Summertime Plumbing Hints and Tips

Summer is right around the corner! But, before the warmer weather and longer days arrive, you should stop and take a look at your plumbing appliances and system overall to make sure its ready for the season. Some things you should check before summer rears its head include: Check for drain clogs Find and fix any Leaky faucets Check for leaks in your toilet tank Look out for loose toilets and other plumbing fixtures Check for burst or leaking pipes...
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When Should I Get Water Heater Replacement

If you are purchasing a home for the first time or are settled into your home and wondering when to expect to make repairs, you might be asking yourself when you should get your water heater replaced. A gas water heater usually lasts for about 15 years, and an electric water heater will often last for a few years longer than that.  Fortunately, you can impact the longevity of your water heater by providing it with proper routine maintenance. If...
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Signs of a Sewer Clog

Nobody likes to have to deal with sewer and drain clogs. They are messy, difficult to repair, and can cause large amounts of costly damage to your home or business’ plumbing system. Nothing good comes from a sewer clog. However, the experts here at Scott English Plumbing, Inc. understand that sometimes clogs are difficult to detect (at least before they cause sewage backups and other nasty surprises). So, we decided that it would behoove home and business owners to have...
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Spring Plumbing Hints and Tips

Spring Plumbing Hints and Tips Goodbye winter, hello spring. If you've been looking forward to getting your house cleaned up like we have then we're sure that you have a long list that you've been adding to all winter. This spring make sure to add some plumbing fixes to your list to make sure that your pipes stay in top shape all summer long. We'll give you a few ideas on where to focus your spring cleaning energy to have...
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Why you Shouldn’t Use Chemical Drain Cleaners

Why You Shouldn't Use Chemical Drain Cleaners Don't listen to the lies the chemical drain cleaners on the shelves tell you. They will promise that they will make your blockages a thing of the past and have your pipes flowing freely again. Chemical drain cleaners are nothing more than a band-aid solution on a larger problem, though and could cause more harm than good. We'll give you 4 reason why you should stay away from chemical drain cleaners and call...
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