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What To Do When Your Pipes Freeze In Winter

burst pipes are shown on a table with big ruptures.

Win­ters here in Mis­souri can be a real witch. It can play hell on older water pipes, espe­cially cop­per pipes. They do burst from time to time once they freeze. And that really bites. Frozen water pipes burst because the water

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The High Cost Of Cheap Plumbing

Cheap plumb­ing is often times expen­sive in the long run Plumb­ing.  It’s a dirty word. And it’s a dirty job. Most peo­ple try to take the path of least resis­tance and just hire cheap plumbers. Oth­ers opt for DIY (do-it-yourself) plumb­ing,

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The Best Do-It-Yourself Plumbing Videos Around

The best DIY and How-To plumb­ing videos around We’ve said it before and will con­tinue to say it…we want to help peo­ple in and around Colum­bia, MO save money on plumb­ing main­te­nance and repair. Sure, it’s what we do for

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Advice from a local plumber

Take some advice from a local plumber (me)… I’ve been work­ing on plumb­ing, heat­ing & cool­ing for more than 20 years.  Dur­ing that time  I’ve seen a lot of the same prob­lems, heard a lot of the same sto­ries and

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The Hidden Cost Of Leaks In Your Home

Does your shower tend to leak, even just a lit­tle bit, after you turn off the water?  Most peo­ple don’t even think about it, and why should they?  It’s harm­less right???  It might seem insignif­i­cant, but a shower head that

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5 Dumb Things People Do To Their Plumbing

Let’s face it, we all make mis­takes (more than we’d like to admit most likely).  How­ever, there’s a few basic plumb­ing mis­takes that every­one should avoid.  Below is a short list of 5 dumb things that peo­ple do to their

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