Admiral Plumbing Services Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Boynton Beach’

3 Tips for an Emergency Sink Leak

Monday, May 9th, 2022

We’ve all been there–you’re just cleaning up from a dinner you just cooked, and the dishes are almost done when you see a puddle coming from underneath the sink. When you open up the cabinet you see the awful sink leak that can quickly ruin any other plans you had for the night. As it starts spraying you with water and making you feel uncomfortable, that’s when it can be hard to think clearly.

Well, take a deep breath and congratulate yourself for arriving at this blog post. We’re the plumbing experts, and we make sure to help each and every customer that’s in need of it. If you’re in need of a plumber in Boynton Beach, FL then you can always call us for fast and effective support.

However, it still takes some time for a plumbing pro to get to your house. That’s why these steps will help you avoid further damage to your home.

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Are You Dealing With a Tree Root Invasion?

Monday, February 28th, 2022

Wow, now that sounds like a horror movie we’d like to see in theaters. Just make sure you give us the credit next time you decide to write the screenplay for the Invasion of the Tree Roots! All jokes aside, a tree root invasion is just as bad as you think it is. Trees are resilient, and while they’re beautiful and our ally in fighting climate change and keeping property pretty and pristine, they’re our enemy when it comes to our plumbing systems.

Tree roots can insidiously poke holes and rip openings in your old sewer pipes. They love all of the wastewater that would normally be sent to a water treatment plant. Also, tree roots love to expand to the point where they’re taking control of your underground property. This is a problem that requires a professional plumber in Boynton Beach, FL, and here’s why!

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Here’s Why Lead Pipes Are Bad

Monday, October 25th, 2021

Two weeks ago we talked about the different types of repiping materials. Between copper and different types of PVC, there are a whole host of great materials that can last for years to come when you’re in need of a pipe replacement. Now we must beg the question—when would you need to replace your pipes?

Well, as a team of professional plumbers in Boynton Beach, FL, we’d tell you to replace your pipes for a number of reasons. If you’re dealing with constant leaks or if your plumbing system doesn’t work as it should, then we suggest you replace your plumbing system.

However, another reason why you might want to consider replacing your pipes is if you’ve got lead pipes in your home. Many older homes that were built before 1960 have lead piping, and it can be bad for your home in a number of different ways.

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Avoid Commercial Slab Leaks at ALL Cost

Monday, September 13th, 2021

Here are a few questions that commercial space owners ask us on a regular basis:

  • What’s the most expensive commercial plumbing problem that can be found during an inspection?
  • Are there any commercial plumbing issues that can severely endanger the foundation of my building?
  • Why do commercial plumbers always check out basements and crawlspaces?

The answer to all of these questions is the notorious “slab leak.”

Commercial plumbing in Boynton Beach, FL is fairly simple when things are in good shape. We can ensure drains are not clogged, appliances are running, and no water is being wasted. We’ll fix leaks and even repipe a whole establishment. That’s the easy part.

The hard part of our job is when we encounter a building’s foundation that is in desperate need for repairs. This problem is called a “slab leak,” and it can be expensive to repair, as well as a necessary cost to keep your structure standing.

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The Unforeseen Costs of a Water Leak

Monday, June 21st, 2021

Water leaks aren’t always how they’re depicted in television and media. We’ve all seen the old cartoons where a pipe starts gushing water and filling up the first floor of a whole home. While yes, there are gushing, major leaks that can be a devastating problem, but these are rare and often the easiest leaks to deal with. In those cases, you can just simply shut your water off, call a plumber, and clean up the mess.

One of the hard aspects of water leaks can be detecting them and dealing with minor leaks that might not feel like they need to be addressed immediately.

First of all, we’d like to tell you that our team of plumbers in Boynton Beach, FL are great to have on hand even when you’re not sure about the service you need. And secondly, let’s talk about some hidden costs of water leaks that you might not be aware of!

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Time for a Toto Toilet!

Monday, March 15th, 2021

We don’t talk about toilets nearly enough on this blog, and when we do, it’s usually just about your typical toilet system. Most homeowners don’t even know that they can upgrade their toilet to a number of wonderful new types of toilets that are better for you and your plumbing system.

The neat part about upgrading your toilet system with the help of professional toilet plumbing in Boynton Beach, FL, is that you can do it how you want to. There are various different types of Toto toilets available from our team, and each one is designed to help a certain aspect of your life. From heated seats, to a built-in bidet, to a more ergonomic form that will help your back and give you better posture.

Let’s jump right into why a Toto toilet is totally for you!

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5 Tips to Improve Your Plumbing

Monday, January 4th, 2021

Howdy folks! It’s your super-friendly, neighborhood plumbing team coming out with another blog post about your home plumbing system. Sure, it might not seem like the most exciting topic to talk about, but you’ll notice by the end of this blog post that saving money on plumbing appliances could be the best news you’ve gotten this year.

So, to put it bluntly, we’re going to talk about some nifty ways you can keep your plumbing in great shape going forward in 2021. No, these aren’t incredibly expensive, and they’re not the kinds of tips that require you to go above and beyond. We’re just trying to make it normal for homeowners to care about their plumbing in Boynton Beach, FL almost as much as we do!

So sit tight, grab some popcorn, maybe even a pen and paper, and read about how you can help your plumbing system.

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Are You Suffering From Poor Water Pressure?

Monday, December 7th, 2020

Too many people view water pressure issues as just something “natural” about their home, when these types of issues are actually fixable. Sure, not everyone gets access to some of the powerful water pressure that comes from city water or other municipalities—but nobody should have dripping water faucets that can’t do their job properly either. Normally, poor water pressure is a sign of a plumbing issue, not a sign that you’re just living in the wrong area.

In the spirit of being experts on plumbing in Boynton Beach, FL, we’re going to help you get control of your water pressure. If you call us, we can help target the problem and have it repaired quickly and effectively. In the meantime, we’ll talk about why low water pressure is caused by a variety of plumbing issues that are completely avoidable!

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Tips to Take Care of Your Sewer Line

Monday, June 22nd, 2020

Sewers are one of those home systems that we’d rather leave alone and not concern ourselves with unless we have to. For sewers, it’s all about treating problems at their source, and the source of everything that goes wrong with your home sewer system is the drain. Think about it, everything that ever gets into your sewer, starts in your drain and has to travel through your plumbing.

Any plumber in Boynton Beach, FL will tell you that you’ve got to keep your drains clear in order to have a healthy sewer system that doesn’t need too much work throughout its lifetime. What they fail to mention are the various services that can help you reach this goal. From pipe inspection to sewer cleaning services, you can actively play a role in keeping your sewer in good shape for years to come.

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Water Heater Maintenance FAQ: What You Can Do

Monday, June 8th, 2020

When a team of professionals tells you that your water heater is on its last legs, you should probably listen. That being said, water heaters last for a considerably long time, over a decade in the best cases, so you’ve got to look beyond the bad news and look at how a water heater gets to such a bad state. Water heaters require maintenance, long term care for their lives so that it can provide hot water to your home while consuming as little energy as possible.

As your neighborhood plumbers, we’ve got a few tips that could help better the efficiency and efficacy of your water heater. Professional plumbing in Boynton Beach, FL is required if you notice anything wrong, and the earlier you let a professional know about problems, or schedule maintenance, the better of you’ll be. So, let’s talk about some ways you can extend the lifespan of your water heater.

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