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Primer on Commonly-Used Plunger Types

15-May-2020 Comments My Buddy The Plumber

Primer on Commonly-Used Plunger Types If there’s a single item that’s synonymous with plumbers and plumbing services, it’s likely the plunger. Used to create suction and pressure which help loosen and remove clog ...

Baking Soda Cleaning Method for Hair Drain Clogs, Part 2

08-May-2020 Comments My Buddy The Plumber

Baking Soda Cleaning Method for Hair Drain Clogs, Part 2 In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over the initial steps involved with a simple home method for cleaning hair-related drain clogs. Instead of using potentially harm ...

Baking Soda Cleaning Method for Hair Drain Clogs, Part 1

01-May-2020 Comments My Buddy The Plumber

Baking Soda Cleaning Method for Hair Drain Clogs, Part 1 For those experiencing a clog in a drain, sewer line or another plumbing area in the home, chemical drain cleaners may seem like an easy answer – but often aren’t, and may crea ...

Common Causes of Main Sewer Line Clogs

17-Apr-2020 Comments My Buddy The Plumber

Common Causes of Main Sewer Line Clogs Most of us have dealt with a single clogged or blocked plumbing drain at some point in our lives – it can be a bit annoying, but usually can be remedied easily enough. If you’v ...

Contaminants Removed by Reverse Osmosis Filters

10-Apr-2020 Comments My Buddy The Plumber

Contaminants Removed by Reverse Osmosis Filters For those looking for the highest-quality water filtration system for their home, a reverse osmosis system is among the top choices available. A system based on air pressure forcin ...

Risks of “Flushable” Wipes to Plumbing Systems

03-Apr-2020 Comments My Buddy The Plumber

Risks of “Flushable” Wipes to Plumbing Systems Given the COVID-19 outbreak pandemic sweeping the globe, there’s been lots of conversation recently surrounding sanitary wipes. Within the plumbing realm, a certain type of such ...

Advanced Planning for Spring HVAC Maintenance

20-Mar-2020 Comments My Buddy The Plumber

Advanced Planning for Spring HVAC Maintenance There are numerous areas of life where some advanced planning can bring about major benefits, and the HVAC world is a great example. While it’s important to have a handle on your ...