Plumbing Preparation for Heavy Rain

Plumbing Preparation for Heavy Rain

Heavy rainfall can wreak havoc on your plumbing system! Especially if you aren’t prepared or haven’t been carrying out the correct maintenance tasks. Of course, you shouldn’t only carry out maintenance tasks to prepare your home’s plumbing system for Chicago’s heavy...
Essential DIY sewer cleaning tips

Essential DIY sewer cleaning tips

While sewer cleaning and maintenance is by no means a glamorous job, it’s one that’s essential to the health of both commercial and residential properties. Everything flushed down your drains and toilets can have an impact on your sewer system. Ongoing preventative...

How to get your business’ plumbing ready for spring

In the commercial industry, having plumbing that’s problem-free is good for business and of course, good for your customers. Plumbing problems often present themselves when the seasons change and you could soon find yourself seeking out the professional advice and...
Everything You need to know about Trenchless Sewer Replacement

Everything You need to know about Trenchless Sewer Replacement

Whether you are a home or business owner, if you need to replace sewer pipes, you have probably heard of the relatively new technology in the form of trenchless sewer replacement. The question is, when it comes to sewer replacement and sewer cleaning in Chicago, what...
Spring Thaw: What it means for your Home’s Drains and Plumbing

Spring Thaw: What it means for your Home’s Drains and Plumbing

After a chilly winter, everyone is always extremely excited to welcome the warmer weather of spring. Unfortunately, warm weather isn’t the only thing that comes with this otherwise pleasant new season. Spring thaw is a reality that most residential home owners and...
The Right Time to Call Emergency 24 Hour Plumbing Services

The Right Time to Call Emergency 24 Hour Plumbing Services

Most businesses across the globe simply cannot afford to suffer from a period of down-time – no matter how short or how unavoidable it may be. If this down-time is brought on by a plumbing emergency, wouldn’t it be a relief to know that you already have the most...
Plumbing Preparation for Heavy Rain

What are the common causes of a sewer backup?

When you flush the toilet, do you notice a strange gurgling sound coming from the plumbing? Maybe the toilet bowl is slow to drain, or even worse backs up completely and floods your bathroom floor! A sewer backup – when water doesn’t drain from your home into...
Before you buy an old house, have the plumbing inspected

Before you buy an old house, have the plumbing inspected

There are many beautiful old homes in Chicago, many of them dating from the turn of the century. While the idea of owning a vintage home that oozes character is very appealing, be careful before you buy. Older homes require loads of maintenance and one of the things...
How to fix a clogged toilet

How to fix a clogged toilet

Out of all plumbing problems, a clogged toilet is probably one of the most frustrating (and messy). There’s nothing more annoying than flushing the toilet only to find that the water flows all over your bathroom floor, instead of draining into the toilet bowl as it...