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Common Hot Water Heater Problems & How to Solve Them

Your water heater works hard in your entire home. It provides hot water for all of your appliances and taps. Sometimes, it may work a little too hard. Or, perhaps, not hard enough.  Is your water too hot? Too cold? Do you notice leaks or…

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Benefits of a Touchless Water Faucet

It doesn’t surprise most of us to walk into the restroom at a restaurant, store or other public place and find a touchless faucet at the sink. Touchless faucets are becoming increasingly more common in businesses everywhere, especially because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Would it…

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Descaling and Maintaining Your Tankless Hot Water Heater

Keeping your home’s tankless water clean is important for your and your family’s health, as your water heater comes into contact with all of the tap water in your home-the water you and your family drink, cook and clean with. Over time, all water heaters…

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Excessive Water in Your Home Plumbing System

High water pressure is an issue you might not know you have until it’s too late. Excess water in your pipes can cause issues in your home like pinhole leaks in your plumbing, and can drastically shorten the life of your washing machine, water heater,…

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frozen hose bib

What to Do About Frozen Hose Bibs

With the weather warming up, many of us are thinking about getting back into the garden. We’re buying grass seed to cover those bare patches and thinking about spring planting. Unfortunately, some of us may discover that spring gardening will have to wait. We may…

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What a Plumbing Vent Problem is & How to Know if You Have One

One of the most common complaints we get here at Armstrong Plumbing is about sinks and tubs that drain too slowly. Often, homeowners will complain about gurgling or bubbling sounds in their pipes as well. These signs all point to a vent problem. Here’s what…

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noisy pipes

Noisy Pipes? Here are 5 Common Pipe Noises & Likely Causes

A banging pipe can be a scary sound – and not just on Halloween. Often, it means that you’ll have to do some detective work to identify the problem and get it fixed. At Armstrong, we’re well-versed in the language your pipes speak. Let us…

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tankless water heater

The Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater

No homeowner wants to hear that they need a new water heater. The cost of having a new one installed, including labor, can cost you over a thousand dollars. Yet, this appliance has an important job to do, especially if you have a big family.…

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Smart Plumbing Products for Your Home

You may have heard about “smart homes,” homes connected to internet devices that allow you to set your alarm or turn your lights off remotely. If you’re not familiar with smart home products, it may be time to do some research. Smart home capabilities are…

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How to Tell if You Have a Water Leak

Do you suspect you have a water leak? An obvious leak is easy to spot, but when a leak is hard to find, it can drive any homeowner a little crazy. Here are a few tips for investigating a leak and knowing when to call…

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Plumbing Tips in the Time of COVID-19

Do you have family stuck at home? Now that you’re practicing social distancing, working from home, and staying in when you can, you may be placing a few more demands on your home’s plumbing system.  With people in the house all the time, there are…

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