How to Prevent Frozen Pipes This Winter

A frozen pipe leads to a burst pipe and high repair bill.

Homeowners often take for granted that their pipes will remain in good working order all year long. However, there are certain times throughout the calendar year where external factors can cause your pipes to burst and lead to an untold amount of water damage. In these cases, your burst pipes can be traced back to […]

5 Places to Check for Hidden Leaks

Burst P-trap leaking under the sink of a Syracuse, NY, home.

Water leaks can be caused by a variety of factors and must be addressed as soon as possible to avoid serious damage to the home’s foundation and overall structure. One problem homeowners face in dealing with frustrating water leaks is that the leaks are often hidden and go undetected until the damage is done. Whether […]

Why You Need to Flush a Water Heater Annually

A plumber performing water heater maintenance in Rochester, NY.

In several ways, a water heater acts as the heart of your home. Your home needs a water heater that works efficiently to heat the water you use, from taking warm showers, doing the dishes, and running laundry. Water heater maintenance will become more crucial than ever with the colder months quickly approaching in Rochester, […]