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Selecting the Right Sump Pump for Your Basement

What is a Sump Pump? Choosing a good sump pump for your basement is important to prevent any moisture or flood-related issues. A sump pump is either pit or basin positioned under the basement floor that includes a container and a pump to remove…
leaking toilet

Don’t have a bad Monday; know when to DIY and when to call a plumber

Knowing when it's beyond a do-it-yourself project The DIY movement continues to help many save money and creates a sense of accomplishment and pride for some. It’s important, though, to know which projects to tackle and which ones to leave…

Essential Plumbing Tools You Need For Your Home

While many plumbing fixes require professional plumbers, we at Narrow Plath Plumbing are well aware that there are some fixes that the average property owner can do on their own. By doing your own basic plumbing repairs, you can save yourself…
Man shopping for bathroom fixture

Tips For Buying Your Own Plumbing Fixtures

We take pride in being remodeling experts, but we understand that some folks want to be a little more hands-on when it comes to redoing their kitchen or bath. Some people prefer to buy their own fixtures because they may want to be sure that…
Leaking sink while calling a plumber

What to do in Plumbing Emergencies

Plumbing emergencies can be scary, particularly as the threat of water damage to your home and other property can sometimes be more expensive than the plumbing repairs themselves. If you find yourself in a plumbing emergency, you need to call…

Bathroom Remodeling

Bathroom remodeling is one of the most popular home upgrades, and it is also one of the most difficult. While many other remodeling projects can be great do-it-yourself activities, the bathroom is often not one of them. In this relatively…
Disassembling Garbage Disposal

Sharpening Garbage Disposal Blades

Your garbage disposal is one of your most helpful household appliances, when it is working correctly. Most folks believe that sharp garbage disposal blades are a key element to keeping this appliance working well, but most folks don’t know…

Flushing Water Heaters

Flushing your water heater twice a year will prolong the life of your heater. It’s a simple process that will give you many more years of use. To flush your water heater, hook a garden hose to your heater’s bottom drain. Run the hose…