2013

Blog Posts in 2013

  • Reasons Why a Plumbing Inspection is Important for New Homeowners

    Purchasing a new home comes with many responsibilities that can overwhelm new homeowners. The one problem that happens to people buying a new house is that they fall in love with the home and feel if there is anything that does need work they can tackle that when they get in the home. Often times […]

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  • 3 Reasons Why Your Garbage Disposal Gets Jammed

    Garbage Disposals are very helpful. They can really help with waste disposal. They are useful because food can be dumped down the drain instead of having to be scraped into the trash can. When these devices work properly they save time and make washing dishes easier, but when they stop working they can be a […]

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  • Dangers Of Tree Roots In Your Sewer Line

    Tree roots can cause major damage to your sewer line. Sewer line repairs are also some of the most costly and dreaded of all plumbing repairs. Unfortunately, it is completely natural for tree roots to want to grow toward your sewer line. It is an ample source of water as well as nutrients that trees love. Roots will seek out tiny leaks and then penetrate the piping causing many treacherous …

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  • How To Handle a Plumbing Emergency

    You arrive home to find that your kitchen has been turned into a swimming pool. What do you do? The biggest thing that you should do is first check to make sure that the water has not reached any outlets. If the water has reached any outlets, then do not go into the water because water is electricity conducive, which could hurt or even kill you. However, turning on a couple fans and a dehumidifier …

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  • Why You Should Avoid Chemical Drain Cleaning Solutions

    While it may be tempting to run down to the closest big-box store to pick up a bottle of drain cleaner, chemical drain cleaning solutions are not the quick and easy fix that you may think they are. While they will occasionally clear a clogged drain, the problems that they can cause are simply not […]

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  • Steps to picking the right plumber for you

    Often you do not want to think about having to contact a plumber until you are faced with a plumbing emergency situation. However it is wise to do some research before your bathroom floods. When you are confronted with an emergency and if you have never contacted a plumber, you might not have all the […]

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  • Signs Your Water Heater Needs Maintenance

    Your water heater is one of your home’s most important appliances. Generally they can last for many years. The key is to have them receive proper maintenance periodically. It also helps if you can identify the signs your home’s water heater needs maintenance. The following are indications you need to call a professional to service […]

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  • Reasons To Get A Garbage Disposal Unit For Your Home

    When seeking to “go green” and reduce waste in the home, a garbage disposal may not appear at first to fit the model. While a disposal unit does use electricity and requires some water to run, it can save energy and resources in other ways if it is managed properly. First, the most obvious advantage […]

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  • Hydro Jetting 101

    Hydro Jetting, sometimes referred to as Hydro Scrubbing, is the process of cleaning out your sewer lines or tanks with a long, high-pressure hose that is capable of putting out a jet stream of water from 7,000 to 60,000 PSI. Like power-washing, the water is strong enough to dissolve any debris or build up that […]

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  • Does your sump pump need maintenance?

    First of all, a sump pump is a device that keeps water from building up in your basement. Moreover, this sump pump is usually placed in an area where water could be a problem if it built up and flooded the basement. So since it has been established that your sump pump is an important […]

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  • Thinking about renovating your bathroom?

    We all know what a plumber does. They help to fix leaks, replace faucets, and other water problems that occur from time to time. But did you ever consider hiring one when you go to renovate your bathroom? Mostly no one thinks to even consider a plumber for that. Other things that come to mind […]

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  • Need a Lexington plumber?

    Finding a plumber is one task that can be frustrating and time consuming. There are many different factors that need to be considered in order for you to have a great chance to find exactly what you are looking for. It will be in your best interest to find a professional rather than an individual […]

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  • Benefits of having a garbage disposal unit

    Getting a garbage disposal installed in your kitchen sink comes with tons of benefits. For one it helps rid your sink of clogging due to uneaten food particles left on dishes. It also helps avoid throwing away food in your garbage allowing the decaying odors to linger in your home. Garbage disposals are one of […]

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  • Is your water heater performing up to speed?

    Hot water heaters have became a luxury that we can not live without. Could you imagine not having hot water when you turn the tap? It would be awful. You should know the signs that your hot water heater is having problems so that you can have it repaired before it quits working. If your […]

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  • Looking for a plumber in Columbia?

    When you have a plumbing problem, it is crucial that you take steps to resolve it promptly. Plumbing problems require the attention of a qualified plumbing professional. There are many plumbers in Columbia to choose from, but you need to take the time to find a reliable and experienced plumbing company. You need to be sure you are dealing with a company that is well known for their superior …

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