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When installing a sink, faucet or toilet – Hire a professional plumber

When it comes to installing a sink, toilet or faucet a lot can go wrong if you try and do it yourself. Usually if you are installing a new plumbing fixture it is an upgrade and the last thing you want to do is damage your new purchase. If you need a new plumbing fixture [...]

How to make your hot water heater more efficient

In this post we will cover way to save on your energy bill and conserve more hot water from your hot water heater. Improving how your hot water is distributed will go a long way to accomplish this goal. Here is a list of things to do to improve on the efficiency of your hot [...]

Greenville Plumber Answers Common Plumbing Questions

You have plumbing questions... we have answers. Below we will list some of the most common plumbing questions we receive. Plumbing Questions One of the plumbing questions we get the most is: Plumbing Questions #1: How do get my garbage garbage disposal un-jammed? Plumbing questions - answer #1: One thing you can try is to use an Allen [...]

Most Common Plumbing Problems

What are the most common plumbing problems in Greenville, SC and the surrounding upstate?  Actually outside of frozen pipes in colder areas of the country the below plumbing problems are the most common across the United States. 5 Most Common Plumbing Problems Plumbing Problems: Running Toilet Does your toilet run non-stop? The solution could be [...]

Cool kitchen and bathroom gadgets for your home

Kitchen and Bathroom Gadgets When it comes to adding cool kitchen or bathroom gadgets to your Greenville area home most homeowners don't look much further then large jetted garden tubs or water filtration systems. Below we will list a few other kitchen and bathroom gadgets that you could add to your bathroom or kitchen. These [...]

What to do about an underground water leak.

If your water bill starts to rise and you cannot figure out exactly why, it could mean you have an underground water leak. Underground water leaks can sometimes be detected by looking for pools of water in your yard.  If you do not find any out of the ordinary pools of water in your yard [...]

Where is my water shut off valve? – Greenville Plumber Answers

Do you know where your water shut off valve is? Water Shut Off Valve One of the worst things that can happen is to suddenly have a plumbing emergency and not know how to stop the water flow. We hope you never find yourself in the situation asking - Where is my water shut off [...]

How to take care of your plumbing pipes

To ensure your plumbing pipes stay free and clear of clogs and in top working condition follow these helpful tips Properly Insulate Pipes: For pipes that can be exposed to freezing temperatures make sure they are properly insulated with inexpensive foam pipe insulation. This type of  insulation should work fine for South Carolina's moderate winters. If [...]

Are solar water heaters worth the cost?

Will buying a solar water heater save you money on your power bills? The answer of course is yes. However what you need to consider is how long it will take for you to recoup the investment in buying a solar water heating unit. This varies based on the area of the country you live in, [...]