Bruno Total Home Performance Blog: Archive for the ‘Plumbing’ Category

Plumbers Need to Use the Best Technology

Monday, November 5th, 2018

video-pipe-inspectionIf you called a plumber and he showed up with nothing but a plunger and a monkey wrench, how would you respond? Would you assume that he was a wise master of plumbing? Someone who could dislodge any clog, fix any leak, and repair any water heater with just these tools?

More likely, you would be wondering where the rest of his gear is. A good plumber in Naples, FL will show up with a truck full of tools and parts, prepared for any possibility.

While it’s true that “the tools don’t make the man,” the proper tools will save you a lot of time, money, and get your plumbing work done properly! A few tools that make all the difference are ones like:

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What Plumbing Services Are Needed for Your Commercial Building?

Monday, August 27th, 2018

commercial-plumbing-systemIf you’re the owner of a commercial property, maintaining that property is part of your responsibilities and obligations to your employees and customers. Part of that maintenance comes from ensuring that the plumbing systems are up to date and installed with the proper systems. If you’re not sure what those are for any reason, we’ve provided a few to help you.

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3 Plumbing Services to Help Prevent Water Damage

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

woman-mopping-flood-waterIn terms of sheer destructive capability, water damage can be just as bad as a full-on house fire. It can cause structural collapse, increased humidity in the home, and encourage the growth of unhealthy molds.

At its best, water damage can take the form of leaks, affecting only spots in your home and not entire sections. On the other hand, flooding—whether due to natural causes or a freak plumbing accident—can ruin your home.

Luckily, modern-day plumbing has a few tricks up its sleeve to prevent against these water damage disasters. If you haven’t taken any of these safety measures yet, it might be time to call a plumber in Naples, FL.

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Do You Need Repiping? Here’s How to Tell

Monday, June 4th, 2018

burst-pipeWater comes out of the faucet when you turn it on, and water goes down the drain like. No problem, right? It’s not quite that simple. While homeowners think of plumbing problems as being apocalyptic in nature—burst pipes, overflowing toilets, multiple clogged drains—there are more subtle signs your plumbing system needs serious attention. Keep an eye out for the problems below so you can call plumbing professionals for the help you’ll need before the situation goes from bad to worse.

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Call a Plumbing Service for Hard Water Problems

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

hard-water-problemsHard water is a common nuisance in our part of the world, all the more so because the problems it causes are subtle enough to be endured in many cases. When plumbing systems spring a leak or a clog forms in your drain, you need to get it dealt with immediately. But hard water takes longer to become an active problem, which is why people tend to rely on store-bought solutions rather than call a plumber.

In most cases, you should call a plumbing service to deal with hard water problems. Though quiet, they can have a huge impact on your life, and dealing with hard water properly requires the knowledge and expertise only a professional can bring.

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Grease Trap Services Need a Professional with Experience

Monday, March 12th, 2018

grease-trap-servicesOur part of the world has its share of restaurants and food-service businesses, and that requires specialized plumbing equipment to handle the load. And it goes beyond just a bigger dishwasher. With so much food waste passing through the plumbing, the chances of a clog or serious blockage goes up a great deal. A grease trap is absolutely required to run any kind of food-based business, and that grease trap needs to be periodically cleaned by a service that knows what it’s doing. How do grease traps work, and why should you find a specialist to cover those services? We’ve provided a few answers below.

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Is a Sump Pump Right for Your Home?

Monday, December 18th, 2017

sump-pump-installationWe’re coming out of hurricane season, but heavy rains are always in the forecast around here, and that means there will always be a risk of flooding in your home. A good insurance policy is an absolute must when it comes to flooding, but you can do more than just call your insurer once the waters subside. The inclusion of a sump pump in your basement or similar spot can make a huge difference not only in preventing floodwater damage but in lowering your home insurance rates in the process. Here’s how it works.

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