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Spring Cleaning: Don’t Forget Your Water Heater

Spring Cleaning: Don’t Forget Your Water Heater Each year, we task ourselves with a mission to keep each one of our customers’ homes running, yours included. Spring is great for cleaning and reorganization, but it can also serve as the perfect opportunity to refresh your...

Is It Time to Replace Your Toilet?

Is It Time to Replace Your Toilet? The age-old question for any plumbing aficionado has come about once again. The most important seat in your house demands it—so, is it time to replace your toilet? If you haven’t had the chance to think about it,...

The Drain Cleaning Benefits of Hydro Jetting

The Drain Cleaning Benefits of Hydro Jetting There are few plumbing problems worse than seeing your toilet water rise instead of drain after you flush. It could be a simple plunger fix, but if this is happening in more than one toilet, it’s likely a...

Is Your Relaxing Bath Bomb Clogging Your Drains?

Is Your Relaxing Bath Bomb Clogging Your Drains? Our plumbers love a good bath as much as the next homeowner, but we don't want your stress-free night to turn into a total drain catastrophe. Bath bombs are hugely popular for stay-at-home spa nights. It's a...

How to Solve Your Home’s Water Pressure Issues

How to Solve Your Home’s Water Pressure Issues There are shower fanatics and bath enthusiasts, but both groups will say that low water pressure does nothing for them. Even for homeowners stuck in the middle, no one wants to deal with weak water flow. Plus,...

Silent Signs Your Home Has a Plumbing Issue

Silent Signs Your Home Has a Plumbing Issue Plumbing issues can creep up on any homeowner, especially if general maintenance has been neglected. You might notice a giant water stain immediately, but other critical signs are harder to notice. It’s more difficult to point out...

Sewer Damage: Top Causes & Prevention

Sewer Damage: Top Causes & Prevention   Homeowners rarely think that sewage backups can happen to them. In reality, as our home and city’s sewage system ages, these unfortunate disasters are more likely to occur with every passing year. If you haven’t had the pleasure…

How to Prevent Burst Pipes This Winter

How to Prevent Burst Pipes This Winter Throw up those decorations and turn off your water valves; the time of year for freezing weather and plumbing hullabaloo has come. The Bacon team loves this time of year. Our customers get more familiar with their plumbing…

Do Your Drains Smell? Here’s How to Fix It

Do Your Drains Smell? Here’s How to Fix It We’d like to think that whatever we put down our drains is out of sight, therefore, out of mind. Only when you notice something’s wrong that you realize this isn’t the case. If you have a…

Why Liquid Drain Cleaners May Not Be the Answer

Why Liquid Drain Cleaners May Not Be the Answer Have you ever wondered about the science behind your quick plumbing solutions? Any good plumber has, and Bacon wants to keep you in the know about what your plumbing experiences with liquid drain cleaners and to…

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