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
In our latest YouTube series, we introduce to you our very own Scientist Sam! In the video below, she explains the science behind why certain materials of plumbing pipe are more susceptible to freezing and bursting and which one is least likely to flood your home. Copper, PEX, and CPVC are the [...]Read more Water Damage Due to Frozen Pipes: Which Pipe is Best For Your Home?
Call 1-866-758-6237 for all your plumbing needs today! It has been over a year and a half since we started our journey as a plumbing company in the city of Milford. As this year and decade comes to an end, we can’t help but reflect on how far we’ve come. 1-Tom-Plumber started in [...]Read more Plumbing in Milford, Ohio
Did you know that there are more than 17 million homes in the United States that get their water from private wells? To truly live “off the grid” can be defined as living without the assistance of any public utility services. But some may determine this simply as choosing to get [...]Read more Off The Grid Plumbing – Water and Sewer
No matter how hard you try to avoid it, hair is inevitably going to end up down your shower drain. Long hair, don’t care… until you’re standing in a pool of water that just won’t drain. Or even worse, your shower drain begins backing up – talk about an icky mess. [...]Read more 5 Ways To Clean Hair Out Of Your Shower Drain
Last week, our President, Kameron Hensley, was awarded Young Professional of the Year by the Little Miami River Alliance! We are so proud of the hard work he has put in to making this company what it is today. Oh, and don’t worry… he remembered to thank his Mom.Read more Young Professional of the Year Award Goes To…
While most are out snagging deals on Black Friday, it’s a plumber’s busiest day of the year. In fact, plumbing problems spike by 50 percent the day after Thanksgiving — and it’s no doubt why. Kitchens and bathrooms are the most frequently used rooms in a home on Turkey Day causing [...]Read more 5 Thanksgiving Plumbing Tips