standing by, ready to help with all of your home’s plumbing service needs. Of course, we also expect that some of the smaller, simpler projects that come up, you’re going to want to take on without our assistance and do it yourself. And, we want to help in these instances too by [...]

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