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Plumbing: More Than a Trade


Plumbing: More Than a Trade People tend to enjoy works of literature, like novels and poetry, as well as having an appreciation for visual arts and music. That’s what most people think art is: Van Gogh paintings, Mozart’s sonatas, and maybe works by Robert Frost or Hemmingway. However, this word, ‘art’ is not restricted by... Read more »

Common Materials Used in Plumbing


Common Materials Used in Plumbing As a plumbing student, there is a lot of information to learn. There is information about techniques used, tricks of the trade, chemicals, customer service, and the materials used in the field. There is no right or wrong way to learn about each of these things, but sometimes the easiest... Read more »

Tips For Your First Plumbing Job


Tips For Your First Plumbing Job If you’ve decided to become a plumber, you are in for an exciting industry full of learning, growing, and doing. Professional plumbers know these tips, but you should too! Figuring this information out before your first plumbing job is sure to impress your new boss as well as earn... Read more »

Why Does My Plumbing Smell?


Why Does My Plumbing Smell? Do your kitchen or bathroom drains give off a nasty smell? There are a few reasons why this usually happens, but your best bet for getting rid of the problem and keeping your drains smelling fresh is to get a professional drain cleaning. But there are some minor issues that... Read more »

Better At-Home Plumbing Practices


Better At-Home Plumbing Practices You’ve heard the saying “time is money”? When it comes to your plumbing system, that is definitely true. If you take the time to engage in some preventative maintenance on a regular basis, you can prolong your plumbing system's lifespan. You can avoid many plumbing repairs and the associated costs of... Read more »