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Do You Notice Funky Garbage Disposal Smells? How to Fix a Smelly Garbage Disposal

Posted on December 24th, 2020 by ChristainSon_Admin

Garbage disposals are great kitchen appliances when they are used correctly. With regular use, you may notice unpleasant and funky garbage disposal smells coming from your sink. Fortunately, how to clean your garbage disposal is fairly simple and something you can try to resolve on your own using these great tips. Clean the sink. Use […]

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How Does a Water Softener Work?

Posted on November 25th, 2020 by ChristainSon_Admin

A water softener removes dissolved minerals that make water “hard.” It replaces these minerals with sodium, which makes water “soft.” Calcium and magnesium are two of the most common and troublesome hard water minerals. They aren’t harmful to consume. But they can wreak havoc on your appliances, plumbing fixtures, and even your skin and hair. […]

How to Prevent Plumbing Problems This Holiday Season

Posted on October 24th, 2020 by ChristainSon_Admin

You might be surprised to learn that the busiest time of the year for our Texas emergency plumbers is the holiday season. From around Thanksgiving through New Year’s, it is not uncommon for people to have friends and family visiting or they are hosting holiday parties at their homes. One of the top plumbing service […]

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How to Prepare Your Heating System for Winter

Posted on October 23rd, 2020 by ChristainSon_Admin

Before winter arrives, one of the most important things you can do is prepare your heating system to make sure it’s clean and safe to run. These preparations will not only guarantee the safety of you and your family but will also ensure that your heating system runs as efficiently as possible, minimizing fuel costs […]

Texas Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Posted on September 25th, 2020 by ChristainSon_Admin

Fall has arrived in Texas and, in order to protect your home from damage, it’s vital to ensure you conduct some fall home maintenance, both on the inside and outside of your home. This checklist will help you to prepare for cooler weather and enjoy all of the money and energy savings that go along […]

When Is the Busiest Time of Year for Plumbers?

Posted on September 24th, 2020 by ChristainSon_Admin

Need to call the plumber? Now might not be the best time! While plumbing problems occur regardless of season, there’s one season in particular where plumbers see massive upticks in calls. While a good plumber will always be ready to help, knowing when the busy season is—and the reason why it’s so busy—can help you […]

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Top House Plumbing Problems & Solutions

Posted on September 2nd, 2020 by ChristainSon_Admin

Fun Fact: There are some top house plumbing problems you can try to resolve yourself if you have the right tools. By trying to resolve the problems on your own, you may be able to fix the problem and not need to call a professional plumber. If you don’t try these solutions and call a […]

How to Properly Clean Out Drains at Home with Drain Cleaning Service

Posted on August 24th, 2020 by ChristainSon_Admin

Drain cleaning is part of the regular maintenance required when you own a home. It is something that should be done at least once a year, depending on what you are putting down your drains. If you do not clean your drains regularly, over time, soap scum, hair, grease, food particles, and other such things […]

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What Can I Do to Improve Water Quality at Home?

Posted on August 19th, 2020 by ChristainSon_Admin

With people spending more time at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, one common question our 24-hour plumber has been receiving is what you can do to improve water quality at home. Water quality has to do with what is in the tap water. There can be various minerals, calcium, additives like softeners, and so […]

Toilet Plumbing Troubles? Here’s When to Repair or Replace Your Toilet

Posted on July 24th, 2020 by ChristainSon_Admin

Toilets are like other plumbing fixtures in your home that will eventually succumb to wear and tear. Sometimes toilet plumbing troubles can be repaired and other times you will need toilet replacement. Signs You Need Toilet Repair Certain types of toilet problems can be resolved with a simple repair from a qualified plumber. Some of […]

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