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

Avoiding Holiday Plumbing Disasters

With the holidays coming up, more stress will be placed on the plumbing. While All Star Plumbing and Restoration responds to plumbing emergencies 24/7, it’s better to avoid plumbing problems than to have one occur during your holiday celebration. Here are some tips to avoid plumbing disasters during the next couple of months: Oil Disposal… Continue reading Avoiding Holiday Plumbing Disasters

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

5 Plumbing Myths

Fixing plumbing issues can get costly, so taking proper care of fixtures is important. There a quite a few myths floating around about plumbing fixtures that could actually end up costing homeowners money. Read on to see these myths debunked. Lemons in the garbage disposal While many use lemons to clean and freshen their drain,… Continue reading 5 Plumbing Myths

Disposal, Not Dispose-all

Garbage disposals are extremely useful to have in the home, but without proper use they can become worn and break down. All Star Plumbing and Restoration can help when the garbage disposal is having issues, however, not everything belongs in the garbage disposal. In an effort to prevent clogs and problems from happening, follow these… Continue reading Disposal, Not Dispose-all