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Commercial Plumbing Installation Considerations for Office Remodels

February 18, 2022
Category: Commercial Plumbing

Office remodels give you the chance to vamp up your office space, boost productivity, and make your office more functional. One area that is commonly overlooked during an office remodel is plumbing. While plumbing is not the most appealing or eye-catching aspect of a remodel, it’s one of the most important aspects of a successful […]

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What You Should NOT Put Down Your Kitchen Sink

February 11, 2022
Category: Drains, Kitchen Plumbing

After sitting down and enjoying a nice meal at home, you’re left to clean the dishes. If you’re like everyone else, washing dishes is probably not your favorite chore. To save time, you contemplate putting all sorts of items down the kitchen sink. But, some items should never go down the kitchen drain. Rice and […]

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Who Do I Call for Well Pump Repair?

February 1, 2022
Category: Well Pump

One of the greatest inventions of our modern world is the advent of the modern plumbing system. We take for granted how amazing it is that we can just turn the faucet on and have water come out, but sometimes your home’s well pump will need to be repaired. At Michael Runk Plumbing and Heating, […]

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Possible Contaminants in Home Water

January 24, 2022
Category: Residential Plumbing

Have you stopped to think about what’s really in the water running out of your faucets? Your home water may be at risk of contamination from various chemicals and pollutants. If your water supply is connected to a public water system, the water is tested and treated for safety, but a lot can happen between […]

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What Is A Well Line Repair?

January 17, 2022
Category: Well Pump

Well water is a cost-effective way to deliver a nearly endless supply of water to your home. Wells have long life spans and can be used in almost any region. Unfortunately, a damaged well line can create problems for your home’s entire water system. It is important to keep on top of maintaining your well […]

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Getting Plumbing Repairs Done Right the First Time

January 14, 2022
Category: Tips, Uncategorized

Have you ever attempted to unclog a drain or repair a leaky faucet? These repairs are often more complicated than they initially seem. While it may be tempting to address your plumbing issue on your own, this can create serious problems and a much bigger bill. Hire a licensed plumber to get repairs done right […]

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When DIY Plumbing Can Create Big Plumbing Issues

January 3, 2022
Category: Tips

We’re all looking for ways to save money. One way people choose to save money is by doing their own plumbing repairs. While the average person can get away with a few DIY plumbing repairs, there are instances when it’s best left up to a professional plumber. Corroded Pipes Your home’s pipes may be out […]

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Hiring a Plumber for a Commercial Space

December 27, 2021
Category: Commercial Plumbing

No matter what industry you’re in, you need your commercial space to be fully functional. When something goes wrong with your plumbing, it can be embarrassing, and you probably want to get everything working properly again quickly. The best way to do that is to work with an experienced and professional plumber in Maryland. Have […]

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How to Prevent Kitchen Sink Clogs

December 20, 2021
Category: Kitchen Plumbing

No one likes to do dishes, and while it’s not necessarily a difficult task, it is a task that can be made more difficult if your drain is clogged. At Michael Runk Plumbing and Heating, we’ve unclogged more than our fair share of kitchen sinks, and wanted to share a few tips you can follow […]

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How to Tell if Your Well Pump is Going Bad

December 16, 2021
Category: Well Pump

Unfortunately, it’s not easy to predict when your water pump is going bad. It’s common for well pumps to go bad at some of the most inconvenient times. Although it’s hard to pinpoint when your well pump needs to be replaced, you can still be on the lookout for these signs that it’s going bad:  […]

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