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5 Things to Never Put Down the Garbage Disposal

In 1927, architect John W. Hammes from Racine, Wisconsin, introduced the garbage disposal to the world. This new invention, which went to market in 1938, gave homeowners the ability to chop up large bits of food waste to easily pass … Continue reading

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How to Fix a Running Toilet

A running toilet may seem like a small annoyance, but it can lead to a bloated bill and lots of wasted water. Fortunately, fixing a running toilet is something you can probably take care of on your own. Here we’ll … Continue reading

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Ideal Plumbing, Heating, Air & Electrical Receives the BBB Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics

Ideal Plumbing, Heating, Air & Electrical is proud to announce that on December 2nd the company received the BBB Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics in the category of 25-99 employees. The BBB Torch Awards are the way San Diego celebrates … Continue reading

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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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How to Unclog a Drain with a Snake

A clogged drain can be a frustrating occurrence, but that doesn’t mean it has to be time-consuming and costly as well. With a little bit of know-how you can unclog a drain yourself, in no time flat. A snake, or drain auger, is … 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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Preventive Plumbing Emergency Tips to Learn Now

Most of us are well aware of the skills we need to learn or items to keep around the house in case of a plumbing emergency. Unfortunately, though, we usually forget to hone those skills until the moment comes in … 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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World Plumbing Day 2012

March 11, every year… everywhere According to the United Nations Water Smart Campaign, “Today, in the 21st century, 884 million people worldwide still rely on unimproved water sources for their drinking, cooking, bathing and other domestic activities, and 2.6 billion … Continue reading

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