Walsh Brothers Plumbing and Mechanical Services, Inc. Blog: Archive for the ‘Plumbing’ Category

5 Ideas to Help You Save Water This Month

Monday, August 24th, 2020
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Saving water is an important goal to have. It is better for your bills and for the Earth as a whole, and we all want to help out our home planet. Sometimes it can seem easier said than done. Where do you start?

The team at Walsh Brothers Plumbing and Mechanical Services, Inc. can help you with this. We have some great ideas on ways that you can save water this summer and throughout the rest of the year. All you need to do is keep reading and contact us when you need a little extra help with the plumbing appliances in your home.

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What Is Drain Cleaning?

Monday, August 10th, 2020

Without the drains in your home, you wouldn’t be able to do much when it comes to your plumbing. That means no dishwasher, no reliable bathroom or kitchen sink, and so on. Unfortunately, if your drains are clogged up, it will be almost the same as not having them at all.

If your drains are backed up or are showing signs that they are struggling, you will want to consider scheduling drain cleaning with a professional plumber in Havertown, PA. This is a service that will keep the plumbing around your house working the way that it is meant to.

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Tips to Give Your Bathroom a Boost

Monday, July 27th, 2020
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Ready to give your home’s bathroom a little facelift? Maybe you are tired of the subway tile countertops or you have had to tighten a leaking showerhead a few too many times. Whatever the reason, if you are ready to refresh your bathroom, you should have a reliable team of professionals on your side to help you out.

Especially in the case of remodeling your bathroom, you need to make sure that anything to do with your plumbing in Havertown, PA is handled by pros like ours. Just let us know what plumbing services you want to have done in your bathroom and our plumbers can be the ones to do it quickly and effectively.

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Is It Time For a New Water Heater?

Monday, July 13th, 2020
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You need to have a reliable plumber to turn to for your plumbing needs, from big to small. With the professional plumbers at Walsh Brothers Plumbing and Mechanical Services, Inc. you know exactly who to turn to. This makes it a lot easier to deal with issues like a wonky water heater.

The other half of the equation is going to be knowing when to reach out to us for help with your plumbing issues. Let’s take that water heater as an example. Knowing what the symptoms are that something is up with your water heater will help you decide when to reach out and schedule that service to help your plumbing in Aston, PA.

It will also let you know when the time has come to schedule an upgrade.

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Signs Your Toilet Needs Repairs

Monday, June 29th, 2020
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If you have indoor plumbing, you likely shudder at the thought of having to revert to an age when outhouses were a standard form of, er, relief. If you have a toilet in your home that isn’t working though, and its the only one, suddenly that outhouse may seem like a decent option. Needless to say, having a working toilet in your home is important. We can help with keeping your toilet running thee way it is meant to.

There is a host of possible problems that your toilet might encounter and the team of professional plumbers at Walsh Brothers Plumbing and Mechanical Services, Inc. can resolve all of them. Here are some different ways to figure out that it is time to contact us for toilet repair in Havertown, PA.

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Steps to Handle a Leak

Monday, June 15th, 2020
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No one wants to find a leak in their home but sometimes it is inevitable. Old pipes spring a leak and even new pipes can encounter a problem. The key is that, if you have a leak, you want to get it fixed fast. That can be hard to do if you don’t know you have a leak though!

So how do you know you have a leak before you have a giant puddle in your home? And, if you realize you have a leak, what are the steps you should take to handle it? We can answer both of your questions and help you deal with your leak too.

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Why Do I Need a Professional Plumber?

Monday, June 1st, 2020
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All too often we are called out to homes in the area where someone has already attempted to provide a repair to their plumbing system themselves or allowed an amateur to take a crack at it, with the end result being the fix causes just as many problems. While trying a DIY fix or letting an inexperienced individual try their hand at repairing a leaking sink or a clogged drain to save money might seem like a good idea, it will never measure up to having the assistance of a professional plumber in Malvern, PA.

A professional plumber is going to bring a lot to the table that creates a noticeable difference in the quality of the work being done. Not sure what sets professional plumbers apart? We are happy to provide some information on that and give you easy access to the pros on our team for your next service.

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You Know You Need Sump Pump Repairs When….

Monday, May 4th, 2020
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Maybe you were battling the floodwaters already this spring and putting your sump pump to the test. Or perhaps your sump pump was put through the wringer several months back when we were doused in rain. Whatever your situation, if your home is still clean and dry it may be due to the hard work of a sump pump.

All that hard work is going to add up though. Even if you are scheduling your annual maintenance check for your sump pump, there is a chance that this vital system might have developed a problem. If that is the case, you will want to reach out to a plumber in Havertown, PA for repairs sooner than later–much like a heatwave, flooding can happen without much warning and you don’t want to be without one of your main lines of defense.

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How To Avoid Frozen Pipes

Monday, January 27th, 2020
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The last thing that anyone needs to be dealing with during a snowy night or even just an icy cold day is a frozen pipe bursting. Not only does a frozen pipe create problems for the delivery of water to your home, but if a frozen pipe bursts before you can resolve the issue, it will compound the issue with complications such as water damage and a pipe replacement.

Of course, avoiding a frozen pipe can sometimes be easier said than done. Especially if you are newer to this part of the U.S., you may not know what your options are to help you avoid the trouble of pipes freezing when temperatures drop.

That is why we have provided a list of potential ways to help you keep your pipes flowing rather than frozen on even the coldest of days.

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Why Clean Drains Are the Best Holiday Gift

Monday, December 16th, 2019
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Some of the biggest holidays of the year are just around the corner. Are you prepared? Hopefully, you are and if so we want to ask a follow-up question: is your plumbing prepared?

While that second query may sound a little strange, we promise that it is related. This is because, should you have some plumbing problems that you haven’t picked up on yet, they will come to call at the worst possible time this season, simply because of all the increased activity that this season brings to your sinks, drains and overall plumbing system.

One great way to make sure that part of your plumbing system is ready for the holidays is by scheduling drain cleaning services. Let us explain why.

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