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Minimizing the Need for Plumbing Repairs

Hiring a plumber to make repairs tends to be a common occurrence for most homeowners as the years pass. While it’s virtually impossible to completely avoid the need for a professional plumber’s services, there are some things you can do to minimize wear and tear on your plumbing system so it doesn’t succumb to the need for repairs often. Using low-flow aerators on your sink faucets and shower heads as well as insulating your exposed pipes before winter can make a big difference in your plumbing’s performance. On this website you’ll find many tips and tricks that can be used to keep your plumbing in good shape, and even to save yourself some money on water costs throughout the year.

How To Flush Your Tankless Water Heater

20 May 2016
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If you have a tankless water heater, then you will need to worry about minerals depositing within the system, much like happens with a tank model. In fact, you may need to worry about the issue even more. Keep reading to learn why this is an issue and what can be done to remove solidified minerals within the heater. How Do Mineral Accumulate In The Appliance? If you have extremely hard water, then you probably notice scale build up around your home. Read More …

3 Tips For Septic Tank Maintenance

5 May 2016
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Septic tank problems can be very expensive to repair, so prevention is key. If you take a few simple steps to care for your septic system, you can reduce the chances that wastewater will rise to the surface of your leach field and disrupt your yard. Here are four easy ways to avoid septic tank problems. Be Careful With Antibacterial Soap and Chemical Pipe Cleaners Antibacterial soap is great for killing bacteria on your skin, but it's not great for your septic tank. Read More …

The Pros and Cons of Getting a Binding Quote for Air Conditioning Repair Services

19 April 2016
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If your air conditioner is not cooling your home efficiently or is not kicking on, you may be calling an air conditioning repair service to assist you. It is recommended that you obtain written quotes from at least a few companies to ensure you don't overpay for the repairs. However, as you get quotes, you will find that some quotes are binding, while others are nonbinding. A binding quote, also referred to as a fixed-price quote, means that you will not pay more for the repair than the price you are quoted. Read More …

How To Remove A Toy Or Foreign Object From Your Toilet

11 April 2016
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If you have a toddler in your home, you already know that watching the toilet work can be fascinating for little ones. So fascinating, in fact, that many youngsters will resort to flushing toys and other items down the toilet just to watch them disappear. For your little one this may be a demonstration of pure magic, but for you it can be the beginning of a plumbing nightmare. Here's what you need to do if your toddler flushes toys or other items down the toilet. Read More …

Common Restaurant Plumbing Problems and How to Prevent Them

24 March 2016
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When you think of running your restaurant smoothly, you probably think about training your staff well and making sure your food orders come in on time. However, every restaurant owner is just one plumbing problem away from disaster, so you need to know the common plumbing problems that restaurants face and how to prevent them. This way, you won't have to decline customers on a Friday night because the kitchen has flooded. Read More …