Old Gas Lines Blamed for Explosions

In 2013, a plan was unveiled in Austin to remove all natural gas compression couplings and old steel pipes across the state. This means more than half a million homeowners need new gas lines installed or need their corrosive and old gas lines repaired and a gas line pressure test to ensure safety. People have died and […]

Solutions for Leaky Toilets in Waxahachie

If your toilet has a leak or won’t stop running, you’re wasting water. Leaks and a running toilet are two very common toilet problems. They usually come from an inefficient toilet design. Do you need to jiggle your toilet handle to make is stop running? Do you frequently have to double or even triple flush your […]

DOWN THE DRAIN

My sons flushed a toy or maybe even the entire roll of toilet paper down the toilet. My twins were quiet for about 5 minutes and I knew something was up. I found the bathroom door closed and giggles coming from the other side—water coming from under the door. I opened the door to find […]

PLUMBING PROBLEMS – BUBBLING TOILET

What causes a bubbling toilet? There could be a partial clog or a vent pipe that is not functioning the way it should which is causing your toilet to bubble. Your toilet’s drain should not produce bubbles when you wash water down another plumbing fixture’s drain. The presence of bubbles in the drainpipe indicates a […]

Prevent freezing pipes and outdoor faucets

Frozen Water Pipes Beware the unexpected cold snap or a deep freeze. Frozen water pipes are a serious risk during very cold winter weather. When water freezes in a pipe it expands and can exert pressure over 2,000 pounds per square inch. This pressure is enough to rupture most any pipe filled with water which […]