1. How to Stop Your Toilet From Running

    Is your toilet running? Then you better go catch it! All jokes aside, if you find that after your flush your toilet, the water doesn’t stop running, it needs to be promptly addressed. A running toilet isn’t only noisy; it is also wasting gallons of water. Fortunately, fixing a running toilet is actually a rather simple repair that doesn’t usually require a professional plumbing company. STEP…Read More

  2. 5 Water-Saving Tips For Your Kitchen

    Conserving water is an important effort we must all join in on for the sake of the environment, but it is also beneficial for your finances. In our previous blog, we went over some ways you can save water in your bathroom. In this blog, we will go over tips for conserving water in the kitchen. Fill your dishwasher Good news if you hate hand-washing dishes: you have an excuse not to now! Hand-washi…Read More

  3. 5 Water-Saving Tips For Your Bathroom

    When you make an effort to conserve water, it’s good not only for your wallet, but for the environment. Therefore, it is important that we all do our part to reduce our water use. Fortunately, there are simple steps you can take to conserve more water in your home. The rooms that are most relevant to your efforts are your bathroom and kitchen. In this blog, we will focus on water-saving tips for…Read More

  4. Easy Plumbing Tips for Business Owners

    As a business owner, you probably always have too much to do. So if something isn’t causing you any problems right now, sometimes it isn’t worth thinking about. But, in an effort to help business owners cut down on costs associated with their plumbing, here are a few tips to help you save on your plumbing costs. Check for Leaks In one of our earlier entries, we discussed just how much water yo…Read More

  5. Buying A House? Don’t Forget To Do This During Inspection

    There are few events more exciting and complicated in one’s life than buying a home. First of all, it’s a high dollar purchase, probably the largest of your entire life. Even once you’ve made it all the way through the loan approval process and actually had an offer accepted on the home of your dreams, you’re not out of the woods yet. You still have to survive the inspection. This process …Read More

  6. What Is Hydro Jetting And Do I Need It?

    There are several well known ways to clear a clogged drain or sewer line. You might want to reach for the chemical drain cleaner, but as we discussed in a previous post, there are some very compelling reasons to not do that. In addition to liquid cleaners, you might try snaking or cabling, which are slightly more involved methods of drain cleaning that are best left up to a professional plumber. W…Read More

  7. Clogged Drain? Read This Before Cracking Open That Drain Cleaner.

    You've been trying to ignore it, but it's finally gotten ridiculous. Every time you take a shower, you end up standing in five inches of water before you’ve had a chance to rinse out the shampoo. This standing water cannot, um, stand. So, you towel off, rush to the grocery and grab the biggest, baddest looking bottle of drain cleaner you can find. Without hesitation, you dump a bunch of it into …Read More

  8. The 5 Most Common Types Of Residential Leaks

    Drip. Drip. Drip. You can hear it when the house is quiet. Something in your house is leaking. Or maybe you can't hear it, but you can feel it when you look at your water bill. Somehow your house is wasting water, and it's costing you big time. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, “Ten percent of homes have leaks that waste 90 gallons or more per day.” And even worse, “the …Read More

  9. 4 Types Of Water Heaters Ranked By Energy Efficiency

    There's nothing worse than waking up for work on a cold Washington morning, and jumping into a freezing shower. You double check the faucets just in case you twisted the wrong one in your sleepy morning haze, but no, they’re fine. It’s your ancient water heater that’s finally gone on the fritz. It’s pretty hard to continue on with your life without access to hot running water, so you’ll …Read More

  10. Signs You Need Professional Drain Cleaning ASAP

    Many people are surprised to learn that Action Jackson plumbing offers professional drain cleaning services. Isn’t a slow or clogged drain just a sign that you need to dump some store bought drain cleaner down it? If it’s really bad, you can just go to the hardware store and pick up one of those drain snaking things and get it fixed up in a few minutes, right? Wrong. Even though we don’t thi…Read More