By: Samantha Green The long weekend awaits! The summer is sadly coming to an end but not without one final celebration. Running into a plumbing issue is probably one of the last things you want to deal with, this Labor Day, so make sure to keep these simple tips in mind before you head [...]Read more Plumbing Advice for a Stress-Free Labor Day Weekend
By: Samantha Green Read more to learn the basics of air admittance valves (AAVs) and when it is best to install one in your own home. Venting is an essential part of any plumbing system. It prevents smelly, dangerous gases, like methane, from entering your home . Proper ventilation also [...]Read more Learn About Air Admittance Valves
By: Kameron Hensley How do roots get in sewer pipes? The first time that I encountered roots in a plumbing system I was mind blown. I vividly remember it because of how shocking it was to me. It was a cast-iron line and I remember thinking, “That’s not possible!” However, that was a long [...]Read more What Do I Do if I Have Roots in My Sewer?
By: Samantha Green Did you know that on average people spend around 3 hours and 9 minutes on the good ol’ porcelain throne per week? That’s all the more reason for the commode to be comfortable, functional and fit the style you are hoping to achieve in your bathroom. These days there are [...]Read more Things to Consider When Buying a Toilet
By: Samantha Green With so many styles, materials, finishes and prices, choosing the right faucet for your bathroom or kitchen sink can be a bit overwhelming. You’ve perfected your Pinterest mood board and now it’s time to go to the hardware store. Before you make a decision, it’s important to [...]Read more Tips on Choosing a New Faucet
By: Kameron Hensley About Us Hello everyone. I’m Kameron Hensley, manager here at 1-Tom-Plumber a full service plumbing and drain clearing company. I’m here to tell you about the 1-Tom-Plumber team! I’ve never made a blog before, so I figured that this was the best place to [...]Read more Who We Are at 1-Tom-Plumber
By: Samantha Green Have you ever heard of a hydro jetter? Simply stated, it is one of the best ways to clear stubborn clogs as well as provide preventative drain cleaning that keeps clogs from occurring in the first place. Here are a few questions our residential customers have about [...]Read more Frequently Asked Hydro Jetting Questions