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Does the Water at Home Taste Funny?

Posted by Bill Fenwick on Fri, Aug 24, 2018 @ 12:13 PM

bigstock-Running-Tap-Water-1324014Clean water is an essential part of daily life. If you’re noticing that the water that comes out of your faucet isn’t tasting quite as fresh as you’d like, you might be wondering how on earth that sort of problem could happen. After all, don’t you get water from a supply that’s always safe and clean?

While the water that comes out of the pipe might be safe to drink, there are a number of reasons you could be experiencing a funny taste. Use this guide to learn more about your water’s strange flavor and how you may be able to fix it.

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Tags: Plumbing horrors, Plumbing Repairs, piping

Answers to Your 5 Most Common Plumbing Questions

Posted by Bill Fenwick on Tue, Jul 24, 2018 @ 10:45 AM

 

Maintaining the plumbing in your home is important tbigstock-Close-up-Of-A-Male-Plumber-Fix-226841344-1o preventing water damage and keeping your water bills in check. But when the same things keep happening over and over again, or your water bill suddenly spikes up without an obvious reason, it can be a little confusing. So, it’s only normal you would be looking for answers. Here are five of the most common plumbing questions that homeowners have about the plumbing in their homes.

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Tags: kitchen plumbing, piping, plumbing facts, water heater, Clogged Drains, garbage disposal, water bill

Proactive Plumbing: How To Tell If You Need To Repipe

Posted by Bill Fenwick on Wed, May 10, 2017 @ 12:45 PM

Is it time to repipe your home?When it comes to home maintenance, being proactive always pays, and this is especially true with plumbing. The better you are at inspecting your pipes and identifying damage early on, the easier it is to prevent that damage from growing out of control. The following factors can impact whether you need to repipe; by keeping an eye on them, you can keep plumbing problems and repair costs to a minimum:

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Tags: Repipe, piping, plumbing

Why is My Gas Bill So High?

Posted by Bill Fenwick on Mon, Jan 30, 2017 @ 10:01 AM

Surprised by your gas bill?Residents of warm-weather areas, such as Jacksonville, grow used to seeing low gas bills every month. Winter, however, can bring an unpleasant sticker shock along with the cooler weather. Many may find their budgets thrown off by this sudden rise in the amount they must pay on a usually low utility.

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Tags: Gas Leaks, Gas Piping, Bill Fenwick, piping, plumbing, Tips

Water Works: Know How to Manage Water in Your Home

Posted by Bill Fenwick on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 @ 12:48 PM

A common location for Floridians' shut-off valve is underground near the hose bibbAlmost every room in your home has access to plumbing, and even rooms like your bedroom have adjacent access. From showering, to brushing our teeth, to doing laundry, to cooking, most of our daily activities require water. Despite this fact, most homeowners don’t know a ton about their plumbing. But knowing how to shut your water off can become essential very quickly in the case of emergencies. It can also be helpful if you’re doing some quick DIY plumbing that you learned in our eBook or in one of our blogs.

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Tags: DIY, Tips, piping, how to turn off water, water regulation, main water valve

Invest in Your Home to Add Value

Posted by Bill Fenwick on Wed, Aug 31, 2016 @ 09:00 AM

bigstock-Female-Hands-Framing-Custom-Ba-120552998.jpgYour home isn't only the refuge where you go to rest, recharge, and enjoy your family. Your home is an investment of both finances and time, and may be the largest investment you ever make. A comfortable, renovated home is a joy to live in, as well as an expenditure that will repay your efforts down the line in the event of sale or appraisal.

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Tags: kitchen remodel, Bathroom remodel, plumbing, piping

The Homeowner's Guide to Piping

Posted by Bill Fenwick on Mon, Aug 29, 2016 @ 04:31 PM

Copper pipes are very durable.As a homeowner, whether you’re new to it or you’ve been in the same house for 20+ years, you already know that a house needs attention to look its best and give back to your family. While you probably spend considerable time and money on your home, one area you might be neglecting is your pipes.

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Tags: pipes, plumbing, piping, plumbing maintenance

Bill Fenwick Plumbing Now Offers Natural Gas Piping Services

Posted by Bill Fenwick on Sat, Sep 20, 2014 @ 02:07 PM
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Tags: Tankless Water Heater, water heater, pipes, Bill Fenwick Plumbing, Natural gas piping, piping

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