Dishwasher Not Draining? This Should Help

By |2021-09-06T13:26:30+00:00September 6th, 2021|Plumbing|

How can an appliance that is supposed to be so convenient be so frustrating? That’s probably what our clients in Manhattan are thinking when they call us because their dishwasher isn’t draining. If you’ve already taken the step of running your dishwasher a second time, just in case it got cut off during the drain

How To Turn Off Your Water Heater

By |2021-07-02T07:06:53+00:00June 7th, 2021|Plumbing|

It might not seem like something as basic as turning off a water heater would be difficult. Many homeowners find themselves scratching their heads when trying to figure out what valves to turn! And because it varies based on whether your system is gas or electric, it can take a few extra steps to make

The Pros & Cons of a Tankless Water Heater

By |2021-07-02T07:11:28+00:00May 5th, 2021|Plumbing|

Tankless water heaters can be an excellent option to provide ample hot water for your household while creating a more energy-efficient home. Here are the pros and cons of a tankless water heater to help you decide it is the right solution for you. Pros of a Tankless Water Heater Instant hot water: Once the

Why Is My Toilet Running All The Time?

By |2021-03-11T13:25:53+00:00January 6th, 2021|Plumbing|

Nothing is worse than having someone use the toilet and within minutes of them flushing it’s clear that annoying running sound isn’t going to stop. This is a constant source of frustration as it’s a sound that’s hard to ignore. That means someone has to get up and “jiggle the handle” to hopefully get the

How to Prevent Burst Pipes

By |2021-07-02T07:08:36+00:00December 8th, 2020|Plumbing|

Know the fastest way to go from “peaceful snowy winter morning” to “what in the bleepity bleep bleep is happening”? Discover a burst pipe. You have to: Find the pipe. Try to remember where the heck the water shut-off valve is. Clean up the mess. Figure out how to fix the problem. Explain to your

Can You Really Unclog A Drain with Cola?

By |2021-07-02T07:07:31+00:00November 9th, 2020|Plumbing|

Clogged drains can get the best of all of us. Mystery odors, backed-up sinks, and non-functioning disposals are definitely near the top of the Worst Things about Homeownership list. Whether it’s a sink or a toilet, we’re always looking for a quick and inexpensive DIY fix. Today, our DIY might involve one of our favorite

10 Awesome Plumbing Hacks

By |2021-03-11T13:27:55+00:00October 7th, 2020|Plumbing|

Calling the pros for every plumbing issue in your home is time-consuming and costly. Now, don’t get us wrong: We love helping our Manhattan plumbing customers with problems big and small! But if you’re feeling empowered to DIY your simple plumbing issues, we’re here to help you do that, too. From regular maintenance to clogs

4 Main Causes of Sewer Damage

By |2020-12-30T18:02:54+00:00September 7th, 2020|Plumbing|

There’s no delicate way to talk about sewage. Sewage problems are just… gross. Ever smelled backed-up sewer pipes? Ugh. Worse yet: Ever had sewer water actually back up into your shower or spill out onto the floor? Barf.  Without a proper waste disposal system, you can experience a whole host of issues: spreading diseases, mold

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