Pipeworks Inc. Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Bloomington’

Is It Time for Pipe Replacement?

Monday, February 25th, 2019

pipe-corrosionIf you live in an older home, repiping might eventually become a necessary step in the lifespan of your plumbing system. We understand why homeowners are hesitant to take this step, it’s a long and expensive process and it often leaves you and your family members inconvenienced. If this is one of your concerns, it’s integral that you’re absolutely certain this is the right step to take.

That’s where our team comes in. We have professionals that can assess your system and make sure that you’re the right candidate for a repiping job. Come to our team for all your piping needs in Bloomington, IL.

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Here’s Why Your Drain Smells So Awful

Monday, February 11th, 2019

bubbling-sinkDo you walk past your kitchen sink and smell an awful stench? Maybe you notice the same from your bathroom sink when you’re washing your hands or when you’re in the shower rinsing your hair. Bad smells coming from any drain in your home are pretty hard to ignore, if this is an inconvenience in your home that you’re experiencing then make sure that you contact our team sooner than later.

Plugging your nose around your sinks isn’t an effective means combatting the issue. Make sure that your plumbing in Bloomington, IL is always up to par with our services. We’ve served McLean County since 2002 and we understand the needs of homeowners here—we’ll always provide you with the best service possible the first time around.

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Get the Best for Your Business: Our Commercial Plumbing Services

Monday, January 28th, 2019

Industrial boiler gas regulation and metering moduleIf you’re in charge of running a business, you know how important the commercial plumbing services you provide for this space are. Residential plumbing is important as well, but these services only affect the overall comfort and quality of your own family members while commercial services affect the function and success of your business. Imagine trying to run a business without a working bathroom or any running water!

We take your commercial services seriously. We even provide 24/7 emergency services because we understand that plumbing needs aren’t things that arise during business hours. When you need great commercial plumbing in Bloomington, IL be sure to contact our team for the highest quality service at the best price.

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Easy Ways to Keep Your Pipes from Freezing this Winter

Monday, January 14th, 2019

Clearing of blocked hammered polluted black metal U siphon for wash basin, sanitary devices, plumbing fixtures red special means cleanser with bubbles. For labels of cleaners, printed materialsWintertime here in Bloomington means freezing cold temperatures, so make sure that your pipes are safe. If you’ve lived here in Illinois for a while, you’re probably no stranger to a frozen pipe or two. This is a relatively common inconvenience but it’s also one that’s very easily avoidable.

Pipes that burst from freezing are on of the most common causes of property damage across the country. We’ve compiled all the best ways to avoid a pipe burst but mistakes happen, so if you need emergency plumbing in Bloomington, IL then contact our team today.

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Why You Should Steer Clear of Store-Bought Drain Cleaner

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

ruined-pipesSo, you’ve got a drain clog. It’s an inconvenience, but not the end of the world. In fact, it’s an incredibly common household problem. You can just run over to the store, buy a store-bought drain cleaner, and fix the solution quickly, right? Wrong! Store-bought drain cleaners promise to work miracles for your plumbing system, but don’t be fooled. These drain cleaners can never compare to the work of a professional plumber. These drain cleaners are actually detrimental to your plumbing system. If you have a plumbing problem (even something as seemingly minor as a clog) you need a professional for the job. If you need drain cleaning in Bloomington, IL contact our team.

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How Sewer Line Problems Affect Your Indoor Air Quality

Monday, November 19th, 2018

A vector illustration of a broken sewer pipe that is currently leaking sewage into the sewer system.When you think of the problems caused by a faulty sewer line, you might not think immediately think of poor indoor air quality. A pipe leak is an extremely inconvenient problem that quickly causes significant damage to other home fixtures. If you do have a problem with your sewer line, you need to address it quickly. The repairs might be costly, but the cost of health problems caused by your indoor air quality would be even worse.

The best thing to do for your system is add “sewer cleaning” to your to-do-list to avoid these problems. This simple service will keep your sewer system in good shape. If you need sewer cleaning in Bloomington, IL then you need services from our team. We’re always fast, efficient, and conscientious.

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How do I Keep My Water Line Healthy?

Monday, August 13th, 2018

water-lineThe water line is arguably the most important part of your plumbing system. It is through the water line that all water flows before it reaches your plumbing system. If the water line is unhealthy, the rest of the plumbing system likely will be, too. If you want to keep your water line healthy, there are a number of different methods you can use. Read on to find out how to get the most out of your water line in years to come.

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Tips for Keeping Your Plumbing System in the Best Shape Possible

Monday, May 7th, 2018

kitchen-plumbingPlumbing systems may take a long time to develop issues, but when they do they’re often serious. If you don’t want a pipe rupture turning your second floor into a swamp, or lime scale strangling your water pressure throughout the house, you’re going to need to take some proactive steps. By the time you notice that your plumbing system is in trouble, it’s often too late to prevent all of the damage. Follow the tips below to make sure that your plumbing system stays as healthy as possible for as long as possible.

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Signs That You Need to Install a New Water Heater

Monday, January 29th, 2018

water-heater-installationWater heaters can last quite a while if you take proper care of them, but they can’t last forever. No matter how well you manage your water heater’s health, though, eventually you’re going to need to install a new one.

You probably don’t want to wait until your water heater breaks down entirely before installing a new one, as it will only prolong the time you spend without access to hot water. Have a look at some of the following signs that your water heater is failing, so that you can install a new one as soon as possible.

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Which Water Heater Type is Best for You?

Monday, December 18th, 2017

tank-water-heaterWater heaters are built to last, but they don’t last forever. Sooner or later, you’re going to need to replace your current water heater with a new one. Fortunately for you, there are plenty of options available on the market.

Each water heater type has its own pros and cons, so it’s important to consider which is best for you before you decide. Have a look at three of the most popular water heater types below, and the advantages that each could offer you were you to install it.

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