Copper VS Pex

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I was contacted today, via the contact form on this site, by someone who asked my opinion on copper vs Pex piping.

Seeing as I have not posted any articles on this site in quite some time, I thought I would take a moment and post . . . → Read More:

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How to Fix a Slab Leak

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A slab leak can be one of the more frightening experiences a homeowner has to deal with when it comes to emergency plumbing problems.  Actually, that is a bit of a misstatement, because they aren’t usually an emergency at all, although they are often thought of as one.

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Diagnosing an Upstairs Plumbing Leak

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Diagnosing an upstairs plumbing leak can actually be a lot trickier than a lot of people may think.  In fact, when I worked for Allstar Plumbing, one of the questions we asked every potential employee during the interview process was how to properly perform this diagnosis.  Even when making the scenario fairly . . . → Read More:

Plumbing 101a | Flow vs Pressure

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As a service plumber, one of the most common plumbing problems that I have been asked to diagnose is low “water pressure”.  The reason that I put “water pressure” in quotes is because what a customer thinks is low water pressure is quite often actually low flow.  There is a difference, and . . . → Read More:

Plumbing 101|Residential Drain Plumbing

Plumbing Drain-lines (Remodle)

 

Quite often a home owner’s first experience with a plumbing problem is when a drain in their home backs up.  Knowing how your drainage system works and the most common causes of back-up problems with different drain lines can really help you when it comes time to get your . . . → Read More: