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Boiler Making Noises in Avon

Why Heating Boilers Make Knocking Noises

Many of Avon homes have hot water boiler heat. They usually heat your home quietly all winter, so you hardly know the boiler is running, but with time hot-water boilers can start making a rumbling, pinging and knocking sound when the burner is running. When the boiler is making noises it is known as “kettling” . This noise may become loud while the boiler is heating but stops soon after the burner turns off. Continue reading “Boiler Making Noises in Avon”

Amherst Leak Detection and Repair

Leak Detection and Repair

An undetected water leak can increase your water bills. It can cause damage in your walls, under concrete slabs and in your yard. Most of the time these leaks are hidden. Some of the signs you may need our leak detection and repair services in Amherst are wet floors, settling of building foundation and wet spots in your yard. Continue reading “Amherst Leak Detection and Repair”

Tankless Water Heater

Tankless Water Heater Installation in Amherst

Installing a tankless water heater in your Amherst home can save you space and provide you endless hot water. Installing a tankless water heater is not cheap so having an expert plumber perform the installation is important. Many different variables have to be considered before the installation can begin. If these variables are not taken into consideration you can be left with very expensive cold showers. Continue reading “Tankless Water Heater”

Water Leak Under Slab Foundation in North Ridgeville

Have A Water Leak Under Slab Foundation?

Many of North Ridgeville’s homes are built on a concrete slab foundation. If your floor is concrete and plumbing fixtures are located in that area there is a good chance you have water lines located under the floor. This is known as slab construction. When a water line under the slab portion of the home begins to leak it is termed a “slab leak”. Continue reading “Water Leak Under Slab Foundation in North Ridgeville”

Clogged Toilet in Amherst

Toilet Clogs In Amherst

Toilets can clog for many reasons. From low quality to mechanical problems here are the most common reasons why your toilet may clog.

Low Efficient Toilet – This means your toilet may not create a strong enough syphon and could get clogged because of it. For example, if you put too much toilet paper for it to handle then you may need to unclog it with a plunger. But the clog could be more complicated; a clogged toilet could indicate you have a low efficient toilet and needs to be replaced. This is usually the case with inexpensive toilets. Continue reading “Clogged Toilet in Amherst”

Just How Do I Know when I Have A Gas Line Leak?

Gas Line Leak Repair

Your natural gas lines may not be the most accessible mechanical fixture in the house, however they are there. Buried away under the home or even, maybe, in the wall space, gas lines provide that important flow essential for helping to cook and keep a home heated.

Perhaps the gas is utilized to turn on and heat your cook-top. No matter what the reasons why you rely on natural gas, you need to be able to safely control the flow of the natural gas. Continue reading “Just How Do I Know when I Have A Gas Line Leak?”

Water Heater Changes 2015

What the new water heater changes in 2015 mean for you.

It really is safe to state very few customers know about the new water heater changes that each manufactures have to follow beginning April, 2015. These new water heater changes are going to shake up the water heater market as we know it. I will provide you with a brief overview of the brand-new water heater changes and how you, as a property owner, might be effected.

To make it easier to understand I will break this out into categories we use a lot in Elyria and its surrounding areas: Continue reading “Water Heater Changes 2015”

Preventing Clogged Drains in Westlake

It’s usually an unwanted and unpleasant experience whenever you have a clogged drain. There are a number of items available meant to treat stopped up drain pipes, however it would be ideal to avoid clogged drains entirely. Very few people think ahead to prevent clogged drains; yet there are many ways you could keep water moving through the piping efficiently.  Continue reading “Preventing Clogged Drains in Westlake”

History Of The Plumber 

Plumbers specialize in the installation and repair of water systems. They’re required to obtain a license from the state in which they work in and have a background in various aspects of industrial, domestic, and communal pipe work, water heating, drainage, sewer networking, dynamics of water flow, water storage, temperature adjustment, and dangers of water hazards. Continue reading “History Of The Plumber “