What To Know About Servicing Your Septic Tank


If you live in an area where connecting to a municipal sewer line is not an option, you're not alone. Many households in the US rely on septic systems when municipal sewer access is not available. When it comes to the day-to-day, there isn't much difference in a home that uses a septic system over one connected to a sewer. However, your septic tank will require service periodically. Knowing more about servicing your septic tank is crucial.

17 February 2021

Why You Should Have Water Heater Repairs Done When Your Water Heater Is Making Strange Noises


If you have noticed that your water heater is making one strange noise or another, then you will probably want to call a water heater repair technician to help you. These are some of the reasons why you should have water heater repairs done when your water heater is making strange noises, even if you haven't yet noticed any other signs that something is amiss with your unit. The Noises Can Be Annoying

11 January 2021

What To Do If You Have A Leaky Faucet


When your plumbing system works well, you probably never even think about it. You simply use the faucets and fixtures whenever you need water. Plumbing systems are prone to problems, though, and one problem you might encounter is a leaky faucet. Do you know what to do when you experience this problem? If not, here are some tips to help you know what to do. Wiggle the Handle to See If You Can Stop It from Leaking

18 December 2020

2 Things You Should Do to Help Prepare for Plumbing Emergencies in Your New Home


If you have recently purchased a home, the furthest thing from your mind may be that something could go wrong with the plumbing. However, even if the house is new, there is always a possibility that a pipe could bust or leaks could spring up around the fixtures. To help prepare yourself for such emergencies, there are a couple of things you can do before they happen. 1.  Locate the Water Valves for Your House

23 November 2020

Three Services You Didn't Know Plumbers Could Do


Homeowners are used to calling plumbers to handle the normal issues around the house, such as clogged drains and leaky faucets. But few people realize that plumbers are actually capable of handling a variety of different problems, some of which may surprise you. Moreover, many of these solutions may not just simply repair problems that you already have, but may also make your house run more efficiently and give you an overall better quality of life beforehand.

20 October 2020

Five Common Problems With Urinal Plumbing


Urinals are a staple in most commercial restrooms, as they are easier to maintain than a toilet and they help maximize space in small men's rooms. Urinals aren't immune to problems, though. Know the most common issues and how they are caused so you will know when to bring in a plumber for help. 1. Low Pressure Low water pressure will make it nearly impossible to fully flush the urinal. Water will enter the basin, but the basin will drain slowly and all of the waste may not exit the drain.

23 September 2020

How To Detect Gas Line Leaks


If you need to inspect a gas line for damage, then you should know how to perform gas line leak detection. There are three main ways to detect a leak in the gas line — a natural gas odor inside the house, dead plants outside, and ill health effects.  Check For Natural Gas Smell Inside The number one best way to know, whether you are a professional plumber, contractor, or just a homeowner, that there is a gas line leak is by detecting the smell of natural gas.

21 August 2020