Have you seen signs that your home may need new pipes? Maybe you bought an older home and leaks are sprouting up or perhaps you are doing a major renovation. If you heard the term “repiping your house” as a solution that might sound terrifying, but it is nowhere near as dire as it sounds. Here is what is involved in repiping your house Continue reading
Is your toilet feeling like a rocking chair? A toilet that rocks back and forth is uncomfortable. While it may seem like a minor inconvenience, fixing your rocking toilet sooner rather than later is important. Keep reading to learn what Pete says about getting your toilet to stop rocking. Continue reading
Having an indoor fireplace in your home provides lots of benefits. But let’s be honest – a wood-burning fireplace requires a lot of care and upkeep. If you’re tired of chopping wood, hauling logs around, and caring for your fireplace, a gas fireplace is a convenient alternative. Keep reading to learn more about converting your wood fireplace to gas. Continue reading
Frozen pipes are a common concern for homeowners, especially as cold weather approaches. Temperatures can get down to freezing in the Phoenix area, which puts your pipes at risk. Luckily, there are ways to keep your pipes from freezing this Arizona winter. Continue reading
When you become a homeowner, you have a lot of responsibilities, and one of them is managing household appliances, like the water heater. Today, we’re going to ask Pete a few questions about maintaining a water heater, and specifically how to flush a water heater.
When you bought your water heater, you were likely advised to flush it annually. So, what does that mean? Let’s ask Pete! Continue reading
Regular maintenance and descaling of your tankless water heater will extend its life. Keep reading to learn how to descale a tankless water heater. Of course, you can always call us at Phend Plumbing to get the job done right! Continue reading
Homeowners in the Gilbert-Mesa area tend to have decent tap water, but problems can occur anywhere. When your tap water gets a little strange looking, you will want to know how to clear it up.
Is your tap water suddenly cloudy? Hear what Pete recommends! Continue reading
Even if you are not a proficient DIYer, you do likely need to have some tools in your home. Every home needs a hammer and a screwdriver, right? Plumbing tools are right up there in importance for your tool box, but what, exactly, are the 7 plumbing tools every homeowner should have? We’ve got the ones you will be very glad to have on hand. Continue reading