As the weather continues to heat up, AC units all over the country are beginning to run a little harder. […]
What is hydro jetting? All plumbing systems and sewer lines are susceptible to blockages and clogged drains. Check out how hydro jetting helps!
Nothing is as frustrating as low water pressure. If you're asking why is my hot water pressure low, check out this blog that breaks down exactly what would cause low hot water pressure.
If you’re looking to help lower your energy bills, then here are six easy ways how you can make your home more energy efficient.
Every homeowner should know how to fix a leaking p trap. Read John C. Flood's guide on how to fix a leaking p trap under the sink.
There are many different types of pipes used in plumbing. Use John C. Flood's guide on how to recognize different types of pipes to learn more.
If you’re not a plumbing expert, then it’s likely you don’t know how to recognize polybutylene piping in your home. Here are some of the easiest ways to recognize "big blue" to keep your family and home safe!
If you are having trouble with your water heater, here are a few ways you can fix the problem yourself. If you find that you need a hot water heater replacement, make sure to call the plumbing experts at John C. Flood.
When you move into a new home, one of the very first things you'll want to do is locate the main water shut-off valve.
Here are a few of the tools you will need for your plumbing emergency kit.
Here are a few of the major do's and don'ts or remodeling your home's bathroom. Moving old plumbing for a bathroom remodel can be a huge undertaking. Choose John C. Flood to ensure your bathroom remodel runs smoothly.
The potential costs of a plumbing leak far outweigh the costs of signing up for a maintenance plan. Annual service inspections provides both instant gratification in the form of lower utility bills and long term benefits, such as maximizing the lifespan of your air conditioner.
A basic understanding of plumbing systems can help homeowners avoid devastating plumbing emergencies, achieve better energy efficiency, save money, and fix small bathroom plumbing problems. John C. Flood’s guide to familiarizing yourself with your bathroom’s plumbing can help you avoid costly repairs that come from neglecting regular plumbing maintenance.
If your shower gets hot whenever someone flushes the toilet, it could mean that you have an outdated plumbing system that isn’t properly regulating your shower water pressure. When the toilet is flushed, it temporarily diverts water away from the shower while the toilet is refilling causing your shower to become dangerously hot.
As soon as homeowners notice a leak in their home, they shouldn't hesitate to contact a Fairfax plumber to diagnose the problem before it becomes a costly disaster or exacerbates itself any further.