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How To Get Fix a Severely Blocked Drain

Category: Land & Property | Published: August 18, 2020

Local plumbing experts share tips about removing drain clogs, from both a professional and a DIY perspective.

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Need-To-Know Information on Water Softeners

Category: Land & Property | Published: June 13, 2020

Hard water is very common and can cause lots of problems in plumbing systems. In this post, you will learn about what water softeners do, how they work, and the true costs of having hard water.

How to Hire the Best Plumber

Effortless Tips on How to Hire the Best Plumber in Town

Category: Land & Property | Published: January 22, 2020

Just like Prince Charming had a tough time finding the right woman whose foot would fit in the glass slipper, homeowners can have a tough time finding the right plumber for their home.

Root Clogs in Home Piping

Dealing With Plant Root Clogs Inside Your Home's Piping

Category: Land & Property | Published: December 23, 2019

Roots are often the source of clogs for pipes or sewer lines and can lead to major backups and plumbing emergencies. Interestingly, roots can enter pipes through small cracks or loose joints.

Black Friday Should Not Equal Black Pipes

Black Friday Should Not Equal Black And Corroded Piping

Category: Land & Property | Published: November 27, 2019

As the holiday season approaches, it's good to not confuse Black Friday with black pipes. A special day should not be ruined by a major catastrophe, such as corrosion in your pipes.

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Know The Social Importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Category: Land & Property | Published: October 14, 2019

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. The plumbers and staff at Allens Plumbing in Maui, HI want to honor breast cancer survivors and support their friends and families.

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Bathroom Remodeling Doesn't Need To Be a Nightmare!

Take on Any Bathroom Remodel With a Professional's Help! Homeowners can find a DIY solution to almost any home problem online these days. The trouble with DIY is that it comes with no warranties, licensing, or reliable help. Working with an experienced plumbing professional can take the guesswork and risk out of a bathroom remodel


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Tankless Water Heaters Made Simple

Tankless Water Heaters 101 Understanding water heaters can be stressful. They look intimidating and complicated but boil down to a few simple choices. The most common type of water heaters has existed for decades. They consist of a tank and a burner or heating elements. The heat sources heat water inside of the tank to


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How to Repair and Prevent Water Leaks

Everything You Need to Know About Water Leaks A water leak can be a household catastrophe. Water can quickly destroy ceilings, flooring, and furniture, and, if left unchecked, can create dangerous mold and mildew growth. The diagnosis and repair of the leak, which may include replacing the pipes, can be costly enough, but repairing the


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Is There a Water Filter That Kills Viruses?

What Kind of Water Filter Kills Viruses? Not all water filters are the same, and there are many different types, which can be divided into the categories of “microfiltration” and “ultrafiltration.” Microfiltration systems are effective at filtering out many particles, but ultrafiltration uses an even more powerful filter to clean water more effectively. There are