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  • Why dishwasher isn't getting water

    Here's Why the Dishwasher Isn't Getting Water

    Is your dishwasher failing to do its valuable job? When you open the door to find your plates and cutlery are still dirty, you ...

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  • Plumbing tips for new homeowners

    8 Valuable Plumbing Tips for New Homeowners

    You finally moved into a new home. Congratulations! But before you get all jumpy and excited, remember that you still have a lot ...

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  • Is Your Garbage Disposal Leaking?

    Is Your Garbage Disposal Leaking? Here's Why

    Is your garbage disposal leaking, but you can't spot the culprit? Well, checking a garbage disposal is a bit complex because the ...

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  • Why your toilet keeps running

    Why Your Toilet Keeps Running (and How to Fix It)

    According to the Environmental Protection Agency, American toilets use up to 26.7% of the total water consumed in an average home. ...

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  • High Water Bill

    High Water Bill? Here's How to Lower It

    If you’re not paying close attention, a high water bill can really sneak up on you. Long showers, frequent dishwasher cycles, and ...

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  • Plumbing Repair Cost Guide

    The Plumbing Repair Cost Guide: What You Need to Know

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported the median pay for plumbers and pipefitters was $26.52 per hour in 2019. Regardless of the ...

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  • Water dripping from faucet

    5 Possible Reasons You Have Water Dripping From a Faucet

    An average American family spends $1,000 on water bill every year. How much do you spend on the water in your home? Would you like ...

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  • Busted Pipe in Your Home

    7 Telltale Signs You Have a Busted Pipe in Your Home

    Did you know that you can waste 250 gallons of water per day through a tiny 1/8 inch crack in a pipe? That's far from a small ...

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  • Water Leak inside a wall

    Don't Drown: Here's How to Find a Water Leak Inside a Wall

    Are you locked in a race against the clock, scrambling to find a water leak before it causes irreparable damage to your home? Or ...

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  • Tips to fix a frozen pipe

    9 Simple Tips to Fix a Frozen Pipe

    Winter is approaching and so do the problems that come from the extreme temperature drop. Aside from snow piling up your front ...

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  • How to Deal With Frozen Pipes

    How to Deal With Frozen Pipes: A Guide for Homeowners

    Freezing weather and cold pipes can lead to a major at-home disaster. If it’s below freezing and suddenly you don’t have any water ...

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  • Hiring an Austin Plumbing Service

    5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Hiring an Austin Plumbing Service

    Are you having some difficulties with your home's plumbing and wondering if you need help? Do you find yourself going back and ...

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  • What to Do If Your Garbage Disposal Stopped Working

    This Is What You Need to Do If Your Garbage Disposal Stopped Working

    You are going about your kitchen duties and preparing your food for that big party in the evening. Then suddenly, your garbage ...

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  • What to Do About Those Old Pipes in Your House

    What to Do About Those Old Pipes in Your House

    Older homes charm the socks off of many homebuyers. The architecture both inside and out brings back memories of the good old ...

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  • What to Do About Leaky Toilet

    What to Do About That Leaky Toilet

    Is the floor around your toilet spongy or warped? Perhaps there's a small puddle of water at the base of your toilet. Either way, ...

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  • Ways to Conserve Water at Home

    6 Ways to Conserve Water at Home (And Save Money!)

    It's that time of the month again. The water bill is here and you are tired of seeing the amount never decrease, despite your best ...

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  • Tips for Tankless Water Heater Cleaning

    9 Helpful Tips for Tankless Water Heater Cleaning and Maintanence

    Hot water on-demand! It's one of the benefits of installing a tankless water heater . The potential for up to 50% in energy ...

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  • how to install a toilet without making a mess

    How to Install a Toilet (Without Making a Big Ol' Stinking Mess)

    Installing a toilet is one of those things that most people can do for themselves, but hire a professional instead. Knowing how to ...

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  • complete water heater maintenance checklist and guide

    The Complete Water Heater Maintenance Checklist and Guide

    As beautiful as the City of the Violet Crown is, it's the most expensive city in the Lone Star State. Case in point: Installing a ...

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  • how to hire the right commercial plumbing contractors

    How to Hire the Right Commercial Plumbing Contractors in Austin, TX

    Do you have a leaky or broken pipe or clogged drain on your hands? Perhaps you're dealing with a big project where you need all ...

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  • signs you cannot delay professional drain repair

    Too Clogged to Function: 9 Signs You Can't Delay Professional Drain Repair In Austin, TX

    Did you know that insurance companies pay around $10 billion each year to repair damages produced by water leaks? Such plumbing ...

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  • Is your main sewer line blocked

    Is Your Main Sewer Line Blocked?

    When a pipe clogs in your home, it’s never at a convenient time. Often, these clogs can be fixed without contacting an emergency ...

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  • understanding the benefits of a drain pipe inspection

    Understanding the Benefits of a Drain Pipe Camera Inspection

    Is your kitchen the heart of your home? It’s the place where you bake cookies, share meals, and have great conversations. Heart of ...

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  • DIY plumbing basics every homeowner should learn

    5 DIY Plumbing Basics Every Homeowner Should Learn

    Being a homeowner is a major responsibility. After all, owning a home is more than simply paying your mortgage and chilling beside ...

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  • Confused woman covered in soap in a waterless shower

    What to Do When There's No Hot Water

    A cup of coffee can wake you up, but so can an ice-cold shower. If you didn't intend on being jolted awake, then you need to ...

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  • Two Wrenches attached to pipe

    7 Common DIY Plumbing Mistakes You Need to Avoid

    Did you know that a faucet with a leak rate of one drip per second wastes over 2,000 gallons of water each year? But how much ...

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