Professional Plumber

When Is The Right Time To Call In A Professional Plumber?

When Is The Right Time To Call In A Professional Plumber? While there are many times that homeowners can perform do-it-yourself plumbing repair projects, other times require professional assistance. For example, a slow or clogged drain can easily be repaired and may not require the assistance of a professional. An old-fashioned plunger works quite well…

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hard water damages

Signs That You May Have Hard Water In Your Home

Signs That You May Have Hard Water In Your Home While mostly a regional problem, hard water affects homes throughout the country. In essence, hard water is nothing more than regular tap water that has an excessively high level of minerals. This is often found in areas of the country where limestone layers are located…

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insulating pipes

Tips On Insulating Residential Water Pipes

Tips On Insulating Residential Water Pipes Insulating pipes can have its advantages for homeowners. Best of all, insulating type pipe sleeves are inexpensive and typically only cost pennies per foot. Insulating home piping is a smart idea because it saves energy and will eventually pay for itself in just a few short years. Insulating hot…

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chemical drain cleaners

Why Chemical Drain Cleaners Are Not Always The Best Option

Why Chemical Drain Cleaners Are Not Always The Best Option Dealing with a clogged or slow drain can be a real pain. Typically speaking, calling in a plumber is usually a better option than using commercially available chemical drain cleaners. While using liquid drain cleaners that are chemical in nature may be easier and less…

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Bathroom Habits To Avoid To Better Protect Your Plumbing

Bathroom Habits To Avoid To Better Protect Your Plumbing In many respects, the bathroom is one of the most important rooms in any home. It is a private space where relaxing bathing and personal hygiene are enjoyed on a daily basis. However, bathroom habits can have a direct impact on fixtures, pipes and even the formation…

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Plastic Pipes for Plumbing

Are Plastic Pipes A Good Choice For Your Plumbing?

Are Plastic Pipes A Good Choice For Your Plumbing? Today homeowners have choices when it comes to the type of pipes that are used in their household plumbing. In the old days, most homes were limited to only metal pipes while today there is an excellent alternative in plastic piping. Here are some of the…

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Detecting Water Leaks

Tips For Detecting Water Leaks In Your Home

Tips For Detecting Water Leaks In Your Home Few homeowners today don’t enjoy the idea of having to deal with a plumbing leak whether it is large or small. However, leaks do occur and actually happen more frequently than most people might imagine. Perhaps one of the easiest ways of quickly detecting water leaks in…

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Plumbing fixes for homeoners

Simple Emergency Plumbing Tips For Homeowners

Simple Emergency Plumbing Tips For Homeowners While homeowners always hope and expect that they will never see a plumbing emergency, they do happen on occasion. Here are a few easy and simple ways to be more prepared if and when a plumbing related emergency occurs in your home. For example, always know exactly where the…

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Homeowner plumbing

Things Every Homeowner Should Know About Their Plumbing

Things Every Homeowner Should Know About Their Plumbing Being a homeowner comes with a number of different responsibilities. One of those is to simply know were certain important and essential items are located around your house with regard to water and plumbing. For example, homeowners should know where to find the shut-off valve for the…

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Home Plumbing disaster

How To Avoid A Home Plumbing Disaster

How To Avoid A Home Plumbing Disaster Virtually any type of home plumbing disaster could easily occur unexpectedly. However, there are a few things that homeowners can do as a way to prevent this type of problem from ever happening in the first place. For example, one of the easiest ways of greatly reducing the chances…

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