A bathroom can be home to a multitude of plumbing issues and headaches. With so many plumbing fixtures, a leak at some point or another is bound to happen. Some of the most insidious leaks involve the bathtub. In many cases, bathtub leaks can go undetected for some time, which can lead to [...]Read more Common Bathtub Problems and Simple Solutions
Does your toilet sound like it’s constantly running or refilling? This kind of sound can occur intermittently or as frequent as every minute and usually means your toilet is losing water. If you are experiencing a running toilet, you may have an internal/external leak or an issue with [...]Read more How to Fix An Intermittently Running Toilet
When water backs up out of a floor drain, it usually means there is a clog in the drain line, not the floor drain itself. When there is a clog in the main building drain and water is run down a drain from an upper fixture, water will back up in the drain line until it finds somewhere else to [...]Read more 3 Common Causes of Drain Backups
As a plumbing company, a lot of the jobs we go to have experienced water damage from a burst pipe or backed-up drain. Lucky for us, we have a sister company, Icon Property Rescue, that is able to handle all the clean-up after we’ve done the plumbing. Plumbing and restoration work hand and [...]Read more 10 Best Restoration Conventions in 2020
Rootering or a “rooter service” describes the removal of tree roots from pipes and sewer lines with a rooter machine. Invasive tree roots are a serious threat to the health of your plumbing lines. As a result, clogs and blockages from roots cause pressure, eventually cracking or [...]Read more Ask A Plumber: What Is a Rooter Service?
Whether you own a plumbing business or aspire to one day, plumbing trade shows help you stay up to date with the greatest trends and technology in the industry. Creating a better customer experience through new tools, supplies, and networking with others will give you a leg up on the [...]Read more Best Plumbing Trade Shows in 2020
A cold, shiver runs up your spine as you step into your shower. Brrr. No hot water?! If you own a gas water heater, this can mean one of two things. Either the gas supply has been shut off, or your pilot light is out. Once you check to make sure the shut-off valve connected […]Read more How to Relight Your Water Heater Pilot Light
With all the Christmas parties, family time, and rushing to get gifts, the last thing you need is a plumbing emergency during the holidays. We can’t control everything in life, but when it comes to your plumbing there are some steps you can take ahead of time to avoid the extra expense of [...]Read more Christmas Plumbing Tips
Water heaters typically last for around 8-12 years. But there are some factors, such as corrosion, neglect, and high water pressure, that can shorten the life expectancy of your water heater. The question remains whether adding a water softener to your gas or electric water heater will improve [...]Read more Should My Water Heater Have a Water Softener?
If you live in a home or apartment, having a plumbing emergency kit on hand can be a huge help when things get messy. But what are the must-have tools to combat a burst pipe, a toilet clog, or a faulty faucet? Read on to learn how to prepare a fully-stocked plumbing emergency kit! 12-inch […]Read more Plumbing Emergency Kit: Must-Haves for Homeowners/Property Managers