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

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Why is the Showerhead Whistling?

Stepping into a hot shower in the morning can be a nice, relaxing start to the day unless the showerhead starts emitting a loud, whistling noise when turned on. It’s not a great way to start off the morning. Usually when this happens, it’s due to a problem with the showerhead itself or the pipe… Continue reading Why is the Showerhead Whistling?

Replacing the Dishwasher

  Dishwashers are a luxury many take for granted until they stop working. If the dishwasher starts acting up, it doesn’t always mean it needs to be replaced, often it can be repaired. However, if the dishwasher is showing any of the five issues below, it’s time for a new one. Broken Door Latch This… Continue reading Replacing the Dishwasher

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

Becoming a Plumber

While becoming a plumber isn’t everyone’s dream job, it’s someone’s dream job. A smart career decision too since its most likely everyone will need a plumber’s services at some point in their life. The start to a career in plumbing, doesn’t begin with filling out an application and being hired. There’s a lot that goes… Continue reading Becoming a Plumber

Professional’s vs the Handy Man

You’ve run into a plumbing issue, now what do you do? Most people go right for the internet, which can bring you millions of different ideas on what to do in your situation. You’ll receive suggestions on how to fix it yourself, a handyman to call, or a professional to get in touch with. What… Continue reading Professional’s vs the Handy Man