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How to Diagnose Well Pump Problems

How to Diagnose Well Pump Problems

It’s 6:08 am, and you’ve hit “snooze” one too many times. With a deep sigh, you stumble to the bathroom,…
Why the Thaw Might Not End Your Plumbing Problems

Why the Thaw Might Not End Your Plumbing Problems

The days are getting longer, and the temperatures are slowly warming—and although winter isn’t officially over for a few weeks,…
10 Expert Ways to Take Care of Pipes and Drains

10 Expert Ways to Take Care of Pipes and Drains

Of all our modern conveniences, indoor plumbing might be the one we most take for granted. Although we use our…
How to Avoid Frozen Pipes This Winter

How to Avoid Frozen Pipes This Winter

Ten thousand dollars. That’s the average insurance claim related to “water damage and freezing,” according to the Insurance Information Institute. Each…
How to Reset an Electric Water Heater in Two Easy Steps

How to Reset an Electric Water Heater in Two Easy Steps

Picture this. It’s a subzero Monday morning. You’ve hit the snooze button six times—and if it weren’t for your spouse…
The Worst Things to Put Down Your Drain (based on actual experience)

The Worst Things to Put Down Your Drain (based on actual experience)

OK, friends of Mr. Expert Plumbing, today’s post on the worst things to put down your drain is admittedly a…
Why Water Isn’t Always Good For You

Why Water Isn’t Always Good For You

Most of us were taught that we should drink at least eight, eight-ounce glasses of water every day. That’s basically…
Worst Plumbing Mistakes DIYers Make

Worst Plumbing Mistakes DIYers Make

How to Avoid Costly (and Dangerous) Consequences of Playing Plumber With the dawn of YouTube and Pinterest, most of us…
Why Are Plumbers So Expensive? (The Answer May Surprise You)

Why Are Plumbers So Expensive? (The Answer May Surprise You)

As a Salt Lake City homeowner, you want a plumber who’s an expert—someone whom you can trust to get the…
Thinking About a Tankless Water Heater? Read this First.

Thinking About a Tankless Water Heater? Read this First.

Oh, hot water, we adore you. The steamy showers, the sanitized dishes, the miraculously-white-again t-shirts. But here’s the deal: We’re…
DIY Garbage Disposal Repair

DIY Garbage Disposal Repair

Of all the plumbing mishaps that can happen in your kitchen, a suddenly uncooperative garbage disposal is one of the…
Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing a Toilet

Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing a Toilet

When it comes to do-it-yourself home improvement, few projects strike fear in the hearts of homeowners quite like toilets. It…