Custom Plumbing Blog

Why Does My Faucet Drip? 3 Possible Culprits

Why Does My Faucet Drip? 3 Possible Culprits

Why does my faucet drip? While not a life-and-death situation, answering this question can save you slowly rising levels of...
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What Does it Cost to Replace Plumbing in an Old House?

What Does it Cost to Replace Plumbing in an Old House?

The cost to replace plumbing in an old house depends on several factors. In this article, we try to lay...
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Time to Replace Plumbing in House? 5 Not-So-Subtle Signs

Time to Replace Plumbing in House? 5 Not-So-Subtle Signs

If you are wondering whether it’s time to replace the plumbing in your house, a few different signs could indicate...
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Is a Plumbing Slab Leak an Emergency? Here’s When to Start Worrying

Is a Plumbing Slab Leak an Emergency? Here’s When to Start Worrying

The damage that a plumbing slab leak causes is slow and steady, which is why homeowners often do not notice...
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5 More Signs of a Water Main Line Leak That Requires Immediate Attention

5 More Signs of a Water Main Line Leak That Requires Immediate Attention

When you don’t fix a water main line leak right away, it can cause damage that ranges from annoying to...
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5 Signs You Have a Water Main Leak That Needs Your Attention ASAP!

5 Signs You Have a Water Main Leak That Needs Your Attention ASAP!

If left unattended for even a short amount of time, a water main leak can cause serious damage to your...
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What Does Trenchless Sewer Repair Cost? You May Be Surprised

What Does Trenchless Sewer Repair Cost? You May Be Surprised

You have heard all about it, and now it’s time for the all-important question—what does trenchless sewer repair cost? This...
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What Is a Slab Leak and Can It Be Prevented?

What Is a Slab Leak and Can It Be Prevented?

As a homeowner, you have probably asked the question, “What is a slab leak?” This article answers the question and...
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Cast Iron Pipe Repair: Should You DIY or Let a Professional Help?

Cast Iron Pipe Repair: Should You DIY or Let a Professional Help?

Cast iron pipe repair is a serious issue for anyone who owns a home built before 1975. Is it possible...
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How Long Do Cast Iron Pipes Last? 4 Signs It’s Time to Replace Them

How Long Do Cast Iron Pipes Last? 4 Signs It’s Time to Replace Them

How long do cast iron pipes last? It’s an important question if your home’s plumbing is on the older side....
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What’s the Average Cost to Repipe a House?! 5 Reasons to Get an Estimate Now

What’s the Average Cost to Repipe a House?! 5 Reasons to Get an Estimate Now

The average cost to repipe a house depends on many different factors—the size of the house, the material the plumber...
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Dishwasher Drain Clogged? Top 3 Reasons (and Some DIY Tips)

Dishwasher Drain Clogged? Top 3 Reasons (and Some DIY Tips)

Is your dishwasher drain clogged? It’s easy to take this kitchen appliance for granted, so when yours stops working because...
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That Clogged Shower Drain Could Be a Sign of a Major ($$$) Plumbing Problem

That Clogged Shower Drain Could Be a Sign of a Major ($$$) Plumbing Problem

No homeowner wants to deal with serious plumbing issues. Unfortunately, many people miss some early warning signs of problems that...
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Water Leak Repair: How to Fix Water Stains on a Drywall Ceiling

Water Leak Repair: How to Fix Water Stains on a Drywall Ceiling

Water leak repair often requires more than fixing the plumbing problem that caused the leak in the first place. Drywall...
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Clogged Sink? Here’s How to Clean the Drain Trap

Clogged Sink? Here’s How to Clean the Drain Trap

When you have a clogged sink, the problem is usually an easy fix. This article discusses how to clean your...
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Don’t Flush Your Mistletoe…And Other Holiday Plumbing Tips

Don’t Flush Your Mistletoe…And Other Holiday Plumbing Tips

These plumbing tips could help you avoid a disaster this holiday season. Need an expert in a pinch? Contact Custom...
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Gift Idea: Get Your Loved One Some Plumbing Maintenance for Their Home This Year

Gift Idea: Get Your Loved One Some Plumbing Maintenance for Their Home This Year

We all know someone who has no clue what they are doing when it comes to plumbing maintenance. Maybe it’s...
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Why Is Water Quality Important? It’s about Health and Safety

Why Is Water Quality Important? It’s about Health and Safety

Why is water quality important? Your home’s water has a direct impact on your family’s health. Is it doing more...
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3 Floor Drain Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Business Fresh

3 Floor Drain Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Business Fresh

When was the last time you cleaned your floor drains? If it’s been a while, here are three simple floor...
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Are Slab Leaks Dangerous? Not Knowing the Answer Could Put You at Risk

Are Slab Leaks Dangerous? Not Knowing the Answer Could Put You at Risk

Slab leaks are among the most serious plumbing issues we deal with at Custom Plumbing. Are slab leaks dangerous, though?...
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