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Water Pipes

Your water pipes provide the water you use every day — for drinking, showering, and washing your hands. Yet when those pipes leak or burst, that water causes thousands of dollars in damage. Call our 24/7 help line to partner with a Benjamin Franklin Plumbing water pipe expert!

Water Pipe Emergency Repair

A leaking water pipe sends gallons of water gushing down the inside of your walls. When pipes burst inside a home the damage can render it uninhabitable: floorboards curl, mold grows everywhere, and thousands of dollars in repairs are needed. That’s why you need to call Benjamin Franklin Plumbing to limit the damage and ensure you and your family are back home — ASAP.

Water Pipe Inspection

Since leaking water pipes can cause chaos in addition to thousands of dollars in damage, prevention needs to be your priority. If you think there’s even a small chance you may have a water pipe leak, bring out Benjamin Franklin Plumbing for a water pipe inspection. Our expert plumbers will be able to find a a small leak in your water pipe and fix it — before it grows into a disaster.

Corroded Water Pipes

Outdated metal pipes can corrode or oxidize, causing flakes of rust and an odd smell or taste to invade your clean water. Few things are as disconcerting as sipping a glass of water and drinking in flakes of rust. If you see rust in your water or experience a change in smell or taste, bring out a Benjamin Franklin Plumber to examine your pipes for corrosion.

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How to Prep Your Home’s Plumbing for a Blizzard

Winter Weather Checklist for Your Home’s Plumbing As the nation braces for blizzards, bomb cyclones, and everything in between, it’s important to maintain your plumbing system to prevent a complete shutdown. Sometimes, a few preventive steps can spare you from frozen pipes and flooding during a storm. Follow this Ready.gov checklist to help prevent plumbing […]Read More
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How to Handle a Frozen Septic System

How to Handle a Frozen Septic System You already know that winter temperatures can freeze plumbing pipes. But did you know that frost can freeze your septic system, too? Yikes! Depending on the depth of septic pipes and depth of frost, your septic pipes, tank, or soil treatment system can freeze. Dirty water and sludge […]Read More
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Avoid Holiday Kitchen Sink Clogs

How to Treat – And Prevent – a Kitchen Sink Clog The turkey is trimmed and the pumpkin pie is baked. The last thing you need during the holidays is a kitchen sink clog! Avoid a holiday disaster with these kitchen plumbing tips. Garbage Disposals: The Quick n’ Dirty An overworked garbage disposal is one […]Read More