Tree Roots and Your Clay Sewer Pipes

Tree Roots and Your Clay Sewer Pipes

If you are a homeowner in some of the greener areas of Chicago and you’re experiencing persistent sewer pipe problems in your home, then it may be time to consider root damage as the cause. Root damage occurs because of tree roots that snake around clay sewer...
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...

Five Plumbing Mistakes To Avoid

Using Too Much Drain Cleaner Drain cleaner is useful and relatively safe, but it can corrode critical draining materials and exacerbate clogs. Pouring Grease Down the Drain This seems so obvious, but it one of the most common mistakes people make. Many people don’t...