Each plumbing system has three major components: pipes and fittings, drainage, and fixtures. Knowing how the plumbing system works in your home helps you find the best and safest plumbing pipe and helps you minimize plumbing emergencies. With proper maintenance and proper installation, you can enjoy years of a stress-free plumbing system. Get better insight […]
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Does ABS Plastic Break Easily?
What type of plumbing should you use in your home? Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene plastic (or ABS) pipes are durable in lower temperatures. But is plastic plumbing safe? What are the advantages and limitations of ABS piping? Find out everything you need to know about ABS with our brief guide. Advantages of ABS Piping ABS piping […]
What Type of Plumbing Do I Have?
Modern plumbing uses a variety of pipe materials. Each have their own use and function. Knowing the types of plumbing best for your home eliminates property damage and expensive plumbing bills. The main five types of pipes include galvanized, copper, PEX, PVC, and ABS piping. Both older and newer homes have this type of plumbing. […]
Can Snaking a Drain Make it Worse?
Clogged drains can cause massive flooding and water damage to your home. Sometimes paper products or hair clog up the pipes, making it impossible for water to flow. When this happens, unclogging the drain is necessary. However, what is the best drain snake option? And does snaking a drain make it much worse? When you […]