Category: Plumbing

Why Is My Water Pressure Low?

Low Water Pressure

When the water pressure in your home is low, it can make it difficult to do something as simple as taking a shower. It’ll be tough to get shampoo out of your hair when the water pressure in your home just isn’t cutting it. There are times when the water pressure in your plumbing system… Read more »

Warning Signs You Need Professional Plumbing Repairs

Emergency Plumbing Repairs

Do you have water leaking out of one of the plumbing pipes in your home? This is a pretty obvious sign that you’re going to need to call a plumbing company for professional plumbing repairs right away. But it’s far from the only sign that you need a plumber. Here are a few other things… Read more »

What Are the Most Common Emergency Plumbing Repairs?

Emergency Plumbing Repairs

If you have a leaky faucet in your home, you should have a plumber come out to take a look at it as soon as you possible. A leaky faucet is certainly an annoyance, but it is not necessarily an emergency. There are, however, some other instances in which you’ll need to have a plumber… Read more »

The Impact Plumbers Have on Society and Our Daily Lives

The Importance of Plumbing

Imagine if you didn’t have any plumbing in your house or apartment or office. How awkward would that be in this day and age? What would life look like if everyone still used outhouses and had to clean their clothes on a scrub board down at the local river? In today’s modern society, both plumbing… Read more »

What Makes a Great Plumber?

Great Plumbers

Certain people would make terrible plumbers. For example, if someone had no interest in working with tools, had no patience with pipes or people, and was always late to appointments, then plumbing is not for them. What, then, makes a good plumber? Certifications and Licenses First of all, a plumber should be trained to the… Read more »

Ignore These Plumbing Falsehoods

Garbage Disposal

With plumbing, oftentimes parents tell their children what they “heard” from their parents, and while some of that advice might be good and practical, realize that sometimes untrue myths get passed down generation-to-generation. Lemon Down the Drain Take, for example, the idea that running a lemon rind through your disposal will help clean the drain…. Read more »

What Are the Most Common Causes of Plumbing Leaks?

Few things are more annoying and frustrating than having a plumbing leak in your home. It’s especially daunting if you’re not sure exactly where it’s coming from– after all, most pipes are hidden from public view, typically behind walls you can’t see into unless you have Superman’s X-ray vision. With water leaks in the home… Read more »

Why Using a Plumber Snake on Your Own Could Be a Poor Decision

Plumbing Snake

Are you an amateur plumber? Most people are, or think they are, and that’s understandable. Sometimes it’s easier to “do-it-yourself” than have to wait around for a professional to arrive and get to work. That said, plumbing can be a tricky thing. For instance, you might want to use a plumbing snake to remove a… Read more »

Why Do Plumbing Issues Happen?

Plumbing Problems

Most people will experience a clogged drain or toilet in their lifetime. It’s almost inevitable. Try as we might to avoid such a thing, it happens. Plumbers can tell you they get plenty of calls to come figure out what to do about clogged drains and toilets. So here’s a question: how do the pipes… Read more »

Signs You Need to Replace Your Plumbing Pipes

Plumbing Pipes

If you’re like most people you don’t think about your plumbing pipes. They’re there to do their job and when they work well they don’t even require a second thought on your part. However, sometimes there are signs you need to replace your plumbing pipes, and that’s when you make the call to Brutinel Plumbing… Read more »