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Sump Pump is Jammed (A Parody)

Sump Pump is Jammed (A Parody) Sump pump is jammed Call us up While the water’s flowin’ Maybe it’s just dozin’ Check it out, the pipes are frozen Sump the water from the floor Platinum Plumbing and so much more See, we’ll check it out for you And we will solve the problem too IContinue reading “Sump Pump is Jammed (A Parody)”

Countdown to Healthier Plumbing

Countdown to Healthier Plumbing It’s no secret that 2020 has been a flaming-hot-trash-trapped-in-a-broken-garbage-disposal year, and I’m a bit apprehensive to make any sort of resolution or hope for better in 2021, so I propose that we all resolve to flush out the old, clean out our pipes, and work towards healthier plumbing. If you’re anythingContinue reading “Countdown to Healthier Plumbing”

2 Things That Can Go Wrong This Thanksgiving (and 1 Way You Can Be Thankful)

Many of us aren’t going to do a big Thanksgiving this year, but most of us are going to do something. And do you know what happens when you try to plan things? Murphy’s Law. Murphy’s Law states that anything that can go wrong will go wrong. Nobody is 100% sure who Murphy is, soContinue reading “2 Things That Can Go Wrong This Thanksgiving (and 1 Way You Can Be Thankful)”

Water Pressure and the Damage Done: An After School Special

[The scene opens to a kitchen faucet. Behind the faucet is a window that shows a sunny afternoon with the soft focus of 1980s/1990s cinematography. We see the faucet begin to leak slowly at the base. Instrumental music that is somehow both peaceful and ominous plays—think 1976’s Carrie–as the camera pans across the kitchen toContinue reading “Water Pressure and the Damage Done: An After School Special”

Water Quality

The quality of your water is dependent upon a number of factors including; the source of water, weather patterns, seasons, the environmental influences on the watershed system, treatment facilities and processes, public infrastructure, plumbing systems, and home filtration system or lack thereof. Most people in the United States have access to good, potable water from their taps.Continue reading “Water Quality”

Drain Cleaners and Bottled Clog Remedies

We recommend the use of enzymatic cleaners for regular maintenance, preventing and addressing odors and, as a remedy for small clogs. The addition of dishwashing soap to a clogged toilet can also be helpful and, mixtures of vinegar and baking soda can address drain odors and remove small amounts of some buildup in pipes.  Do’sContinue reading “Drain Cleaners and Bottled Clog Remedies”