Categories for Plumbing Maintenance

Why Does My Bathroom Smell Like the Sewer?

November 2, 2022

My bathroom smells terrible! If this sounds like you, it is obvious that you are trying to figure out why the issue persists. Your air freshener will not cover up a sewage smell, at least not permanently. The good news is that you can eliminate the sewage smell in your bathroom once you find out the cause of the sewage smell in your bathroom. Reasons Your Bathroom Smells Like Sewage There are several reasons for a sewage smell in bathroom. Continue reading to find out what they are. The Drain in Tub The first place you should investigate is the drain... View Article

Are Flushable Wipes Safe To Use?

November 2, 2022

Here at Rooter Express, we understand that no one is terribly excited about having to call our team to come and help them with a plumbing issue. We get that people don’t want to have that headache in their life, and we want to be there to support them in avoiding too many plumbing issues in the future. This is why we answer all of their questions with the best possible information. One topic that gets a lot of mention is flushable wipes.  Can I Use Flushable Wipes?  You have surely heard that there are certain items that you should... View Article

Don’t DIY: Leave It To The Pros

October 1, 2022

It’s understandable that you might consider doing plumbing work yourself to save money. However, you should leave it to the professionals in many situations. Here’s why you should leave the plumbing to the pros and consider reaching into your pockets to pay for the repairs you need.  Don’t DIY Your Plumbing Repairs. Here’s Why: Doing your own plumbing work may sound like a good idea at first, but it can end up costing you more precious time and money than you ever imagined. Here’s why you shouldn’t jump the gun to do it yourself: Something Unexpected Could Happen Since you aren’t... View Article

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

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