If you’ve never experienced noisy pipes you may not understand, but once you have you’ll know what we’re talking about. It can be anything from a quiet sound that you’re not even sure you heard or it can be loud enough that it wakes you up in the morning. We recently experienced this in a… Continue reading What Causes Noisy Pipes?
Have you ever experienced a plumbing problem and thought to yourself, “I wonder if this is something I can fix myself or something I should call a plumber for?” Maybe you’ve even thought twice about picking up the phone because you felt your problem was too simple for a plumber to come look at. Rest… Continue reading Top 5 Reasons to Call a Plumber
For many people their monthly or quarterly water bill is pretty consistent with the occasional bump for watering the lawn in the summer or filling the pool. If you notice an unexpected spike there may be a plumbing problem to blame. There are a few common areas we recommend you check first to see if… Continue reading Why did my water bill suddenly jump?
Everyone loves the longer days of summer. Relaxing by the pool and family barbecues are the best, so the last thing you want to be dealing with in the middle of all that fun is a plumbing problem. Check out this list of 4 common summer plumbing issues, as well as tips on avoiding them. … Continue reading Common Summer Plumbing Problems
When plumbing pipes have issues, often it can be fixed with a simple repair in a certain section of piping. However, some problems require the entire plumbing system to be replaced, which is called repiping. While the need for repiping depends on each individual situation, there are some common scenarios that often lead to a… Continue reading When To Re-pipe Instead Of Repair
Everyone has heard that if their pipes freeze they can burst, but you may not know what actually causes them to burst. Here’s how it happens: Simply put, as the water inside of the pipes gets close to freezing, it begins to expand and take on a hexagonal form. This creates pressure inside of the… Continue reading How Frozen Pipes Burst
Nobody likes wasting money, especially when it comes to their home. However, small plumbing issues can quickly add up and waste quite a bit of your hard-earned money. Neglecting these specific plumbing issues could be a costly mistake: High Water Pressure High water pressure might not seem like a problem to some people, but it… Continue reading Wasteful Plumbing Issues
Copper piping is very common for water-supply plumbing in American homes. So much so that since 1963, about 5.3 million miles of copper has been installed in homes across America. This is due to the many benefits of copper piping. Here are five of the major benefits of copper piping: Reliability For over 70 years,… Continue reading Benefits of Copper Piping
Water leaks might seem like a small thing until they start to add up into a bigger problem that can cost a lot of money to fix. It’s important to be aware of possible leaks, how to spot them, where they are found and what to do when one is spotted. Signs a leak is… Continue reading The Importance of Detecting Leaks
With proper maintenance, plumbing can run perfectly for many years. Homeowners should know how to spot and resolve small issues before they turn into a larger mess. Use these tips to keep the home’s plumbing in top shape: Be on the Lookout Little signs such as leaky faucets or dripping fridges can lead to bigger… Continue reading Plumbing Maintenance Tips