We all know what a headache household plumbing leaks can be. To the misfortune of many of us, they are not particularly uncommon. That said, trying to determine exactly why a plumbing leak has occurred can be tricky.
It’s that time of year again in Southeast PA! The temperatures are dropping, the leaves are changing, and fall is in full swing. With the colder winter months, fast approaching, it’s extremely important that you make sure your home or office plumbing is prepared to face the elements. When the temperatures start to plummet, unprepared plumbing systems can begin to experience increased clogs, damaged pipes, or flooding.
The only thing more annoying than a leaky faucet or running toilet is having to wait around all day for a plumber to arrive to solve the problem. It’s no wonder why many people are turning their plumbing repairs into DIY projects, especially with a wider access to video tutorials and DIY blogs. While working on your plumbing yourself may be tempting, it’s not always a good idea.
August is National Water Quality Awareness Month, and to celebrate, The Plumbing Works wants to help educate you on the importance of having a water treatment system in addition to helping you understand the difference between some of the most popular options available.
Whether we realize it or not, we put a lot of added stress on our homes during the summer months, but don’t fret. The Plumbing Works has put together your home’s summer checklist, so you can get back on track to having fun!
While many people feel the push to go to college, it’s also important to realize the importance of learning trades as well. After all, a college degree is not the only avenue to landing a good paying job. In fact, U.S. News ranked plumbers as the 7th highest paying job without a college degree, earning a median salary of $53,910 with the best-paid 25 percent earning $71,140 in 2018.