Categories for Plumbing in Altoona

What Constitutes a Plumbing Emergency?

July 1, 2016

Many people have experienced issues with their plumbing in Altoona, PA. With it being so common, people should remember that not every problem with their plumbing constitutes an emergency. From busted and frozen pipes to low water pressure and overflowing toilets, there are a number of things that can go wrong. Should you notice something is wrong with your plumbing, your immediate reaction may be to panic and call for help. In a way, this is the right thing to do in many cases, but sometimes what people think is a plumbing emergency is something that can quickly and easily... View Article

Summertime Maintenance Tips to Avoid Problems with Residential Plumbing in Altoona, PA

June 15, 2016

The toasty summer season is just around the corner, which means higher indoor and outdoor water use. But what can a homeowner do to ensure a happy, disaster-free summer as far as plumbing is concerned? Plenty! Here are a few summertime maintenance tips to avoid problems with residential plumbing in Altoona, PA: Inspect sprinkler systems: It’s not just your lawn and garden that’s baking in the heat of the sun all day—your watering system is also at the mercy of hot weather. Above-ground sprinkler systems and drip-line pipes may begin to crack due to age or dry air, while sprinkler... View Article

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