March 7, 2017
Have you had to mop up water at the base of the toilet? Are you using a bath towel wrapped around the bottom of the toilet? Do you hear your toilet running in between flushes?...Read more
February 28, 2017
Have you just found water under the vanity and now finding the bathroom sink plumbing leak has become your priority?
As it should be, realizing how damaging any pipe leak can be to the home. Repairs are costly and if leaks are ignored, cabinets, floors, walls and any ceiling below a bathroom can suffer the consequences...Read More
February 18, 2017
Can you find a bathroom plumbing leak that could be costing you over 10,000 gallons of water a year?
Even resolving the slow, silent leak found at a bathroom plumbing supply line, toilet flapper valve, or shower faucet, bathtub spout or showerhead can save a homeowner approximately ten percent on their yearly water bill...Read more
February 6, 2017
Is the caulking around the bathtub becoming brittle and causing water to leak in between the fixture and the wall?
Mold and mildew will begin to form around the wet area and that is never a good thing. By the time you find the black stains on the wall or floor around the bathtub/shower area, much damage could have already occurred...Read more
Now that the sunshine has been peeking out a bit and reminding us of all of those warm weather activities that we like to do, it is a good time to start the preparation!
Pre-spring cleaning can be a huge help in saving time and having plenty of leeway for getting all of the tasks on your...Read more
If there’s one thing you need to have working properly in your home – it’s the toilet. Every person in your home uses the toilet, and if it is not working correctly you will definitely hear about it.
An overflowing toilet is probably one of the most stressful situations that can happen...Read more
Indoor plumbing has been around for Centuries. And, with today’s technology the advances are like something out of a Sci-Fi movie. But, one thing has stayed the same – the best way to avoid a plumbing failure is proper maintenance.
Your plumbing system is fairly simplistic in what it...Read more
Most of us take for granted that we are safe inside of our homes. We have locks on our doors and windows, smoke alarms in all of the bedrooms, and we use precautions to avoid accidental burns or cuts when preparing food in the kitchen.
But, many people never think about all of...Read more
This time of year always speeds by so fast. One day it is Thanksgiving and the next day it is the end of the year. With all of the visits with friends and family, chaos of shopping for and feeding loved ones, and filling the days off from school and work coming to an end, the end of the year is...Read more
For most people, the holiday season means hosting various dinner parties and having out of town guests staying overnight. The fun part of this time of year is spending quality time with loved ones and making memories to last.
Often this means that the plumbing appliances and fixtures of...Read more
If you are one of the millions of Americans who gets out and does holiday shopping during this time of year, you probably have a whole bunch of people on your list. Someone who has everything … someone who wants everything.
It is estimated that Americans spend an average of around $450...Read more
This time of year many people are buzzing around the house getting ready for having people over for various meals and visits. Long-term houseguests are a norm for these months, and it is only natural to want your home to be in top shape.
This is also a perfect time of year to make sure...Read more
By far the most common, homeowner plumbing issue about garbage disposals, according to Mr. Rooter, your local Bergen County plumber, is the garbage...Read more
When water backs up onto a basement floor, there is a clog in either the floor drain line, drain trap, or the sewer service line. Clogs in the drain line or trap may be cleared with a hand auger or a blow bag. To clear a sewer service line, please contact your Bergen Countys most referred...Read more
The last few leaves are falling from the trees, which means it is time for clean up! Raking the leaves from your front and back yard is only part of the outside maintenance that needs to be done before the cold winter weather starts to settle in.
Outside the entire perimeter of your...Read more
With Fall in the air and Halloween fast approaching this is the perfect time to be outdoors raking leaves, setting out the jack o’ lanterns, and hanging the fake spider webs on the shrubs. Many people use Fall as the time of year to get the outside of their...Read more
Hosting dinner parties in our homes with friends and family is the perfect time to re-connect with loved ones. Along with this eating and reuniting comes more work for the kitchen and all of the appliances housed there. Thekitchen plumbing is also no slouch during these heavy times of...Read more