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Why You Should Invest in a Hot Water Recirculating System

3 Benefits of a Recirculating Hot Water Pump System

Is it time for a new water heater? You’ve got a lot of options when it comes to installing a new hot water system in your house. You may have heard about “hot water recirculation systems” before; they’re one of the most popular kinds of hot water heaters available. The experts at 1 Call Plumbing

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The Sink is Leaking: Call a Professional or DIY?

Uh oh…the sink is leaking! Should you try to fix it yourself or immediately call in a local plumbing professional? Some plumbing problems obviously need an expert, but others are less clear. Leaky faucets and sinks don’t always need an emergency plumber…so should you DIY or call the pros? First, identify the leak. There are

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Why is My Water Heater Making Noise

Why is My Water Heater Making Noise?

Water heaters are a common source of plumbing issues. Think about it: traditional gas or electric water heaters are just giant tanks filled with water! One of the first signs of trouble with your water heater can be a noise, specifically, popping, banging, and creaking noises. What do they mean, and should you worry? Here’s

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4 Signs Your Sewer Line May Be Broken

You may think a broken sewer line is an obvious problem, but many people deal with the after effects of a busted sewer line for weeks without ever realizing it. At 1 Call Plumbing, we get calls all the time from customers who think they’ve just got a clogged toilet but in actuality are up

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Choosing the Right Plumbing Company for Your Needs

Most people don’t think much about plumbers until they need one. When your toilet’s running or your washing machine won’t drain, how do you choose the right plumbing company for your needs? A quick online search can inundate you with options. Here are a few tips from your friends at 1 Call Plumbing on how

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Keeping Your Pipes Working for Winter Temperatures

Even here in Charlotte, winter can do a number on your water pipes. The lower the temperature goes, the more at risk your home is for severe plumbing damage. What can you do to keep your pipes working all throughout the winter months? Here are a few tips from your friends at 1 Call Plumbing

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How Much Are Plumbing Leaks Costing You Annually?

How Much Are Plumbing Leaks Costing You Annually?

When most people think about plumbing problems they imagine huge floods and expensive whole-home replumbs. In reality, it’s the slow plumbing leaks that can be some of the costliest problems homeowners don’t even realize they have! How much are plumbing leaks – both the ones you know about and the ones you don’t – costing

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3 Money Saving Ways to Lower Your Water Bill

3 Money Saving Ways to Lower Your Water Bill

Many people don’t give too much thought to their water bill until they realize it’s doubled, tripled, or more in just a few years’ time. We talk to customers all the time at 1 Call Plumbing who are looking for simple, cost-effective ways to lower their growing water bills, and we’re always happy to help.

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The Benefits of Installing a Hot Water Recirculating System

Hot water recirculation systems are extremely popular at hotels and in businesses establishments and are growing in use among residential applications. They provide instant hot water on demand, making them extremely convenient for homeowners and guests alike.

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4 Foods Never to Put in the Garbage Disposal

Garbage disposals are the ultimate home convenience. Forget smelly trash cans and drippy refuse: people in the US love their disposals! Though they’re less common in other countries, garbage disposals are a fixture in about 60% of American homes. Even the toughest models aren’t foolproof, though, and can break just like any other home appliance.

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