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Find out why you shouldn't flush disposable wipes from the experts at Calhoun Plumbing

What’s Wrong With Flushing Disposable Wipes?

People commonly flush disposable wipes down the toilet. Unfortunately, this practice can lead to a variety of problems in the home’s plumbing, including slow drains and sewer backups. Know why this causes a problem and what you can do about to help you protect your home’s plumbing from clogs and expensive repairs. Why Is Toilet
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Tips to remodel your bathroom on a budget from the experts at Calhoun Plumbing

How to Remodel Your Bathroom on a Budget

A common real estate adage saying states that kitchens and bathrooms sell houses. With that in mind, your 1950s-style bath (the one that comes complete with a decades-old toilet, seafoam green fixtures, and tile that that has years of grimy build-up along the edges) isn’t doing you any favors. A bathroom remodel is a home
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Learn how hot to set your home water heater from the Pros at Calhoun Plumbing.

How Hot Is Hot Enough for a Home Water Heater?

Hot water can fight germs and infestations in amazing ways, but only when it’s hot enough. Experts have advised people to set their water heaters to a maximum temperature of 120 degrees Fahrenheit. However, researchers now advise people to set their water heaters at higher temperatures. Who’s giving the right advice when it comes to
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Tips from Calhoun Plumbing to stop wasting water through water leaks.

Wasted Water Woes: Stop Your Leak Right Now

The drip, drip, drip coming from your bathroom faucet is more than just annoying; it’s causing problems for you and your home. Whether you have a slowly leaking sink, a dripping shower head, a toilet that keeps filling (when no one is pushing down on the handle) or a mysterious pipe that’s losing water from
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