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Lead in Plumbing

By Local Service Plumbing | December 26, 2017

Romans used lead in conduits and drain pipes and some were also covered with lead. Lead was also used for piping and for making baths. Now, lead is a serious matter and you might be wondering if lead is bad for you when plumbing is concerned. We know lead in paint is a serious matter,…

The Best Pipe Material

By Local Service Plumbing | December 18, 2017

With any building project, one of the most important things to plan is what kind of materials will be used. Either if it’s a new construction, a building, a house, remodeling or just fixing parts of an area, materials should be considered according to the need of the project. But in general, three things should…

Rusty Pipes

By Local Service Plumbing | December 5, 2017

More than a cosmetic issue, having rusty pipes is an issue that can lead to serious structural problems for your house. Homeowners need to be aware of rust forming in pipes because this is a progressive issue that can cost a lot of money. Luckily there are several things you can do at home to…

Autumn preparation for your home

By Local Service Plumbing | September 25, 2017

Fall is less than a month away and here at Local Service Plumbing Pro we know how important it is to be prepared to avoid most home problems that may arise. Here are some tips to help you prepare! Regularly clean gutters and downspouts. Make sure all drainage areas are unblocked by leaves and debris.…

Happy Labor Day

By Local Service Plumbing | September 25, 2017

Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country. Labor Day is called the “unofficial end of…

Safety first!

By Local Service Plumbing | September 19, 2017

Any repair, small or important, requires, in order to avoid injuries, the right equipment, precautions and knowledge about what we are doing and how to do it in a safe, effective way. Local Service Plumbing Pro excels at this! We pride ourselves as your local neighborhood plumbing solution that services its customers with safety in…

Is this a common problem

By Local Service Plumbing | September 19, 2017

There are many different types of plumbing problems, but we’re always asked “is this a common problem?” Though we’ve seen a wide variety of plumbing problems from big to small. Your Local Neighborhood Plumber is proud to offer specials that will save you money on not only leak detection, but also repairs if your should…

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By Local Service Plumbing | September 16, 2017

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What we should know about Running Toilets

By Local Service Plumbing | September 11, 2017

A running toilet is an internal water leak. If you ignore the problem this could increase your water bill due to the gallons of water being wasted daily. There are a handful of reasons why this can happen to some toilets. The toilet flapper could have decay or cracks, the chain connected to the flapper…

Natural Gas Has No Odor

By Local Service Plumbing | September 6, 2017

Natural gas is a major supplier of energy to American homes. However, there might be problems with the gas pipelines, faulty installations that can increase the risk of gas leaks. Fortunately, these problems can be fixed easily with early detection and proper handling of your gas pipelines. Natural gas by itself can’t be noticed. It…