The Clean Plumbers Blog: Archive for the ‘Plumbing’ Category

When to Finally Replace Old Plumbing Fixtures

Monday, June 17th, 2024

Our homes are filled with plumbing fixtures that we rely on. This isn’t really avoidable if you’re trying to live comfortably in the 21st century. The outhouses and self-pumping water stations of the past are now replaced by simple faucets and toilets that work exceptionally well.

However, some fixtures are not designed to get as old as they are, and your home might be filled with them. Don’t worry, we’re not trying to get customers to invest in fixture replacements if they don’t need them, but it’s definitely something worth considering for the reasons we’ll list below.

Today, we’re going to discuss why it might be finally time to have our plumbers in St. Petersburg evaluate whether a replacement is worth it or not.

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What to Do in a Leaky Situation

Monday, June 3rd, 2024

Leaks and plumbers–name a more iconic duo, we’ll wait. In all seriousness, you’ve come to the right place if you’re encountering a leak. If you were looking for a recipe to cook for dinner tonight, then we’d recommend a different site, one preferably with a delicious recipe. But for all things leaks, this is the place to be.

Unfortunately, most of the solutions to leaky pipes and dribbling hoses should really only be performed by professional plumbers. But that’s why we’re the ones talking about the issue. You can call our team at any point for plumbers in St. Petersburg, FL, and we’ll get the job done quickly.

But if you need a bit more direction, or some help on what to do in the meantime, then we can walk you through the situation.

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Common Summer Plumbing Issues

Monday, May 20th, 2024

Summer brings warm weather, outdoor activities, and a lot of fun, but it can also bring some plumbing challenges. As temperatures rise, your plumbing system works harder, and certain issues tend to become more prevalent. Here are some common summer plumbing issues that may warrant a call to our plumbers in St. Petersburg, FL. 

Clogged Drains

Summertime in Florida means more cooking, outdoor gatherings, and possibly more guests using your facilities, causing more wear and tear. Increased usage can lead to clogged sinks, showers, and toilet drains. Food scraps, grease, hair, and other debris can accumulate and block the pipes, causing slow drainage or complete backups.

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Sewer Backups And Solutions

Monday, May 6th, 2024

Sewer backups are inconvenient and pose significant health and safety risks. Homeowners must understand what causes sewer backups, recognize the signs, and know how to prevent and address them. This guide will delve into these aspects to help you navigate sewer backup issues effectively and when to contact our plumbers in St. Petersburg, FL.

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The Most Common Plumbing Emergencies

Monday, April 22nd, 2024

Plumbing emergencies can strike without warning, causing inconvenience, damage, and stress. Being aware of the most common plumbing emergencies and how to handle them can help you mitigate the impact and prevent further damage to your home. In this blog post, we’ll discuss the most common plumbing emergencies and signs it’s time to find a professional plumber in St. Petersburg, FL

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Why Consider Touchless Plumbing Products

Monday, April 8th, 2024

Many of us have utilized touchless plumbing products at a restaurant or office building. It is one of the most recent advances in plumbing. The hands-free faucets and flushometers have built-in sensors that detect when a user is near and automatically turn the water on and off or flush a toilet. Rely on our plumbers in St. Petersburg, FL to install touchless plumbing fixtures in your home.

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Why We Recommend Getting a Whole-House Water Filtration System

Monday, February 26th, 2024

Are you looking for the healthiest water possible for your home? You’re not alone. Many homeowners have concerns about water-borne contaminants, everything from lead and other heavy metals to pesticides and chemicals and hard water minerals. How can you remove most of these pollutants and ensure you and your family have fresh, clean water?

You have several options. You could try to switch over to drinking only bottled water. You can get special filtration pitchers to filter the water you drink. You can have point-of-use filters installed for several of the faucets and taps in your home. Or you can arrange to have the installation of a whole house water filter in Tampa.

We recommend you go with the last option. Whole-house water filtration is the most effective, efficient, environmentally friendly, and cost-saving choice, as we’ll explain.

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How Can I Know I Need Emergency Plumbing?

Monday, February 12th, 2024

Here’s the simple answer to this question: If you think you need emergency plumbing service, then you do. 

It’s true that what you thought was an emergency might not end being one, but you won’t regret making that call to an emergency plumber in Tampa just in case. If something is wrong with your plumbing that worries you, it is definitely worth it to turn to a plumber who offers 24-hour emergency service. We offer emergency service because we know how important it is to put our customers’ minds at ease.

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Help, What Do I Do When the Toilet Overflows?

Monday, December 18th, 2023

Nearly every homeowner will run into the problem of an overflowing toilet at some point, and for many people it triggers a moment of panic. Or much longer than a moment.

If you’re dealing with this dilemma right now, we want to help you stay calm and manage the problem, step by step. You’ve got great help nearby: we’re the emergency plumbers in Tampa who can help you out with any plumbing trouble, large or small or in-between. You can be confident when you call us that a plumber will show up as scheduled!

Now, take a deep breath and let’s take that overflowing toilet one step at a time…

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How Can You Know You Need Leak Detection If You Can’t See the Leaks?

Monday, October 9th, 2023

The question in the title of this post is one of the great conundrums people face with their plumbing. It sounds like a catch-22: how can you know that you need professional plumbers to find hidden leaks in your home when you can’t see the leaks because they’re hidden? 

This isn’t a conundrum for professional plumbers, however! We understand that hidden leaks aren’t fully “hidden”—they leave clues to their presence in a home, and if you know what to look for, you can figure out that it’s time to call us for leak detection in Tampa, FL. We’re ready with 24/7 emergency service!

Let’s take a look at the major clues that you’ve got hidden leaks in your home:

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