Summer is in full swing in Jacksonville. Between the heat, the increased risk of tropical storms and hurricanes, and the almost daily showers, the season can present tons of issues for your home’s main sewer line. Here are some signs to watch out for to prevent serious damage to your home.
You put a bid on the house of your dreams, and your offer was accepted. Congratulations! Now it's time to put your own home on the market. Before you call your real estate agent, take a close look the following areas of your home:
Mold and mildew are serious problems in any room with lots of moisture – especially bathrooms. Smells, stains, and other hassles that result from mold can take a toll on your home, health, and wallet! We asked your Bill Fenwick plumbing pros how they prevent mold and mildew in their homes. Check out their top tips on keeping your bathroom looking and smelling fresh!
There are some plumbing jobs around your home that are easy to fix if you are handy and have the right tools. However, you could make a big mess and even make the problem worse if you make one of these common plumbing mistakes:
Clogged drains and sewer lines are common problems, especially in older homes and commercial buildings. When they happen, they can cause a mess with overflowing water, debris and sewage, and foul odors. Flushing the toilet can back water up into your bathtub or shower. The result is usually an emergency call to a plumber for help.
Have you ever wondered about the different types of toilets or how they work? Choosing a new toilet for your bathroom may seem like a mundane task, but finding the right one is important. In fact, you might even be surprised by all the innovative changes in toilets if you haven't replaced one in a while.
There is not much that beats a hot shower in the morning when you’re trying to wake up or at the end of the day when you’re trying to wind down. However, there’s nothing more annoying than stepping into the steam only to find that your shower head is leaking or has weak water pressure.
Time flies when you are providing excellent service! This year, Bill Fenwick Plumbing celebrates fifty years at our family-owned business! That is five decades of dedication, family, and pride in a job well done.
A lot can change in fifty years. New technologies rise, trends and fashions fall, entire cultures shift to new ways and traditions. What will never change, however, is our commitment to offering Jacksonville an honest, trustworthy, family-owned choice to count on when they encounter plumbing needs.
Jacksonville is known for many things – beautiful beaches, great weather, vibrant culture, and entertaining sports to name a few. Yet another widely enjoyed benefit of many Jacksonvillians – lower-than-average gas bills.
However, if you are noticing a spike in the amount of your gas bill, then it may be time to examine some of the few common culprits of this increase.
One of life’s little frustrations is running out of hot water while you are in the shower. Sometimes it is just a temporary setback attributed to someone turning on hot water elsewhere in your home. However, if you are constantly trying to beat the clock before you run out of hot water, your water heater might need maintenance or replacement. Some of the most common reasons you might be running out of hot water include: