How to Detect Water Leaks Under Slabs

We recently had a call in which a slab home was experiencing water in the ductwork which was run under the slab when the home was built. The question of course, was where was it coming from? The possibilities are three fold.  The water could be sewage from the drain pipes under the slab.  Or […]

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5 Questions to Ask Local Plumbers

There’s an old saying that goes something like: “You don’t know what you don’t know”. If everybody’s thought process would start by applying that one thought, many mistakes could be avoided. With that in mind, when you decide you need to call a local plumber in Yes! Plumbing’s market area for plumbing service, what do […]

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Does Your Plumber Keep Your Plumbing Repair Records

Most plumbing companies that do service work can’t tell you if or when they did work like installing a water heater or fixing a faucet because they don’t have any way to do that.   It’s hard to believe that in this day and age they don’t even have a spreadsheet at the very  least […]

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How to Unclog a Kitchen Sink

Perhaps nothing creates as much consternation as the kitchen sink when it finally stops draining.  Seems it’s always when the family is coming over for dinner or when the dishes are just being started right after the big family meal. Unless the sink plugs due to a catastrophic event (i.e. Junior didn’t realize you can’t […]

Is Your Garbage Disposal Broken?

There can be quite a few reasons a food waste disposer won’t run. Some can mean that your garbage disposal needs replacement but others can be pretty easily resolved. SIMPLE FIXES If the disposer won’t run, but you can hear a humming noise when you turn it on, this generally means something has jammed the […]