Category Archives: Pipes

A Plumbing Mystery

While most people know plumbers can unclog a toilet or replace a garbage disposal, we offer many services that customers may not think of! Here are a few services we offer, and a few services we refer out. 3 Things … Continue reading

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Can You Dig It?

This week, we fixed a customer’s sewer line that had bellied both under their home and in their yard. Did you know we do excavations regularly? If there is an underground plumbing issue such as a broken sewer line or … Continue reading

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Top 10 Money-Saving Plumbing Tips

This week we present a Top 10 List! This list will give you some great ideas to care for your plumbing and potentially save thousands of dollars in the long-term. Take a look and let us know what you think, … Continue reading

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Plumbing Words

In our field, there are quite a few terms that are used to describe common household plumbing that may not be known to the average homeowner. Today we are going to go over a few, so you can be more … Continue reading

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Whole-House Shut Off Valve: Where It is and How to Use It!

This week we would like to share a very important tip about your home: how to turn off your water. The past two weeks have been a busy time for us and all the plumbing industry as there have been … Continue reading

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Plumbing Tips to Get Ready for the Holidays

Here at DB’s Plumbing and Drain, we take the holiday season SERIOUSLY. This year, we are celebrating as a company by having a holiday party at our shop, complete with a Secret Santa and fun Christmas sweaters! We’re excited to see what … Continue reading

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Frost-Free Vs. Standard Hose Bibs- What’s the Difference?

Since Summer is in full swing, we all use our hoses for all sorts of things; washing the car, watering our plants, filling the pool. Many customers may find that where the hose attaches to their home, they have an issue. There … Continue reading

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Jetting: Great Benefits

Jetting is a very useful service we offer at DB’s Plumbing and Drain. The jetter is a large, tow-behind machine that can unclog drains, clean pipes, and prevent costly, unsanitary backups in your home. It works by propelling water at … Continue reading

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Your Garbage Disposal: Do’s and Don’ts

This week we are going to talk about the proper use of your garbage disposal, and how to make it last the longest.  A garbage disposal under correct and safe use typically lasts around 7-10 years. There are many misconceptions … Continue reading

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What Not To Put Down Your Drains

Many customers are unsure as to what their drains can handle in their homes. This can lead to costly backups and stoppages. When in doubt, we recommend you do not put it down the drain or flush it. Here are … Continue reading

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