How to Avoid Repairs With Your Garbage Disposal

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Is it worth it to hire a plumber to repair a garbage disposal? The truth is, you never really know until you have a professional look at it. But this is a question that many plumbers get asked, “is it worth it to repair it?” As long as there is no structural damage to the…

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Replacing Your Polybutylene Pipes

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In the 1970’s to the 1990’s homes were built with polybutylene pipes. These types of pipes were inexpensive and easy to install. However, plumbing professionals have found that these types of pipes are prone to oxidation and exposure to chlorine in the water can cause the pipes to swell and crack; leading to flood damage…

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How A Water Softener Works?

If your home has hard water, you may be doing a disservice to your laundry, showers and drinking water if you aren’t using a water softener. Hard water is an excess of minerals like calcium and magnesium in your water. If left, hard water can have a negative impact on the plumbing of your home.…

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Five Reasons You May Need Toilet Repairs

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The average person uses the toilet six times a day, that’s 2,190 times a year! As you can imagine, toilets are an everyday essential in a person’s life. So, doing without a toilet to use can be a huge problem to have. Knowing a good toilet repairs service is essential to keep your day and…

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Heavy Rain Causing Plumbing Problems

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It’s not uncommon for plumbing issues to arrive after a heavy rain. This is an indicator that you are having external plumbing problems. Whether it’s directly under your home or in the pipes leading away from your home. Heavy rain can push the dirt and rocks around your pipes, making it heaver and harder on…

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Five Signs Your Outside Faucet Needs to be Replaced

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Your outside faucet can get a lot of use in the summertime, from watering plants, washing cars or even filling pools. Over time, the outside faucet can start to wear down and may need to be replaced. Here are XX signs your outdoor faucet needs to be replaced: If the faucet leaks or drips water…

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What Is Backflow Testing?

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The best description of backflow testing – your home is set up on a water system. Specific pipes bring clean water into your home and other pipes carry the waste water away from your home. Backflow will occur when there is a decrease in pressure levels causing a disruption in the normal flow of water…

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What are the Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater?

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Did you know that a tankless water heater offers endless hot water? And typically, last longer than traditional water heaters? By installing one in your home, you could even lower your utility bills. With tankless water heaters you only heat as much water as you need and when you need it. This style of on-demand…

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How to Tackle Pipe Repairs

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Pipe Repairs are an inevitable aspect of owning a home. No matter how many precautions you take, you can still get a damaged pipe. And then you have water going where you don’t want it to go. To fix this, the first thing you want to do is shut the water off to your home.…

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