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Three DIY Plumbing Mistakes To Avoid

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Attempting your own plumbing repairs can be an excellent way to save money when things go right, but when they go wrong the attempted repair can cost you much more in the long run. Being aware of the following mistakes can help you avoid a DIY disaster. #1: Mixing materials When it comes to plumbing pipes you will run into two majorly different materials – plastic and metal. Plastic pipes are typically made of PVC or PEX.…

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Clearing A Toilet Clog: It Is Not As Difficult As You Think

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Toilet clogs are fairly common. They happen because someone’s bowel movements are too large to pass through the U-shaped trap, or because someone has used too much toilet paper. You can clear a toilet clog on your own, if you are so inclined. (Some people are, because they want to avoid the embarrassment of calling a plumber.) Here is what you can attempt prior to calling professional plumbing services. Plunger…

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The Four Most Common Reasons For Problems With The Water Pressure In Your Home

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Having decent water pressure throughout your home is important for washing dishes, doing laundry, taking a shower, and even washing your hands. If the water pressure is too low, it makes these things a bit more difficult because there is not enough pressure to clean thoroughly. Here are the four most common reasons you could be having a problem with the water pressure:  There’s a Leak: First off, it might be because there is a leak in the pipes.…

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