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Manchester Plumbing, Remodeling, Electrical & Heating Tips


Quick Tip: Ceiling Water Leaks

I have ceiling leaks! Whew – what a ride we’ve been on the last couple weeks! From days of below freezing temps, and snow storms to a crazy Spring-like thaw. Your local Hebron CT plumber has been busy repairing burst pipes and frozen water lines. Now that we’re on the warm weather side, we’re getting […]




Pro Plumber Advice: Prevent a Frozen Pipe

Protect your home and family Frozen pipe repair is the most common winter plumbing service we provide in Columbia CT. Burst pipe repair closely follows. Your local professional plumber has some tips to avoid both issues. Not having heat or running water isn’t an option during subzero weather! What causes a frozen pipe? The water […]




What Is A Hybrid Water Heater?

What kind of water heater do I have? There are several different types of equipment that heat the water for your home. From your dishwasher and washing machine, to your shower and sinks, a water heater is a work horse. We’ll discuss the differences between a standard, wall-hung, and hybrid water heater. A standard unit […]




How to Avoid an Embarrassing Plumbing Emergency

Ho, ho…oh no! Anything regarding bodily functions generally falls into the embarrassing category. Mix a plumbing emergency in with extended family members and it can be downright mortifying. We’ve been there to get those poor souls out of trouble. Now, we want to help keep our Willimantic CT homeowners red-faced from perhaps a little too […]




Well Pump Replacement Service Available

I have no water! While there’s never really a good time for your well pump to die, this is probably the WORST time of year for it to go. We understand that not having water isn’t an option. We also understand that budgets are tight due to the holiday season. Your local Columbia CT plumber […]




How to Prevent a Burst Pipe

Here comes winter Autumn has been mild so far in Marlborough CT. But we all know how New England weather is. We start the day off in shorts, then need a parka by the end of the day. It’s time to think about prepping your home for winter. One of the most common repairs your […]




Is Your Bathroom Holiday Ready?

The current state of your bathroom With the holiday season right around the corner, it may be time to take a look at the state of your bathroom. Does your grandmother need assistance getting on and off the old rocking toilet you have? Are your faucets looking old and corroded? Is your shower looking a little […]




Pro Plumber Advice: Prepare Your Home for Holiday Vacation

Prepare your home before vacation Since we opened our doors 30 years ago, we’ve seen A LOT of plumbing emergencies. For example, one year, a family went away to Disney for a week. When they came back, their house looked like Elsa’s castle. NOT the Disney memory they wanted. Many of the heating and plumbing […]




Prevent A Thanksgiving Plumbing Emergency

Thanksgiving preparations Thanksgiving is that glorious holiday in which we stuff ourselves silly. Perhaps we start with some crackers and cheese, then progress to Swedish meatballs while the turkey finishes up. We load our plates with the main event and all the fixin’s. Eventually, we get to dessert as we watch the game or relax […]




Pro Plumber Tip: Leak in the basement

We receive a lot of panicked calls about water in the basement. Sometimes, it’s hard to tell if it’s coming from the water heater, boiler, or a drain. Water damage remediation is one of the most expensive repairs, so your local Windham CT plumber works quickly to protect your home. He will troubleshoot where the […]




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