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The Advantages of Hiring a Licensed Plumber

When a homeowner comes across a plumbing issue, even a major one, they can sometimes feel the urge to correct the problem themselves for the sake of saving a few dollars. But all professional plumbers know that this is never … Continue reading

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Water Pump Maintenance Tips

Often times, water pumps are a part of the home that goes unnoticed. And until a problem occurs, they continue to remain in the back of our minds. But in order to function properly and efficiently, water pumps required routine … Continue reading

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Manage Snow Buildup to Prevent Plumbing Problems

Winter is a fun and enjoyable time of year for people of all ages. We look forward to wintertime and snowfall because it brings with it the opportunity to enjoy several activities, like sledding, ice skating, ice fishing, and more. … Continue reading

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Basic Plumbing Tools for Basic Plumbing Problems

When it comes to home plumbing, problems can arise at any time, and always unexpectedly. For this reason, it is important to stay equipped for whatever comes your way. Having the right plumbing tools and supplies on hand can be … Continue reading

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Standard Plumbing Valves and How They Work

There are three basic styles of plumbing valves: gate valves, stop valves, and ball valves. Each valve-type has its own individual characteristics, advantages, disadvantages, and purposes. However, they can only be used for oil, water, and airflow control if the … Continue reading

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Do You Need Bathtub Repair or Bathtub Replacement?

A shower curtain can only do so much to hide an old, outdated, stained, or rusted bathtub. Eventually at some point in time, it will be necessary, and lucrative, to address your bathtub woes. Determining whether or not a bathtub … Continue reading

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How Do Tree Roots Affect Sewer Lines?

Now that summer is mostly here, plants and trees are growing at full speed. Roots grow long, absorbing water and nutrients and passing them along to their host. Tree roots are generally longer, stronger, and bigger than any other plant … Continue reading

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When is DIY Plumbing Repair a Bad Idea?

Homeowners feel good about themselves when they discover a problem and repair it without having to shell out money for a repair service. And fortunately, there are several things men and women can do on their own when it comes … Continue reading

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Look Out For Water Damages in Your Basement

It is very common, as homeowners, to worry a lot about the threat of mold and water damages your basement. It is important to know whether or not you are accumulating puddles of water or airborne moisture in your home. … Continue reading

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Electric Water Heaters: Need to Know Info

When it comes to purchasing a new electric water heater, the best advice I can give as a master plumber of 60+ years is to ask if you are getting good lifetime elements. The only recent advances in electric water … Continue reading

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