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17Oct, 2018

Best Ways to Prepare Your Plumbing for Winter

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Prep Your Pipes for Winter with these Tips Winter is coming. And in Indiana, we all know that means sub-zero temperatures, ice, wind, and snow. The winter elements can be catastrophic to your plumbing system. Here are some of the best tips to avoid costly damage to your plumbing during the winter. 1. Insulate Your Water Pipes Particularly in areas that are exposed to cold air, it’s very important that your pipes are insulated. Pipes that run throughout the auxiliary areas of your house (attic, basement, garage, etc.) are vulnerable […]
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24Sep, 2018

Why You Need To Use A Licensed Plumber

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Don’t Cut Corners, Hire a Licensed Plumber Would you send your kids to a school with an unlicensed teacher? Would you want an unlicensed doctor prescribing medicine to you? Probably not. The same goes with plumbing problems. If the issue is something that can’t be easily fixed on your own, then it’s time to call in a professional. Many people want to cut corners by hiring an unlicensed plumber, but they end up finding cutting corners does even more damage (and costs more) in the long run. Here’s why you […]
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17Aug, 2018

Why It’s Important To Maintain Your Water Heater

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The Importance of Water Heater Maintenance Your water heater is probably the most important element of your home that you don’t usually think about. Whether it’s your morning shower, the hot water you need to clean your dishes, or making sure that your washing machine is working the way you want it to, your water heater has an impact on almost every part of your home life. As a team serving the plumbing needs of Indianapolis residents since 1963, we understand that it can be inconvenient and frustrating to encounter […]
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16Jul, 2018

How to Know When it’s Time to Replace Your Sump Pump

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When Should I Replace My Sump Pump? In any home with a basement or crawl space, a sump pump is one of the most important but least celebrated pieces of household plumbing equipment. This piece of equipment removes stormwater from the home by pumping out, regularly preventing flooding and untold thousands of dollars in potential property damage for homeowners. As an item that many homeowners don’t regularly interact with, sump pumps can often slip the mind, but not paying the proper amount of attention to these can be a costly […]
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2Jul, 2018

Pro Tips from Plumbers: Preventing Drain Clogs

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A clogged drain can be a nightmare scenario. However, preventing a clog doesn’t have to be a challenge. With proactive care and healthy habits, you will be able to avoid issues and keep your pipes ultimately clear and free of pesky issues. Check out the following tips from one of the pros on what preventative measures to take to ensure your drains stays clear. Always think twice Always think about how you dispose of things down your drains. A simple way to avoid clogs is to monitor what you put […]
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29Jun, 2018

Top Things to Consider when Choosing a Plumber

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The process of hiring a plumber can be overwhelming. It’s not always easy to decide on the right person for a job because it could end up costing a lot of time, money and additional stress. Homeowners must rest assured their plumbing problems are repaired professionally and quickly and know the most important considerations when choosing the right plumber for the job. How do their online reviews rank? Checking online testimonials is a great method for finding a good plumber in your area. You can check online for local plumbers […]
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16Jan, 2018

Garbage Disposal Repair for Homeowners

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A residential garbage disposal is a convenient tool that many of us rely on daily. But should it jam or experience other difficulties that require garbage disposal repair services, you’ll want these completed quickly. Malfunctioning disposals can cause problems due to standing water, leaking, unpleasant odors and more. While expert maintenanceis always recommended, some malfunctions can be easily fixed at home. To help you determine whether our services are needed, here are some common issues you may fix and how you can troubleshoot your garbage disposal at home. Garbage Disposal […]
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6Oct, 2017

Winter is Coming: Prevent Outdoor Faucets from Freezing

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With winter temperatures throughout the United States averaging just above freezing, there’s a good chance you live in an area that’s susceptible to frozen outdoor faucets and pipes. Of course, if you live in Alaska, that’s a given. But those risks are just as real if you live in Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, North Dakota, Maine, Wyoming, Montana, Wisconsin, Minnesota and any other state in Midwestern, Northern, or Central regions. No matter where you live, understanding how to winterize outdoor faucets helps you avoid costly repairs. Follow these steps to make […]
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9Aug, 2017

When to Repair and/or Replace Your Water Heater

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A busted water heater is more than an inconvenience, it can lead to flooding and expensive home repairs. It’s best to replace the appliance before it reaches an end date, but how do you know when it is time? We’ll guide you on when it’s more advantageous to repair your water heater, and when a replacement is in order. A hot water heater provides comfort in a home, warming water piped into the house and channeling it to faucets and appliances. Its task is to heat and store water for […]
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10Jul, 2017

DIY Remodeling: Know When to Bring in the Pros

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There’s no need to check DIY home remodeling statistics to validate the industry’s growth. Just visit a Home Depot, Lowe’s or other major home improvement store on the weekend. It’s bustling. But let’s look anyway. According to recent statistics, the global DIY market is expected to hit $43.7 billion in sales by 2018, up from $31.9 billion in 2013. That’s a lot of homeowners making improvements themselves. If you’re considering a DIY remodeling project, you need to understand which projects provide the most bang for your buck–and when to call […]
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