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Plumbing Noises That Should Be Taken Seriously

Your plumbing system makes all sorts of noises, most of which are perfectly normal and nothing to be concerned about. However, there are some noises that should be taken seriously, as they may be an indication of something seriously wrong … Continue reading

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How to Fix a Dripping Outdoor Faucet

The overnight temperatures have steadily been above freezing, leading several homeowners to begin their annual gardening and landscaping. If you are one of these individuals, then you too have likely brought out all your needed tools and supplies, such as … Continue reading

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Should I Buy a Tankless Water Heater?

Are you in need a new water heater, but you are not sure which make or model to go with? If so, you are in the same position as thousands of other homeowners across the nation. Fortunately, modern innovations have … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Water Pressure and Water Volume

You’ve heard of low water pressure; but are you familiar with low water volume? Not only is there a difference between water pressure and water volume, both can actually have a negative effect on your home’s plumbing, and ultimately, your … Continue reading

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How to Locate and Adjust Low Volume Water Restrictors

Low volume restrictors, also known as “flow” or “water” restrictors, are small, disk-shaped barriers that can be installed on certain plumbing fixtures, namely faucets and shower heads, to reduce the amount of water flow for the purpose of conserving water … Continue reading

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Why Does it Take So Long for My Water to Heat Up?

The morning rush to get ready for work certainly tests your patience when it takes several minutes for your shower to get hot. So why is your water taking so long to heat up? Well, there are four likely answers … Continue reading

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Top 3 Attributes to Look for in a Master Plumber

Your property, whether residential or commercial, is fully-reliant on operational plumbing. The plumbing system is arguably one of the most important operations within a home or business, making it vital to stay on top of regular maintenance and repair. Sometimes, … Continue reading

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Common Questions About Septic Systems

Becoming familiar with all the aspects of your home’s plumbing system is a critical part of protecting your most important investments. One of the most misunderstood, yet very common, home plumbing devices are septic systems. Whether you are new to … Continue reading

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5 Amazon Products You Need for Home Plumbing Care

When it comes to taking care of your home, there are some staples that you need to have around, such as a mop, a broom, clean rags, paper towels, some sponges, baking soda, OTC cleaners, and more. When it comes … Continue reading

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Common Sump Pump Issues With Melting Snow

Now that the outdoor temperatures are fluctuating more and more, the snow accumulation is not sticking around as long. Everywhere you look, pavements, lawns, and more are soaking wet as if a long storm just passed through; but really, all … Continue reading

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