Why is my Sump Pump Not Working?
So you’ve found yourself with a dreaded sump pump problem. Whether it’s a flooded basement, or a small leak, it’s still nothing that you want to have to deal with. Sump pumps are made to have a lifespan of about 10 to 15 years, but it’s possible that issues may arise before that time. So […]
What to Do When There’s No Hot Water in Your Baltimore Home
Not having hot water is an inconvenience at any time of the year, but especially in the winter when you’re looking forward to that hot shower on a cold morning. So what can you do when there’s no hot water in your home in Baltimore? Try a few of the following tips! There’s No Hot […]
How to Prepare Your Plumbing for Winter in Baltimore
If this winter is anything like last winter was, it’s going to be a long and cold one. And with the first snowfall of the season last night (and thankfully, no precipitation), winter is knocking on our door in Baltimore. Prepare Plumbing for Winter Now! There are plenty of home maintenance tasks you should attend […]
What to Do When You Have Low Water Pressure in Baltimore
There’s nothing worse than turning on your shower to find that the water pressure is low. But does this mean that that water pressure is low throughout your house, or just in the shower? Read our blog to learn what to do when you have low water pressure in Baltimore. If your water pressure is […]
Why is my Water Discolored?
Discolored water is definitely not what you want to see when you turn on the water to brush your teeth or take a shower in the morning. Even if your water isn’t discolored, you might notice that over time your tub, toilet, or sink starts to take on an unnatural color, which likely has something […]
What is Water Hammer and How Can I Fix It?
Do you have water hammer? No, it’s not a plumbing superhero. Water hammer is actually a problem with your pipes that causes them to make a loud rumbling noise when you turn off the water. This week, we’ll talk about water hammer, and how to fix it so your pipes don’t make that loud sound […]
Tankless vs. Conventional Water Heaters: The Pros and Cons
Has your old water heater just about reached the end of its life? If you’re considering getting a new water heater, you might be wondering whether you should go with a conventional water heater or a tankless water heater. There are pros and cons to both types of water heaters. Read our blog to learn […]
Is it Time to Call a Professional Plumber in Baltimore?
There are plumbing problems you can solve yourself, like unclogging the drain in the shower or cleaning the garbage disposal. And then there are those that require a professional’s touch. So when is it time to call a professional plumber in Baltimore? Read on to find out! It’s time to call a professional plumber in […]
Where Can I Shut Off the Water in My House?
If you find yourself needing to shut off the water to stop a leak or to fix a plumbing problem in your house, it’s important to know where you can shut off the water. There should be 2 or 3 places in your house where you can shut off the water and get to work […]
Common Toilet Problems and How to Fix Them
Toilet problems are the worst. When you have a million other things on your to-do list, the last thing you need is an issue with your plumbing. Whether this is the first time you’ve had a problem, or the fifth time (lucky you), don’t worry. We have a list of potential toilet problems and solutions […]