Everyone has had to deal with an overflowing toilet or a spraying faucet, but some plumbing problems are certainly worse than others. A leaky pipe hidden within the walls can be an absolute nightmare. If you find water dripping from your ceiling or running down a wall you obviously know you’ve got a plumbing problem… Continue reading Plumbing Nightmares
Tree roots are naturally drawn to the pipes that run underneath your yard. The pipes contain everything a tree root could possibly want – water, oxygen, and nutrients. Small amounts of moisture escapes as a vapor through the pipes which attracts the roots in the first place. Eventually they find a small hole or crack… Continue reading How to Address Tree Roots
Most homeowners will experience the water in their home turning brown at some point. If this is the first time it’s happened you may feel inclined to call your local plumber or stop drinking your water, but it turns out most of the time neither of those is necessary. While brown or discolored water may… Continue reading Gross…The Water is Brown
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?
It can be a scary thought wondering if the pipes under your house might be leaking, and for those with an older home it’s likely something that has crossed your mind before. The good news is that there are some signs you can watch for to give you a clue what might be happening outside… Continue reading How To Know If Your Pipes Are Leaking Underground
Have you ever really looked at how your home’s plumbing system works? For many people this hidden system running behind walls and below flooring is something they generally don’ pay attention to. While installing it and maintaining it have components that require expert level knowledge, understanding the general concept can help you make responsible decisions… Continue reading Your Home’s Hidden System – Plumbing
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