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 a 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