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What Causes a Faucet to Drip All the Time

What Causes a Faucet to Drip All the Time?

A constantly dripping faucet is a dreadful nuisance. As each water droplet falls, it reminds you of the wasted resources that reflect on your utility bills. Sometimes, a faucet drips because you haven’t shut off the water tightly enough. However, the issue may also stem from a plumbing problem that requires deeper investigation. Many homeowners assume [ … ]

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Why Is There No Hot Water in Kitchen Sink?

Why Is There No Hot Water in Kitchen Sink?

The lack of hot water in your kitchen sink may occur for several reasons. Some issues are relatively minor and only require quick adjustments. However, other problems can be so severe that they need repairs or replacements. Sometimes, your kitchen sink may produce no hot water because of rust and corrosion. If so, buying a new [ … ]

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6 Reasons Why Water Level in Toilet Bowl Is Low

6 Reasons Why Water Level in Toilet Bowl Is Low

Your toilets are likely some of your home’s most used plumbing fixtures. Due to the frequent use, it is common for problems to arise from time to time. Sometimes, you may encounter a strange phenomenon where your toilet is randomly emptying itself overnight. You wake up the next day and discover a low water level in [ … ]

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Why Is My Kitchen Sink Not Draining Quickly?

Why Is My Kitchen Sink Not Draining Quickly?

Many homeowners are troubled by a kitchen sink not draining. Every day, we wash dishes and clean up, expecting no issues. It can be startling when the sink has suddenly filled with dirty soap water. You check to see if anything may have blocked the drain opening. Unfortunately, diagnosing the issue can be tricky for the [ … ]

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Why Is My Toilet Overflowing When I Flush?

Why Is My Toilet Overflowing When I Flush?

Do you hear an odd gurgling when you flush the toilet? This strange noise may be accompanied by water steadily rising in the toilet bowl. As the toilet water level keeps increasing, you may feel annoyance, panic and confusion. The first question that comes to mind is, “Uh oh, why is my toilet overflowing?” Unfortunately, overflowing [ … ]

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6 Possible Reasons for a Dripping Bathroom Faucet

6 Possible Reasons for a Dripping Bathroom Faucet

What’s more annoying than the endless drips in your bathroom faucet? The constant dripping sound is enough to frustrate anyone. On top of the irritating noise, you may feel aggravated by the amount of water wasted. A dripping bathroom faucet will leak unused water daily, which is unpleasant for the environment and your finances. The first [ … ]

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6 Causes of Low Water Pressure in Kitchen Sink

6 Causes of Low Water Pressure in Kitchen Sink

The kitchen sink is one of the most used appliances in any home. We rely on it to wash dishes, prep meals, or clean up properly. Many homeowners take the sink for granted until a problem arises. A typical issue is the low water pressure in the kitchen sink. Water pressure issues mean you only receive [ … ]

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Why Is My Toilet Leaking from the Bottom?

Why Is My Toilet Leaking from the Bottom?

Have you noticed an inexplicable pool of water near your toilet? Some homeowners may mop away the splatter and not give it a second thought. However, you feel increasingly troubled when these puddles become a recurring problem. If so, it may be an early warning sign that water is leaking from under the toilet. A toilet [ … ]

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5 Reasons Why the Bathtub Drains Slowly

5 Reasons Why the Bathtub Drains Slowly

When your bathtub drains slowly, it may go undetected at first. Eventually, the situation will worsen until your bathtub experiences severe drainage issues. Many homeowners may not take immediate action on a slow-draining bathtub. Yet, you should address the problem immediately since pooled stagnant water can breed germs and bacteria. Several issues can create blockages in [ … ]

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7 Reasons Why Your Shower Won't Stop Dripping

7 Reasons Why Your Shower Won’t Stop Dripping

Does the sound of your shower dripping keep you awake at night? If so, you aren’t alone. A leaky shower faucet is one of the most common plumbing concerns many homeowners face. The dripping shower is an annoyance, wasting lots of water and causing your water bill to skyrocket. It might start as a slow leak, [ … ]

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