Welcome to the Atlas Home Services Blog, your source for plumbing tips, maintenance guides, and the latest AHS news! We feature topics including tips that can save you money and extend the life of your plumbing. Thanks for stopping by!
Learn how to detect and locate small, hidden leaks to prevent costly, serious water damage from spreading unchecked in your home.Details
These prevention, maintenance and troubleshooting tips can help you keep your kitchen sink drain and garbage disposal operational.Details
Completing inspections and fall plumbing maintenance tasks can improve the efficiency of your plumbing systems and prevent potential problems.Details
With minor proactive maintenance periodically performed by yourself or a trusted plumber, you can improve your water heater’s efficiency and extend its lifespan. Follow these three tips to keep your water heater, whether tank-type or tankless, in the best working condition possible.Details
In anticipation of summer rain, you may want to have your sump pump serviced and upgraded for added protection and capacity. A battery back-up sump pump is your last fail-safe to preventing catastrophic flooding and water damage to your home. It is an effective and viable (but short-term) back-up solution to preventing flooding in your home while a plumber fixes or replaces the primary pump.Details
It is well known that most people like to save money on home repairs. But it’s important to know which plumbing issues require a professional plumber, one with the technical training, skills and experience to diagnose and repair the problem. Here are some common issues homeowners tend to experience, and why you should leave the repairs to the professionals.Details
Pipes wear down. Water heaters break. Plumbing fixtures leak. It’s not a question of “if;” it’s a matter of “when.” According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the average household’s leaks can account for nearly 10,000 gallons of wasted water each year. And with leaks in your home equating to roughly 10 percent of your water bill, having a smart home product, such as a leak and flood detection and prevention system like the LeakSmart Pro, will help protect your investment and provide peace of mind.Details