When Do You Really Need to Call a Plumber?

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There are some plumbing issues in your home you can take care of yourself. A little too much toilet paper in the stool that causes a minor clog, a dripping faucet, or a jammed garbage disposal are all relatively easy fixes for a DIYer. However, there are times when you shouldn’t attempt to fix issues yourself and should instead call in a pro. Here are some plumbing problems that require professional assistance. You Don’t Have Any Hot Water Running out of hot water is a common issue and often means you don’t have a large enough hot water heater (or[...]

How to Prevent Freezing Pipes This Winter

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When the temperature drops, it can mean a lot of inconvenience for you and your family. Scraping windshields, bundling up in coats and scarves, and warming up cars are just a few of the winter-weather tasks that many of us aren’t looking forward to. In addition to extra tasks to stay warm, winter can also cause some inconveniences and potential issues with your home. One of the most common winter issues affecting your home is the potential for frozen pipes. When pipes freeze, they can rupture or burst, leading to water damage and expensive repairs. Fortunately, there are steps you[...]

Is It Flushable?

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We’ve all been in the unfortunate situation of flushing the toilet only to watch it slowly overflow onto the floor. This is likely due to you or someone who was in the bathroom before you flushing something they weren’t supposed to down the toilet. So how do you know what’s flushable and what isn’t? Are products marked “flushable” a safe or more effective alternative to toilet paper? We’ll answer these questions and more in this blog. Why Flushable Wipes Really Aren’t Flushable wipes are great when you have small children or want to take extra gentle care of yourself. They[...]