Keeping Those Drains On Point

Signs That It Is Time to Replace the Anode Rods in Your Water Heater

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Most households rely on their home’s water heater many times a day. Since replacing a traditional tank water heater can be quite expensive, it is natural to want to ensure that your water heater lasts for as long as possible. One way to extend the life of your water heater is by ensuring that the anode rods inside the tank are in good condition. Anode rods are made of different types of metal that are designed to corrode faster than the steel used to make water heater tanks. Read More»

Dealing With Your Winter Plumbing Problems Before Damage Gets Out Of Control

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When winter temperatures drop, it can cause issues with your household plumbing. Sometimes, these problems are minor, but some of them can cause serious damage to your home. There will be some work to do to deal with your plumbing problems during winter weather. The following winter plumbing problems are issues that a plumber can help you deal with: Issues With Water Heaters and Radiant Heating The mechanical systems in your home are some of the areas that can be seriously affected by plumbing problems. Read More»

Pipes Frozen? How It Happens And What To Do

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It’s that time of year again. Hot cocoa, cozy fires, and frozen pipes. If you, like most, would prefer to make it through this winter without a big mess in your home from a frozen pipe, read below to find out why frozen pipes happen and how you can prevent them from happening to your home. It’s About to Blow Your plumbing pipes are not normally under pressure, and that is the way it should be. Read More»

Three Benefits Of Tankless Water Heaters

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To be honest, one of the best pieces of technology to hit the market in the last hundred years has to be the water heater. Instead of having to shuttle in hot water from a stove or bonfire outside, you’re able to simply pour hot water out of your faucet in a matter of minutes, creating a whole new meaning to the word “relaxation.” But as great as water heaters are, tankless water heaters are even better. Read More»

Home Winterization Methods To Prevent Plumbing System Damage

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The extremely low temperatures during winter can cause many plumbing problems. Examples include frozen pipes, burst pipes caused by freezing water, clogged drains, and low water heater performance. Therefore, homeowners need to get professional help to winterize their homes and prevent these issues. Here are home winterization methods that can help preserve your plumbing systems. Turn on Faucets You need to close the main valve in your home to prevent water from flowing into the pipes as it can freeze. Read More»