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Reducing Your Plumbing Repair and Maintenance Costs

Working with plumbers is a necessity as a homeowner, whether for regular maintenance purposes or to make a repair when needed. But you do have some control over how much reliance you’ll have for plumber services over the years. For example, having your plumber weatherize your exposed pipes during a maintenance appointment can save you literally hundreds of dollars on repairs throughout the winter months. Finding ways to decrease your water usage is another great way to avoid the need for costly plumbing repairs because you’ll put less wear and tear on the plumbing system overall. On this website, you can expect to learn more about protecting your plumbing and keeping your maintenance and repair expenses down.

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Six Plumbing Issues To Consider If You Are Converting An Existing Space Into A Commercial Kitchen

If you've purchased a building or an old home that you want to convert into a restaurant, you may need to make several modifications. The kitchen in particular may need attention from a commercial plumber as well as other professionals. Wondering what you need to consider about plumbing? Here are the plumbing updates you typically need when creating a commercial kitchen. 1. Dishwasher Hook-Ups In theory, you can run a commercial kitchen without a dishwasher, but that will get mighty cumbersome if you serve a lot of diners. Read More 

Tips For Choosing The Right Hot Water Heater For Your Home

Waking up to discover you have no hot water is not a good situation to be in, but finding out that your water heater is shot can be even worse. If you need a new hot water heater, you will have to choose one quickly so you can get your hot water back on in your home. The problem is choosing the right water heater. There are many types and options available with water heaters, and here are some of the factors you should consider when getting one. Read More 

Noisy Appliances: 3 Causes Behind Noisy Kitchen Faucets And Quick Fixes To Silence The Problem

In general, you can expect kitchen faucets and sinks to have a life expectancy of approximately 15 years before they start breaking down. Before they start to malfunction completely, the faucets will start to show signs of wear and deterioration through sounds. If you know exactly what you're listening for, you can easily pinpoint which parts are malfunctioning and need to be either repaired or replaced. If you act quickly, you can still save your kitchen faucets from complete wear, and you'll be able to enjoy several more years of use from the faucet before having to replace them. Read More 

Thanksgiving Disasters: Don’t Put Off Fixing That Leaky Toilet Until Later

Thanksgiving disasters come in all forms, including burnt pies, half-baked turkeys, and even leaky toilets. If your toilet currently has a small leak, and you expect a huge party of guests this holiday, repair the leak now to avoid issues later. Here's more information about your leaky toilet and what you can do to find and repair it before Thanksgiving Day comes and your guests arrive. Where Is the Leak Coming From? Read More 

What You Should Do If A Faucet In Your Home Will Not Shut Off

Indoor plumbing is a wonderful thing when it works properly, but it can be a nightmare when a problem arises. There are many problems you can experience with your plumbing system, and one involves a faucet that will not shut off. If you currently have a faucet in your home that will not shut off, here are some tips to help you deal with this problem. Realize Why Turning The Water Off Is Important Read More