Essential Home Winterization Tips from Total Plumbing – Your Dallas-Fort Worth Plumbing Experts

As winter tightens its frosty grip on the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, it’s not just your wardrobe that needs changing; your home plumbing demands special attention too. At Total Plumbing, our seasoned experts understand the specific challenges that our region faces during the colder months. We’re here to guide you through essential home winterization tips to…

Winter-Ready Homes: Total Plumbing’s Guide to Preventing Burst Pipes in DFW Metroplex

Preventing Burst Pipes in the DFW Metroplex As winter approaches in the DFW Metroplex, the Total Plumbing team understands the crucial importance of preparing your home for the colder months. One of the most significant threats during winter is the risk of burst pipes, which can lead to costly damages and disruptions. In this comprehensive…

Reliable Water Heaters for Winter Comfort in DFW Metroplex

As we prepare for the cool embrace of winter in the DFW Metroplex, there’s something enchanting about the season that calls for cozy moments at home. One essential aspect of winter comfort is a dependable source of hot water. Here, the Total Plumbing team explores the importance of water heater efficiency as temperatures drop and…

Fall Plumbing Tips for Dallas Homeowners

As temperatures cool down and soups and pumpkins start appearing at every corner, it’s a sign that fall has arrived in Dallas. While many homeowners associate the fall season with colorful foliage and pumpkin-spiced everything, it’s also a critical time to give your plumbing system some attention. To help you prepare your plumbing for the…

The Ultimate Guide to Unclogging a Kitchen Sink Drain

A clogged kitchen sink drain can be a frustrating and inconvenient problem that we often encounter here in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. A clogged kitchen sink can disrupt your daily routine, whether it’s due to food scraps, grease buildup, or foreign objects finding their way down the drain. Fortunately, with the proper knowledge and tools,…

SHOULD I REPAIR OR REPLACE MY WATER HEATER — DALLAS

When faced with water heater issues, homeowners often find themselves at a crossroads: should they opt for a repair or consider a complete replacement? Making the right decision requires careful evaluation of various factors. At Total Plumbing, we understand the importance of informed decisions and want to give you the tools to do so. Below,…

UNVEILING THE ART OF HOW TO DETECT SLAB LEAKS IN DALLAS: NAVIGATING THE HAZARDS OF SUMMER HEAT

As the summer heat intensifies in Dallas, the soil’s moisture level around and underneath your home can drastically fluctuate. These fluctuations can bend and crack the pipes underneath your home, causing hidden leaks known as slab leaks. Slab leaks can cause extensive damage to your home and your home’s foundation. The worst part is that…

VACATION-READY: SUMMER PLUMBING TIPS — DALLAS

Total Plumbing Solutions: Your Partner for Comprehensive Indoor and Outdoor Plumbing Expertise   Before you go on summer vacation, it’s important to ensure your plumbing is ready to be at home all alone. After all, a small plumbing issue can quickly become an emergency if left unchecked while you’re away! Common issues like clogged drains,…

DALLAS HOME WATER FILTRATION SYSTEMS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Here in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, most tap and well water today contains some level of contamination from environmental and industrial pollutants. While water filtration isn’t new for homeowners, the technology has gotten a lot more efficient over the past few years. Below we break down everything our professional plumbers here at Total Plumbing think…

Drain Cleaning: What you need to know!

One of the most common plumbing issues homeowners face throughout the lifetime of homeownership is clogged drains and sewer lines. Over time, debris such as hair, soap scum, and food particles can accumulate in your drains, causing clogs and slowing the water flow. Unfortunately, ignoring these warning signs can lead to more significant problems down…

Spring Plumbing Checklist 2023

The season of sunshine and flowers is upon us here in North Texas, and it’s time to get your home’s plumbing in peak condition for the spring and summer months. Fortunately, Total Plumbing has your back, and we’ve compiled a short list of things you can do now to help your plumbing system in the…

Winter Water Heater Issues

In the winter months, we rely on our water heater to give us much-needed relief from the fridged outdoor temperatures.  Generally, we tend not to think about our water heaters as, more often than not, they’ve been reliable in the years past, but when they stop working, it’s crucial to you and your home that…