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7 Tips to Prepare Your Plumbing for Colder Weather

The harshness of winter often comes without warning and doesn’t just wreak havoc on the roads. It can cause some major headaches at home, too, especially when it comes to plumbing systems. Avoid dealing with plumbing difficulties this winter by … Continue reading

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What To Do If Your Bathroom Floods

We all fear the day our bathroom floods. If a toilet runs over or a pipe breaks, it can quickly turn into nightmare. Just as it’s important to understand how to change a tire, knowing what to do during a … Continue reading

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6 Signs of a Hidden Plumbing Leak

Surprisingly enough, a plumbing leak is not always readily apparent. Many plumbing leaks occur behind walls, underneath floorboards, in ceilings, or under cabinets. Here we’ll take a look at some of the signs that can reveal hidden plumbing leaks. Keeping … Continue reading

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6 Signs of a Good Plumber

Most homeowners opt to seek professional assistance with their plumbing, but without having intimate knowledge of plumbing yourself, how do you know the good plumbers from the bad? Plumbers are responsible for some of the most important functions of the … Continue reading

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Water Conservation Tips for Your Home

As you know, water shortages are a serious problem in California. The recent drought has caused concern all over the state, and locally here in San Diego. To add to that, in the City of San Diego water and sewer … Continue reading

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Feb 2011: Water Alarms

By: Don & Melissa Teemsma We suggest a water alarm for the following locations: Water heater Under the kitchen sink, especially if you have a water filter Air conditioning evaporator coil Dishwasher Bathroom sink Any plumbing location with wood floors … Continue reading

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