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Why Won’t My Toilet Stop Running?

June 19, 2019
Category: Bathroom Plumbing, Tips

Have you ever had a toilet that just wouldn’t stop running no matter what you did? Many people have plumbing problems in Maryland but none are as persistently annoying as a running toilet. There are many reasons why your toilet may be running, we wanted to take some time today to look at some of […]

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Broken Glass in Your Garbage Disposal?

June 5, 2019
Category: Plumbing Systems, Tips

We’ve all dropped a glass only to see it shatter, sending shards everywhere. Picking up and finding all of the pieces can be a hassle, especially considering the threat of missing one and stepping on it later. Breaking glass in your sink may not seem like a massive problem, but if you have a garbage […]

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Is Your Well Pump in Trouble?

May 22, 2019
Category: Tips

Well pumps are used to extract water from your well water source. Most of these are entirely submerged in the water which they are pumping, making it important to have them inspected on a regular basis to prevent problems. Should there be any issues, a well pump repair service in Maryland can take care of […]

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Should You Get Your Shower Head Replaced?

May 16, 2019
Category: Tips

Think about all of the time that you spend in the shower. It probably adds up to quite a bit throughout the month. As you shower, have you noticed any odd build-up on your shower head? Have you noticed a lack of water pressure? What about a weird smell? Though these symptoms could be coming […]

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Why is My Shower Screaming?

May 3, 2019
Category: Tips

Have you ever turned on your shower, only to hear your pipes squeal and clank? How can you take a relaxing shower when your ears are being polluted with a rattling pipe scream. You may be able to fix the sound yourself, or you may require the services of a emergency plumbing specialist in Maryland. […]

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What to Do During a Plumbing Emergency

April 10, 2019
Category: Tips

Plumbing is kind of like your car, you don’t truly appreciate it until it breaks down. Maybe you had a pipe burst and now your basement is flooding, maybe you have an overflowing toilet. No matter what is going wrong, there are a couple of things you need to do to manage and repair your […]

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Water Damage Leads to Mold

March 27, 2019
Category: Tips

You may not think about your home’s plumbing all that often, after all it is mostly hidden behind your walls and under your loors. But ignoring your pipes for too long could have disastrous results. Even a small leak can lead to big problems, and we’d like to explain why. Nipping Problems in the Bud […]

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Bathroom Remodeling Warnings from a Plumber

March 19, 2019
Category: Tips

The process of having your bathroom remodeled can be very exciting. There are a ton of options and potential possibilities for you to choose from and once the project is finished, you’ll be able to enjoy your new bathroom to the fullest. However, whether you’re tackling the project yourself or hiring a professional, there are […]

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How to Fix a Running Toilet

December 13, 2018
Category: Tips

Usually, when something is “running” it is working properly. However, this is not the case when it comes to your toilet. A toilet that runs either continuously or at various intervals without you actually activating it can waste gallons of water and cost you a good chunk of change the next time you see your […]

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3 Ways to Avoid Burst Pipes this Winter

December 4, 2018
Category: Tips

Cold weather can spell trouble for interior pipes and having a pipe burst in your home is serious business. This event can cause thousands of dollars in damages and can be quite costly to repair. However, prevention is key when it comes to major home repairs and today, we’re going to be looking at some […]

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