Why Is Water Overflowing Into My Sink When the Dishwasher Is on?

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Why Is Water Overflowing Into My Sink When the Dishwasher Is on?

There are certainly more disgusting emergencies than dishwasher water overflowing into your sink. Of course, this does not make the experience any less distressing. So why is water overflowing into the sink when you turn the dishwasher on anyway? Keep reading to learn about some of the reasons why such an oddity might occur. You may be able to solve … Read More

Why Is My Hot Water Dirty?

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Why Is My Hot Water Dirty?

  Water should never have a color. It is, therefore, understandably disturbing when you turn on the hot water in your home, and it looks “dirty.” Why does this happen? Is it safe to drink it? And how do you know when you should call a plumber? When it comes to plumbing issues, discolored water is one of the more … Read More

9 DIY Plumbing Tips You Should Know

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9 DIY Plumbing Tips You Should Know

When you own a home, as the phrase goes, it’s always something. Whether it’s your oil burner, your air conditioner, or your bathroom faucet, it sometimes feels like if it’s not one thing that breaks down, it’s another. When you’re experiencing a plumbing issue, you don’t always have to resort to calling in the professionals right away. There are sometimes … Read More

How To Unclog A Toilet

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How To Unclog A Toilet

Just the title of this article probably makes you cringe, right? Dealing with clogged toilets is an unpleasant mess for a homeowner to deal with, but you’re bound to run into it eventually. You’ll want to be prepared for this type of emergency and know what to do (or not do) to keep the toilet from overflowing. Jerry Seinfeld once … Read More

Does Your Home Have a Hidden Plumbing Leak?

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Does Your Home Have a Hidden Plumbing Leak?

These are signs that your home’s plumbing may be leaking When it comes to plumbing issues, a plumbing leak can create other problems around the house. Often times, plumbing issues can be hidden from sight and may go unnoticed for months.  If your plumbing is leaking, the sooner a plumber can repair the leak, the better. Take a look at … Read More

The Six Most Common Plumbing Emergencies

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The Six Most Common Plumbing Emergencies

Our speedy 24/7 emergency service is yet another reason why Plumbing By Jake is your go-to source for heating, cooling, plumbing, and refrigeration repair. Here are six of the most common plumbing emergencies that families and businesses alike experience. Overflowing toilet Whether your toilet is clogged or has a malfunctioning float mechanism, the first step to take is shutting off … Read More

Why is My Water Pressure So Low?

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Why is My Water Pressure So Low?

Low water pressure can have a number of causes. The key to troubleshooting lies in observing just where and when these problems occur. Here are some questions that you can ask yourself to help you understand why you are struggling with low water pressure. Is the Pressure Low Only When You Are Running Hot Water? You may have a problem … Read More