What to Do If You Have a Clogged Kitchen Sink

Do you have a clogged kitchen sink? How annoying, right? What are some things you can do to try and unclog your kitchen sink? First, do what you can to remove dirty dishes and standing water from your sink so that you don’t have things in the way. You can scoop out water using a… Read more »

Things to Keep in Mind When Draining a Dishwasher

Have you ever had to drain a dishwasher? Perhaps your dishwasher isn’t draining water properly and a clog has occurred somewhere. Over time, water gets leftover and it starts to smell funky. Maybe the solution is simple, like cleaning a filter. Or maybe the drain hose/valve has a clog. If and when you’ve got a… Read more »

A Look at the History of Plumbing

Reliable, indoor plumbing is a marvelous invention. It is also a relatively new experience in human history and one that is not yet enjoyed by everyone in the world. Here is a brief history of plumbing: The first records of municipal plumbing date back to antiquity and are, of course, primitive by modern standards. Rome… Read more »

What Are the Most Common Phone Calls Plumbers Receive?

If you own a home or business, there’s a good chance that you’re going to have to call a plumber at some point in time. There are all kinds of plumbing issues that home and business owners will need to deal with, and while some people might feel comfortable doing minor plumbing repair work on… Read more »

Protect Your Pipes by Never Flushing These Things Down the Toilet

Your plumbing pipes are designed to take wastewater, waste, and toilet paper and remove them from your home. They are the only things that you should flush down the toilets in your house. But unfortunately, there are many other items that people think are safe for their plumbing systems, and often times, those items end… Read more »

Here’s Why You Should Consider a Plumbing Career

Plumbers are always in demand because pretty much every building has pipes. While pipes are meant to last a long time, inevitably there are problems. Pipes become clogged or break. Plumbers are the ones who have to deal with clogs, leaks, breakages and more, and they get paid well to do so. As a career,… Read more »

A Guide To Cleaning Your Ceiling Fan

If you’re like most people with ceiling fans in your home or office, it has probably been awhile since you reached up there and cleaned it, if ever. Over time, ceiling fans can tend to shake, wobble and make strange noises, especially if they’re rarely cleaned. Therefore, it makes sense to maintain them as best… Read more »

Reasons to Consider Re-Piping Your Home

Have you ever heard of the term “re-piping?” Most people think it just means fixing a couple pipes at a house or a business, but it actually encompasses a complete replacement of the supply plumbing system. Rather than offering a temporary fix, re-piping is basically starting fresh, with all new piping for your system. What… Read more »

Why Would a Toilet Make Gurgling Sounds?

Does your toilet make a gurgling sound every time you flush it? If so, you should not ignore it, as gurgling sounds are typically a sign of a problem located somewhere in your plumbing system. There could actually be any number of things wrong within your system, so you should have a licensed plumber come… Read more »

Don’t Let a Slow Drain Become a Major Problem

A slow drain in your home is usually the indication of a minor blockage somewhere in your plumbing system. Over time, dirt, debris, hair, soap scum, toothpaste, food particles, and more can build up inside of your plumbing pipes and cause them to drain slower than usual. By doing some routine maintenance on your plumbing… Read more »