Is it time to get a new water heater?

Most water heaters last 10 to 15 years depending on the model and the level of sediment present in your water system. If you maintain your water heater properly you can add years to the lifespan of the unit. The unfortunate reality is that...

How can you tell if your sewer is clogged?

Problems with a sewer line are unfortunately some of the most expensive plumbing issues homeowners face. For the most part insurance companies do not cover sewer main repairs. Most cities deem it to be the responsibility of the homeowner to...

Is your plumbing lead free?

Many of our customers are not aware that up until 2014 the amount of lead allowed in plumbing fixtures by the EPA was still 8% for pipes, fittings, and valves.  Lead proposes potential health hazards that you can learn about by visiting the...

Dangers of polybutylene piping and fittings

Polybutylene piping has a very high rate of failure under normal operating conditions that you use every day. Yet it is sometimes difficult to tell its failing until a major problem occurs. When a polybutylene pipe begins to leak, it usually...

What are the most Common Plumbing Problems?

Many plumbing problems are a result of inexperience which leads to work and installations being done incorrectly. Below are three things every homeowner should keep an eye out for because they are the most common issues we run into out on the...
How to Maintain your Plumbing and HVAC in Spring

How to Maintain your Plumbing and HVAC in Spring

Now that spring is here it is a perfect time to make sure that all your plumbing, heating and cooling systems are functioning after the harsh conditions of the winter season. Now is the time to perform basic maintenance and inspections on your...
How to maintain your furnace during the summer months

How to maintain your furnace during the summer months

When Utah reaches its scorching heat, the last thing on your mind is going to be your furnace. The truth is that summer is a great time to have your furnace maintained and looked at. There are some things you can do with your own furnace apart...

Hard water softening treatment for Utah homes

Many of the homes in Utah, especially out west in the Herriman and West Valley areas have hard water issues. This is the term plumbers and water specialist use to describe water that has high levels of dissolved minerals like calcium and...