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Popular Bathroom Plumbing Repairs

Bathroom plumbing is used often. It requires maintenance, but it also gives you clues when repairs are needed. Low water pressure, knocking sounds when the water is running, slow drainage, continuous ...
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How to Keep Your Pipes from Freezing

You can’t stop the cold weather, but you can prevent pipes from freezing. First, identify where frozen pipes are most likely to occur. Exposed pipes, where there’s no heat, are vulnerable, ...
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Top Qualities of a Good Septic Company

If your home or business uses a septic system, chances are you will eventually need a professional to address any problems. A-1 Sewer & Septic Service professionals provide tank pumping, upkeep, ...
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Popular Kitchen Plumbing Repairs

The kitchen is one of the most-used spaces in the home, and it contains various plumbing and fixtures. In fact, the majority of the home’s water usage and drainage is from the kitchen. As such, ...
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Pipe Relining Prevents Landscape Destruction, Saves Homeowners Money & More

There are few things homeowners dread hearing from their plumbing contractor more than that their pipes need replacement. It’s an expensive and time-consuming process, but the ...
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Plumbing to Consider Before Remodeling Your Bathroom

Before you start tearing out the tub, shower, sink, and countertops, you need to decide what sort of finished design you want with your newly remodeled bathroom. One of the most important aspects of ...
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Causes of Septic Tank Odors

Septic tank odors should never be ignored. The problem isn’t just the stench, but also a health issue. There are loads of bacteria and viruses in home wastewater, plus nitrogen and phosphorous ...
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Six Signs Your Garbage Disposal Needs Repair

Garbage disposals make life easier for millions of Americans, providing an easy way to get rid of food waste after meals. Although around 47 percent of us have garbage disposals, most of us never give ...
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How to Save on Your Utilities and Water Bills

Whether you have city water or get your water from a well, there are costs for your water. With city water, you typically get a monthly bill that includes your water usage along with sewer fees. For ...
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Septic Tank 101: Everything You Ever Wanted to Ask

Septic tanks are a mystery to most people, as few of us think about where our wastewater goes once it's down the drain. For homeowners considering a septic system, or who currently have a septic ...
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Six Important Dates in the History of Plumbing

Believe it or not, plumbing has played a major role in developing human civilization, facilitating the transport of safe drinking water and disposal of waste that makes large human settlements ...
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Three Reasons Why Your Home Needs a Sump Pump

Even the best-built basements can have moisture issues. Properly installed sump pumps are a must for many basement owners, as they can protect basements and crawlspaces from water damage associated ...
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Seven Plumbing Emergencies That Happen to Everyone

The plumbing in your home is designed to last decades, but repair and maintenance issues will occur from time to time. Plumbing emergencies can cause considerable inconvenience and can damage your ...
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Regular Sewer Drain Cleanings Prevent Big Repair Bills

Few things can ruin your day quite like the way a clogged sewer drain can. Clogged sewer drains are inconvenient and can potentially cause lots of clean-up work, embarrassment, and expensive damage to ...
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Three Bacteria Your Sink May Be Hosting

Your shiny new kitchen sink may provide luxury living quarters for a variety of microorganisms harmful to human health. High moisture levels common to areas around kitchen sinks create optimal ...
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Installing a New Faucet Is Not a DIY Project

Do it yourself (DIY) is the latest craze when it comes to home repairs. How many of us have watched a decorating or home repair project on television and thought, "Sure, I can do that!" only ...
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Know the Signs of a Gas Leak to Stay Safe

There's a very good reason why gas leaks makes the news. Natural gas is highly combustible and can quickly turn into a fire or an explosion. But what exactly is a gas leak? A gas leak is a leak of ...
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To Tank or Not to Tank - Choosing the Right Water Heater

The water heater in your home may be one of the most important things you never pay attention to until it stops working. Then your mind is flooded with a million questions like: Can it be repaired or ...
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Six Things to Never, Ever Flush Down the Toilet

We have all seen the commercials of the small child dropping the car keys, cell phone, or toy into the toilet, hitting the lever, and—whoosh—flushing it, down they go. While the commercial ...
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Got Kids? Plumbing Advice for Parents!

Some people have a good grasp of plumbing, especially when they grew up with a father or a grandfather who was pretty handy around the house. If you were the kid who wore your Dad's tool belt as ...
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What is Trenchless Sewer Line Replacement?

If you live in an older home, the lifespan of your home's plumbing system may be in the back of your mind, or even at the top of your mind. If your sewer is 40-years-old or older, it may be a ...
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Plumbing Advice for Landlords in Kansas City

In many situations, renters and homeowners have different mentalities when it comes to home maintenance. When something breaks down or stops working, usually the first thing a renter does is put in a ...
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Locating Sewer Lines Outside Your Home

Just like a roof, the paint outside of a house, carpeting, and many other aspects of a home, plumbing must be maintained and it will eventually need to be replaced; it doesn't last forever. As a ...
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Having an Energy-Efficient Home in Kansas City

Are you designing a new home? Or, are you remodeling an existing one? Then again, perhaps you're simply looking to upgrade a few appliances in your home. In all of these situations, you have an ...
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Water Heater Repairs in Kansas City

Like all household appliances, water heaters don't last forever. As long as you're home, you're going to be running your hot water heater daily. After all, you NEED hot water to properly ...
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