Why Summer Is Prime Time for Detecting Leaks

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Many homeowners tackle critical household maintenance tasks during summer, and this includes addressing water leaks. Summer is prime time for finding and fixing leaks for several reasons. Increased Water Usage Water usage increases exponentially during the summer due to gardening, filling pools, and frequent bathing. If you have water leaks, these may either worsen or […]

The Four Most Common Winter Plumbing Emergencies And How To Handle Them

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The best way to avoid or lessen winter plumbing problems is to have professional plumbers inspect your system before the cold weather sets in. They’ll check your outdoor and indoor pipes and troubleshoot problems that might make them more vulnerable to cold weather. They’ll assess your water heater, your sump pump, and its backup generator, […]

Avoid Kitchen and Bathroom Drain Problems This Holiday Season

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The holiday season is here, and you’ve got a ton of things to do to get your home ready for family and friends to come over for a visit. Of course, you want everything to go smoothly. But don’t forget that “everything” should also include your home’s plumbing system. The last thing you want is […]

Maintenance Checklist for Preparing Your Sewer Line for Winter

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Because you will spend more time indoors during the winter, your home plumbing system will really get a workout. More sewage will go through your sewer line, especially when you have family and friends over for indoor gatherings. To prepare your sewer line for the cold weather that lies ahead, follow the maintenance checklist below. […]

Preparing Your Plumbing System for Summer and Avoiding Common Problems

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Summer is a great time for outdoor activities, family vacations, and enjoying the warm weather. However, it is also a time when your plumbing system can experience common issues such as leaks or clogs. These issues can cause inconvenience and lead to costly repairs if left unattended. Here are some tips on preparing your plumbing […]

5 Things to Do for Successful Spring Cleaning and Plumbing Maintenance

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Now that spring has arrived, it’s the ideal time to quickly check your home to ensure everything is in good working condition. In addition to their typical spring cleaning and maintenance, property owners should also inspect the plumbing system. Your plumbing system includes your water heater, garbage disposal, sinks, faucets, showers, and drains. Consequently, inspecting […]

Garbage Disposal Tips for the Holidays

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How to Properly Use Your Garbage Disposal This Holiday Season The holidays are going to be here before you know it, and many people are already making plans. Some people are known for throwing big dinner parties to celebrate, but even if you just have a small gathering at your place, it’s likely that you’re […]

Prepare Your Home Plumbing With a Checklist

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There’s no need to deal with unexpected and catastrophic plumbing problems. Regular maintenance prevents your plumbing fixtures from developing problems that are difficult to fix. During the holiday season, the risks of plumbing disasters increase as you entertain guests and prepare festive meals. Having a checklist of items to inspect in your home will ensure […]

Does Your Garbage Disposal Need Help?

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A garbage disposal unit is a boon to a homeowner with a busy kitchen. But like every other appliance, it is subject to wear and tear over its working life. This is especially true since the garbage disposal unit is water-dependent, and if your Waldorf, Maryland home is like others, the water is full of […]