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Fall Plumbing Checklist

Things to do this fall: Disconnect your garden hose from the outside faucets.  Freezing weather will cause damage to the faucet if the hose is attached.  Turn shut-off valves off for outside faucets. Check sump pump operation.  Add enough water … Continue reading

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High Water Bills

Many times water leaks are not detected until we see our water bill.  Then comes the fun part of trying to find the leaks. One of the most common culprits is the toilet.  If a toilet flapper is not sealing … Continue reading

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How long does a sump pump last?

In Central Ohio, sump pumps are a necessity.  Unfortunately, we don’t often think about our sump pump until it fails, or can’t keep up to the demand. We are often asked how long a sump pump should last.  This is … Continue reading

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