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When Does Your Clog Need a Plumber?

April 22, 2022
Category: Bathroom Plumbing

Do you have pipes or drains in your home that are clogged? Clogs can be a real pain, but they can also lead to bigger problems down the road. At Michael Runk Plumbing and Heating, we’ve unclogged more than our fair share of clogs, and we wanted to take a little bit of time to […]


What to do if Your Toilet Overflows

August 9, 2021
Category: Bathroom Plumbing

Oftentimes the first thing people do when they see that their toilet is overflowing is panic. But being informed can help you avoid panic if your toilet overflows and avoid a disgusting mess in your bathroom. Here’s what you do if your toilet overflows. Step #1: Shut Off Water Supply Turn off the valve underneath […]


5 Signs You Have Water Pressure Problems

July 6, 2021
Category: Bathroom Plumbing, Residential Plumbing

When people think about water pressure problems, they usually think of low water pressure. However, high water pressure can be just as bad. While low water pressure is an immediate inconvenience, high water pressure can lead to tons of water wasted and thousands of dollars to repair. Be on the lookout for these five warning […]


5 Easy Plumbing Upgrades for Your Bathroom

April 21, 2021
Category: Bathroom Plumbing

When you move into your home, you often look at the kitchen, storage space, bedrooms, etc. The bathrooms can even be interesting if they have unique upgrades. However, we often wait until after the fact to make these changes. To spruce up your bathroom just a little bit, use these five quick upgrades that our […]


Why Do I Keep Running Out of Hot Water?

March 19, 2021
Category: Bathroom Plumbing

Nobody likes being greeted with cold water when they’re expecting hot. There are a variety of reasons why your house is running out of hot water. Sometimes, it’s an easy fix. Other times, you’ll need the help of a professional plumber. Here some of the most common reasons for running out of hot water: Too […]


What You Need to Know About Smart Toilets

February 19, 2021
Category: Bathroom Plumbing

It seems like nowadays they put computers in everything, and the classic toilet hasn’t been spared. Smart toilets have increased in popularity over the years, and as a professional Maryland toilet installation company, we wanted to take some time today to talk about how you can benefit from using a smart toilet. How Do Smart […]


4 Common Shower Problems and How to Fix Them

February 1, 2021
Category: Bathroom Plumbing

We all love a nice, relaxing shower at the end of a day of hard work. Therefore, it’s understandable to be frustrated whenever your shower isn’t working properly. To ensure that you will be able to get your shower in proper working order quickly, take a look at the four most common shower problems and […]


When Should You Have Your Faucet Replaced?

January 22, 2021
Category: Bathroom Plumbing

While replacing your kitchen is certainly not the most exciting home improvement project, it’s still an important one. You use your faucet every day to wash your hands, wash dishes, clean the house, and more. You need properly functioning faucets for your everyday tasks. There is no right or wrong time to replace your faucets, […]


Signs Your Plumbing Won’t Last the Winter

December 4, 2020
Category: Bathroom Plumbing

The worst time to have a plumbing emergency is during the winter. Can you imagine not having hot water during the cold winter months? Don’t get yourself into a situation like this. Be proactive with your plumbing. In particular, be on the lookout for these signs that your plumbing won’t last the winter.  Sign #1: […]


Why Does My Toilet Keep Clogging?

October 6, 2020
Category: Bathroom Plumbing

Nothing is more frustrating than a toilet that always seems to clog. There are several possible reasons why your toilet keeps clogging. If you’ve had enough of reaching for the plunger and dealing with clogged toilets, keep reading to find out some of the possible reasons for clogs, and what you can do to prevent […]


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