Category Archives: Helpful Tips

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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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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1 Call Plumbing’s Paul Mesiti appears on FOX News

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How to Unblock Your Clogged Drains

Let’s face it. Having a clogged drain – regardless of which drain it is – is not a pleasant experience. Not only do you have to deal with the nuisance of standing water or other nasty results of a clogged drain, but you also have to handle unclogging it. Depending on how severe the clog

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How to Save Items that Fall Down the Drain

All too often we lose valuable items down our drain. Whether it was your wedding ring while you were washing the dishes, an earring down the sink or another valuable, it’s happened to all of us. Luckily, with a little finesse and basic knowledge of your plumbing, those items don’t have to be lost forever!

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How to Keep Your Bathroom Free of Mold and Mildew

Not much can turn up a person’s nose quite like the sight of mold and mildew in the bathroom. Not only are these nasty fungi unappealing to the eye, but they can also cause serious health issues if not addressed in a timely manner. Mold and mildew grow in environments with moisture build-up, which is

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4 Plumbing Maintenance Tips You Should Know

There’s nothing worse than having a plumbing emergency. The result could be a soggy mess inside your house, which could later lead to even bigger problems. However, if you know how to spot a plumbing problem before it arises, you can save yourself a huge headache. Check out these plumbing maintenance tips to stay ahead

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