Water Heater is Leaking need a new one or replacement

Having, me, the same Master Plumber, the owner, with my approach to long term relationships is an advantage that some people value. The fact that I also perform any plumbing repair, gas work, appliance replacement, and most drain situations is another significant benefit. Water heater installers install water heaters, period. I have even done a… Read more »

Toilet parts and repair terms

The following are the toilet parts names which one needs to know when performing toilet repair or to fix a toilet that is not working. The first thing to determine is if the toilet bowl or waste piping below the floor are clogged. If neither of these are true then you can continue reading. If… Read more »

Huge Water leak survival tips: Prevent damage still use your home

This post describes how to keep using your home and prevent further damage even if you’ve just discovered a water leak. This information will help you to save significant amount of money by surviving until normal business hours when plumbing repair services are much less expensive. If you have significant leak in a water supply… Read more »

A short list of home plumbing terms and definitions

This post describes and uses some plumbing terms and definitions of the different kinds of home plumbing pipes and devices. This is intended to help you understand more about your home plumbing and possibly describe your situation to a professional plumber or plumbing contractor. Copper pipes and fittings Function: Most commonly for water supply, also… Read more »

What causes a High water bill?

High water bills are usually caused by some plumbing fixture in the house that is malfunctioning. The most likely culprit is a toilet. Whether the symptom is a toilet “running” continuously or “turning on” for several seconds at random, both of these will lead to an increased water bill. It is almost always a fixture… Read more »

Bathtub drain; drum trap vs. p-trap unclogging

This post will help you understand what type of bathtub drain pipes you have. This is the first step in understanding how to unclogging the tub drain. There are two pictures which show the types of tub drains. The first picture is referred to as a u-bend or p-trap style tub drain. The second is… Read more »