Garbage Disposal Sounds like Grinding Metal?

If your garbage disposal sounds like grinding metal, your first thought should be to peek down there with a flashlight. Yes, grinding metal sounds, rattling sounds, or other large noises usually indicate mechanical issues. Sometimes you'll get lucky and it's just a penny stuck in your garbage disposal, but what if you can't see a [...]

By |2019-06-06T00:56:42+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Garbage Disposals|

Smart Ways to Save Water At Home

Whether you’re looking to save on your water bill, conserve in drought conditions, or lower your impact on the environment, there are many smart ways to save water at home. Share this Image On Your SitePlease include attribution to Smart Choice Plumbing with this graphic.Please include attribution to with this graphic. Get Low Flow [...]

By |2018-10-03T10:24:24+00:00August 29th, 2018|Water Conservation|

PEX Plumbing Disadvantages: What You Need to Know

When it comes to thinking about installing or replacing your plumbing, you probably get overwhelmed by the options. Even if you are doing a smaller job, it can quickly spiral out of control as you stand at the hardware store trying to determine the right materials, sizes, and shapes. PEX plumbing is probably something you’ve [...]

By |2019-06-06T00:51:36+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Plumbing FAQs|

Why is My Tankless Water Heater Not Heating?

You turn on the shower and expect to be greeted by a hot, steamy flow of water just waiting to start your morning off the right way. To your surprise, it’s a cruel, cold stream that seems to taunt you, almost guaranteeing that your day is going to suck. Once you come to your senses, [...]

By |2018-10-03T10:24:45+00:00July 10th, 2018|Water Heaters|

How to Fix a Garbage Disposal that Only Hums

There is a certain satisfaction when you stuff your leftovers down the garbage disposal to hear the mechanical jaws whirr the organic material into nothingness. But the opposite is true when you flip the switch and hear nothing but a gentle hum. What’s happening and what do you do next? Fixing a garbage disposal that [...]

By |2018-11-07T19:19:02+00:00May 29th, 2018|Garbage Disposals|

Should I Buy a Tankless Water Heater?

If you’re here, it means you’re considering a tankless water heater. You’ve probably heard a lot of conflicting information about them, so we know you want a down-to-brass-tacks look at the pros and cons of these water heaters. You’ve come to the right place. In this post, we will take a look at some the [...]

By |2018-10-03T10:25:04+00:00April 10th, 2018|Water Heaters|