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The Phantom Flusher: What To Do When Your Toilet "Flushes" On Its Own

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Does your toilet tank mysteriously seem to turn on and refill itself at random intervals, even when it has been a long while since you’ve used it? Don’t call in the ghost hunters just yet. It’s not a ghost or goblin causing this phantom flushing – it’s a leak in your toilet tank. Here’s a closer look at what this problem entails and how to fix it. How does a leaky tank lead to phantom flushing? Read More»

Safe Plumbing Tips For Pet Owners

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Your pet is undoubtedly an extension of the family and just like any other family member, your pet can easily wreak havoc on your home. This is especially the case when it comes to your plumbing system. Learning how to care for your pet without putting your plumbing system at risk is important. Careful Digging For dogs that enjoy digging in the backyard, owners need to be watchful of how deep they go. Read More»

3 Tricks For Properly Connecting Pipes To Avoid Future Leaks

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Doing your own home plumbing repairs is a great way to save money. However, if you don’t know how to properly connect water supplies and waste lines, you’ll just end up with leaks in the future and more repairs. Here are a few tricks for properly connecting  pipes the first time that you can use the next time you do a plumbing repair job. #1 Secure Threaded Joints Twice Threaded pipes and fitting are especially prone to leaks if they are not sealed correctly. Read More»

Three Ways To Ensure You Detect A Water Leak Early

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Having your plumbing system spring a leak is never a good thing. The longer it is before a leak is discovered, the more damage it can do, and the greater the chances it will lead to a burst pipe or a huge, splashing leak. Early detection is the key to preventing such atrocities. Here are three ways to make sure that if plumbing leaks do appear in your home, you catch them quickly. Read More»

Fixing Tree Root Damage With Trenchless Sewer Repair

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Just a few decades ago, tree roots encroaching on sewer lines was a serious issue that required days of digging, removal and installation to fix. The costs involved could be ruinously expensive, and whole streets could be shut down while the work was in progress. Nowadays, however, homeowners can enjoy a modern solution to an old problem through trenchless sewer repair. If you are exploring your options to repair a sewer line impacted by tree roots, consider the following benefits of using trenchless technology. Read More»