What Exactly Is PVC?

October 11th, 2021

We know that a lot of homeowners haven’t had to deal with repiping or other plumbing issues aside from clogs in a while. We might be your go-to team to perform drain cleaning for your clogged drain in Cincinnati, but we’re a lot more than just a local drain cleaning company!

If your home has old pipes that need to be replaced, or pipes that keep getting clogged and aren’t constructed from the right material, then we can help. Our experienced team of plumbers has been repiping and retrofitting plumbing systems for decades, so we know what we’re talking about.

Today, we’d like to focus on one of the most well-known, affordable, and effective plumbing materials in the world—PVC. We’ll talk about why you’ve got PVC under your kitchen sink, what makes it worth investing in, and if it’s the right plumbing material for your home.

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The Pros of Professional New Construction Plumbing

September 27th, 2021

First of all, it’s rare that homeowners look to an amateur for new construction plumbing. There’s just so much involved that any error could spell disaster for the lifespan of the house that’s being built. This blog post isn’t meant for those kinds of homeowners. It’s meant for the people who might feel bad about spending a little extra on professional new construction plumbing. We promise you that it’s money well-spent.

If you’re paying for new construction plumbing in Mason, OH, then you’re looking toward the future. Nobody invests in new construction without the vision that there will eventually be a beautiful house where those wooden beams currently stand. This means you can’t skip out on any plumbing costs, or that beautiful house will be leaking and struggling to provide you with basic water needs.

Let’s talk about why professional new construction plumbing is always a great idea.

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Now Is the Time to Decide on a Replacement Water Heater

September 13th, 2021

It’s no secret that prices are on the rise in the home development industry. From lumber to plumbing materials, everything is getting costly. This amount might wax and wane in the coming years, but not everyone can afford to wait on such important improvements. Your water heater is one of those systems you depend on, so knowing when prices are bound to increase will help your decision-making going forward.

We’re sad to say that we might see more price increases down the line, even before the end of the year. But that shouldn’t deter you from investing in a water heater in Mason, OH. In fact, it’s important that you get in touch with our team as early as possible so we can get you a new water heater replacement before more price increases strike.

Let’s evaluate the best time to get a water heater replacement.

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When Are Excavation Services Necessary?

August 16th, 2021

Excavation services are usually required when something needs to be overhauled underground. Like, for instance, when you need a new septic tank installed or if your main water line is falling apart and needs to be replaced. While this might seem like an intrusive and intense process, times have changed and there are affordable alternatives to excavation services when you work with a professional team.

Today, we’re going to talk about two specific types of underground plumbing work and when they’re necessary. The first is trenchless pipe lining, which is a service that doesn’t require excavation. This is for pipe leaks and whole pipe replacements. The second is excavation services in Fort Mitchell, KY, which are reserved for the more intense and expansive procedures you might require for your home plumbing.

We’ll discuss the difference between the two procedures and talk about when excavation services are necessary.

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3 Ways to Protect Your Plumbing

August 2nd, 2021

Your kitchen drains become less efficient through the years due to clogging from oil and grease that solidifies over time. The bathroom drain has similar problems due to substances like shaving cream, toothpaste, and hair. When too much of this material enters your plumbing system, you could see your whole sewer become unable to process the wastewater from your home!

Here are three ways to protect your sewer system and plumbing that are guaranteed to work and extend the lifespan of both. These best practices can keep you from running into serious issues.

Don’t forget, if you need sewer cleaning services—be sure to call us for help!

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Why Drain Cleaning Should Be Regular

July 19th, 2021

It’s been a long year. We don’t blame homeowners for putting their plumbing system a little bit lower on the priorities ladder than it has been in the past. There are a lot of things going on, big changes happening in people’s lives, and your plumbing system might be the last thing on your mind. That’s okay!

We’re not here to change that. In fact, one of the best reasons to call our team is so that you can leave services like drain cleaning in Hamilton, OH up to professionals so you can remain free to tackle the important needs of your own life.

If you think your drain system needs cleaning, or you’d like to invest in yearly drain cleaning services, then keep reading. We’ll talk about why this is such an important service and why it could benefit you to have it done every year.

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3 Water Saving Strategies for Your Home

July 5th, 2021

It’s become pretty clear in Cincinnati that water prices are going upwards for a variety of reasons. As the summer months bring hot temperatures, we’re using water more and more, which means there’s a higher demand. With more demand for water, the prices will increase.

On June 22, 2021, the Cincinnati City Council voted to increase water rates by 25.95% over the next five years. This is on top of the 85% increase that has occurred since 2008. Water is getting more expensive and it’s obvious we can’t afford to waste it anymore. With that said, our team of expert plumbers in Covington, KY would like to talk about some water-saving strategies that could help save you money even with this news.

From high-efficiency appliances to best practices, there are a lot of ways homeowners in our area can limit their water usage without it making much of an impact on their day-to-day lives.

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The Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters

June 21st, 2021

Tankless water heaters have been around for some time now. As homeowners get more acquainted with them, it’s only natural for people to wonder about their pros and cons. After all, homeowners still choose tank water heaters more often than tankless systems, so what gives?

Tankless water heater installation is an alternative solution to the problem of needing hot water in your home. By heating the water directly as it comes through your main water line, you’re getting instant hot water that is near unlimited. This represents a pretty clear advantage, and more homeowners are opting in for this remarkably efficient and effective water heater.

But there are a few catches. If you keep reading, we’ll talk about why tankless water heaters are so perfect for some homeowners, and why they’re not a good choice for others. Just make sure you call us when investing in a new water heater.

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Is Your Drain Clogged? We Can Help!

June 7th, 2021

Drains; can’t live with them, can’t live without them, right?

We jest, drains are vital to your home but they can be a bit obnoxious. You’ve probably stumbled on a drain clog one or two times this year and frustratingly tried to have it cleared out yourself. Perhaps you even have different drain snakes and plungers in your home so that you can avoid clogs from being as bad in the future.

However, when it comes to drain cleaning in Hamilton, OH, nothing comes close to professional service. The only problem boils down to when you should call for professional help.

We’re going to zero in on some ways that you can notice if your drain is beginning to clog. But also, feel free to call us for a video pipe inspection if you’re not sure about the condition of your plumbing system. We’re always available to help!

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Does Your New Home Need a Water Softener?

May 24th, 2021

It might! We obviously can’t give you a yes or no answer, at least not on a blog post. Why don’t you call our team and talk about your unique situation and then we can give you a much better opinion on the matter?

In the meantime, if you’re confused as to the concept of hard water in general, then this is the blog post for you. Water softener installation is something that not enough homeowners invest in, and it shows. We see people struggling with detergent in their laundry machine that won’t dissolve, skin and hair problems from minerals in their water, and soap stains on their dishes. Hard water is a perpetual problem in our area, and it might be time you did something about it.

Let’s talk about whether or not your home is ready for a water softener installation to deal with your hard water problem!

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