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3 Plumbing Jobs to Leave to the Pros

Marcin from ExpressRooter, the official contractor for Mike Holmes, is here to address some of the common questions that many homeowners ask. 3 Plumbing Jobs to Leave to the Pros A question that home owners often ask is, what plumbing jobs should…

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What To Do About Drain Sink Smells

Marcin from ExpressRooter, the official contractor for Mike Holmes, is here to address some of the common questions that many homeowners ask. What To Do About Drain Sink Smells A question that home owners often ask is, why does my sink drain…

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Storm vs. Sanitary Drain Systems

Marcin from ExpressRooter, the official contractor for Mike Holmes, is here to address some of the common questions that many homeowners ask. Storm vs. Sanitary Drain Systems A question that home owners often ask is, what is the difference between the storm…

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How to Clear a Clogged Toilet

Marcin from ExpressRooter, the official contractor for Mike Holmes, is here to address some of the common questions that many homeowners ask. How to Clear a Clogged Toilet A question that home owners often ask is, my toilet is not…

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What is a Drain Snake?

Marcin from ExpressRooter, the official contractor for Mike Holmes, is here to address some of the common questions that many homeowners ask. What is a Drain Snake? A drain snake is equipment that plumbers use to provide maintenance and to clear debris of any…

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5 DIY Plumbing Projects Best Left to the Professionals

29532799_sPlumbing projects can be very simple fixes in some instances. For example, a dripping faucet or a clogged drain pipe are less delicate projects and are ideal for the homeowner to handle on their own. These types of plumbing problems are relatively easy to fix and are within the scope of the abilities of the average homeowner with modest mechanical abilities. However, there are more serious problems that require the skills and expertise of a professional plumber to make proper repairs that will not lead to further complications or damage. Some plumbing projects that require the intervention of a professional include:

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7 Plumbing Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Pipes in Top Shape

9467603_sIn a large number of plumbing cases, the problems that often occur are leaks, clogs or drips. During winter, another problem that needs to be kept in mind is frozen pipes. Keeping your pipes problem-free is one of the most important household duties. By making sure that you always maintain the plumbing in your home at all times, you can save yourself from major plumbing issues and a lot of money as well!

7 Tips for Plumbing Maintenance

With a few simple maintenance tips, you can prevent the plumbing in your home from giving you problems. To avoid huge plumbing bills, you should keep the following tips in mind:

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How Does a Sewer Backflow Valve Work?

sewer backflow valveSewage backups are not only gross and inconvenient, they can cause thousands of dollars in damage in addition to creating health hazards for occupants in your home. All of this can easily be avoided, however, with the addition of a mainline sewer backflow valve to your plumbing system.

What causes sewage backup?
There are a variety of reasons for sewage backup. The main line that runs from your home to the sewer may become clogged due to grease, tree roots, and other blockages. In addition, water used in area homes as well as excess rain water can overwhelm the sewer system, causing water to back up in the lines and into your home.

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