According to dictionary.com, the definition of the word “proverb” is: a short popular saying, usually of unknown and ancient origin, that expresses effectively some commonplace truth or useful thought. Here are 23 proverbs for the plumbing business. We generally get what we pay for. Pay your people for their time and you will get hours. Pay […]
Applewood Plumbing Heating & Electric has more than 70 trucks and technicians servicing customers on World Plumbing Day, March 11th. If you’ve ever hopped in the shower to have cold water hit you in the face or went to clean up after a dinner and found the sink clogged, you already know the value an […]
Clogged drains are a common plumbing problem in most households and in many cases can be solved without the need of a technician. Learning to clear a clog with a plunger is quite easy. Plus, plungers are both inexpensive and easy to use. There are numerous types of plungers; each designed to be used on different types […]
Before the real deep freeze of winter sets in, here are tips for preventing frozen pipes and dealing with pipes that do freeze. How to prevent frozen water pipes: Pipes that have frozen in the past are obvious candidates for special attention. So are outside hose connections, indoor pipes close to an outside wall, pipes […]
Sometimes your home is literally telling you that there is something wrong… all you have to do is listen to it. Here are tips for plumbing leak detection. Call a professional if you hear or see any of the following since larger issues could be lurking.
Wet wipes and similar product are often advertised as flushable, but are being blamed now for creating clogs and backups in sewer systems around the U.S. Here is some information about “flushable” wipes.
The holidays are here and that means colder weather, family time and lots of delicious food. Preparing for those holiday meals can really put your garbage disposal to the test. Garbage disposals may seem like the ultimate convenience until it stops working. This season you probably don’t want to include a plumber on your holiday […]
Sometimes your home is literally telling you that there is something wrong… all you have to do is listen to it. Here are tips for plumbing leak detection and possible air conditioning, heating, and electrical issues. Call a professional if you hear or see any of the following since larger issues could be lurking. Plumbing […]
It’s time to call a professional if your home has any of the following symptoms… Plumbing Drains “Chug” like sound of an emptying soda bottle Toilets don’t flush properly Slight, persistent running water sound in toilet Tapping, banging noise from pipes Low water pressure Constant/repeated slow draining Leakage or occasional mild flooding Heating/Air Conditioning Excessive […]