water heaters

How Long Do Water Heaters Last?

Learn about the variables that affect the lifespan of your water heater.

Drain Problems in Dyer with Your Plastic Plumbing Pipes?

Hands down there’s probably no worse feeling than waking up to find a problem with the plastic plumbing pipes serving your bathroom or kitchen drains.   Whether it’s leaking bathroom drains or plastic plumbing pipes, or your bathroom drains are clogged and you have a sewage backup, that sinking feeling you get is usually immediate […]

The Dangers of Using Unlicensed Plumbers

Once again the “you don’t know what you don’t know” axiom has raised its ugly head.  This time we ran across it while running a plumbing service call in Dyer, Indiana near our home base of Schererville. See that little white tank on the water pipe above the water heater (see image above)?  That’s a […]

certified plumbing

How Do You Find a Real Certified Plumber

The time to find out if your plumber is certified (licensed) would be before you hire him.  Seems like common sense right? But after 25 years in business, we can tell you that many, many people in the Schererville and Munster areas (and they are not alone) hire folks based on internet ads, yellow pages […]

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5 Steps to Winterize Your Plumbing in Schererville

This time of year things can change very quickly though so it’s a good idea to be prepared.  Now that the growing season is pretty much over in Dyer and other cities around the shop. Now’s a good time to make sure the items you need to take care of in your plumbing system are […]