Why Good Water Quality Is Especially Important for the Elderly

At Service Plumbing, we recognize the significance of good water quality, particularly for our senior citizens. As we age, our bodies become more susceptible to various health challenges, making it crucial to prioritize the quality of the water we consume. Let’s delve into why good water quality is especially important for the elderly and how […]

Homeowners Should Add Sump Pumps To Their Holiday Wishlists

WHY ADD A SUMP PUMP TO THE HOLIDAY WISH LIST?  In 2005, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a 16-page study about sump pumps and their efficiency. The organization noted that a well-functioning system is more than convenient; it’s also a matter of safety. A flooded basement can quickly make a home uninhabitable.  This holiday season, homeowners […]

Signs It’s Time to Install a Water Softener

DO YOU THINK YOUR HOME HAS HARD WATER? Water is such a big part of everyday life. In fact, water and the plumbing system that cleans it and brings it into homes is often said to be essential for civilization. Without water-on-demand, life would be very different. But that doesn’t mean that the water that […]

Benefits of Plumbing Maintenance Visits

MAINTENANCE KEEPS PLUMBING RUNNING EFFICIENTLY  Scheduling regular maintenance checks with a qualified plumber is the best way to improve the lifespan of a home plumbing system. Regular maintenance keeps the plumbing system running smoothly and safely all year long. Maintenance includes cleaning the plumbing system, repairing broken parts, and replacing outdated components.  During regular maintenance […]

April Flowers Bring May…Plumbing Problems

PLANTS CAN WREAK HAVOC ON THE HOME’S UNDERGROUND PIPES  Springtime can spell disaster for homes’ plumbing systems. That’s because tree roots can grow inside the home’s underground pipes. If untreated, this can cause leaks, poor water pressure, and clogs.  Knowing how new plant growth can affect the home’s plumbing system is just the first step […]

How to Fix Poor Water Pressure in the Shower

REASONS WHY THE WATER PRESSURE IS LOW IN THE SHOWER Poor water pressure in the shower can make it more difficult and less enjoyable to take a shower. There can be various reasons why the water pressure is low, including an inefficient or dirty showerhead, a clog in the plumbing system, or a leak in […]

Time To Break Up with That Old Water Heater

WHEN IS IT TIME TO REPLACE THE WATER HEATER? According to the U.S. Department of Energy, most water heaters last from 10 to 25 years. However, even the best, state-of-the-art water heater won’t last forever. There comes a time to say goodbye. When a water heater consistently delivers cold (or lukewarm) water or leaks, this could signify […]

Should Homeowners Really Invest in Maintenance Plans?

HERE ARE SOME OF THE BENEFITS OF MAINTENANCE MEMBERSHIP PLANS Indoor plumbing is sort of a given when people look into buying a new home. Just a few decades ago, this wasn’t necessarily the case. Therefore, it is important to take care of the plumbing system because, without it, members of the household would be […]

This Summer, Beware the Threat of Gas Leaks

GAS LEAKS CAN BE DEADLY – BEING PREPARED CAN SAVE LIVES Natural gas is a highly efficient energy source used in millions of homes across the United States. It heats about half of all American homes in the cold months and is used to produce nearly a third of the country’s electricity. But despite its […]

Make the Best of Refreshing Summer Drinks with Filtered Water!

THREE REASONS WHY EVERYONE SHOULD HAVE A WATER FILTER INSTALLED THIS SUMMER In this information age, it’s not hard to find information on just how powerful water is. Without it, life would not exist. And one of the major feats of human engineering is the plumbing systems that people around the country enjoy. They can […]