Snellville Heating, Air and Plumbing Blog: Archive for the ‘Plumbing’ Category

Whole-House Repiping: Is it Necessary?

Monday, January 14th, 2019

It’s understandable: repiping your entire home can seem like a daunting task. It is a large undertaking and doing so requires a lot of experience. However, pipes are not meant to last forever and will eventually age past the point of no return. But, don’t worry just yet — whole house repiping is only recommended when it is absolutely necessary.

If you have found yourself in the position of dealing with constant plumbing issues, it may be time to hire a plumber in Winder, GA for whole-house repiping services. Repiping is the most efficient and safest way to protect your home leaks and water damage due to old, corroded pipes. If you are unsure whether or not you may need whole-house repiping, keep reading. Below, we have outlined some of the signs that suggest it’s time for these services. 

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Is Your Main Water Line in Trouble?

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

water-lineYour plumbing system serves so many purposes in your home, like allowing you to shower, do laundry, and wash your dishes. A problem with your water line can affect your day-to-day life, not to mention cause serious damage to your property. There are many reasons why a water line may be compromised. Whatever the cause may be, you will want to schedule repairs as soon as possible.

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Signs You Have a Slab Leak

Monday, October 8th, 2018

burst-pipeWhen you think of plumbers, you think of leaks. Leaks can be a real pain, but they’re usually not difficult to deal with. They can cause a bit of water damage if not found in time, and they can also drive up your water bill if not found for a really long time.

However, what sets some leaks apart from others is where they’re located. A leak underneath your home, for example, is one of the worst kinds you can encounter. It’s called a slab leak, and we’ll cover all aspects of it in today’s post.

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Signs It’s Time for a Drain Cleaning

Monday, August 27th, 2018

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How do you know when it’s time for a drain cleaning? One surefire way is to wait until several drains are clogged and it becomes impossible to not do something about it. Of course, that’s not the ideal way to deal with anything. When you’re in that kind of situation, desperation could drive you to a late night of Googling drain unclogging remedies, some of which can be harmful to your pipes.

Instead, stay diligent and look out for some of the signs you need drain cleaning. We’ll list a few down below.

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3 Common Plumbing Issues (And How to Avoid Them)

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

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Most people are familiar with run-of-the-mill plumbing problems. You can’t think of “plumbing” without also thinking of clogs, leaks, and broken pipes.

If it hasn’t happened yet, you’ll probably deal with one of these issues eventually. Until then, you can still try your best to prevent it from happening.

In this post, we’ll help you avoid some of the most common plumbing issues. We’ll also tell you when it’s time to call a plumber.

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