5 Ways to Cut Down on Your Water Bill This Spring
Whether you are looking to conserve water to help the environment, or simply to save money, there are a number of ways you can go about slashing that potentially hefty monthly water bill. Everyone knows the classic water conservation and energy efficiency methods, such as taking shorter showers, not letting the faucet run while you […]
4 Spring Plumbing Maintenance Tips
While spring cleaning is always all the rage as the cold weather slowly turns to the warm spring, there are often underappreciated yet equally important parts of our homes we forget to look after. If you’ve already vacuumed your carpets, reorganized your kitchen, and gotten rid of any excess accumulated over the last year, but […]
Is It Time to Replace Your Sewer Line?
If it is time to replace your sewer line, but you would like to avoid having your property disrupted and uprooted by major repairs, or you aren’t sure about the extent of the repairs your sewer line requires, here are some tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your sewer line. […]
Don’t Have a Bathroom Exhaust Fan? Here’s Why You Need One
Have you ever taken a really hot and steamy shower in the morning and when you got out, you noticed that the walls were covered in moisture? If you don’t have a bathroom exhaust fan then that moisture could be causing serious problems. From mildew growth to paint problems, it is important to ensure that […]
The Most Common Kitchen Remodeling Plumbing Mistakes
Kitchen remodeling projects are stressful, and things can get even more stressful when plumbing mistakes are made. But to make things easier, Abbott’s Plumbing decided to make this helpful guide to show homeowners the most common kitchen remodeling plumbing mistakes. So, let’s jump right in so you can know what to do and what not […]
Deciding on the Best Plumbing Material
It’s true that the amount of choices available today make finding common plumbing pipes confusing. It’s also true that there are a ton of different websites and blogs that have different opinions on the best plumbing material to use. One plumber may say he only uses plastic PEX pipes, while others recommend copper. So, let’s […]
Is It Time to Replace Your Plumbing?
We’ve talked about the warning signs that it’s time to replace your sump pump and your toilet and now it’s time to tackle a topic that strikes fear in the hearts of many homeowners: whether it’s time to replace your plumbing. Like all aspects of your home, your plumbing will eventually reach the end of […]
Is It Time to Replace Your Sump Pump?
This winter in Maryland has seen a whole lot of precipitation, which means your sump pump has likely been working overtime to keep your basement dry. Sump pumps are easy to forget about since they’re out of sight, but once it fails it can lead to a serious disaster. In today’s blog, learn more about […]
How to Fix a Noisy Faucet
A faucet isn’t something you really think about until it starts to get noisy, then it can quickly drive you crazy! A noisy faucet isn’t a problem that anyone wants to deal with, but it’s a common issue that can come up for many different reasons. Luckily, many of the most common causes of a […]
Is It Time to Replace Your Toilet?
If you have recurring toilet problems that just don’t seem to be going away, it might be a sign that it’s time to replace your toilet. But how can you tell whether your recurring clogs are just an issue with your piping or a problem with the toilet itself? It can be hard to know […]