6 Common Plumbing Myths Busted
6 Common Plumbing Myths Busted Plumbing is an essential aspect of any household, and it’s not surprising that people have developed many misconceptions or myths about it. Unfortunately, these myths can lead to costly and dangerous mistakes. Here are six common plumbing myths debunked. 1. Lemon peels in the garbage disposal Many people believe…Read More
7 Key Tips for Preventing Frozen Busted Pipes
7 Key Tips for Preventing Frozen Busted Pipes Preventing busted or frozen plumbing pipes is a crucial aspect of maintaining a healthy and functional plumbing system in any household especially during cold freezing weather. Burst pipes can lead to significant damages to your property and can be a severe health hazard. When water freezes inside your pipes,…Read More
Have You Lost a Ring Down a Drain?
Have You Lost a Ring Down a Drain? As y’all surely know, rings are precious jewelry items that people wear to symbolize love, commitment, or even just as a fashion statement. Often they can even be highly cherished family heirlooms. We recently had a call from a client who thought she lost her wedding ring.…Read More
How much do you trust your water?
How Much Do You Trust Your Water? Asheville Water Quality and Contamination Results from Latest 2021 Analysis Do you ever spend time thinking about your water quality? If you go the EWG website (https://www.ewg.org/tapwater/system.php?pws=NC0111010) you can view the fairly disturbing last results from 2021 for Asheville. This analysis showed 20 contaminants total and 8 contaminants that…Read More
What exactly is an Expert Plumber?
What exactly is an Expert Plumber? An expert plumber aka master plumber is a professional who has specialized knowledge and skills in the installation, maintenance, and repair of plumbing systems. Plumbing systems refer to the network of pipes, valves, fixtures, and appliances that are used to supply water, gas, and waste disposal to homes, businesses,…Read More
The Pros & Cons of Tankless Water Heaters
Flushed with Knowledge: The Pros, Cons & Types Tankless water heaters are becoming increasingly popular among homeowners due to their space-saving size and efficiency. So you may find yourself asking “Should I switch to a tankless water heater?” We’ve compiled this detailed list of pros, cons and types of tankless water heaters to help you answer…Read More
Flushed with Knowledge: The Surprising Ancient History of Plumbing
Flushed with Knowledge: The Surprising Ancient History of Plumbing Ancient History of Plumbing Let’s take you back on a fascinating tour of the history of plumbing and ancient plumbing systems. Ancient civilizations like the Mesopotamians, Egyptians, Greeks and Romans were early pioneers in developing the basics of plumbing. Several thousand years ago they already used…Read More
Portable Tankless Water Heaters for Van-lifers and Tiny Homes
Portable Tankless Water Heaters for Van-lifers and Tiny Homes Hey y’all, what’s up? We know everybody pretty much wants to live in a van or tiny home these days. One of critical things you really need is a hot water heater, so let’s talk about the pros and cons of the commonly used small portable…Read More
Bottled Water vs. Water Filtration Systems – Saving Money, Health & the Planet
Bottled Water vs. Water Filtration Systems Saving Money, Health & the Planet We’re posting this informative blog to coincide with Earth Day. So Happy Earth Day! (from PlumbSmart your locally trusted green plumber) And as you surely know, many people simply don’t trust their tap water these days. A water quality article we posted a…Read More