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The Potential Problems of a Dirty Drain

In our lifelong mission to maintain a clean and healthy home, we strive to keep our surfaces free from dust, sweep up dirty floors, and regularly wash linens — yet, many people forget about the less superficial tasks, lurking beneath … Continue reading

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What to Do After a Plumbing Leak

You arrive home one day to discover that water has permeated almost everything you own, seeping into the walls, draining underneath your carpet, and destroying some of your treasured belongings. It’s a homeowner’s nightmare, and without quick action, plumbing leaks … Continue reading

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Beat the Drought with These Plumbing Updates

Cutting back on your water consumption is not only beneficial for the environment, but also for your finances. Chances are you could be saving a significant sum on future water bills by investing in greener, more efficient plumbing fixtures. If … Continue reading

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Questions To Ask Your Plumber

When it comes time to think about hiring a plumber, there’s a ton of things to consider: plumbing cost, what sort of work needs to be done, if you’ll need a small or extensive installation, and more. Although it may … Continue reading

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San Diego Plumbing Problems

The unfortunate truth is that all homeowners will encounter a problem with their plumbing at one time or another – but when you’re living in an intense Mediterranean climate, the repercussions of that problem can grow larger than you imagined. … Continue reading

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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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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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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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