Ace Pelizon Plumbing Blog

Plumbing FAQ: How Much Will It Cost to Unclog This Drain?

May 30th, 2016

Sometimes, when a homeowner calls us about a clogged drain, all they are looking for is a price quote. This is problematic for a couple of reasons. For one thing, a technician who quotes a low price over the phone might not be the best person for the job, and you might end up paying more to correct the mistakes of an amateur. Secondly, it’s very difficult to give a good price quote over the phone. Continue Reading

What You Should Do about a Leaky Toilet?

May 23rd, 2016

Water leaking from the toilet is never a good sign. You need to get the problem fixed ASAP, and thankfully, many plumbing companies remain available 24 hours a day for emergency service. Continue Reading

How to Care for Your Storm Drains

May 16th, 2016

The city’s storm drainage system is designed to keep runoff from ruining the ecosystem. Your own drainage system helps to keep storm runoff from damaging your home and your foundation. Learn how to properly care for your own storm drainage system in the guide below. Continue Reading

Why Are My Drains Gurgling?

May 9th, 2016

You don’t expect to ever hear from the pipes behind your walls and underneath your floors. But even without any moving parts, there are a few sounds common to plumbing systems that may come as a surprise when they occur. Continue Reading

What You Should Know about the Inside of Your Drains

May 2nd, 2016

The drainpipes that lead from the sink, shower, and other fixtures are not in great condition. Sure, they may not be clogged and you might not have seen any problems recently. But, unless you’ve had them cleaned recently, chances are that they are filled with residue and debris. Continue Reading

How to Tell that You Have a Sewage Leak

April 25th, 2016

It’s one of the most difficult things anyone has to deal with on their property if they own their home. A sewage leak is certainly no small problem. It presents a health hazard for your family members and really for anyone around your property. It can take quite a while to diagnose and fix, and your yard may suffer damage in the process (though, a lot less so if you use a plumber who uses trenchless technology). Continue Reading

How to Boost Water Pressure in Your Home

April 18th, 2016

Showering and washing dishes are two tasks that are rather unproductive if you have poor water pressure. Sometimes, a water pressure issue is only present in a single showerhead or faucet. Other times, it’s the entire plumbing system that’s affected. If the problem comes up suddenly, it’s most likely a piping issue that you should get checked out ASAP. But if your home’s plumbing system has new pipes, there are a couple of things you can try.  Continue Reading

How to Clean Lime Scale from Plumbing Fixtures

April 11th, 2016

Lime scale is a term to describe the mineral deposits that form on plumbing fixtures as water evaporates. If you’ve got “hard water,” you’re probably used to seeing these deposits on faucets, around drains, or even in your coffee maker. White or yellowish stains make your plumbing fixtures look worn down quickly, but we’ve got some advice on how to clean up these tough stains. Continue Reading

What You Should Do When a Pipe Bursts on Your Property

April 4th, 2016

Plumbing issues, particularly burst pipes, account for a significant portion of homeowners’ insurance claims and repair costs. If the mess from a burst pipe isn’t cleaned up properly, it can cause serious damage to your home and your possessions, not to mention your health. If a pipe does burst on your property, it may seem like an uncontrollable situation. However, there are steps you can take to minimize the damage and the hassle. Continue Reading

3 Plumbing Installations That Can Improve Your Home

March 28th, 2016

Spring is the time for home improvement and spring cleaning, and one area of your home that may be in need of some attention is your plumbing system. Your plumbing system can make cleaning easier or it can be a deterrent to your spring cleaning and home improvement activities. Call a plumber today to get these upgrades. Continue Reading