Category: Plumbing

what to do if your tap water tastes like plastic

What to Do If Your Tap Water Tastes like Plastic

When you expect a refreshing taste of cool water, it can be quite jarring to get a plastic taste instead. If your tap water tastes like plastic, fruit, or rubber, it’s wise to get to the bottom of the issue. Most causes of unusual tap water tastes are harmless, but sometimes tasting something unusual is

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backflow testing: what is it and why do I need it?

Backflow Testing: What Is It and Why Do I Need It?

Ever stop to think what would happen if the pressure in your plumbing stopped working? While it’s a very out-of-sight, out-of-mind thing, your plumbing system is a very necessary part of your household, and we always expect that it will work every time. So when something unfortunate happens out of your sight, like a pipe

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how long do septic tanks last

How Long Do Septic Tanks Last?

Everyone who owns a septic tank has wondered: how long do septic tanks last? After all, eventually you will have to replace the tank. The answer depends on what material your septic tank is made of and whether it’s been properly treated and maintained. We’ll explain how long you should expect your septic tank to

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prevention

Choosing a Backflow Prevention Device

The plumbing system in your home gives you enough to worry about. Clogged drains, leaky pipes, old water heaters costing you thousands in utilities. Which is why many homeowners fail to think about the larger scale plumbing issues like backflow. This simple plumbing issue can actually be the most complex, and in many instances, it

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plumbingaveragecosts

What Your Plumbing Invoice Says About The Service

Finding a reliable, honest, and fairly priced plumbing company can be difficult. Some people may err on the side of caution and decide to use a high-priced plumber. While others may attempt to find the absolute cheapest plumber in town. Unfortunately, both ends of the spectrum have their downfalls. Plumbing services that are overpriced for

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