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What to Do When A Pipe Bursts in Your Home

Posted on: January 20, 2021

Winter temps in the Mid-Atlantic yo-yo between freezing conditions and mild days. But a burst pipe in winter is no child’s play. Here’s what to do when you discover a burst pipe in your home. 1. Turn off the main water valve. The quickest way to stop the water damage from a burst pipe is […]

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Top 10 Ways You’re Wasting Water

Posted on: December 15, 2020

Earlier this summer an increase in water rates was put into effect in Baltimore City. It’s been reported that a “typical” water and sewer bill for a family of four will increase by about $80. Water isn’t going to get any cheaper!

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Why Is My Garbage Disposal Leaking?

Posted on: November 23, 2020

Having a garbage disposal allows you to dispose of (select) food waste easily into your sink. While it does add convenience to your kitchen cleanup, there is the possibility of it leaking. Garbage disposals can leak for multiple reasons, but here are the most common causes of these leaks and where they may stem from. […]

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The Different Types of Plumbing Pipes

Posted on: November 21, 2020

There are a wide variety of plumbing pipes available to homeowners these days. Whether you’re looking to replace your home’s or businesses’ pipes or you’re embarking on a new build, it’s important to know your options! Depending on the job at hand, some pipes are more suited than others to get the job done right. […]

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How to Winterize Your Hose Bibbs

Posted on: November 20, 2020

The temperatures are quickly dropping and it’s time to winterize your outdoor plumbing! Follow this step-by-step guide to make sure your hose bib is fully prepped for the cooling temperatures.

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8 Most Common Plumbing Problems

Posted on: September 29, 2020

We see plumbing problems every day, but some are more common than others! Our expert Baltimore-Washington technicians gave some insight as to what issues they commonly see.

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How to Fix Low Water Pressure When You Have a Well System

Posted on: June 9, 2020

Does your home get its water from a well system? If you answered yes, then chances are you also have low water pressure. Rather than living with low water pressure (which can be miserable for many), there are methods you can utilize to improve the water pressure. You can start by… Servicing Your Pressure Tank […]

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Can I Call a Plumber in MD, DC, VA, PA & DE While Social Distancing?

Posted on: April 8, 2020

Working from home and maintaining social distancing efforts means a house full of people, putting added strain on your plumbing system. You may be wondering if you can still call your local plumber and schedule services while adhering to the safety guidelines of social distancing. The answer is yes! Len The Plumber understands that the […]

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Are These Toilet Paper Alternatives Safe for Your Plumbing?

Posted on: April 3, 2020

If you’ve ever found yourself in the unfortunate position of being without toilet paper when you’ve really got to go, you may have resorted to desperate searches online to find out if there are safe alternatives. It’s often impossible to sort through fact and fiction online these days; fortunately, we’ve compiled all the information you […]

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Are Flushable Wipes Really Safe to Flush?

Posted on: March 16, 2020

Do you remember the first time you used a wet wipe instead of toilet paper? At first, you weren’t sure how to feel about it, but after a few more trips to the bathroom — you were hooked! While they might do a great job with the cleanup, they aren’t exactly the hero we thought […]

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