Removing a Mobile Home Bathtub Drain

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Removing a Mobile Home Bathtub Drain

Posted on May 18, 2016 by Melbourne Plumber

Most mobile homes have a different plumbing system than the site build family housing units.  There are noticeable differences in the plumbing systems and the way water leaves the mobile home.  Unlike site build homes, mobile home units don’t often come with an overflow in the bathtub drain.  Given that Melbourne, FL is known for hard water buildup, replacing bathtub drains is fairly common, particularly with the older units. Out with the Old and in With the New Old drains tend to discolor over time.  They may rust, seals wear out and threads will eventually wear out if your tub ...

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Getting to Know Your Hot Water Heater

Posted on May 16, 2016 by Melbourne Plumber

Many people like to leave the plumbing, and everything about it, up to the professionals. That is okay, but there are still bits of information that the professional will need in order to give you an accurate quote for the fix you are requesting, especially when it comes to hot water heaters. There are a few things that all homeowners should know about their water heater in case an emergency occurs. This could be the difference in the licensed plumber being prepared for the task at hand or not. The Location and Type Pretty straight forward, the location of your ...

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Why Ordering an Inspection Before Purchasing a New Home Can Save You Money?

Posted on May 6, 2016 by Melbourne Plumber

There are thousands of homes on the market that will catch your eye, but only a few that will be the prime choices for your new home. One big mistake that some homeowners make is that they purchase their dream house without having it properly inspected first. Many decide that the appraisal of the home was done to cover every inch of the home and by that it is up to their standards. This is a huge mistake that could end up becoming very costly. What a Plumbing Inspection Can Prevent Inspections of the structure of the home are done ...

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How Some Plumbing Emergencies May Occur

Posted on May 3, 2016 by Melbourne Plumber

Everyone has dealt with a plumbing emergency at one point or another throughout their lives. It could have been flushing too much toilet paper and receiving an extremely large backflow, or clogging the sink while letting the dishwater out. Small things such as these may happen, but what happens when the emergency involves calling a licensed plumber? Some people tend to attempt do-it-yourself repairs on their personal plumbing and end up making the situation much worse. There are a few emergency jobs only a licensed plumber is trained to handle, that the average person might not be able to take ...

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