Between each faucet, shower, toilet, drain and plumbing fixture, your use your home’s plumbing system quite generously amount each day — and for years on end. Corrosion and leaks will eventually begin to form, costing you money in high water bills and future repairs. Therefore, it’s essential to answer the question “Are my plumbing pipes worn out?” to ensure you prevent the possibility of having to spend so much on bills and repairs.
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Your water heater works hard for you, providing warm baths, clean clothes and sparkling pots and pans. While they typically last between 8 to 12 years, proper maintenance is necessary to keep your water heater running efficiently and reliably. Therefore, we have put together a few water heater maintenance tips.
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Many homeowners and business owners are most concerned about their heating and cooling systems during the Summer and Winter Seasons, when they find themselves utilizing them the most. However, one chilly night in late November can make you wish you gave your unit the attention necessary weeks ago. Therefore, we have put together a few HVAC maintenance tips for the Fall season.
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Consumers often ask “What size water heater do I need?”, when it comes to purchasing a new residential water heater. You want to be sure you have a water heater that will regularly meet your daily requirements. However, you don’t want to spend more than necessary on a water heater that is not the proper size. Therefore, we have put together a few tips on how to determine what size water heater is best for your home.
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Your bathroom sink is not the only sink in your house that gets a lot of use, or the harshest use. Your kitchen sink receives a lot of use and, therefore, requires regular kitchen sink drain cleaning. Not only does more water go down your kitchen sink, but it has to deal with cooking oils, fats, grease and food waste. Mena Plumbing offers professional kitchen sink drain cleaning services in Bryan/College Station, TX to ensure your kitchen sink remains working properly and efficiently.
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At Mena Plumbing, we often get asked the question, “Why does my hot water turn cold so quickly?” As homeowners, many of us often overlook our hot water heater. Yet, more than any other appliance, our hot water heater connects with other important household systems and affects our must-do home activities. We’ll discuss common water heater issues, as well as discuss how to fix them.
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A garbage disposal is a simple, yet essential device to any modern kitchen. Garbage disposals can save you from clogging your drain. However, proper garbage disposal repair and maintenance is necessary to keep it operating efficiently. Our licensed plumber here at Mena Plumbing offers garbage disposal repair and installation services in Bryan/College Station.
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Handling plumbing in bathrooms
is a significant part of the job for any professional plumber in Bryan/College Station. This is simply because there are more plumbing pipes and fixture in a bathroom than in other room in the house. Here at Mena Plumbing, we are often asked “Why is my toilet leaking?” Therefore, we will discuss the many reasons for leaky toilets and what our licensed professional plumber can do to fix them.
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Spring is common for heavy rainfalls. While the roof of your home will keep you dry during a rainstorm, it won’t necessarily protect the plumbing. Heavy rain places stress on drainage systems and pipes. This is why you may discover your plumbing having issues in the aftermath of even a mild storm. We well discuss a few issues that rain can cause in your plumbing system. Many people try to figure out how to fix drain clogs on their own. However, if done wrong this can cause more serious plumbing issues in the future.
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With the changes of seasons comes natural adjustments in your home or business, such as using your heating less, opening up the windows to enjoy the fresh air, and your yearly spring cleaning. Spring is also a great time to take a look at your plumbing system. Therefore, we have put together a few great plumbing maintenance tips for this season.
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