When your shower or sink starts draining slowly do you reach for the Drano? We know... using Drano or a drain cleaning chemical is SO easy and solves your problem. But, what if we told you more harm than good was being done to your pipes?
Since you can't see your pipes it can be hard to know when they need to be repaired or replaced! There are some signs you can look out for.
If you're in need of a new water heater then you might be deciding whether you should purchase a traditional or tankless water heater. There are some BIG differences you need to be aware of.
Topics: WATER HEATER
With all the DIY TV shows, Pinterest pages, and YouTube channels sometimes we feel like we can conquer anything! But, some jobs are better left to the professionals. Did you know to be a level 1 (apprentice) plumber you need 3,500 hours of field training, 40 class hours, and pass a state exam?! Working your way up to be a master plumber takes years of hard work and test taking. You could say our guys know a thing or two about plumbing! So, if you're still thinking about trying to solve plumbing problems on your own then read on...
- SMELL & SOUND - Hear a slight hissing noise and a weird smell? you probably have a gas leak.
- DIZZINESS & TROUBLE BREATHING - These symptoms usually effect the young and elderly the most. Get outside in fresh air as soon as possible.
- HEADACHE - Most people experience a slight headache after they are exposed to a gas leak.
- FATIGUE - Suddenly feeling tired, plus some of these other signs? Get outside quick!
If you suspect you have a gas leak evacuate the home immediately. Call Brian's plumbing - we are trained to detect gas leaks and repair them.
This winter is supposed to be a harsh one! That means right now is the best time to start getting ready for what is to come. You don't want to be caught off guard when the first freeze decides to show up!
Did you know you are supposed to flush your water heater once a year? Flushing your water heater is super easy and can help it last longer.
Topics: WATER HEATER
Is your garbage disposal jammed? you will know it is by the humming noise! But, don't worry - it is an easy fix.
A running toilet is not only annoying, but it wastes water (and your money!). Usually the flapper is the blame. Fixing the flapper is super easy and can be done in less than 5 minutes.