Ace Pelizon Plumbing Blog

How Come My Drains Clog Even Though I Have a Garbage Disposal?

July 24th, 2016

If you have a garbage disposal, chances are high that you use it pretty liberally. However, if you use it too often for the wrong items, you might end up with a major drain clog. And that’s simply not worth it. Continue Reading

How to Maintain Your Water Heater

July 18th, 2016

Your water heater won’t work perfectly forever. We want to make sure that homeowners understand proper maintenance techniques so that they get the most out of their water heaters while they are around. Proper water heater maintenance may help to… Continue Reading

Our Recommendations for Cleaner Drainpipes

July 11th, 2016

Clogged drains can come up at random times, and their occurrence may seem unavoidable. But if you practice a few simple tips, you can have cleaner drains that are a lot less likely to get blocked up. Continue Reading

How Trenchless Pipe Replacement Works

July 4th, 2016

A broken sewer line is something you never hope to deal with. The sewer line that runs from your drainage system out to the city’s sewer main (or to a septic tank, depending on your location) is durable, but there comes a point in any pipe’s lifespan when it needs replacement. Continue Reading

How to Know When Your Plumbing Needs Replacement

June 27th, 2016

If your plumbing system is not working properly, you hope that the problem can be resolved quickly, and without too much cost. However, if you don’t get the services you need, your pipes and fixtures may cause a lot more trouble later on. Sometimes, replacing your pipes, water heater, toilet, or other fixtures simply makes the most sense. In the following guide, we help you understand when the parts of your plumbing system may need replacement and when repairs might not do the trick. Continue Reading

Toilet Clogs 101: Using a Plunger the Right Way

June 20th, 2016

It’s a household skill that can be tough to master. Sometimes, unclogging a toilet is easy, but sometimes you need to know a little something about the tools and techniques in order to do the job right every time. Learn more about your plunger in the guide below, but call a plumber if the clog is too tough to handle. Continue Reading

How to Maintain Your Garbage Disposal

June 13th, 2016

Your garbage disposal helps to protect you from a big mess in your drains and a major clog that could stop you from using your sink efficiently altogether. Take good care of your garbage disposal with our tips. Continue Reading

FOG: Why This Term Can Be Scary for Plumbers and Homeowners

June 6th, 2016

In the plumbing industry, the term FOG is infamous, not for providing an eerie setting for a science fiction movie but for representing a problem that can mean trouble for drainpipes—fats, oils, and grease. These substances are seemingly harmless, aside from their ability to clog your arteries. But when you pour them down the drain, they can do more harm than you might expect. Continue Reading

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