Archives for March 2013

Steel Gas Supply Lines Need Replacement in Texas

Data released by state regulators shows over 500,000¬† steel gas-supply lines, the type blamed in several home explosions, must be replaced in North Central¬†Texas. The Texas Railroad Commission’s most recent field inspection showed that more than 100,000 of the lines are in the Fort Worth service area alone. An additional 97,741 are in Dallas, and […]

Broken Water Line

A broken water line is one of the most dreaded repairs for many homeowners in Waxahachie, Red Oak, Midlothian and Ellis County. The reason is because water lines are normally buried in the ground under your home. The process for fixing the break is inconvenient and can be expensive. Compounding the problem further is the […]

Prevent Busted Pipes & Broken Water Lines

Why do water pipes sometimes burst in the winter time? Answer When water freezes it expands. This is why ice fortunately forms on the TOP of ponds and lakes. The expansion causes pressure to build up that could eventually burst the pipe. However, most water pipes burst because as the ice builds up in the […]