Category: Plumbing

When it comes to plumbing, nobody does it better than Plumbing Solutions. We have a wealth of knowledge on a range of topics related to plumbing, and we’ve done our best to provide answers to our customers’ most frequently asked questions through our blog posts. Learn more about home and commercial plumbing here!

6 plumbing scams and how to avoid them

6 Plumbing Scams and How to Avoid Them

Let’s be frank: legitimate plumbing work isn’t cheap. Equipment, training, licensing, and fair wages can add up, which is why even simple plumbing jobs typically cost a few hundred dollars. The problem is that there are plenty of illegitimate plumbers who try to charge the same rates, or even higher. These plumbers may leave you

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why does my faucet sputter when I turn it on?

Why Does My Faucet Sputter When I Turn It On?

Your faucet sputters when you turn it on because there is air trapped in the line. By running the line, you’ve released the trapped air. So, in most cases, you don’t need to do anything about a single incident of sputtering. However, if your faucet keeps sputtering, you may want to look into this issue,

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why is my kitchen sink leaking?

Why is My Kitchen Sink Leaking?

Kitchen sink leaks can be frustrating and are a potential source of damage to your home. If you’ve noticed even a small leak from the kitchen sink it is worth investigating. Much of the water, and therefore the damage, may be hidden from view. Here are a few reasons why your kitchen sink is leaking

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what to do if your tap water tastes like plastic

What to Do If Your Tap Water Tastes like Plastic

When you expect a refreshing taste of cool water, it can be quite jarring to get a plastic taste instead. If your tap water tastes like plastic, fruit, or rubber, it’s wise to get to the bottom of the issue. Most causes of unusual tap water tastes are harmless, but sometimes tasting something unusual is

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backflow testing: what is it and why do I need it?

Backflow Testing: What Is It and Why Do I Need It?

Ever stop to think what would happen if the pressure in your plumbing stopped working? While it’s a very out-of-sight, out-of-mind thing, your plumbing system is a very necessary part of your household, and we always expect that it will work every time. So when something unfortunate happens out of your sight, like a pipe

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