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What is a Leak Detector?

A leak detector is a device that is used to detect and locate leaks in various types of piping systems. Commonly used in industrial and commercial applications, leak detectors can be used to detect leaks in water, gas, and steam piping systems.   How do leak detectors work? There are a variety of leak detectors available … Read more

What is a Plumbing Wrench?

A plumbing wrench is a special type of wrench that is designed for use with plumbing fixtures. It is typically made of metal and has a wide, flat head that is used to grip pipes and fittings securely. The wrench also has a long handle that provides leverage when tightening or loosening pipes and fittings. … Read more

Cracked ABS: Causes, Fixes, and Prevention

Cracked ABS pipe

If you have ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene) pipes or fittings in your home, you may be wondering what to do if it cracks. There are actually several methods you can use to fix it yourself. In this blog post, we’ll discuss the different methods for repairing cracked ABS and provide tips for each. What causes … Read more

Low Water Pressure in Your Shower? 12 Causes & Solutions

If you’ve ever had the experience of stepping into a shower with low water pressure, you know how frustrating it can be. But what’s the cause of this problem? And is there anything you can do to fix it? In this blog post, we’ll answer these questions and more. What causes low water pressure in … Read more

What is Recycled Water?

Recycled water is water that has been used for a purpose and then treated so it can be reused. It’s also called “reclaimed water.”  How does recycled water work? The plumbing in your home has fresh water coming in from a clean source, like a river or reservoir. This water goes through pipes to your fixtures, … Read more

How to Become a Plumber?

If you’re looking for a career that is both challenging and in-demand, becoming a plumber may be a good choice for you. Plumbers are responsible for installing and maintaining the plumbing systems in homes and businesses. They must have a comprehensive knowledge of plumbing codes and regulations, as well as the ability to read blueprints … Read more

What is a Backflow Preventer?

A backflow preventer is a device that is installed in your home’s plumbing system to keep contaminated water from flowing back into your home’s clean water supply. Backflow can happen when there is a sudden change in water pressure, such as during a power outage or a broken water main. How does a backflow preventer … Read more

5 Common Plumbing Problems & Prevention

Most homeowners will experience a plumbing problem at some point. While some issues are minor and can be easily fixed, others can be more serious and require the assistance of a professional. This blog will discuss the different types of plumbing problems that homeowners may experience and how to prevent them. What are the most … Read more

What is Backflow in Plumbing?

Backflow is a condition in which water flows backward through the plumbing pipes in your home. When does backflow occur? Backflow occurs when there is a change in pressure in the system, which can happen for a variety of reasons. When there is a decrease in pressure downstream from a valve, or there is an … Read more

What is a Water Supply Line?

The water supply line is the plumbing that carries fresh water to a home or business. The water typically comes from a municipal water treatment plant, but it can also come from a private well. The supply line typically consists of two parts: the mainline, which runs from the water source to the property, and … Read more