Plumbing

8 Tips for Finding the Right Plumber

Whether looking at a minor plumbing inconvenience or a major plumbing issue, you will likely need a plumber’s help to correct the problem. Choosing the wrong plumber can be a disaster for your plumbing system and your back pocket. However, if you follow a few guidelines when trying to find a plumber, chances are good that you can locate someone with the skills you need at an affordable price. How You Can Find a Plumber You Can Trust If you need to know how to find a good plumber in your area, you’ll first want to know a little about …

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What to Do When Your Water is Discolored

If you have ever turned on a faucet to find that your hot water is discolored or encountered discolored toilet water, you may have felt more than a bit disconcerted by it. However, discolored water is far more common in many households than you might think. The first thing you need to do is determine what has caused the discolored water. Once you’ve figured this out, you’ll know how to correct the problem. Let’s look at some of the common causes of discolored water. Water Main Issues If you awake to find that your faucets have gone from running clear …

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Does Your Shower Drain Smell? Here Is What to Do

There can be many reasons for smelly drains. It could be bacteria or a clog. It might even be a sewer gas leak. If you’re experiencing a stinky shower drain, finding the root of the problem is the first step toward figuring out how to stop drains from smelling. Though your shower may be the area affected, many factors can affect multiple drains in your home, including those in the shower or showers present. The causes of shower drain smells we’ve listed below may help you quickly determine where your problem lies and put you on the path to clearing …

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Plumbing Inspection: How Often Do You Need to Have One?

Before we talk about how often you need to have your plumbing inspected by a professional, let’s talk a bit about why it’s a good idea. AHWA can take care of all of your plumbing needs, but routine inspection will pay for itself by preventing costly repairs down the road. Let’s discuss it a bit further. Why Should You Have a Plumbing Inspection Done? There are a variety of situations that might dictate a need to have your plumbing inspected. If you live in a home that you have built and are familiar with the plumbing, you might expect the …

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Types of Plumbing Noises: Causes and Solutions

If you’re having issues with your plumbing making different types of noises, such as hisses, thumps, clangs, or thuds, it’s important to consider that you might have some functional issues taking place. If you can’t decipher what the noises might indicate, don’t worry: the professionals at AHWA can help! We understand that noisy plumbing can indicate everything from minor issues to signs of major problems. When in doubt, give us a call to come take a look and make sure everything’s working okay. In the meantime, here’s a quick overview of the types of plumbing noises you might encounter and …

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