Categories for Plumbing Maintenance

6 Smart & Easy Solutions to Summer Plumbing Problems

March 9, 2022

Most people don’t think about their plumbing until something goes wrong. The plumbing in your home is out of sight and generally out of mind. Some issues can cause you plumbing woes in the summer months. Read on to find out how to avoid them completely.   Kitchen Issue: The Garbage Disposal Warm weather brings many types of delicious produce in the form of veggies and fruits. Some of the items can be very taxing on your garbage disposal, though. Taking a few precautions can help you not clog your garbage disposal or the drain in your kitchen sink. We all... View Article

What Is Ghost Flushing, and How Can I Fix It?

February 17, 2022

While most people consider themselves to be at least decent with some projects around the house, we tend to find that a lot of people simply draw the line at plumbing. Part of this is its invisibility; it’s behind your walls most of the time, so it’s out of sight out of mind. Many folks don’t get the chance to ever really work with it, which lowers their confidence that they can fix it. There are many minor issues with plumbing that can be fixed with the smallest bit of know-how and a few basic tools, one of which is... View Article

Tips for Preventing and Thawing Frozen Pipes

February 3, 2022

Wintertime brings an awful lot of added stress to the lives of most folks. Uncertainty over driving conditions and the threat of storms are just some of the variables that can put a strain on people, but there’s also myriad issues around the house. Chief among these is the scourge that is frozen pipes. Not only are they an annoyance (ice blockages can prevent water from flowing to your shower), but they can also cause significant damage. A burst pipe can flood a room or even an entire floor in no time, leading to big bucks and big hours lost... View Article

Five Wintertime Plumbing Maintenance Items for Your To-Do List

December 20, 2021

We’re reaching the coldest part of the year. While it’s always a good idea to do some preparation before the winter season with your plumbing infrastructure, there are still steps you can take to make sure your plumbing stays in good condition for the rest of the season as the mercury stays at its yearly low levels. Here are five simple tips for winter prep for water pipes that you can take to keep your plumbing in good condition: Look for leaks: This is a step you can take throughout the year, really. It’s always a good idea to keep... View Article

Summertime Problems That Can Be Prevented with Our Routine Maintenance

June 9, 2021

Summer plumbing issues pose their own unique set of challenges. If you keep up on your regular plumbing maintenance, you’re less likely to have your summer fun interrupted by clogged pipes or overflowing toilets. Here’s what you might be able to prevent when you stay on top of your plumbing maintenance: Sprinkler problems: You usually don’t need to run your sprinklers as often in the winter, whether your plants are dormant or there’s sufficient rain to keep them happy. The summer heat, however, means that your yard needs a lot more TLC than usual. Plus, the increased mowing schedule and... View Article

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