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Should I Repair or Replace My Water Heater?

You don’t typically think about your water heater needing to be repaired or replaced until your next shower is suddenly ice cold or you find water damage around your tank. However, when your water heater begins to fail, you may be faced with a very stressful question: Do I repair my existing water heater or replace it with a new one? Replacing your hot water heater could s

How to Tell if your Septic Tank Needs to be Cleaned

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Septic tanks, like septic systems in general, are designed to keep fluids contained and separated. They are used in rural areas where public sewer lines are not inst

Tips for Snaking Your Drain The Right Way

Snaking a Clogged Drain

If your drain or toilet is clogged, one of the best methods that you can use at home to remove the obstruction is a drain snake. However, it’s important to make sure tha

What To Do When a Clogged Main Sewer Line Becomes Clogged

Have you ever thought deeply about all the systems working behind the scenes to keep your home running properly? Plumbing is one of those systems that, while functi

How to Fix a Garbage Disposal Clog

Garbage disposals are crucial to any home, but they can also get clogged, leading to less than optimal kitchen sink hygiene. If you want to keep your sink clean and inviting

How to Avoid Hair Clogs in Your Drain

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Unless you have a natural aversion to hair clogs, this problem probably seems impossible to avoid. But don’t worry, we’re here to hel

Questions to ask before installing a new water heater

Before you consider water heater replacement or a new water heater installation, we’re going to explore some frequently aske

Preventing wintertime plumbing issues with Rooter-Man in Maize and Wichita, KS

In the warmer months, you probably used a lot more water than usual. Sprinklers and garden hoses were used to water your lawn or for fun activities such as running through a sprinkler or filli

Noisy Pipe Repair in Maize and Wichita, KS

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Ever hear loud hammering or squeaking sounds in your home? If so,  there may be a problem with your pipes.

Loose pipes, water-logged air chambers, or too high of water pressure could all be the culprit

How Invasive Tree Roots Can Lead to Sewer Line Damage in Maize and Wichita, KS

Trees are nice to have in your yard at home but can become a major problem if their roots invade your home’s sewer lines. Clogged drains and damage to pipes and septic systems can occur because of