Plumbing Articles

How Often Do I Need Plumbing Maintenance?

May 8, 2023
Image of piping. How Often Do I Need Plumbing Maintenance?

Professional maintenance helps you get the most out of your equipment. You’ll maximize your investment and enjoy the safety, comfort, and ease that your entire home’s plumbing system provides.

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Why Do My Drains Keep Clogging

February 22, 2023
Image of someone taking a plunger to their sink. Why Do My Drains Keep Clogging.

Are you dealing with one toilet clog after another? Or is your kitchen sink drain clogging more often than it should be?

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What to Do If Your Main Line Drain Is Clogged

November 11, 2022
Image of a main line drainage sign. What to Do If Your Main Line Drain Is Clogged.

Are you anxious after seeing water backing up in your Kalida home? After all, who wouldn’t worry when they see water piling up in their home? The truth is this could be a sign of a serious problem—a clogged main line drain.

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What Is a Plumbing Inspection?

September 17, 2021
what is a plumbing inspection?

At Knueve & Sons, we recommend an annual plumbing inspection for your Kalida home. Many homeowners pass on the inspection not realizing its importance in your regular home maintenance.

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Prepping Your Plumbing for Winter

November 30, 2020
Row of residential houses in winter with snow, Prepping Your Plumbing for Winter

Imagine this winter, sitting in your Kalida home by the fire, looking out the window at the falling snowflakes while sipping your hot cocoa with marshmallows. Life is good. It is good, that is, until you hear the loud rush of water somewhere in your Ohio home.

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How to Unclog a Drain

August 24, 2020
Homeowner pouring baking soda down the kitchen sink after learning how to help unclog a drain.

It’s bound to happen to Kalida homeowners sooner or later—a clogged drain. Although clogged drains are often a nuisance, they can many times be managed at home with inexpensive solutions. Our team at Knueve & Sons wants to share some affordable, effective ways to unclog a home drain as well as tips on preventing the problem in the future.

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6 Common Plumbing Mistakes

May 21, 2020
Plunger in Sink

Resolving your home’s plumbing issues on your own? Take to heart these six common plumbing mistakes our professionals often see.

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How Do I Fix a Clogged Drain in My House?

September 4, 2018
Baking soda poured to unclog drainage system at home

There are some home remedies you can try to clear a clogged drain. And things that you can do at home to help keep it from happening again. Try these things at home before investing in some of the harsh chemicals they sell at the store. Often these products can cause damage to your pipes…

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What Plumbing Problems Are Costing Me Money?

July 19, 2018
Leaky faucet in Kalida

At Knueve & Sons, our plumbers recommend addressing the problems when you initially notice them to help you save money in the long run. What are the most commonly seen plumbing problems?

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Hiring a Plumber

April 26, 2018
Customer's hand picking a handyman from a line with a painter

Hiring a qualified, experienced and honest plumber is an important step for a homeowner. It is important to find a plumber that knows what he/she is doing. There are a few things to check before making your final decision.

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