Your Guide to Comfort and Efficiency

How to Keep your Pipes from Freezing in Winter Weather

Posted by A. Borrelli Mechanical on 9/30/2019

In the cold months of winter, your home's water pipes may be susceptible to freezing temperatures whether they're located inside or outside. A burst pipe can trigger costly repairs and cause collateral damage to your house. It's important to take steps to keep your pipes from freezing when cold snaps hit.

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5 Plumbing Tasks to Do in September for Stress-Free Fall

Posted by A. Borrelli Mechanical on 8/20/2019

Fall is fast approaching. Cooler temperatures can wreak havoc on your plumbing system is you’re not properly prepared. To prevent a surprise home flooding or big repair bill, undertake these five maintenance tasks in September to reduce the risk of serious plumbing issues that may appear this fall and winter.

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How to Clean an Old Shower Head

Posted by A. Borrelli Mechanical on 7/30/2019

Is your shower head not performing like it used to? Over time mineral deposits can build up, clogging some of the ports and giving you uneven or low water flow.

Here are some pro tips to help get your shower head back to peak performance:

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Are Flushable Wipes Safe to Flush?

Posted by A. Borrelli Mechanical on 7/23/2019

Short answer: No

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4 Questions to Ask Before Choosing a Local Plumber

Posted by A. Borrelli Mechanical on 7/17/2019

Plumbing problems happen. You could be dealing with anything from a leaky faucet to a building-wide outage. Whether you need routine maintenance or emergency service, finding the right plumber can be challenging. Some plumbing services show up hours late while others never show at all. It might be tempting to attempt a do-it-yourself fix, but that could cost you in the long run too.

Before you sign anything or agree to pay a plumber, be sure to ask these four questions:

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Summer Plumbing Tips

Posted by A. Borrelli Mechanical on 7/9/2019

The rising summer temperatures often coincide with an increase in water usage as children spend more time at home and at the pool, laundry loads increase, and toilets are used more often. Your family’s water usage can increase by 25% - 50% during the summer months.

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