4 Tips How to Avoid Clogged Drains

4 Tips How to Avoid Clogged Drains Let's face it, having clogged drains can be one of the most annoying (if not the most) things that can happen to your home plumbing system. Not only does it cause nasty backups, but it can also cost a ton of money in repairs. Here are some practical tips to help you avoid clogged drains. 1. Act, Don't Wait There is no sense in waiting for a mainline blockage to happen. So if...
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The Many Signs of a Concrete Slab Leak

A concrete slab leak is a leak in any concrete slab. These leaks are most common in building foundations, and they can cause thousands of dollars in damage. Unfortunately, it's not always easy to know you have a slab leak that needs repair in the first place. In light of that fact, the team of professional plumbers here at Scott English Plumbing, Inc. has put together a list of the most common signs of a concrete slab leak. Let's break...
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How To Handle a Plumbing Emergency

As unfortunate as it is, plumbing emergencies seem to happen at the least convenient times. For example, have you ever come home after a vacation to find your main water line burst and your entire home flooded? No? Well, it's happened to thousands of people. The crux of the matter is, plumbing emergencies aren't fun, and they strike when you least expect it. However, that doesn't mean that all hope is lost. There are several things that you can do...
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How to Diagnose Low Shower Water Pressure

Have you ever hopped in the shower, turned it on, and noticed that the water only comes out at a small trickle? If so, then you have low shower water pressure. Unfortunately, there are several different culprits behind low shower water pressure, and, depending on the cause of your problem, several different possible solutions. However, don't fret! The plumbing professionals here at Scott English Plumbing, Inc. have put together a troubleshooting guide to help you diagnose your low water pressure...
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How to Optimize Water Heater Temperature

Did you know that you can change and optimize the temperature of your water heater? That's right. You can change it. However, what you consider the optimal water heater temperature can differ from what others consider optimal. Here at Scott English Plumbing, Inc., we understand that different people have different opinions on what optimal hot water temperature is. In light of that understanding, we decided it would be a great idea to put together a guide on setting your water...
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