4 Types of Plumbing Pipes

Household piping is something most homeowners don’t know much about. To make matters more confusing, there are four different types of plumbing pipes. Each one has different needs when it comes to care and maintenance. Here at 1st Choice Plumbing, we want you to know as much as possible about your plumbing system. Here’s a brief … [Read more…]

4 Ways to Help Your Plumbing Around the Holidays

The holidays are a time filled with joy and laughter. While you’re planning the festivities, you’re probably not thinking about your plumbing. But if you’re not careful, your plumbing can turn into a real problem. To help you enjoy the days ahead, your local plumber repair service wants to share some advice. Here are 1st … [Read more…]

When Is it Time to Replace Your Plumbing?

You know that saying, “you’re only as old as you feel?” Sometimes your plumbing feels that way, too. Your plumbing, if it’s been well-cared for and serviced routinely, can last well beyond its expected lifespan. But how do you know when is it time to replace a plumbing system? Here at 1st Choice Plumbing, provide … [Read more…]

What Happens After Backflow Testing?

If you’re required to have a backflow preventer at your home or business, you know that you must conduct backflow testing on a regular basis. But what happens after that process is completed? 1st Choice Plumbing explains how those results are used. Who determines how often testing is needed? State and municipal codes specify when these … [Read more…]

Got Pipe Problems? 5 Things That May Be to Blame

The pipes in your home do a lot – and when they don’t work, they cause a lot of problems. When it comes piping and repiping work, 1st Choice Plumbing has the answers you need. Here’s some information about five common pipe problems that you need to watch out for: Misuse of your garbage disposal – When you … [Read more…]

Does Your Business Need a Backflow Preventer?

Certain homes need backflow preventers, but so do many businesses. Here at 1st Choice Plumbing, we provide both residential and commercial plumbing services, including the installation of backflow prevention systems and backflow testing. Here’s a brief overview of the types of businesses that need a backflow preventer: What businesses need backflow preventers? Certain types of companies … [Read more…]

What Should You Do to Get a Backflow Preventer?

Knowing when you need a backflow preventer is important. However, it’s equally critical that you take the right steps to install one. Preventing backflow is necessary to protect the health of your community. You see, backflow can seriously contaminate the water supply, causing unhealthy conditions and a huge headache. So what should you do if … [Read more…]

Is it Easy to Find a Water Leak?

Water leaks are a big problem. That’s why you want to find them before they cause lots of damage. Leak detection services take some of the guesswork out of locating the source of the issue. But how easy is it to find a water leak? The plumbers at 1st Choice Plumbing have a brief overview. … [Read more…]

How Do Water Leaks Develop?

Knowing the signs of a water leak is important. Catching the problem early through leak detection will save you a lot of hassle (and money) down the road. But what causes leaks to form in the first place? At 1st Choice Plumbing we know a thing or two about leaks. Here’s what our water leak detectors … [Read more…]