Common Garbage Disposal Problems

Garbage disposals are great for reducing the amount of waste that ends up in the trash. However, they are not immune to issues, especially when the wrong foods or scraps are put down the disposal. Here are the five most common garbage disposal issues: Leaking There are several components that could be the cause of… Continue reading Common Garbage Disposal Problems

Kitchen Remodel Plumbing Mistakes

Plumbing is an integral part of a working kitchen and needs to be dealt with before most other aspects when remodeling the kitchen. Not making the plumbing a priority could be a costly mistake. Avoid these common plumbing problems during kitchen remodels: Sink First Before choosing cabinets and countertops, choose the sink and determine where… Continue reading Kitchen Remodel Plumbing Mistakes

Preventing Summer Plumbing Mishaps

Summer can bring a lot of common plumbing problems with it. However, there are some tricks to preventing plumbing issues during the summer months. Here are some tips: Washing Machine Since the washing machine will be getting extra use due to an increase in dirty clothes, check it frequently for problems. This means looking for… Continue reading Preventing Summer Plumbing Mishaps

Jetting Drain Line Cleaning

Getting tough clogs out of drain lines often require the help of a plumber. Many plumbing companies use a plumbing auger to try and unclog whatever is lodged in the pipes. The certified professionals at All Star Plumbing and Restoration use high pressure water-jets. This technology guarantees complete and detailed cleaning of the draining system,… Continue reading Jetting Drain Line Cleaning

Plumbing Maintenance Tips

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

Plumbers’ Pet Peeves

With drains that are constantly clogged, and toilets that run for hours, homeowners can get tired of calling a plumber for help. However, treating plumbing issues oneself can create problems. Here are plumbers’ biggest pet peeves: Drano Chemically loaded drain cleaners rarely get the whole clog. The chemicals in them can also ruin pipes over… Continue reading Plumbers’ Pet Peeves

Things That Ruin Plumbing

Plumbing is something that can be easily taken for granted but when it becomes damaged or compromised, everyone wants it fixed as soon as possible. That’s why plumbers, such as those at All Star Plumbing and Restoration, are available for emergencies. To minimize the need to call and emergency plumber, avoid doing these things: Leaving… Continue reading Things That Ruin Plumbing