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Safety Tips from Your Local Plumbers

Most homeowners take their plumbing for granted. But as trained and licensed plumbers for more than a quarter of a century, we know you should never take your plumbing for granted. Doing so could cause harm to you, your family and your property. So we’ve come up with a few safety tips to protect you [...]

By | 2017-11-10T07:32:35-05:00 November 15th, 2017|Home Improvement|Comments Off on Safety Tips from Your Local Plumbers

Aging in Place With Five Star Plumbing

The term “aging in place” generally means staying in your home as you get older, and making the modifications needed to make that possible – such as living in a one story house, adding a ramp to the front door, etc. Modifying your bathrooms and plumbing fixtures can also assist with aging in place. Five [...]

By | 2017-11-10T07:31:18-05:00 November 10th, 2017|Plumbing Maintenence|Comments Off on Aging in Place With Five Star Plumbing

Does Your Plumber Work Weekends?

Have you ever noticed when something goes wrong around the house, it’s in the evening or on the weekend? Maybe the problem started earlier in the day, but it’s only after you get home from work that you realize you need to call the plumber. Ah, the frustration. Who’s going to get to work late [...]

By | 2017-07-31T09:38:30-04:00 July 15th, 2017|Plumbing Maintenence|Comments Off on Does Your Plumber Work Weekends?

Do You Know Where Your Water Shut Off Valve Is?

If you had a pipe suddenly spring a leak, do you know what to do? Or what if an overhead sprinkler system accidentally goes off? Obviously, calling a plumber is on the list of things to do, but the very first thing you should do is shut off your home’s main water valve immediately. But [...]

By | 2017-07-31T09:33:46-04:00 July 1st, 2017|Home Improvement|Comments Off on Do You Know Where Your Water Shut Off Valve Is?

Do You Need Well Pump Service?

Do You Need Well Pump Service? If you live in a home with a water well system, and you want the system to keep running smoothly, you need to be on the lookout for signs that may indicate you’re due for well pump service – either well pump repair or well pump replacement. The key [...]

By | 2017-06-20T07:19:13-04:00 June 20th, 2017|Well Pumps|Comments Off on Do You Need Well Pump Service?

Well Pumps 101

Well Pumps 101 Submersible well pump or well jet pump? Do you know which one you have? Submersible Well Pump A submersible well pump is the type of well pump that is actually placed below ground, down the well to a certain depth. These are only for deeper wells. Well Jet Pump A well jet [...]

By | 2017-06-20T07:16:10-04:00 June 5th, 2017|Well Pumps|Comments Off on Well Pumps 101

What is a Master Plumber and Why Should You Hire One?

What is a Master Plumber and Why Should You Hire One? Not all plumbers are created equal. Heck, some of them aren’t even plumbers – they’re handymen who have learned a few things along the way. A master plumber may not need a college degree, but there is a lot of studying, classroom instruction and [...]

By | 2017-05-18T11:46:34-04:00 May 18th, 2017|Home Improvement|Comments Off on What is a Master Plumber and Why Should You Hire One?

Plumbing Maintenance Can Save You Money

Plumbing Maintenance Can Save You Money A plumbing maintenance plan is well worth a few bucks a month, because it can catch plumbing problems while they are little issues, rather than big, expensive problems. You probably have a maintenance plan for your vehicle, and possibly your HVAC system, so why not your plumbing?. Unless you’re [...]

By | 2017-05-18T11:42:58-04:00 May 5th, 2017|Plumbing Maintenence|Comments Off on Plumbing Maintenance Can Save You Money

Water Heater FAQs

Do you need a new water heater? Can your water heater be repaired? What’s the difference between the different kinds of water heaters? We’re glad you asked. Here at Five Star Plumbing, our plumbers are experts when it comes to water heaters. Most people take their water heater for granted. It usually sits in an [...]

By | 2017-04-26T11:26:54-04:00 March 27th, 2017|Home Improvement|Comments Off on Water Heater FAQs

Choosing a Plumber

When it comes to choosing a plumber, you want to find someone you can build a relationship with, who is capable of doing all of your plumbing repairs, both inside and out. Your plumber should be able to find the source of a leak, fix leaky pipes, install new fixtures, replace your outside sewer lines, [...]

By | 2017-04-26T11:25:10-04:00 March 26th, 2017|Home Improvement|Comments Off on Choosing a Plumber