Five Costly Plumbing Mistakes To Avoid

You could save yourself from many expensive plumbing issues just by sticking to certain basics. Unfortunately, most homeowners fail to pay heed to these basics and end up running into huge plumbing bills. Here are five important plumbing mistakes that you should avoid. 1. Ignoring Minor Plumbing Issues Whenever there should be a minor plumbing […]

Monday, September 14th, 2015 ( No Comments )

Is It A Good Idea To Attempt DIY Water Heater Repair?

Life could become complicated if something should go wrong with your water heater, especially during the winter. One of the mistakes that most homeowners make when it comes to water heater repair is that they try to postpone their call to a plumber as long as possible thinking that the problem will disappear on its […]

Thursday, August 13th, 2015 ( No Comments )

Pathmaker Plumbing Services

The best way to avoid significant plumbing issues is to attend to maintenance and small problems before they grow into something more. Pathmaker Plumbing is dedicated to serving the Charlotte, NC area with professional residential plumbing services that increase the life of your plumbing system with innovative and affordable solutions.  We take care of your […]

Monday, July 20th, 2015 ( No Comments )

Top Five Winter Plumbing Maintenance Tips

Winter is just round the corner and it could prove to be an expensive time of the year when it comes to residential plumbing. You certainly would not want to channel your holiday budget into plumbing expenses. You could save a lot of money on your plumbing repair and plumbing maintenance by taking certain precautionary […]

Monday, July 20th, 2015 ( No Comments )

Deciding When To Call A Professional Plumber

As far as residential plumbing issues are concerned most of the problems could be resolved at a very low cost easily if only the homeowner calls the plumber at the right time. Most people just hope that their plumbing issues such as a leaking faucet or a poorly performing heater will resolve itself. As a […]

Monday, January 12th, 2015 ( No Comments )

How Some Homeowners Keep Their Annual Plumbing Expenses Low – Three Important Tips

If you were to review your annual expenditure you will be surprised to see the amount of money that you are spending on plumbing repairs, maintenance and new plumbing installations. Every household invariably spends hundreds of dollars each year and you should be surprised only if you do not have plumbing repair bills on any […]

Monday, November 24th, 2014 ( No Comments )

Residential Water Heaters – Making The Right Choices

Are you installing new water heaters or replacing the faulty water heaters in your home? Today there are multiple options for the homeowners when it comes to residential water heaters. Before you select your water heaters, you need to know your options, their advantages and disadvantages. Three main factors have to be taken into account […]

Monday, October 20th, 2014 ( No Comments )

Tips For Handling Plumbing Emergencies

Plumbing emergencies can happen at any time to anyone. If you should find yourself in the midst of such emergencies, how do you deal with them? Here are few important residential plumbing tips that will help you handle emergencies effectively. # Do not panic. Most people panic as soon as they realize that they are […]

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 ( No Comments )

Why dont water heaters last as long as they used to?

A cursory search of Google will tell you that the average lifespan of a water heater is 8-11 years. While one shouldn’t believe everything that’s stated on the internet there is some truth to this statement. But only some.When I first started my plumbing career in the 90’s I remember removing water heaters that were […]

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 ( No Comments )

Holiday Drain Tips

The holidays are upon us! With Thanksgiving and Christmas just around the corner kitchens in Charlotte are abuzz with activity, and for us plumbers, that means just one thing; drain clogs. Often, homeowners rely on a caustic (acidic) drain opener to get them flowing again.These materials can be very hazardous to your health and the […]

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 ( No Comments )



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