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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 [...]

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 [...]

Modern Drain Cleaning Tools

Proper drain cleaning requires more than the a bottle of the "drain cleaner" that you will find at your local Wal-Mart or grocery store.  As a matter of fact any professional plumber will tell you that the liquid drain cleaners are usually only a temporary fix and may actually damage your drain pipes. Below we will [...]

Is the water from your faucet discolored?

Discolored water can happen for a number of reasons including mineral deposits, improper algae, pipe deterioration, and resin. To find the cause it is best to conduct a water test. Is your water sometimes black or contain black particles? If you have Magnesium in your water it will turn black once it is mixed with [...]

Do You Have a Bad Smell Coming From Your Kitchen Sink?

When you have a bad smell coming from your kitchen sink it can make doing anything in the kitchen or nearby rooms seem unbearable. Dealing with this situation is a top priority in order to get back to being able to enjoy your entire house again. If not dealt with you could end up spending [...]

Have you lost hot water pressure through your entire house?

If you have lost hot water pressure throughout your home it could be due to several causes. If you have galvanized pipes they may have become rusted. Another cause could be mineral buildup especially if you live in an area that has hard water. If it seems to have happened all of a sudden then [...]

How To Fix a Clogged Toilet

A common occurrence in every household is a clogged toilet. In this post we will show you how to properly fix a clogged toilet. How do you know if your toilet is clogged? The easiest way to tell is to look at the water level if it is higher than usual it is likely that you [...]

By |2016-06-09T18:31:38+00:00March 25th, 2014|Drain Clogs, Plumbing Tips, Toilet Clogs, Toilets|2 Comments

Warning: Will Cause Broken Garbage Disposals and Drain Clogs.

A common problem we often run into is clogged drains due to someones kids sticking a toy or other random object down the drain. So in honor of this we have started a thread on our Facebook page entitled What is the weirdest  thing your kids or other family member has ever put down the [...]