Category Archives: Plumbing

Murphy’s Law and Holiday Plumbing Disasters

Every day your plumbing works fine. Holiday guests arrive and fifteen minutes later someone’s saying the garbage disposal is broken, or a toilet won’t flush. Murphy’s Law? Kind of. Say mom and dad are living in the house alone, the plumbing is working OK for them. That’s because unseen problems have been developing over time, […]

Yard Drains

In this area, gutter and yard drains are important to prevent water from collecting in yards or your basement. It’s amazing how much silt can build up in these drains over time. It’s not uncommon to see yard drains three-quarters full of silt. In this area, gutter and yard drains are important to prevent water […]

What’s the source of the clog?

It’s important to know where the clog is. It’s important to know where the clog is. Clogs can happen at the drain, in the house plumbing or in the sewer pipe. It’s easy to think it’s at the drain and attempt to fix it yourself with a plunger and drain cleaner. Not clearing? It’s time […]

Clogged

The sound of the word itself conjures up the question and the agony of “unclogging” it. Clogs always seem to happen when you need them least. The sound of the word itself conjures up the question and the agony of “unclogging” it. Clogs always seem to happen when you need them least. You can get […]