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Why Grease Should Never Go Down the Drain

  Taking care of your plumbing is the best way to prevent plumbing problems. Most plumbing problems can be prevented with good practices and regular maintenance. Watching was goes down the drain is one of the best ways to prevent plumbing problems. Grease is one of the #1 things that should be avoided at all

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Water Heater Choices – Is an On-Demand Water Heater Right for You?

  Replacing a water heater can be a costly event. Aside from the water heater itself, if your old water heater goes out with a bang, you could be faced with damage and repair expenses as well. When it comes to selecting the right water heater for your home it is important to consider several

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How to Prevent Root Damage to Your Plumbing

Tree roots can wreak all kinds of havoc on your plumbing system, and are often responsible for major plumbing and sewer issues. When it comes to taking care of your plumbing and preventing plumbing problems, one of the most important things to consider is how to prevent root damage to your plumbing. Trees are wonderful,

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Signs You Have a Clogged Drain and How to Prevent Them

  A clogged drain is one of the most common plumbing problems homeowners will face. Usually a clogged drain is a simple fix, however sometimes it could mean there is a more serious problem afoot. Fortunately, there are some warning signs to lookout for. Catching a clogged drain early on can help prevent a more

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Don’t Forget to Winterize – Prevent Frozen Pipes

  With Fall settling in, cooler temperatures and increment weather are just around the corner, getting your plumbing winterized to prevent frozen pipes is crucial. Frozen pipes are a nightmare of a plumbing problem, but fortunately they can be prevented by taking the proper precautions. Here are some things you can to winterize your plumbing

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